VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tactical Resources Corp. (CSE: RARE) (OTC: USREF) (“Tactical Resources” or the “Company”), a mineral exploration and development company focused on the rare earth elements (“REEs”) that drive the critical technologies of the future, is pleased to announce the appointment of Norman Chow, P. ENG as Qualified Person (QP) as defined in NI 43-101, with respect to the disclosure of metallurgical scientific and technical reporting regarding the Peak Project in Texas.
Company CEO, Ranjeet Sundher, notes, “We continue to grow and build our team with a strong focus on diligence, disclosure, and technical excellence. The potential ability to fast-track the transformation of an existing tailings operation into a rare earths mineral producer comes at a critical juncture for domestic production demand. We aim to advance our Peak Project as quickly as possible, and we look forward to working with Norman, and to providing him with all necessary resources he may require in his efforts. The resulting NI 43-101 technical report will consequently serve as a solid foundation for our path forward and we are excited by the impact his work will have on the future success of our venture.”
Mr. Chow is the President & Director of Kemetco Research Inc., which he founded to provide contract research and development specializing in extractive metallurgy, chemical processing, and specialty chemical analysis. Kemetco provides laboratory analysis and testing, field work, bench scale studies, pilot plant investigations, consulting services, applied research and development and intellectual property management. Kemetco offers a 20,000 sq ft. state-of-the-art research facility and is one of Canada’s largest privately held contract R&D firms servicing environmental, chemical, and mining companies.
Mr. Chow also serves as co-founder and director of Process Manufacturing Inc. a specialty manufacturer of industrial processing equipment. Operating out of a 30,000 sq. ft. facility in Surrey, BC, Process Manufacturing provides electrical and mechanical design, engineering, project management and construction services. He also served as Executive Director, Industry and Government, for Cantest Ltd. (following their acquisition of Vizon Scitec), and as Group Director, Chemical and Electrochemical Processes at Vizon Scitec (formerly BC Research Inc.), and as President at DynaPower Inc. after a period as Technical Sales Manager at DynaPower (a subsidiary of DynaMotive), where he had previously served as R&D Manager at DynaMotive Technologies Corp. after a stint as a Corrosion Research Scientist at the Shell Canada Ltd. Research Centre.
Mr. Chow is a PhD Candidate (2020), and earned a M.A.Sc., Metals and Materials Engineering (1997) and a B.A.Sc., Metals and Materials Engineering all from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC. He received a 2004 Business in Vancouver 40 under 40 Award – Awarded to British Columbia’s Top Business Achievers Under the Age of 40, and a 2002 Horace Pops Award – Awarded for Top Paper Presented at the Wire Association International’s 71st Annual Convention and a 1996 Financial Post Technology Gold Award – Top Environmental Technology in Canada. He is a NI 43-101 Qualified Person and a Professional Engineer registered in the Province of British Columbia.
Tactical Resources is committed to becoming a premier North American developer of REE products to meet domestic supply chain needs. The Company’s Peak Project is a tailings offtake venture based upon active cut rock operations of the Sierra Blanca Quarry, LLC located in Hudspeth County, Texas located 68 miles southeast of El Paso, and two miles southeast of the Round Top Rare Earth Element project owned by Texas Minerals Resources Corporation & USA Rare Earth. For more information on the Peak Project, watch this video here, or visit the Tactical Resources website.
On Behalf of The Board of Directors,
Chief Executive Officer & Director
Tactical Resources Corp.
About Tactical Resources Corp. (CSE: RARE) (OTC: USREF)
Tactical Resources is a mineral exploration and development company focused on rare earth elements based in Vancouver, British Columbia, and holds interests at the Peak Project in western Texas, the Lac Ducharme property located in Quebec, and the SAM property in Northern Saskatchewan. The Company is also actively involved in the development of innovative metallurgical processing techniques to further unlock REE development potential. Find out more at: www.tacticalresources.com and follow us on Twitter.
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