Trans-Siberian Gold plc (TSG.LN) announces an update of the Mineral Resource estimate for the Asacha deposit in Kamchatka, Russia.
The updated Mineral Resource estimate was conducted by Seequent (formerly AGL) and classified according to the guidelines of the JORC Code (2012).
Mineral Resource Summary
The Mineral Resource estimate for Asacha as of 31 December 2017 is shown in the following table:
|Classification||Zone||'000 tonnes||Au (g/t)||Ag (g/t)||Au ('000oz)||Ag ('000oz)|
1. Resources are reported above 4g/t cut-off grade
2. Resources are reported after mining depletion, having allowed for mining dilution to 31 Dec 2017
3. Tonnage and grades have been rounded
The resource at Asacha occurs in two zones: the Main zone (currently being mined) and East zone (not yet mined). The Main zone comprises six defined veins, with the bulk of the resource contained in two of these, QV1 and QV2, while the East zone is comprised of three narrow vein structures.
The purpose of these annual updates is to incorporate new data available from mining development, exploration drilling and to account for mining depletion.