Appointment notice – President and CEO

Val-d’Or, November 23, 2018 —The Board of Directors of SOQUEM, a subsidiary of Ressources Québec, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Michel Gilbert as Interim President and CEO. Mr. Gilbert was appointed following Mr. Olivier Grondin’s departure. The latter had served as President and CEO of SOQUEM since June 30, 2016, and he left the company on October 26, 2018.

Mr. Gilbert holds a bachelor’s degree in geological engineering and a master’s degree in applied sciences from the École Polytechnique de Montréal. He is currently a lecturer in applied management for the mining industry at the Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue and is the director of a private firm operating in the mining exploration industry. Mr. Gilbert is a member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec and has nearly 30 years of experience in mine exploration and development, having worked in Quebec and Mexico for Aurizon Mines and Cambior. He was chairman of Ressources Cartier’s board of directors, the director of CONSOREM, and he also served as a director for numerous non-profit organizations. Ressources Québec is a subsidiary of Investissement Québec that consolidates government equity stakes in the natural resources sector—including mining exploration—through its own subsidiary: SOQUEM.

28 April 2020

OTTAWA, ONTARIO, April 23, 2020 – Focus Graphite Inc., an advanced exploration and mining company focused on the production of graphite concentrate, today announced that the Company has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Investissement Québec to sell the Company’s 50% interest in the Kwyjibo rare earth elements Project to Investissement Québec for the […]

27 April 2020

Induced Polarization Survey confirms 5.6 km Target along the Copperfield Trend Longueuil, Quebec – Azimut Exploration Inc. is pleased to report the results of an induced polarization geophysical survey conducted this winter over the eastern part of the 20-kilometre Copperfield Trend on the Pikwa Property, in the James Bay region of Quebec. Planned work in […]

27 April 2020

TORONTO, April 27, 2020 — Probe Metals Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of SOQUEM Inc’s (“SOQUEM”) 25% interest in the Company’s Detour Quebec Joint-Venture Project. Upon the completion of the Transaction, Probe will own 100% of the project.

18 March 2020

Fermeture des bureaux Pandémie de COVID-19 Val-d’Or, le 18 mars 2020 – SOQUEM avise qu’elle ferme ses bureaux, entrepôts et carothèques à compter de ce jour à 17 h pour une période indéterminée à la suite des recommandations du gouvernement de prendre les mesures nécessaires pour limiter la propagation de la COVID-19.