Aurcana Appoints David Drips General Manager and Provides Update on Mine Shafter

 

VANCOUVER (BRITISH COLUMBIA), 4. November 2013. Aurcana Corporation ("Aurcana" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: EVEN; OTCQX: AUNFF) is pleased, to announce the appointment of Mr. David Drips General Manager of the Shafter mine.

Mr. Drips, a graduate mining engineer from the Colorado School of Mines, brings an experience of over 35 Years in the mining industry - both surfaces- as well as in underground precious metal mines in North, Means- Americas - one in the company with. He has held several senior management positions, led to significant improvements in safety and operating efficiency.

Includes the experience of Mr. Drips: Vice President Operations bei Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp.; General Manager is My El Mochito von Breakwater Resources Ltd.. in Honduras; Vice President of Mexico Operations bei Endeavor Silver Corp.; CEO of Pan American Silver Pan American Silver Corp. bei.; Director General of Minera Gosala beautiful Scorpio Mining Corporation; Manager of Surface Operations bei American Mine Services; General Manager of the Julietta mine in the Far East of Russia with Bema Gold Corporation; La Camorra Mine General Manager der bei Hecla Mining Company in Venezuela; and Founder / President of Intermountain Mine Services & Mineral Resources Engineering, on the development and construction of coal- and hard rock underground mines specializes.

Before he went to Aurcana, Mr. Drips served as Vice President and General Manager of the Velardeña operations at Golden Minerals Company.

"Mr. Drips brings considerable technical and business know-how in our Shafter-operation with. Aurcana pleased, someone like Mr. Drips in his company to have ", Rodriguez said Lenic, President und CEO von Aurcana.

The Company also wishes to announce an update of recent developments in the Shafter Mine.

Over the next 90 Days will be made a number of improvements to the mill and at the processing plant at the Shafter Mine. Furthermore, important parts will arrive and be installed. One of these is the replacement of the bulk and of the drive pinion gears. The main focus of the company is now focused on his work and resources, to complete the necessary changes.

Status is My Shafter

• The operation of the Shafter mine was exposed, because the low gears and the pinion must be changed. The parts have been ordered and should be the end of the fourth quarter 2013 arrive at the site. It has also ordered a new ball mill motor, the end of the year 2013 should arrive at the site; the old engine will be overhauled and used as a replacement motor.

• The removal of discovery or the underground diamond drilling are additional Bohrressourcen from early November 2013 be continued, to better define the reduction targets.

• The construction and modifications to the system to continue, order by mid-year 2014 production throughput of a continuous 1.500 tpd ensure. At the same time maintenance of the existing plant will be carried out, to shorten the downtime in the coming months.

• A new, Customized retort, Furnaces and the related dust removal systems are expected by the end 2013 be installed and put into operation.

• Three new Präzipitatfilterpressen were already installed in the refinery and will be put into operation, as soon as the ball mill is restarted.

• The establishment of the Gegenstromdekantations- (CCD)-Cycle and new primary thickener has begun. These units are expected by the second quarter 2014 to be fully operational.

• unimportant staff was temporarily suspended, to the degradation- and processing enterprises are resumed. Shafter puts his focus remains on finding technically competent personnel, to complement its existing staff.

About Aurcana Corporation

Aurcana Corporation is a primary silver producer with two mining operations, La Negra and Shafter in Mexico in the State of Texas. The company is well positioned with its existing mining operations, to grow organically and to become a senior silver producer.

About the Company

The Company's shares are traded in the United States in the OTCQX under the symbol "AUNFD". Investors will find the current financial data and the performance of the company in real time Level 2 chart on www.otcqx.com and www.otcmarkets.com.

Lenic Rodriguez, President & CEO
AURCANA CORPORATION

Andrew Kaczmarek in his capacity as a qualified person (accordance with National Instrument 43-101) the scientific and technical information reviewed and approved and CEO of the company in this message.

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This press release contains certain forward-looking statements, including statements regarding the mill throughput at the Shafter Mine, the schedule of Upgrade- and repair work on the project Shafter, the potential mineralization, of Exploration Results, future plans and objectives of the company and the business and the projected financial performance of the company. These statements are forward-looking statements, involve various risks and uncertainties are. These forward-looking statements involve, but not limited to, Statements concerning the mining and processing of ore, the achievement of planned production rates, Production rates and mine life, operational efficiency, Costs and expenses, Changes in material resources and the conversion of mineral resources in proven and probable reserves, and other information, the future with regard to operational forecasts- or financial results are based on estimates and are not determinable by management and approved figures. Estimates of future throughput at the Shafter project based on the following factors and assumptions: (i) that the mine development and the successful cutting of the predicted ore zones provide the necessary materials for the processing plants; (ii) that allow the availability of equipment and spare parts, To achieve the necessary production rates; (iii) that there are no catastrophic equipment failure; (iv) that there are no power outages or shortages; (in) that in obtaining, during the installation and commissioning of the mines- und Anlagen-Equipments, which is required to achieve and maintain the intended production rates, are no delays; and (we) that the required qualified and experienced staff can be hired and retained.

Exploration Results, The geophysical investigations, Sampling and drilling include widely spaced, point may not indicate the presence of a mineral deposit. Such results are not a certainty, that further work to sufficient levels, Continuity, leading metallurgical characteristics and economic potential are, to be classified as a mineral resource can. A mineral resource, which is classified as "inferred" or "displayed", points as to their existence and economic and legal feasibility of a high degree of uncertainty on. It can not be assumed, that all "indicated mineral resource" or "inferred mineral resource", or parts thereof, ever be upgraded to a higher category. Investors should not assume, that all mineral deposits in these categories, or parts thereof, ever be tested and probable reserves are made.

Testify, which explicitly or implicitly on projections, Expectations, Assumptions, Plans, Objectives, Assumptions or future events or performance related (often, but not always, by words or phrases such as "expects" or "does not expect", "Expected", "Anticipates" or "does not expect", „plant“, "Estimates", Be expressed by means of statements "intended" to be described or, state that certain events or results "may", "Might" or "will"), are not historical fact and may "forward-looking statements". Forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties, which could cause, that could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those, projected in forward-looking statements.

Actual results may differ materially from the results, The forward-looking statements contained in the. Important factors, could differ materially from the Company's expectations, are inter alia: Risks related to international operations, Failures in the exploration, the provision of the equipment by the supplier, the availability of skilled labor, Conclusions based on economic analysis, Changes in project parameters as part of the detailed planning, a change in metal prices, Changes in financing mineral exploration- & Development activities, unexpected personnel changes in the company's leadership and the general economic situation. Investors and others should, if they base their decisions on forward looking statements, consider the foregoing factors and other uncertainties and sufficiently such forward-looking statements have placed undue reliance. The Company does not intend, to update any forward-looking statements, or by the company itself. or on behalf of the company in oral. writing was placed, unless, This is required by applicable securities laws. Readers are therefore advised, that they should not rely on forward-looking statements without reservation.

Lenic Rodriguez, President & CEO
Catalin Chiloflischi, Corporate Communications Director
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