Novo Resources focus is primarily to explore and develop gold projects in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Novo has amassed a significant land package covering approximately 13,000 sq. km with varying ownership interests. In addition to the Company’s primary focus, Novo seeks to leverage its internal geological expertise to deliver value-accretive opportunities for its shareholders.
The Company’s present focus is its Egina gold project, where it is currently exploring and testing innovative exploration techniques under a JV with Japan’s Sumitomo Corporation.
Novo also holds 100% interest in the Purdy’s Reward gold project and a 100% interest in the production-ready Beatons Creek gold project which hosts a resource of 457K indicated oz Au at 2.1 g/t and 446K inferred oz Au at 3.2 g/t.
Dr. Quinton Hennigh
Chairman & President
Dr. Hennigh is an economic geologist with 25 years of exploration experience, and is a founder and current Chairman and President of Novo Resources Corp., which is exploring and developing gold projects in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, including its Beatons Creek, Karratha and Egina gold projects, the latter of which is under a joint venture with Japan’s Sumitomo Corporation.
Early in his career, Dr. Hennigh explored for major mining firms including Homestake Mining Company, Newcrest Mining Ltd and Newmont Mining Corporation. He then joined the junior mining sector in 2007 and has been involved with a number of Canadian listed gold companies, including Gold Canyon Resources Inc., where he led exploration at the Springpole alkaline gold project near Red Lake Ontario, a 5-million-ounce gold asset that was sold in 2015 to First Mining Gold Corp. Dr. Hennigh was also instrumental in Kirkland Lake Gold’s acquisition of the Fosterville gold mine, which is located in Australia and was previously owned by Newmarket Gold Inc.
Dr. Hennigh obtained a Ph.D. in Geology/Geochemistry from the Colorado School of Mines in 1996.