Gold Bullion provides mineral resource estimate update For Granada
Friday, Nov 16, 2012
VANCOUVER, Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Gold Bullion Development Corp. (TSXV: GBB) (OTCPINK: GBBFF) (the "Company" or "Gold Bullion") is pleased to provide an updated independent NI 43-101 compliant gold mineral resource estimate on its Granada Gold Property, located along the prolific Cadillac trend in North-western Quebec, 5 km south of the city of Rouyn-Noranda. The total gold resource at Granada now stands at 2,638,000 gold ounces using a cut-off grade of 0.40 g/t with 1,605,000 ounces in the Measured and Indicated categories.
Highlights include the following:
The in situ measured resource is 946,000 ounces (28.735 million tonnes grading 1.02 g/t), indicated resource is 659,000 ounces (18.740 million tonnes grading 1.09 g/t), inferred resource is 1,033,000 ounces gold (29.975 million tonnes grading 1.07 g/t Au) using a cut-off grade of 0.40 g/t.
The selected base case in-pit measured resource is 811,300 ounces (24.992 million tonnes grading 1.01 g/t), indicated resource is 354,600 ounces (9.336 million tonnes grading 1.18 g/t), inferred resource is 11,100 ounces gold (0.449 million tonnes grading 0.77 g/t Au) using an effective cut-off grade of 0.36 g/t based on a Whittle-optimized pit shell simulation using estimated operating costs, a 3 year trailing average gold price of CAN$1450 per ounce and a corresponding lower cut-off grade of 0.36 grams per tonne gold.
Previous small open pits have been taken into account and are starting surfaces of optimization while the historical production of 51,476 ounces (181,744 sT @ 0.28 oz/sT) from 1930 to 1935 are included in the resource statement. (cannot physically remove from measured, indicated or inferred).
The mineralized system is still open at depth and laterally.
About Gold Bullion Development Corp.
Gold Bullion Development Corp. is a TSX Venture-listed junior natural resource company focusing on the exploration and development of its Granada Property near Rouyn-Noranda, Québec. Additional information on the company's Granada gold property is available by visiting the website at www.GoldBullionDevelopmentCorp.com and on SEDAR.com.
"Frank J. Basa"
Frank J. Basa, P.Eng.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Service Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. This news release may contain forward-looking statements including but not limited to comments regarding the timing and content of upcoming work programs, geological interpretations, receipt of property titles, potential mineral recovery processes, etc. Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions and therefore, involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements.
SOURCE Gold Bullion Development Corp.