Orbite Aluminae Inc.

November 18, 2009 10:11 ET

Orbite Announces That it Has Completed the Preliminary Engineering Design Phase for its Pilot Project Installation in Cap-Chat

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Nov. 18, 2009) - Exploration Orbite V.S.P.A. Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ORT.A) announced that it has finished, as per its schedule, the preliminary installation engineering study phase for its pilot project in Cap-Chat.

The design was produced by engineering consulting firm Seneca. Work began in spring 2009 and was completed in September. This represents the first step in establishing Orbite's process of transforming aluminous clay into alumina in the designated building located in Cap-Chat.

To consult the designs: www.explorationorbite.com

"This design allows us to visualize the installed, patent-pending processing equipment, while also enabling us to define the physical resources required in scaling our process within an industrial environment. This step brings us closer to the pilot project start-up in Cap-Chat planned for early 2010", declared Mr. Richard Boudreault, President of Orbite.

About Orbite

Exploration Orbite V.S.P.A. Inc. owns 100% of the mining rights on the Grande-Vallee property, the site of an aluminous clay deposit composed of 62 cells covering 3,457.25 hectares, and located 32 km northeast of Murdochville in the Gaspe. The company also owns the rights to a process for extracting alumina from aluminous clays, a process that is the subject of a pending international patent.www.explorationorbite.com

About Seneca

Seneca is a consulting engineering firm in the highly specialized field of industrial process. It is a private company that supports Canadian and international industrial corporations by providing professional services for capital investment and technological innovation projects. Seneca's clientele comes principally from the mining and metallurgical sector. What these firms appreciate above all is Seneca's highly flexible approach when carrying out its mandates, its proficiency in delivering customized engineering services, and a rigorous confidentiality that protects its client's proprietary information. www.seneca.com

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