Vancouver, British Columbia (FSCwire) - Noram Ventures Inc. (TSX-V: NRM and Frankfurt: N7R) ("Noram" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it is expanding the surface and sub-surface sampling being conducted on its South Block Extension to include its Zeus and Spartan lithium brine/clay claim groups (Figure 1).
Initial surface sampling on the Zeus claims returned lithium values ranging from 196ppm to a high of 760ppm with an average value of 530ppm lithium. This next phase of sampling is expected to be completed in 2 weeks.
Bradley Peek, MSc and Certified Professional Geologist of Harrison Land Services, will be supervising the sampling program and ensuring the samples are expedited on a daily basis to ALS in Reno, Nevada, for MS-ICP analysis.
The Zeus and Spartan claim groups form part of the South Block Extension recently acquired by staking through Noram’s wholly owned subsidiary, Green Energy Resources. The South Block consists of 550 claims in three contiguous claim groups (Zeus, Hades and Spartan) and covers approximately 10,740 acres. For additional information, see news releases of May 26, 2016, June 7, 2016 and June 9, 2016.
“Noram contimues to amass one of the largest land packages in Nevada’s Clayton Valley,” said Noram’s president Mark Ireton. “Our non-contiguous North and South Blocks now total 738 claims covering 14,738 acres and are positioned both north and south of Albemarle’s Silver Peak mine, North America’s only lithium producer.”
Michael Collins, P.Geo., and independent Qualified Person as defined in National Instrument 43-101, has reviewed and approved the technical content of this news release on behalf of the Company.
About Noram Ventures Inc.:
Noram Ventures Inc. (TSX-V: NRM Frankfurt: N7R) is a Canadian based junior exploration company, with a goal of becoming a force in the Green Energy Revolution through the development of lithium and graphite deposits and becoming a low-cost supplier for the burgeoning lithium battery industry. The Company’s primary business focus since formation has been the exploration of mineral projects that include the lithium projects in Clayton Valley in Nevada and the Jumbo graphite property in southeastern British Columbia. Noram’s long term strategy is to build a multi-national lithium-graphite dominant industrial minerals company to produce and sell lithium and graphite into the markets of Europe, North America and Asia. Please visit our web site for further information: www.noramventures.com.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
/s/ “Mark R. Ireton”
President & Director
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