Rocmec Mining Inc.

Rocmec Mining Inc.

April 04, 2006 10:40 ET

Rocmec Announces Acceptance of Canadian Patent

POINTE-CLAIRE, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - April 4, 2006) - Rocmec Mining inc. ("Rocmec") (TSX VENTURE:RMI) is pleased to announce that the Canadian Intellectual Property Office has confirmed patent acceptance for "THERMAL ROCK FRAGMENTATION IN NARROW VEIN EXTRACTION". The acceptance allows Rocmec the exclusive rights to employ the thermal fragmentation process in narrow vein deposits in Canada. The Canadian patent is in addition to the American patent obtained on July 5th, 2005 and the Moroccan patent delivered on October 3rd, 2005.

"Obtaining the patent for Canada is a major milestone in the development of the Company. Usage of this new mining method by way of thermal fragmentation within the mining industry is a key factor in Rocmec's business plan and acceptance of the patent now sets the stage for the implementation of the Company's plan of action", stated Mr. Donald Brisebois, Rocmec's President and CEO.

Subject to the approval of TSX Venture Exchange, Rocmec also informs of adjustments regarding the debenture financing made public in the press release dated March 28th, 2006. Rocmec has concluded agreements with qualified investors for the issuance debentures totalling $850,000. The terms and conditions of the proposed investment are resumed as follows: the issuance of debentures, with an annual interest rate of 12%, payable quarterly, reimbursable at maturity 36 months following their issuance. The debentures are redeemable at all times with a penalty equal to three months interest and are convertible into common shares at the will of the issuer, at the market price on the date of conversion subject to a minimum price of $0.22. The holders, subject with the approval of the lawful authorities, may request that interest payments be paid in common shares. A cash commission of $20,000 and the issuance of 90,910 common shares at a price of $0.22 was paid. The securities issued in virtue of this placement are subject to certain resale restrictions imposed under the applicable securities laws, which require that the securities not be traded for a period of four months following the closing, that is March 27th, 2006. Rocmec issued 637,500 warrants valid for 24 months that will enable the subscriber to acquire one common share at a price $0.22.

Rocmec Mining Inc., is a publicly trading Canadian junior exploration company, listed on the TSXVenture exchange under the symbol RMI. The primary objective is the acquisition, exploration and development of precious metal projects. The Company's exclusive thermal fragmentation process combined with its growth strategy place it as the partner of choice for the development of narrow high-grade precious metal vein deposits.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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