NexGen Energy Ltd.(TSXV:NXE, OTCQX:NXGEF) is pleased to announce is pleased to announce that the Summer 2016 drill program has now begun at our 100% owned, Rook I Property, Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan.
The summer 2016 program will be the largest seasonal drilling program at Rook I to date and will be comprised of a minimum 35,000 m of diamond drilling using seven rigs. Six rigs are now fully operational at site with two at Arrow, two at the 180 m southwest area and two regional rigs currently testing the Patterson Corridor southwest of Arrow. The seventh rig is on site and will commence drilling at Arrow shortly. This summer program is budgeted at $14M and is fully funded with cash on hand of approximately $100M. read release