EMC Metals Corp.
TSX : EMC

EMC Metals Corp.

March 18, 2009 15:00 ET

EMC Metals Appoints William Sheriff as Chairman of the Board

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 18, 2009) - EMC Metals Corp. (TSX:EMC) ("the Company") is pleased to announce that William M. Sheriff has agreed to serve as Chairman of the Company's Board of Directors. In addition to Mr. Sheriff, the present Board consists of Mr. Paul Matysek, Mr. Peter Bosse, Mr. Steve Vanry, Dr. Art Ettlinger, Mr. William Harris and Mr. James G. G. Watt.

As previously announced, Mr. Peter Bosse will serve as the Company's President and Mr. Clifford Nelson will serve as Chief Operating Officer. Ms. Christine Thomson will continue as the Company's Corporate Secretary.

About EMC Metals Corp.

EMC Metals is a specialty metals and alloys company focusing on tungsten, molybdenum, vanadium, uranium and other specialty metals within North America. The Company's flagship, Nevada based Springer Tungsten Project was constructed by the General Electric Company in 1980 and boasts a fully permitted 1,000 tpd mill facility. EMC is strategically positioned to leverage the benefits of strengthening tungsten market dynamics including diminished Chinese supply and significant growth in tungsten applications. EMC Metals acquired Springer in 2006 and has spent approximately $38 million to date on its rehabilitation and expansion.

The Toronto Stock Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of the contents of this press release.

Contact Information

  • EMC Metals Corp.
    Peter Bosse
    President
    (604) 648-4653