MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - May 29, 2014) - Orbite Aluminae Inc. (TSX:ORT)(OTCQX:EORBF) ("Orbite" or the "Corporation") announces that its annual and special meeting of shareholders (the "Meeting") will be held on June 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM ET at the Fairmount The Queen Elizabeth (Jolliet Conference Room), 900 René-Lévesque Blvd West, Montréal, Québec.
Orbite will also be broadcasting the Meeting live via a public Webcast. To listen to the Meeting, please visit www.orbitealuminae.com/en/investors/ prior to the start of the Meeting and follow the registration instructions. The Meeting will be held in English and French, with simultaneous translation into in both languages. The webcast will be available in French and English.
The Corporation's Management Information Circular describing the business to be dealt with at the Meeting is available on Orbite's website or at www.sedar.com.
Orbite Aluminae Inc. is a Canadian cleantech company whose innovative and proprietary processes are expected to produce alumina and other high-value products, such as rare earth and rare metal oxides, at one of the lowest costs in the industry, and in a sustainable fashion, using feedstocks that include aluminous clay, kaolin, nepheline, bauxite, red mud and fly ash. Orbite is currently in the process of finalizing its first commercial high-purity alumina (HPA) production plant in Cap-Chat, Québec and has completed the basic engineering for a proposed smelter-grade alumina (SGA) production plant, which would use clay mined from its Grande-Vallée deposit. The Corporation's intellectual property portfolio contains 15 intellectual property families, and the Corporation owns the intellectual property rights to 11 patents and 66 pending patent applications in 10 different countries and regions. The first intellectual property family is patented in Canada, USA, Australia, China, and Russia. The Corporation also operates a state of the art technology development center in Laval, Québec, where its technologies are developed and validated.