The Ontario Prospectors Association presented the Bernie Schnieders Discovery of the Year Award to Transition Metals and Impala Platinum Holdings.
The award was presented this week at the Northwestern Ontario Prospectors Association Symposium and awards dinner in Thunder Bay.
The award was given in recognition of the companies’ Sunday Lake Property, a platinum group metals discovery, north of Thunder Bay.
The Dan Calvert Distinguished Service Award went to Paul Nielson and John Halet.
Lifetime Achievement Awards went to Jack Bolen, Perry English, Frank Houghton, John Mason, Bob Middleton and Joe Riives.
Developer of the Year Award went to New Gold for its Rainy River Gold Project.