Improved Reporting of Mining “Feasibility Study” Results

Paul Harper

A key step in the development of a mining project is the successful delivery of the project Feasibility Study (FS). The FS should provide the project developers, stakeholders and potential…

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Geotechnical analysis implementing geological structures in limit equilibrium...

Dr Maged Alm

This paper aims to review the implementation of geological structures into the general limit equilibrium method of rock slope stability analysis for Handlebar Hill open pit in Australia. Rocks are…

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Makatea Island exploration leads to new phosphate discovery

Mr Colin Randall

Makatea Island lies 100 nautical miles from Tahiti, French Polynesia. From 1906 until 1966 11 million tonnes of phosphatic sand was dug by hand from the karst environment of this…

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Lithium prospectivity of hydrothermally altered rhyolitic lacustrine sediment...

Dr. Simon Harder Holm Nielsen

Recently GNS Science published a prospectivity model for lithium potential in New Zealand. It combined mineral system models of orogenic granitoid and pegmatite-hosted lithium and hydrothermally altered lacustrine volcanic sediment-hosted…

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Malmyzh Cu-Au porphyry – Flagship discovery in an emerging porphyry-epitherma...

Mr Gregory Collins

The East Sikhote-Alin metallogenic belt is an emerging copper-gold province in the Russian Far East, characterized by numerous epithermal and porphyry-type deposits and prospects. This belt of mineral deposits can…

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Road to Discovery at WKP, New Zealand

Rick Streiff

Wharekirauponga (WKP) lies within the Hauraki Goldfield, a classic epithermal mining district where approximately 50 epithermal veins have produced over 12 million ounces of gold and 62 million ounces of…

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Russia – Open for Business

Mr Gregory Collins

The mining investment community, in all its shapes and sizes, is constantly monitoring the globe for potential opportunities. As countries change governments, allegiances and inevitably legislation, the investment community’s perception…

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Porphyry Exploration at First Quantum Minerals – Active Application of New Te...

Dr Stephanie Sykora

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FQM) is a company that historically owns and explores for sedimentary-hosted copper deposits. However, since 2012 FQM has built a team dedicated to exploration for porphyry…

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