Plexus Exploration, a mining exploration subsidiary of Salt Lake-based Plexus Resources, has leased 1,400 square feet in the Broadbent Business Center, 3620 W. 2100 South, Salt Lake City, to increase its office and storage capabilities.

The subsidiary was created last summer through Plexus Resources' acquisition of Sovereign Exploration, a mining company based in Reno, Nev., said spokesman Butch Lodder. The operations of that company have been transferred to Salt Lake City and now are based out of Plexus' headquarters at 185 S. State.The new location will provided office space for visiting mining consultants along with room for additional storage and expansion.