Nevada Copper Corp. (TSX:NCU) announced that it has short-listed three underground contractors for final award.
As quoted in the press release:
The contractor selected will sink a 2,200 foot, 24 foot diameter production-sized shaft on the East underground deposit of the Pumpkin Hollow Project located near Yerington, Nevada. The final selection will be made after the completion of a comprehensive bidding and review process that will conclude in early December. Merit Consultants International Inc. has conducted this process over the past four months.
Nevada Copper is also pleased to provide an update on its Definitive Feasibility Study (“DFS”) for the Pumpkin Hollow project (See September 19, 2011 News Release). The DFS is well advanced and progressing on schedule with a draft report available for internal peer review in December 2011. Publication of DFS results is scheduled for release the week of January 16, 2012.