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SolGold's hunt for more porphyries accelerates

Solgold is a well-known company in mining circles for its large Cascabel porphyry copper-gold project in northern Ecuador, but it could just be the tip of the iceberg as its regional drilling progamme gathers pace, head of exploration Jason Ward has told Mining Journal.

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Drilling at Solgold's Porvenir project in Ecuador

With Cascabel and its Alpala deposit moving towards feasibility, Ward is happy to be focusing on discovery exploration and finding more behemoth deposits he believes are hosted in Ecuador.