CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Nov. 1, 2022 /CNW/ – enCore Energy Corp. (“enCore” or the “Company“) (TSXV: EU) (OTCQB: ENCUF) today announced the full completion of refurbishment of its 100% owned Rosita Central Uranium Processing Plant, a licensed, past producing In-Situ Recovery (ISR) uranium plant located approximately 60 miles from Corpus Christi, Texas. The final stage of the refurbishment included the delivery and installation of the remaining equipment that was delayed due to supply chain interruptions. The completion marks a critical step toward enCore’s scheduled production startup in 2023 and is essential to the Company’s goal of becoming the next producer of American uranium.
The plant will be undergoing wet commissioning during the remainder of 2022 to be ready for operations in 2023. The Rosita Plant is designed to process uranium feed from multiple satellite operations, all located in the South Texas area, and is 1 of 11 licensed and constructed uranium processing plants in the United States, 2 of which are owned by enCore Energy.
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About enCore Energy Corp.
With approximately 90 million pounds of U3O8 estimated in the measured and indicated categories and 9 million pounds of U3O8 estimated in the inferred category1, enCore is the most diversified in-situ recovery uranium development company in the United States. enCore is focused on becoming the next uranium producer from its licensed and past-producing South Texas Rosita Processing Plant by 2023. The South Dakota-based Dewey Burdock project and the Wyoming Gas Hills project offer mid-term production opportunities, with significant New Mexico uranium resource endowments providing long-term opportunities. The enCore team is led by industry experts with extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of ISR uranium operations and the nuclear fuel cycle. enCore is committed to engaging and working with local communities and indigenous governments to create positive impact from corporate developments.
1 Mineral resource estimates are based on technical reports prepared in accordance with NI43-101 and available on SEDAR as well as company websites at www.encoreuranium.com.
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