About West Kirkland Mining
Founded in 2010, West Kirkland Mining is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol “WKM”. The Company was formed to focus on gold exploration in North America and today has consolidated a significant precious metals mineral position in the Walker Lane gold trend in Southern Nevada
In April of 2014 West Kirkland Mining acquired a 75% interest in the Hasbrouck Gold Project located between Reno and Las Vegas on Highway 95, Nevada. At the time of purchase, the Hasbrouck Project consisted of two oxide gold-silver deposits, Hasbrouck, and eight kilometers north, Three Hills on 13,000 acre in the historically prolific Tonopah region. By the end of 2018, West Kirkland Mining had added a further 3,700 acres to the Hasbrouck Project, including the historic Tonopah Divide Mine and the Hill of Gold deposit.
West Kirkland's management team has a successful track record of founding precious metals exploration and development companies. They have experience with numerous value-adding transactions from takeovers to mergers and mine construction. Their track record includes the following:
- West Timmins Mining (WTM:TSX.V): takeover by Lake Shore Gold Corp for C$424 million in 2009
- MAG Silver (MAG:TSX): emerging Mexican silver producer
- Platinum Group Metals (PTM:TSX): South African platinum developer which discovered and is developing the 35 million ounce Waterberg Deposit.