Nordex Explosives Ltd.

Nordex Explosives Ltd.

January 28, 2015 09:00 ET

Nordex Explosives Ltd. Announces Appointment of Duncan Middlemiss to Board of Directors

KIRKLAND LAKE, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 28, 2015) - NORDEX EXPLOSIVES LTD. ("Nordex" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:NXX) is pleased to announce that Duncan Middlemiss has been appointed to the Board of Directors, subject to TSX Venture Exchange ("TSXV") approval. Mr. Middlemiss is the President & Chief Executive Officer, as well as a director, of St Andrew Goldfields Ltd. ("SAS"), a gold mining and exploration company focused on the Timmins mining district. Mr. Middlemiss joined SAS in July 2008 as General Manager and Vice President Operations, later assuming the role of Chief Operating Officer; he was appointed to his current position on October 1st, 2013. He earned a B.Sc. in mining engineering at Queen's University in 1989 and worked for Inco Limited (now Vale Canada Limited) as Mine Design Engineer until 1995. At that time, he joined Barrick Gold Corp and held the position of Chief Mine Engineer at the Holt-McDermott Mine until 2002. He then joined Kirkland Lake Gold Inc. at their Kirkland Lake Operations, where he held the positions of Mine Engineering & Production Manager, and later was appointed Mine Manager.

"The appointment of Duncan to our Board adds a unique perspective due, among other things, to his in-depth knowledge of mining operations," said Jim O'Reilly, Chairman of the Board of Nordex. "In addition, he is a valued and well-known member of the exploration and mining community, and we are very pleased that he has agreed to join the Board."

About Nordex Explosives

Nordex Explosives Ltd. is a Canadian based manufacturer and distributor of explosives for the mining, quarry and construction industries since 1970. Its manufacturing operations and distribution centre is strategically located in one of the world's largest mining regions near Kirkland Lake, Ontario. Nordex is the exclusive supplier of the "Buttbuster" perimeter control explosive products in Canada.

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