Rampart Ventures Ltd.

Rampart Ventures Ltd.

September 28, 2005 16:15 ET

Rampart Appoints Magrum and Bowdidge

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 28, 2005) - The Board of Directors of Rampart Ventures Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:RPT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Magrum, P.Eng. to the board of directors. Mr. Magrum is a geological engineer who has been working in uranium exploration since 1974. He is a graduate of the Haileybury School of Mines and the University of Alaska. His experience has covered most of the Proterozoic Basins in Canada. Mr. Magrum was part of the technical team which assembled JNR Resources very successful Athabaska Basin uranium land holdings. He will have a direct role in directing the corporation's technical team and the ongoing exploration programs.

In addition, the board has appointed Mr. Colin Bowdidge, Ph.D.(Geology) as Vice-President Exploration. Colin Bowdidge has a degree in geology and mineralogy from the University of Cambridge and a Ph.D. in geology from the University of Edinburgh. He has 35 years of practical experience in all phases of mineral exploration and mine development. Most of his career has been spent in Canada but has also handled projects in Europe, Latin America and the United States.

Dr. Bowdidge has managed and executed uranium exploration programs in Saskatchewan, Ontario, Quebec, Northwest Territories and Virginia. In addition to uranium, he has explored for gold, silver, base metals, iron ore and industrial minerals, including the single-handed discovery of the Olden wollastonite deposit in Ontario.

Dr. Bowdidge is based in Thunder Bay, Ontario and is providing the technical management of the Black Sturgeon project, Sibley Basin, Lake Nipigon area, Ontario.


Marshall Bertram, Director

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