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E M I C H I E F TA I N M E TA L S I N C . CAN ADA SUMMER 2012 Far But Fine The Tulsequah property may be remotely located, but Chieftain Metals says the company is focused on the deposit’s large potential. • Atlin, British Columbia Chieftain Metals says it expects robust development at the Tulsequah property.. “Once we get going, we expect to be one of the lowest-cost operators in the world.” // PAUL CHAWRUN, executive vice president [ B Y S TA C I D AV I D S O N ] The Tulsequah project is not a new discovery to the mining industry – it was mined in the 1950s and there has been significant development on the site over PROFILE Chieftain Metals Inc.. | Headquarters: Toronto | Property location: Atlin, British Columbia | Employees: 15 | Specialty: Mineral acquisition, exploration and development the past 15 to 20 years, according to Paul Chawrun, executive vice president of corporate development for Chieftain Metals Inc. But Tulsequah has much more potential, Chawrun notes, and Chieftain Metals plans to explore that to its fullest as part of the company’s growing operations. “This site contains a very high-grade deposit and the value of its rock is very high,” he explains. “Once we overcome the property’s infrastructure challenges, we will have access to a very high-value deposit. As a result, our operating margins will be quite robust, and once we get going, we expect to be one of the lowestcost producers in the world.” Incorporated in 2010, Chieftain Metals focuses on the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral properties. From the start, the company has been dedicated to the acquisition of the Tulsequah project, which consists of 38 mineral claims and Crown-grants, 52

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Wind Financing
Latin American Energy
Mining Developments
Wabash Mfg. Inc.
Mega Precious Metals
Iron Ore Company of Canada
Rainy River Resources Ltd.
Canada Energy
Gear Energy
Manitok Energy Inc.
Chieftain Metals
IC Potash
Nyrstar Langlois Mine
Phoenix Technology Services Inc.
Waycon Manufacturing Ltd.
Tuscany International Drilling
Latin America Focus
Canacol Energy
Orosur Mining
Lithium One Inc.
Cabo Drilling (Panama) Corp.
Continental Gold Ltd.
Guyana Oil Co. Ltd.
Batero Gold Corp.
The Williston Basin
Primary Petroleum
Sanjel Corp.
Summit Energy Services
Kengor Metals LLC
Stone Energy
Holloway Pipe
McFarren Group – Appalachian Transload Services
Trumbull Corp.
De-Cal Mechanical
Buck’s Fabricating
ITI Trailers & Truck Bodies
Hamilton Machine/ ValTek Industries
Rodenberg Diversified LLC
Mazzella Lifting Technologies
Independence Excavating
Magna-Solutions LLC
Blackhawk Specialty Tools LLC
MinExpo 2012
Rail-Veyor Technologies
STW Technic
RAM Enterprise
Miner Elastomer Products Corp.
McElroy Manufacturing
REICHdrill Inc.
Gunnebo Johnson Corp.
The Timken Co.
K/M Specialty Pumps & Systems Inc.
Schroeder Industries
The Reinforced Earth Co.
Geoprobe Systems®
Sumitomo Pogo Mine LLC – Pogo Mine
Power Service Inc.
National Pump Co.
Peak Oilfield Service Co.
TonaTec Exploration
Xtreme Oil & Gas Inc.
White Tiger Gold
TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd.
Lydford Mining Co.
MFM Industries Inc.
Crescent Companies
Tri State Tank
Aquila Resources
Armstrong Coal
EnerJex Resources Inc.
Sanchez Energy Corp.
Chatham Steel Corp.
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