Urex Energy Announces Manager for Its New Central Asia-Europe Initiative Wednesday November 1, 4:30 pm ET
RENO, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Urex Energy Corporation (the "Company" or "Urex") (OTCBB: URXE - News) is pleased to announce that Dr. Amer Smailbegovic has agreed to join Urex as manager of its new Central Asia-Europe Initiative. Dr. Smailbegovic received a Bachelors of Science in Geology (1997) from Charleston College, Charleston, South Carolina and a Ph.D. in Geophysics (2001) from the University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada. Dr. Smailbegovic is currently a "Visiting Professor" at the International University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. ADVERTISEMENT
Dr. Smailbegovic is also President of TeraElement Ltd. of Reno, Nevada, a consulting company that provides technical services to the mining and mineral industry. His work history includes Senior Scientist for Geophysics and Remote Sensing at SpecTir Corporation, Research Fellow at the Arthur Brant Laboratory for Exploration Geophysics, and Special Projects Assistant with the South Carolina/NASA Space Grant Consortium.
Dr. Smailbegovic will take charge of Urex's new initiative in Central Europe-Asia which is designed to screen for opportunities related to nuclear minerals. Dr. Smailbegovic is fluent in four languages with a significant contact network and specialized knowledge of the region's mining laws and geology.
"We are extremely pleased that Dr. Smailbegovic has joined our technical team and excited about the potential opportunities in Central Europe-Asia," stated Richard Bachman the Company's President.
Urex Energy Corp. is focused on actively exploring and developing uranium properties in Argentina and New Mexico. Urex owns a 99.8% interest in the Rio Chubut property comprised of 170,000 hectares of land which is adjacent to the Cerro Solo Uranium deposit located in Chubut Province within Patagonia of southern Argentina. The Cerro Solo exploration block is approximately 20 km x 50 km, and borders the Cerro Solo Uranium deposit to both the North and the South.
Urex also owns a 100% interest in the La Jara Mesa Extension uranium property consisting of 137 unpatented mining claims in the Grants Mining District, Cibola County, New Mexico. The La Jara Mesa Extension property lies adjacent to Laramide Resources Ltd.'s La Jara Mesa and Melrich uranium deposits. Between 1950 and 1978 the Grants Mining District produced 270 million pounds of uranium oxide which ranks it as the most prolific uranium district in the United States.
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