Excelsior Mining “The Copper Solution Company” is a mineral exploration and development company that is advancing the Gunnison Copper Project in Cochise County, Arizona. The project is an advanced staged, low cost, environmentally friendly in-situ recovery copper extraction project that is fully-permitted to 125 million pounds per year of copper cathode production. The Feasibility Study projected an after-tax NPV of US$ 807 million and an IRR of 40% using a US$ 2.75 per pound copper price and a 7.5% discount rate.
Stephen Twyerould – President and CEO
Mr. Twyerould has over 30 years of experience in the exploration and mining industry, 17 of which were spent with WMC Resources Ltd, where he managed WMC’s gold geology group comprising 50 geologists across three operational sites. Mr. Twyerould has a proven track record of discovery and definition of world-class ore bodies. In addition, he has expertise in unlocking geological potential to deliver operational improvements and business growth. He helped take Reliance Mining (now Consolidated Resources, CSM-AU) from a market capitalization of AUS$3 million to AUS$100 million in 4 years. Mr. Twyerould received a doctorate in Geology and Geochemistry from the University of Oregon in 1997 and a BSc (Hons) in Geology from the University of Melbourne, Australia in 1984.
What is your rationale for attending 121 Mining Investment?
We want to find investors who will purchase Excelsior Mining stock.
What recent news would you like to highlight to investors attending?
Excelsior is on-track for first copper production before the end of the year.
What are your key goals for the next 3, 6 and 12 months?
Complete the construction process.
Commence production of copper cathode and optimize production.
Achieve commercial production status.
What do you see as the key risks and challenges facing your company at the moment and how are you overcoming these?
None. We are fully permitted and fully financed, and we are very close to commencing mining operations.
In a sentence, what do you think makes your company such a compelling investment?
In this challenged junior-mining environment, only the best projects get financed. Excelsior is one of the very rare companies that actually take a project into production. Our low cost in-situ recovery mine will be the next new copper producer in the United States.