Francois-Philippe Champagne, a graduate of the University of Montreal, is the new strategic development director for AMEC of Vancouver. Prior to joining AMEC, he was group VP and senior counsel at ABB in Switzerland.
BIOTEQ ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGIES of Vancouver has named Dr. David Kratochvil as its new president and COO. He was promoted from the position of VP of projects.
Calgary-based BOXXER GOLD has made an arrangement with Elmer B. Stewart whereby he will assume the position of president and CEO of the company. Stewart has been involved in the development of two underground and three heap leach gold mines during his career, and he has exploration experience for uranium, gold, copper-gold and base metal deposits.
CANPLATS RESOURCES of Vancouver has made a pair of senior appointments. Bruce Youngman is now president and COO, and Tom Turner is senior consultant for the company’s Camino Rojo project in Mexico.
Robert J. Gallagher has been named president, CEO and a director of PEAK GOLD of Vancouver. He is a veteran of both Newmont Mining and Placer Dome.
Vancouver’s RUSORO MINING has appointed Corey Allen as COO.
U3O8 CORP. of Toronto has named Dr. Richard Spencer president, CEO and a director. He received his degrees from the University of Witwatersrand and has extensive experience in Latin America.