North American Nickel Planning 2014 Exploration, Drill Programs

North American Nickel Inc. (TSXV:NAN,OTCBB:WSCRF) announced that it is in the midst of planning 2014 exploration and drill programs at its Southwest Greenland-based nickel-copper-cobalt-platinum-group metals project.

Contracts awarded to or tendered by the company include:

  • Air Greenland has been selected again this year to provide helicopter support for all of NAN’s field programs. Their experienced pilots and favourable terms insure quality service at competitive pricing for all our exploration activities, including drilling.
  • Tenders for camp and logistics services are being evaluated and will be awarded in the coming week.
  • Tenders for surface TDEM and gravity surveys will also be awarded in the coming week. The ground teams are scheduled to begin work in mid-April. The purpose of these surveys is to assist in identifying deep targets at the Imiak Hill Conduit Complex and the Fossilik showing, which is approximately nine km to the south of the IHCC. The programs and analyses are scheduled to be completed by the end of May, in advance of the 2014 drill program.
  • Drill tenders have been received and will be awarded by the end of March. Drilling is scheduled to begin in early June this year with an aggressive program at the IHCC, the site of high grade intersections including, at Imiak Hill, MQ-13-026: 18.62m core length grading 4.31% Ni 0.62% Cu and 0.14% Co from 156.70m to 175.32m, announced on October 10, 2013.

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