November 25, 2020, Vancouver, BC, Nickel Rock Resources Inc. (the “Company or Nickel Rock”), TSXV: NICL (OTCQB: SSMLF) (Frankfurt: A2AFBV) is pleased to announce that the Company has been approved by Mergent’s Editorial Board and is now “Blue-Skyed” with a new listing in Mergent Manuals and News Reports™. Nickel Rock’s corporate profile, which includes descriptive text, data, news and financial statements, will be accessible through Mergent’s online and print products.
As part of Mergent’s listing services, the new description will be highlighted separately on www.mergent.com with an active hyperlink back to Nickel Rock’s website.
The Mergent Industrial Manual and News Reports™ is a recognized securities manual in 39 states for purposes of Blue Sky Manual Exemption. First published in 1918, and formerly known as Moody’s™ Manuals and News Reports, the publication was rebranded as Mergent Manuals and News Reports when Mergent, Inc. acquired Moody’s™ Financial Information Services division in 1998. Nickel Rock’s listing will aid in opening the company up to a much broader investment base. However, it is recommended that brokers confirm with their compliance/legal department concerning “Blue Sky” laws in specific states and other regulatory laws that might affect them.
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About Nickel Rock Resources:
Nickel Rock Resources Inc. is a Canadian based exploration company whose primary listing is on the TSX Venture Exchange. The Company’s maintains a focus on exploration for high value battery metals required for the electric vehicle (EV) market. The Company recently announced several acquisitions resulting in a significant property package prospective for awaruite, a naturally occurring nickel-iron alloy important in the manufacture of environmentally efficient batteries for the electric vehicle markets globally.
The Mount Sidney Williams Group consists of five claim blocks in four groups with a total area of 6,125.32 hectares in the area surrounding Mount Sidney Williams, both adjoining and in close proximity to the Decar project of FPX Nickel Corp. (TSXV:FPX), located 100 kilometres northwest of Fort St. James, B.C., in the Omineca Mining Division. Metallic mineralization includes nickel, cobalt, and chromium. At least some of the nickel mineralization occurs as awaruite.
The Mitchell Range Group area claim consist of two contiguous claim blocks covering 3,134.70 hectares with demonstrated metallic mineralization including nickel, cobalt, and chromium. Nickel-cobalt mineralization has not been well explored, but the presence of awaruite has been documented. The Company is planning detailed exploration for the upcoming exploration season. The purchase agreements for certain claims is subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval.
The Clayton Valley Project is an early-stage lithium brine prospect in Esmeralda County, Nevada. A total of 77 placer claims covering about 640 ha (1,500 acres) were staked over the western side of the Clayton Valley playa. The property position covers an inferred graben bounded by the Silver Peak range front on the west and Goat Island on the east. The exploration concept is the graben is a sub-basin of the larger Clayton Valley basin and may represent a secondary trap for lithium brines within the greater system.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
Robert Setter, President & CEO
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