Horizon Minerals Limited is an emerging mid-tier gold producer with high quality projects located in the heart of the West Australian goldfields. The Company hosts 1.12Moz of gold in Resources and has significant open cut and underground growth potential.
The 100% owned Boorara Gold Project is 10 kilometres east of Kalgoorlie’s Super Pit gold mine located on the eastern edge of the city of Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia. The Boorara Project contains over 1.5 kilometres of gold mineralisation striking north-west at 330 degrees. The project is divided into three project areas, namely Royal (Southern), Crown Jewel (Central) and Regal (Northern) deposits.
Horizon controls a number of prospective tenements within the Kalgoorlie region in addition to Boorara and all within trucking distance of the Boorara site. These additional projects include Binduli, Teal, Baden Powell, Windanya and Kanowna North. Together these projects fall under the Kalgoorlie Regional area.
Horizon controls a number of prospective tenements within the Coolgardie region including Anthill, Blister Dam, New Mexico, Area 54 and Yarmany. Together, the projects are groups under the title of Coolgardie Regional.
Horizon owns a number of royalties linked to producing, development and exploration projects which provide current or potential revenue streams to support ongoing activities.
Nimbus Silver Zinc Project
The 100% owned Nimbus Ag-Zn-Pb-Au deposit is located 15 kilometres east of Kalgoorlie-Boulder in Western Australia within the Kalgoorlie Terrane, near the margin with the Kurnalpi Terrane. Nimbus is bounded by northwest trending shear zones, the Kanowna Shear Zone to the east and the Boorara Shear Zone to the west.
Richmond Vanadium JV
The Richmond Vanadium project lies on the Flinders Highway and Great Northern railway, 500km west of the Townsville port and 250km east of Mt Isa. The project comprises four main prospects in the Richmond and Julia Creek districts covering an area of 1,520km2.
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Mr Bilbe is a Mining Engineer with over 40 years’ experience in the Australian and International mining industry at the operating, corporate and business level. He has comprehensive experience in all facets of open pit and underground mining and processing operations including exploration, feasibility studies, construction and provision of mining contract services.
Mr Bilbe has previously held senior management positions at Mount Gibson Iron, Aztec Resources Ltd, Portman Ltd, Aurora Gold Corp and Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines and is currently the Non-Executive Chairman of Independence Group NL.
Mr Ashok Parekh is a chartered accountant, with over 40 years’ experience, who owns a large Accounting Practice in Kalgoorlie, which he has operated for 33 years. He was awarded the Centenary Medal in 2003 by the Governor General of Australia, and was recently awarded the Meritorious Service Award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants, the highest award granted by the institute in Australia.
Mr Parekh has over 33 years’ experience in providing advice to mining companies and service providers to the mining industry. He has spent many years negotiating with public listed companies and prospectors on mining deals which have resulted in new IPOs and the commencement of new gold mining operations. He has also been involved in the management of gold mining and milling companies in the Kalgoorlie region, and has been the Managing Director of some of these companies. He is well known in the West Australian mining industry and has a very successful background in the ownership of numerous businesses in the Goldfields. Mr Parekh was an Executive Chairman of ASX-listed A1 Consolidated Gold Limited (ASX: AYC) from 2011 to 2014.
Mr Jeffrey Williams has over 40 years’ industry experience with 16 years’ experience as a professional mining engineer in Australia and seven years in the stockbroking industry, and is a Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. His mining experience ranges from mine planning, underground management and feasibility studies through to mine development.
Mr Williams was the Managing Director of Mineral Deposits Ltd for 15 years and departed in late 2011. He secured the Sabodala gold and Grande Cote zircon projects in Senegal in West Africa, and commenced gold production in March 2009. The market capitalisation of Mineral Deposits Limited increased from AUD$6 million in 2003 to over AUD$1000 million in 2011. Mr Williams has since been involved in other smaller mining companies on the ASX to develop exploration plans mostly in Australia.
He is currently a Director of Herencia Resources plc.
Mr Price has over 25 years’ experience in Australia and overseas across all aspects of the industry including exploration, development, construction and mining operations in the gold and advanced minerals sectors. Jon graduated as a metallurgist and holds a Masters in Mineral Economics from the Western Australian School of Mines. He then worked in various gold and advanced mineral operations including general manager of the Paddington gold and St Ives gold operations in the Western Australian goldfields.
More recently, Jon was the founding Managing Director of Phoenix Gold which was acquired by Evolution Mining.
Chief Operating Officer
Mr Haywood is a mining engineer with over 25 years’ experience in underground and open cut mining operations and holds a First Class Mine Managers Certificate. He has managed mining projects from feasibility through to operations predominantly in the Western Australian goldfields for junior and multinational gold mining companies including Phoenix Gold, Saracen Mineral Holdings and Gold Fields.
General Manager Boorara
Mr Andrew Pumphrey is a geologist and mine surveyor with 30 years’ experience in the Western Australian mining industry. Since May 2016 Mr Pumphrey holds the role of General Manager for MacPhersons Resources, prior to this in August 2015 he re-joined MacPhersons as the Operations Manager. He previously held the role of Exploration Manager from January 2012 to August 2014 at MacPhersons.
Mr Pumphrey has been based in Kalgoorlie since 1989 operating a successful mineral exploration contracting business. He has applied his extensive field experience and geological knowledge to numerous gold and nickel projects throughout WA. He has also been involved in private underground and open pit gold mining including processing operations.
Mr O’Farrell is a highly experienced geologist with over 25 years’ experience in all facets of Exploration, Development and Mining in Australia and abroad for multi-commodities. This has included project generation, conceptual and greenfields exploration, resource modelling and estimation and feasibility studies. His highly successful career has included exploration and development in most Australian states and throughout the Asia-Pacific region including the Darlot, Granites and Simberi Gold Mines.
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163-167 Stirling Highway
Nedlands WA 6009
PO Box 1104
Nedlands WA 6909
Phone: +61 (0)8 9386 9534
Fax: +61 (0)8 9389 1597