Amseco Exploration Ltd.

Amseco Exploration Ltd.

January 06, 2011 13:46 ET

Amseco Announces the Granting of a Drilling Contract for its Malartic Property, Quebec

MONTRÉAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Jan. 6, 2011) - Amseco Exploration Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:AEL) ("Amseco") announces that it has granted a drilling contract for its Malartic JV property located 25 km Northwest of Val-d'Or, QC, and about 7 km North of the town of Malartic,Quebec.

Magma Drilling Inc. of Rouyn-Noranda, QC, has been selected and granted the drilling contract to complete this diamond drill program which will consist of ten (10) inclined drill holes for a total of approximately three thousand (3,000) meters. The Magma Drilling team and equipment is expected to start its mobilization onto the property within the next few days.

The locations of the ten (10) drill holes were determined following the integration, compilation and interpretation of all available historical geological and geophysical data and documents covering the property, including the recently completed Induced Polarisation and Magnetometric surveys completed in October 2010 by Abitibi Geophysics. These surveys outlined the presence of many anomalies, highlighted by the presence of several conductors at times associated with high Magnetic signatures.

The Malartic Property is made up of twenty (20) contiguous mineral claims covering an area of 720 hectares located within the Malartic Township, Quebec (NTS-32D-01). The property is the object of a Joint-Venture agreement between Amseco Exploration Ltd. and Les Mines JAG Ltée.

Luciano Vendittelli, P. Geo. (Quebec) and Roger Moar, P. Geo. (Quebec), the consulting geologists on the Malartic property, are Qualified Persons under National Instrument NI-43-101.

Luciano Vendittelli, P. Geo. (Quebec), is responsible for the preparation of this press release.

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