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In the mining sector we have deep expertise across a number of services including; geotechnical engineering, mining planning, open pit, shaft excavation, materials handling, underground mining and more. We focus on developing safe, cost-effective and technically innovative solutions in all aspects of mining. We have people involved in some of the largest technically challenging mining projects across the world including, PNG, Africa the Philippines and Indonesia.

Highly experienced and dedicated professionals, our collective expertise has been forged through technically challenging mining projects and operations in both the domestic and international marketplace.

Our team’s size means that we can be agile and innovative. We identify and co-create value add opportunities for our partners and clients by engaging sector experts. Our objective for each project is to individually tailor the ideal team to deliver expertise, wisdom and talent.

We work with a large cross-section of local and international mining companies – undertaking projects from the study phase through to mine closure. We provide expert advice on underground and open pit geomechanics including:

  • Detailed site assessments and data capture from drilling programs for targeted studies.
  • Assessment of existing, or design of new, ground control systems and processes.
  • Risk assessment and development of management tools including principal mine hazard management plans.
  • Backfill design and engineering.
  • Scoping, Feasibility and Definitive Feasibility studies.
  • Due Diligence.
  • Permitting and compliance audits.

As specialists in the civil engineer space in Australia, we are involved in local and state development projects, some of which include:

  • Wafi Golpu Geotechnical Drilling Supervision and logging
  • Carapateena, Oz Minerals Shaft Geotechnical Assessments
  • Challenger Mine, Kingsgate Consolidated Ltd, Geotechnical Review and Ground Control Management Plan
  • Mt Isa Mine, X41 Shaft Geotechnical Monitoring Systems Design

Our inspired thinking embraces the challenges of a changing world.

For further information
contact the specialist —
Dan O’Toole Senior Mining Consultant

Mobile 0407 206 550

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