Southern Arc Engages SRK Consulting to Complete Technical Report for West Lombok Project
December 14, 2011 – Vancouver, BC – Southern Arc Minerals (TSX-V: SA, OTCQX: SOACF) (“Southern Arc” or “the Company”) has engaged SRK Consulting (Canada) Inc. (“SRK”) to complete a National Instrument 43-101 (“NI 43-101”) compliant technical report for the Company’s West Lombok project.
SRK has completed a site visit to the West Lombok project to provide an independent review of the Company’s sampling and logging procedures for the ongoing drilling program. Southern Arc will continue to provide SRK with information as the exploration program proceeds so that SRK can complete an independent NI 43-101 compliant technical report for the West Lombok project by the end of Q2-2012, including resource estimates for both the Mencanggah and Pelangan prospects.
Through its Perth office, SRK completed a similar technical audit of Southern Arc’s sampling and logging procedure and methodology in June 2008 and found the Company’s practices to be of industry standard and well implemented.
SRK is an international consulting house specializing in all aspects of the mining industry from grassroots exploration, through preliminary and final feasibility studies, to mine optimization, closure and remediation. Established in 1974, SRK’s clients include most of the world’s major, intermediate and junior mining and exploration companies.
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