Otis Clarifies Technical Disclosures
June 24, 2016
Vancouver, B.C. – Otis Gold Corp. (“Otis” or the “Company”) announces that as a result of a review by the British Columbia Securities Commission, we are issuing this release to clarify certain technical disclosures.
The Company has engaged Mr. Paul D. Gray, PGeo (APEGBC #29833), as its independent Qualified Person (“QP”) within the meaning of National Instrument 43-101 (“NI 43-101”), replacing Dr. John R. Carden on an interim basis. Mr. Gray has assumed responsibility for the Company’s technical and scientific disclosures issued by Otis dating to June 2011, and as such this information can be relied on. Mr. Gray has, among other things, reviewed historical QA/QC and data verification procedures with Otis’ technical personnel and reviewed all scientific and technical disclosures to ensure compliance with NI 43-101. Mr. Gray has reviewed and approved the scientific and technical contents contained in this news release.
Additionally, the Company is preparing an updated NI 43-101 Technical Report on its Oakley Project to replace the existing NI 43-101 Technical Report dated February 28, 2008 and entitled "Blue Hill Creek Gold Project - Geology, Mineralization, Resource Potential, Cassia County, Idaho, and advises that the resource estimate contained therein is not current and should not be relied on. The new Technical Report will, among other things, reflect the additional and contiguous land position staked at Matrix Creek (see News Release dated September 18, 2014) and drilling activity completed in 2014 (see News Release dated February 15, 2015) and will bring its resource estimate to a current status. This report, which has been commissioned and is in process, will be released upon completion.
About the Company
Otis is a resource company focused on the acquisition, exploration, and development of precious metal deposits in Idaho, USA. Otis is currently developing its flagship property, the Kilgore Gold Project, located in Clark County, Idaho.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
“Craig T. Lindsay”
President and CEO
For additional information, please contact: Craig T. Lindsay Tel: 604.683.2507
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The forward-looking information contained in this press release is made as of the date hereof and Otis undertakes no obligation to update publicly or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, unless so required by applicable securities laws.
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