Orbite Aluminae Inc.

November 04, 2005 09:00 ET

Orbite: The creation of a Scientific Advisory Board

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 4, 2005) - EXPLORATION ORBITE V.S.P.A. INC. (TSX VENTURE:ORT.A) in support to its alumina focused action plan, announces the establishment of a Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). The SAB of six members will provide advice and know-how on scientific, competitive and economic issues related to exploration and eventually for the exploitation of ORBITE's Grande Valley alumina clay deposit near Murdochville, Quebec.
The initial members of the SAB are:

- Richard Boudreault, ORBITE's vice-president will serve as leader
of the SAB. Expert in the management of material based ventures.
Mr. Boudreault has a Masters of engineering from Cornell University
and a MBA from l'Universite de Sherbrooke.

- Dr. Joel Fournier, is the Director of the Centre of chemical
process studies of Quebec (CEPROCQ) since January 2000. This
technology transfer and contract research organisation based in
Montreal is specialized in chemical process engineering. Dr.
Fournier possesses more than 5 years experience as researcher in
electrochemistry and is internationally recognized for his
expertise in minerals to metals conversion, particularly on
alumina. Dr. Fournier hold a Ph.D. in Physical chemistry from
Sherbrooke University and has completed a post-doctorate at INRS
energy and material. He also holds a MBA from University of Quebec
at Montreal.

- Dr Robert Boily Ph.D. has been involved for the last 25 years in
realizing major research and development projects in Aluminum, foam
metals and advanced ceramics. He has often been honored for his
professional accomplishments.

Pierre Gevry, ORBITE'S president, declared that " the high quality of the members of the newly formed SAB adds substantially to the value of the Corporation especially in regards to the development of the Grande-Vallee alumina clay project ". The company intends to contract independent research organizations to study the alumina processes and enhance our knowledge of the deposit.

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Contact Information

    Richard Boudreault
    (514) 386-4639