Bluejay Mining plc LON:JAY the AIM and FSE listed company with projects in Greenland and Finland, is pleased to provide an update on permitting developments for the Dundas Ilmenite Project in Greenland.
— Successfully finalised the “Terms of Reference” for both the Environmental Impact Assessment (‘EIA’) and Social Impact Assessment (‘SIA’)
-- Completed a White Paper, which encompasses the stakeholder consultation response period
— All documents accepted and approved by the Greenland Government and the relevant licencing bodies
— Received a high degree of support from all stakeholders – highlighted during the process of public consultation and engagement
— EIA and SIA now earmarked for completion in Q1 2018 ahead of commencing production later that year
-- Permitting developments can be seen on the Greenlandic Government portal: http://naalakkersuisut.gl/en/Hearings/Hearing-Archive/2017/Forhoering-for-kommissorier-for-VSB-og-VVM-for-Titaniumprojektet-ved-Pituffik
Bluejay CEO Roderick McIllree said, “Continued progression through the permitting system marks another key achievement for our Dundas Ilmenite Project as we continue to execute on our defined development strategy to build a robust and long life mineral project. With strong stakeholder and Government support received to date, we can now advance into the final stages of project permitting, which together with ongoing feasibility studies, will culminate in an application for exploitation early next year. We look forward to keeping shareholders updated with our progress.”