Perth, Aug 9, 2012 (ABN Newswire) - ABM Resources NL (ASX:ABU) is pleased to announce that last night the Company was awarded the prestigious Best Emerging Company Award at the 20th annual Diggers & Dealers Mining Forum in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. A panel of judges consisting of industry experts unanimously agreed that ABM was the deserved recipient of this year's award. Managing Director of ABM, Mr Darren Holden, was in Kalgoorlie to receive the award on behalf of the Company.
Dr Mike Etheridge, Chairman of ABM Resources said, "The Board of Directors is delighted that ABM Resources' achievements have been recognised by such a prestigious industry award. The Best Emerging Company Award is a testament to the strategic vision, talent and commitment of the small but dedicated team at ABM, superbly led by Darren Holden. We would like to thank everyone involved in the Company and its exploration activities, including staff, contractors, Traditional Owners (and their representatives at the Central Land Council), Department of Resources (NT), shareholders and advisors, for their contributions to the Company's committed and successful exploration, discovery and resource delineation programs."
ABM Resources (ASX:ABU) is an exploration company developing several gold discoveries in the Central Desert region of the Northern Territory of Australia. The Company has a multi-tiered approach to exploration and development with a combination of high grade potentially short-term production scenarios such as Old Pirate and the Golden Hind, large scale discoveries such as Buccaneer, and regional exploration discoveries such as the Kroda Gold Project. In addition, ABM Resources is committed to regional exploration programs throughout its extensive holdings.