Rockgate Capital Corp.

Rockgate Capital Corp.

November 15, 2012 07:00 ET

Rockgate Commences Pre-Feasibility Study on Falea Uranium-Silver-Copper Project, Mali

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 15, 2012) - Rockgate Capital Corp. (TSX:RGT) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the commencement of a Pre-Feasibility study on the Company's Falea U-Ag-Cu project in south-west Mali. Rockgate has engaged the services of the DRA Group of Johannesburg, South Africa to complete the study. Rockgate technical director Bryan Hyde will directly oversee all components of the study process.

The DRA Group ("DRA") is a multi-disciplinary, multi-national organisation that specialises in project management in mining, infrastructure and mineral process plant design and construction. One of the largest project management enterprises in Africa, DRA's South African-founded group of companies has constructed plants located on five continents.

Rockgate President Karl Kottmeier commented, "We recently held the kick-off meeting at DRA's head office in Johannesburg and I am pleased that we have selected such a professional and well respected company to conduct this important study. Our policy of front-end loading on engineering studies to date has allowed us to embark on a full pre-feasibility study. We are confident that the results of the study will provide us with a very robust statement of the future viability of the project and a number of options for us to choose from when we design the process route and the operational size of a potential mine at Falea. I am also very happy to have Bryan Hyde directing the study process as his wealth of experience will be of tremendous value to Rockgate shareholders."

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  • Rockgate Capital Corp.
    Karl Kottmeier
    (604) 678 8941

    Rockgate Capital Corp.
    Kirk Gamley
    VP Corporate Development
    (604) 678 8941
    (604) 689 7442 (FAX)