NEMI Northern Energy & Mining Inc. (TSXV:NNE.A) is pleased to announce its first unit train shipment of approximately 10,000 tonnes of metallurgical coal from its Trend Small Mine to the Ridley Terminals coal port, Prince Rupert, British Columbia. This shipment represents the formal reactivation of the metallurgical coal mining tradition of the Tumbler Ridge area in northeastern British Columbia.
?Congratulations to NEMI on a great team effort in planning and completing the rail link into their new mine. CN looks forward to a long and successful working relationship with NEMI? said Ross Goldsworthy, Vice President – Bulk Commodities, CN.
NEMI would like to thank all of its employees, consultants, contractors and shareholders for their contribution, support, dedication, and perseverance during the past year.
NEMI has overcome numerous challenges to achieve its goal in becoming the first new metallurgical coal producer in the Tumbler Ridge area since 1983.
NEMI Northern Energy and Mining Inc. is a western Canadian based coal company with strategically located metallurgical coal properties in northeast British Columbia. The Company owns a 100 % interest in the Trend Property located near the town of Tumbler Ridge. NEMI also has a 50 % interest in the Belcourt Saxon Limited Partnership that covers over 50,000 hectares of known and highly prospective coal bearing land in northeast British Columbia.
Rob Vandale, NEMI Plant Superintendent and Brent