26 Sep 2007

PNG drilling results show high-grade copper and gold assays at Solwara

10:31 am on 26 September 2007

Nautilus Minerals Incorporated says drilling results in Papua New Guinea at Solwara show high-grade copper and gold assays.

The company is now looking to extend the prospect.

The website, Forbes.com, reports the mining company as saying a total of 107 holes were drilled during the programme.

Nautilus chief executive David Heydon says the results are remarkable and rare.