GLOBAL OIL SHALE APPROVED AS CORPORATE MEMBER OF LAPPENRANTA UINVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY (“LUT)

Global Oil Shale Group Limited (“GOS”) the specialiced oil shale development and production company, is pleased to announce that it has been approved a Corporate Member of LUT and its Centre for Separation Technology (“CST”).

 

GOS and CST are in the process of preparing a development plan for testing and commercial scaling on GOS’ non thermal oil shale processing method KEROGEX, which is expected to start Q3/12.

 

LUT is one of the leading technical universities in Finland and a leader in industrial scale separation for mining and extraction. LUT has partnerships with other leading mining universities including St Petersburg State Mining University, Mendeleyev University of Chemical Technology of Russia and Technical University Dortmund.

 

Other mining and mining technology companies that are corporate members of LUT include Outotec, Metso, Norilsk Nickel and Boliden.

 

 

For more information contact:

Petri Karjalainen – Executive Chairman

Tel: +44 7811 200 885        Email:   pk@globaloilshale.com

Anton Eiguine – Investors Relations

Tel: +44 1534 88 6644         Email:    ase@globaloilshale.com