NRG Metals Inc. (“NRG” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: NGZ) (OTCQB: NRGMF) (Frankfurt: OGPN) is pleased to announce that it has awarded a contract for the initial diamond drilling at its Hombre Muerto North lithium project ( ” HMN ” ) in Salta province, Argentina to AGV Falcon Drilling SRL of Salta, Argentina. The initial phase of drilling will consist of three cores holes, which will be drilled up to a maximum depth of 400 meters depending upon results obtained. The drilling is expected to commence in early-April, depending upon weather conditions.
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The HMN project is located at the northern end of the prolific Hombre Muerto Salar, adjacent to FMC’s producing Fenix lithium mine and Galaxy Resources’ Sal de Vida development stage project. The Fenix mine is the largest producing lithium mine in Argentina, and the Sal de Vida project is the largest development stage lithium project in Argentina.