Aurogin Resources Ltd.

Aurogin Resources Ltd.

October 04, 2005 09:16 ET

Aurogin Appointments V.P. Engineering

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 4, 2005) - Aurogin Resources Ltd. ("Aurogin")(TSX VENTURE:AUQ) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mr. Darren Koningen, P.Eng. as Vice-President, Engineering. Mr. Koningen's principal role with Aurogin will be to advance the company's engineering and construction efforts at the El Sastre Gold Project in Guatemala.

Mr. Koningen has over fifteen years of global experience in the mining and metals industry, and is well versed in mineral process development, feasibility studies, engineering design, project and field engineering, commissioning and plant operations. Mr. Koningen's particular area of expertise is in the gold sector, having completed numerous gold processing engagements while employed as a Senior Process Engineer with Kvaerner Engineering and Construction and as an Independent Metallurgical Consultant.

"We are very pleased to have a person of Darren's calibre on our team." said John H. Paterson, P. Eng., Aurogin President and CEO. "His engineering and project management expertise will be instrumental in the El Sastre construction and commissioning as well as in future development of the nearby Lupita and Bridge deposits" he added.

Aurogin is currently completing detailed engineering on El Sastre. Aurogin was granted environmental approval for the development of the El Sastre Gold Mine in August, 2005, and production from the open pit mine is scheduled to start in 2006 at a rate of 20,000 oz/yr, increasing to 40,000 oz/yr as more resources are defined.

Aurogin Resources Ltd. is a TSX Venture Exchange listed Company focused on Central American gold production. Further information can be found on Aurogin's web site at:

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