RS Mines Latest News

RS Mines - Latest News

  • 06.07.2018: Death of Executive Chairman.

    It is with profound sadness that the Board of RS Mines (pvt) Ltd. shares the news that Executive Chairman, Ranjith Wijekoon, has passed away on 1st July 2018.

    "We are deeply shocked and saddened. Ranjith was, a talented engineer, pioneering explorer, nothing less of a genius. It was a great privilege to know him as my Father and to personally work alongside him over the last decade. Ranjith will always be known as the man who re-discovered, the Queen’s Mine.”

    Sheriozha Anthony Wijekoon, RSM Co-founder & Director.

  • 06/04/2018: RS Mines completes a seven hole drill programme at The Queen’s Mine, in preparation for its Industrial Mining Licnese (IMLA). Seven crystalline graphite veins detected from the drilling programme, bearing 100k Tons, with drilling covering 1/6th of the anomaly area to an average depth of 60m.

RS Mines Resource Estimation Report based on bore hole results at The Queen’s Mine.

3D modelling of crystalline graphite veins discovered from RS Mines' seven hole drilling programme.
  • 04/02/2018: RS Mines extends wishes in celebration of Sri Lankan Independence Day.

 

  • 24/01/2018: RS Mines processing facility, on site accommodation, securing the bungalow roof.

 

  • 21/01/2018: RS Mines terminates term sheet entered into on 13/11/2015 with Global Graphene Technologies (pty) Ltd - (GGT).

 

  • 07/01/2018: RS Mines wishes its 25.6k unique viewers, Season's Greetings and extends a message, that your New Year exceeds your previous.

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  • 12-10-2017 - 07-11-2017: Preparing for the bungalow roof, finishing the retaining walls, and completing the perimeter boundary wall at the RS Mines processing facility.

 

  • 11-09-2017 - 29-09-2017: Completion of retaining walls and implementing reinforcing pillars for the onsite company bungalow, at the RS Mines processing facility.

 

  • 08-08-2017 - 07-09-2017: Completion of retaining walls at the RS Mines processing facility.

 

  • 06-07-2017 - 05-08-2017: Completion of retaining walls at the RS Mines processing facility.

 

  • 23.05.2017 - 20.06.2017: Completion of facility canteen area, retaining walls, drainage, and workers wash rooms at the RS Mines processing facility.

 

  • 12.01.2017: Construction of RS Mines on-site accommodation and finishing off the conference room and workers wash rooms, at the RS Mines processing facility.

 

  • 08.01.2017: RS Mines and Global Graphene Technologies, finishing off the first retaining/security wall, at RS Mines', The Queen's Mine.

 

  • 30.12.2016: Construction of RS Mines - bungalow one, on-site accommodation at the RS Mines processing facility.

 

  • 13.12.2016: Construction of bungalow one, finishing the conference room and worker wash rooms at the RSM processing facility.

  • Sheriozha Anthony Wijekoon files lawsuit upon RS Mines in The High Court of the Western Province, for unlawful termination and dilution of shareholding from 50% to 0.000006% in RS Mines. Court interim orders approved reinstating Sheriozha Anthony Wijekoon as a Director of RS Mines, further approvals granted by the High Court for freezing of company share registry and freezing of company assets.

 

  • 06.12.2016: Construction of bungalow one, on-site accommodation at the RSM processing facility.

 

  • 04.12.2016: Construction of bungalow one, on-site accommodation at the RSM processing facility and finishing off the processing facility wash room.

 

  • 04.12.2016: RS Mines and Global Graphene Technologies, The Queen's Mine, finishing off the first retaining safety wall and delivery of water storage tanks ahead of the GSMB (Geological Survey & Mines Bureau) drilling program.

 

  • 30.11.2016 RS Mines and Global Graphene Technologies, The Queen's Mine, construction of the first retaining safety wall.

 

  • 27.11.2016: Construction of RS Mines on site accommodation, bungalow one.

 

  • 26.11.2016: RS Mines and Global Graphene Technologies, The Queen's Mine, land renovations in preparation for drilling and opening of lower mine adit.

 

  • 15.11.2016: RS Mines and Global Graphene Technologies, The Queen's Mine, land renovations in preparation for drilling and opening of lower mine adit.

 

  • 10.11.2016: RS Mines processing facility renovations.

 

  • 30.10.2016: RS Mines processing facility renovations.

 

  • 27.10.2016: RS Mines and Global Graphene Technologies, The Queen's Mine, land renovations in preparation for drilling and opening of lower mine adit.

 

  • 20.10.2016: RS Mines and Global Graphene Technologies, The Queen's Mine, land renovations in preparation for drilling and opening of lower mine adit.

 

  • 13.10.2016: RS Mines and Global Graphene Technologies, The Queen's Mine, land renovations in preparation for drilling and opening of lower mine adit.

  • 13.10.2016: RS Mines processing facility renovations.

 

 

  • 04.10.2016: RS Mines and Global Graphene Technologies host discussions on collaborative joint venture with Dr. Robert Murray-Smith at the RSM processing facility.

 

 

 

  • 24.09.2016: RS Mines and GGT, The Queen's Mine, land renovations and generator delivery.

 

  • 21.09.2016: RS Mines processing facility renovations.

  • 19.09.2016: Co-Founder and Chairman, Ranjith Wijekoon submits backdated resignation letter (dated: 10/02/2015) to Companies House, removing Co-Founder and Director, Sheriozha Anthony Wijekoon as a Director of RS Mines.

 

  • 16.09.2016: RS Mines & GGT, The Queen's Mine lower mine adit planning. Pictured; GGT's Michael Bark,

 

  • 14.09.2016: RS Mines processing facility renovations.

  • 26.08.2016: RSM & GGT, The Queen's Mine land planning and house renovations. Pictured; GGT's Michael Bark.

 

  • 23.08.2016: RS Mines processing facility renovations.

 

  • 12/08/2016: RS Mines Co-Founder and Chairman, Ranjith Wijekoon removes Mahesh Abeynayake as RS Mines Company Secretary, and appoints ex-company secretary Christopher Seneviratne as RS Mines Company Secretary.

 

  • 23/07/2016: RS Mines welcomes Global Graphene Technologies.

RS Mines Welcomes Global Graphene Technologies, July 2016.

Pictured; James Mawhinney, Mark John D’Ascenzo, Ajantha Guruge, Gamini Bandara, Samantha Bark/Campbell, Kristoffer Collopy, and GGT Director & Co-Founder, Director and CEO of RS Mines, Sheriozha Anthony.

 

  • 21/07/2016: RS Mines Processing Facility Enhancements, Constructing of RSM Bungalow One.

 

  • 03/07/2016: RS Mines Processing Facility Enhancements.

 

  • 24/06/2016: RS Mines Processing Facility Enhancements.

  • 02/06/2016: RS Mines completes purchase of strategic land area within RS Mines' 1 Square Km mining grid, which contains the Queen's Mine anomaly, totalling 22 Acres owned by RS Mines.

  • 10/05/2016: Sheriozha Anthony Wijekoon, Co-Founder, Director and CEO of RS Mines (pvt) Ltd presents to the GSMB. RS Mines receives Exploration License renewal in addition to Artisanal Mining License from the Geological Survey & Mines Bureau (GSMB), Sri Lanka, for the 1 Square Km grid block area containing The Queen's Mine anomaly.