Orbite Aluminae Inc.
TSX : ORT
OTCQX : EORBF

Orbite Aluminae Inc.

May 20, 2015 18:27 ET

Orbite Announces its Annual and Special Shareholders Meeting and a Change to its Board of Directors

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - May 20, 2015) - Orbite Aluminae Inc. (TSX:ORT)(OTCQX:EORBF) ("Orbite", or the "Company") announced today that it will hold its annual and special meeting of shareholders (the "Meeting") on June 18, 2015 and that Mr. Peter Crossgrove will not seek reelection as director of the Company.

Shareholders Meeting

The record date for determining shareholders entitled to receive notice of and vote at the Meeting has been set at May 15, 2015. The Company's related meeting materials, including the management information circular, will be mailed to shareholders of record and are currently available on www.sedar.com. Details for the meeting are as follows:

Date: June 18, 2015
Time: 10:00 am
Address: Fairmount The Queen Elizabeth
Salon Saint-François
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 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.

Change to Orbite's Board

Mr. Peter Crossgrove, Director of the Company since May 2013, will not seek reelection to the Board of Directors at the upcoming shareholders meeting due to personal and health reasons.

Claude Lamoureux, Chairman of Orbite, stated, "We would like to thank Peter for his dedication to and support for Orbite during an important transformational period for the Company. We are sorry he will no longer be able to serve on our Board, and wish him well for the future."

About Orbite

Orbite Aluminae Inc. is a Canadian clean technology based mineral-processing and resource development 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, fly ash as well as serpentine residues from chrysotile processing sites. 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 Company's portfolio contains 15 intellectual property families, including 17 patents and 95 pending patent applications in 11 different countries and regions. The first intellectual property family is patented in Canada, USA, Australia, China, Japan and Russia. The Company also operates a state of the art technology development center in Laval, Québec, where its technologies are developed and validated.

Contact Information

  • Contact Information:
    TMX EQUICOM
    Marc Lakmaaker, External Investor Relations Consultant
    1-800-385-5451 ext. 248
    mlakmaaker@tmxequicom.com

    For Media Inquiries:
    TMX EQUICOM
    Scott Anderson, External Media Relations Consultant
    1-800-385-5451, ext. 252
    sanderson@tmxequicom.com