Abcourt Mines Inc.
TSX VENTURE : ABI

Abcourt Mines Inc.

April 28, 2008 12:49 ET

Abcourt Gives a Contract to Dismantle the Mill Equipment Recently Purchased

MONT-ST-HILAIRE, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - April 28, 2008) - Mr. Renaud Hinse, president and C.E.O. of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI), is pleased to announce that a contract has been signed with Construction Promec Inc. of Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec to dismantle the mill equipment recently purchased from Osisko Exploration Ltd. The equipment will be dismantled beginning May 1st of this year and will be transported to the Abcourt-Barvue silver zinc open pit site at Barraute, near Val d'Or, Quebec. This equipment will be installed in the new Abcourt mill once construction begins. The dismantling and transportation of equipment is set to be completed within three months.

Abcourt Mines Inc. is an exploration and development company with strategically located properties in Northwestern Quebec, Canada. The Abcourt-Barvue project with 43-101 silver-zinc ore reserves and resources and the Elder mine with 43-101 gold resources are both past producers. Abcourt is now focused on bringing these two projects back in production and at the same time, it is working on other projects (Aldermac, Jonpol and Vendome), to increase its mineral resources inventory. A positive 43-101 feasibility study was recently completed on the Abcourt-Barvue project. In addition, mill equipment has been purchased. For additional information, see our Press Releases dated February 16, 2007, August 9, 2007, February 1st, February 7 and March 12, 2008. To know more about Abcourt, please consult our web site www.abcourt.com and Sedar www.sedar.com, see "Abcourt Mines Inc".

The Abcourt shares are trading on the TSX Venture Stock Exchange under the symbol ABI.V and at Frankfurt and Berlin in Germany.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: Except for statements of historical facts, all statements in this news release, including, without limitation, statements regarding forecasts, plans and objectives of Abcourt Mines Inc., are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate; actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements.

This press release was prepared by Mr Renaud Hinse, a qualified person, president of Abcourt Mines Inc. The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Abcourt Mines Inc.
    Renaud Hinse, President
    819-768-2857 or 450-446-5511
    819-768-5475 or 450-446-3550 (FAX)
    rhinse@abcourt.com
    or
    Abcourt Mines Inc.
    Joe O'Brien
    Investors' relations
    416-750-8041
    416-750-8051 (FAX)
    jobrien@abcourt.com
    or
    MI 3 Communications inc.
    Mario Drolet
    514-904-1333
    514-904-1333 (FAX)
    mario@mi3.ca