American Mining and Tunneling LLC

American Mining and Tunneling LLC

March 19, 2013 13:17 ET

American Mining and Tunneling Awarded Raise Contract by Klondex Mines Ltd.

ELKO, NEVADA--(Marketwire - March 19, 2013) - American Mining and Tunneling LLC ("American" or the "Company") announces that it has recently been awarded the Alimak Raise Climber contract for the Fire Creek gold property located in North Central Nevada. Fire Creek is strategically located in the Northern Nevada Rift between the past producing Mule Canyon Mine and the world class pipeline and Cortez gold deposits to the south.

Alimak raising in addition to Alimak mining is one of the safest and most cost effective methods of developing escape ways, ventilation shafts, and more. The Alimak method raises between levels by drilling, loading and blasting from a platform on the Raise Climber, which is adapted to fit the precise dimensions and shape of the raise.

American VP of Business Development Alex Deeds states, "We are more than pleased to become a part of the Fire Creek exploration and development team as Klondex moves towards bulk sampling. Klondex Mines and the Fire Creek project present us with exciting, impressive and quality opportunities. We take care of our customers by formulating and implementing efficient cost effective solutions for their project development challenges."

American Mining and Tunneling combines modernized industry leading equipment with experienced technical and professional operational staff resulting in completion of complex challenging mine development and construction projects.

About Klondex Mines Ltd.

Klondex Mines Ltd. is focused on the exploration and development of its Fire Creek gold deposit in North Central Nevada. Fire Creek is a compelling gold mining prospect located in a region of prolific gold production that is near power, transportation, mining infrastructure and several milling facilities.

Klondex Mines Ltd., Suite 600, 595 Howe Street, Vancouver, BS, V6C T25 Tel: 604-662-3902

About American Mining and Tunneling LLC

American Mining and Tunneling LLC is a mining services company headquartered in Spokane Valley, Washington. The Company provides mine development and construction services to the mining industry ranging from beginning stage exploration to the end of mine life reclamation. International services are provided through its North American divisions in Elko, Nevada, Winnemucca, Nevada, Spokane Valley, Washington and Hermisillo, Mexico. Emphasis at American is on maintaining the highest quality, experienced and professional personnel supported by a safety first companywide culture. American Mining and Tunneling LLC is privately owned by Steve and Cassandra Elloway, also of Spokane Valley, Washington.

American Mining and Tunneling LLC, 19208 E. Broadway, Spokane Valley, Washington 99016

Further information about the Company can be found on the American Mining and Tunneling website

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