Aurcana Silver Corp. (TSXV:AUN OTC:AUNFF) has 100% ownership of the world’s highest-grade silver mine (P&P): the Revenue-Virginius mine in Ouray, Colorado, USA. This fully-permitted mine will also be one of the lowest-cost silver producers in the world at only US$8/oz Ag (AISC) after byproduct credits. In this interview CEO Kevin Drover and COO Brian Briggs discuss the company’s progress and provide an update on initial silver production which will occur this year.
Kevin Drover has over 40 years of both domestic and international experience. He was previously VP Worldwide Operations at Kinross Gold and possesses experience in all aspects of mining industry operations, process re-engineering, project development and corporate management.
Brian Briggs is a professional engineer (CO & WY) with 30 years of mining industry experience in both underground and surface mine development and operation. Brian possesses mining experience from exploration, feasibility study, construction to production. He has a BS in Mining Engineering and MS in Agricultural engineering for University of Wyoming and is a 6th generation mining engineer form Ouray, Colorado.
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