VANCOUVER, BC / February 17th, 2021 / VERTICAL EXPLORATION INC. (TSX-V: VERT) (“Vertical” or “the Company”) is pleased to provide an update regarding its quarry permitting application to the Government of Quebec for its St-Onge Wollastonite project located in the Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec.
Vertical’s operations partner, Magnor Exploration Inc. (Magnor), has worked closely with its engineering team to prepare all required paperwork for the Company’s final quarry permit submission under Section 22 of the Environmental Quality Act for a Certificate of Authorization (CA) from the Quebec Ministry of Environment and Fight against Climate Change (MELCC), as well as the final paperwork required for a BEX (Bail d’Exploitation Miniere Permit) from the Quebec Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (MERN).
Peter P. Swistak, President/CEO of Vertical Exploration Inc., commented: “Our operations partner Magnor has done an excellent job completing the extensive paperwork required for a quarry permit for our St-Onge Wollastonite project. Despite the inevitable delays caused by the current pandemic and related protocols, we have been able to move ahead as efficiently as possible and provide all the key information required by the Quebec Government. We look forward to providing a further update in the near future”.
ABOUT VERTICAL EXPLORATION Vertical Exploration’s mission is to identify, acquire, and advance high potential mining prospects located in North America for the benefit of its stakeholders. The Company’s flagship St-Onge Wollastonite property is located in the Lac-Saint-Jean area in the Province of Quebec.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Peter P. Swistak, President/CEO
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