Exploration and Mining Services

Pre-Exploration Services

  • General and detailed literature searches / studies
  • Regional or sub-national exploration target generation and identification
  • Advice on exploration strategy and planning
  • Prospecting Right, Mine Permit and Mining Right applications
  • Liaison with authorities (local and national)
  • Conceptual geological and exploration models
  • Pre-acquisition prospect inspection
  • Project Status Audit


Exploration Services

  • Procurement and vetting of contract drilling companies
  • Supervision and Project Management of drilling contractors
  • Surface mapping and aerial photo interpretation
  • Provision of suitable geological and technical staff under direct supervision
  • Geological mapping 
  • Core-logging and sampling 
  • Data capture, compilation and verification  
  • Geological interpretation.
  • Project Management from resource delineation to mining right application


Mine Operations Support

  • Training of mining personnel in geological aspects
  • Recommendations for Production/ Operational Management
  • Continuous grade control
  • Correcting ore-blends
  • Grade control variation analysis (including Waste Analysis)
  • Geological guidance and technical support to mine production sections
  • Production team assessments and audits
  • Underground geological mapping and interpretation of the geological data
  • Updating of structural plans
  • Management of underground drilling programme
  • Underground boreholes logging and sampling
  • Underground mapping (development and economic horizon)
  • Providing geological input to mine planning, survey and geology department