Vancouver, April 12, 2022 – FPX Nickel Corp. (TSX-V: FPX, OTCQB: FPOCF) (“FPX” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Anne Currie to the Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ms. Currie is a recognized leader in the permitting of major Canadian mining projects, with over 30 years of experience in the private and public sector, including as a former senior partner with the leading global consultancy Environmental Resources Management (“ERM”), and in her prior role as British Columbia’s Chief Gold Commissioner, the chief regulatory authority for the Mineral Tenure Act.
Vancouver, March 30, 2022 – FPX Nickel Corp. (TSX-V: FPX, OTCQB: FPOCF) (“FPX” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has established a new subsidiary company, CO2 Lock Corp. (“CO2 Lock”), to pursue opportunities in large-scale, low-cost and permanent carbon capture and storage (“CCS”). CO2 Lock has raised $1.7 million in a seed round financing, leaving FPX Nickel with an approximately 76% ownership interest (fully diluted) in CO2 Lock, which will proceed with an independent management team in developing carbon sequestration operations in geological settings worldwide with similarities to FPX’s Decar Nickel District (“Decar”).
Vancouver, March 14, 2022 – FPX Nickel Corp. (TSX-V: FPX, OTCQB: FPOCF) (“FPX” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce results of the summer 2021 infill drilling program at the Baptiste Project (the “Project”) at the Company’s 100%-owned Decar Nickel District (the “District”) in central British Columbia. These results are highlighted by hole 21BAP073, which returned the third-highest grading broad interval of near-surface nickel mineralization in the Project’s history.
Vancouver, March 7, 2022 – FPX Nickel Corp. (TSX-V: FPX, OTCQB: FPOCF) (“FPX” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kyle Marte, P. Eng., as the Company’s Principal Metallurgist. Mr. Marte, formerly Senior Process Engineer with Fluor Canada Ltd. specializing in the metallurgical recovery of base and battery metals, will lead the advancement of the metallurgical understanding of FPX’s projects, including the PEA-stage Baptiste Nickel Project in central British Columbia.
Vancouver, February 1, 2022 – FPX Nickel Corp. (TSX-V: FPX, OTCQB: FPOCF) (“FPX” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has commenced an internal scoping study to further evaluate the option to produce nickel sulphate for the electric vehicle (“EV”) battery supply chain from the high-grade nickel concentrate produced by the Company’s Baptiste Nickel Project (“Baptiste” or “the Project”) in central British Columbia. This study incorporates the positive results of previous leaching testwork on the clean, high-grade Baptiste nickel concentrate (63% nickel), which confirmed the Project’s potential to be a significant supplier of high-purity feedstock for the EV battery market.