Exploration

Author(s): 
Oliver Bayley
Category: 
Geology

SRK Exploration realised the full potential of sonic drilling in 2010 when they recommended that sonic rigs should be used at an alluvial platinum project that was struggling to reconcile drilling results and mine production. Sonic drilling was ideal for this project, returning excellent Read more... about Sonic drilling - where does it fit?

Author(s): 
Harri Rees
Category: 
Geology

To assist in optimising time efficiency and value for money while planning and supervising drilling programmes, companies such as SRK ES are embracing the use of implicit geological modelling software.

With clients’ exploration budgets being squeezed ever further, long gone are the days Read more... about A Dynamic Approach To Drill Programme Design

Author(s): 
James Gilbertson and Bill Kellaway
Category: 
Geology

In recent years SRK Exploration Services noticed that the fast pace of modern exploration often occurs at the expense of quality data management and geological training.

The current demand for experienced geologists shows little sign of abating and the need for training has never been Read more... about Effective Geological Training and Data Management

Author(s): 
Roger Howell
Category: 
Water Management

Hydrogeologic studies at mining exploration sites rely on airlift-pumping tests because it is a relatively fast, simple, and accurate method of obtaining hydraulic conductivity values in deep fractured aquifers. A single data set from a typical packer-isolated airlift test can include falling- Read more... about Airlift Testing in Exploration Coreholes

Author(s): 
Jeff Parshley, Debra Struhsacker
Category: 
Environmental/Social

Full Title -  The Evolution of Federal and Nevada State Reclamation Bonding Requirements for Hardrock Exploration and Mining Projects: A Case History Documenting How Federal and State Regulators used Existing Regulatory Authorities to Respond to Shortcomings in the Read more... about Reclamation Bonding Requirements for Hardrock Exploration and Mining Projects

Author(s): 
Mike Cunningham
Category: 
Geology

In this presentation delivered at the Australian Institute of Geoscientists (AIG) Lithium and Graphite Seminar, Mike Cunningham shares his experience working on graphite projects around the world and discusses examples of the three main types of graphite mineralisation, their geological Read more... about An Overview of Graphite Projects from Asia to Africa

Author(s): 
Camilo de los Hoyos
Category: 
Geology

In this presentation delivered at the AIG Lithium Graphite Seminar and SRK's Lithium Brine Tech Talk event in Perth, Australia, Camilo de los Hoyos discusses the challenges in brine exploration including the geological and hydrogeological Read more... about An Overview of Lithium Brine Exploration for Resource Estimation

Author(s): 
Matthew Greentree and Gavin Chan
Category: 
Geology

SRK Presentation at the Bali 2013 East Asia Symposium: Geology, Exploration Technologies and Mines, Indonesia, 27-29 May 2013. Read more... about Chinese Exploration Standards and Philosophy: Implications for outbound investment

Author(s): 
Henri Sanguinetti, Tiemogo Mahaman, Ibrahim Awouami, Daniel Guibal, Robert Bowell and Peter Gleeson
Category: 
Geology

GoviEx is a private exploration and development company with 10 tenements totaling approximately 5,000 km² of exploration ground in Niger, the world’s sixth largest uranium producer. As of August 2012, GoviEx’s properties contained more than 121 million pounds of NI 43-101-compliant uranium Read more... about The Miriam case: A new type of uranium deposit within the Carboniferous sandstone-hosted Uranium Mineralisation of the Arlit Agadez province, Tim Mersoi Basin, Niger

Author(s): 
Bert De Waele and Jason Beltran
Category: 
CAD/GIS, Geology

Geological (Structural) mapping and data collection in the field form fundamental components of any effective exploration programme, regardless of commodity, mineralisation style or geological setting. The early adoption of effective mapping and field data collection strategies, from regional/ Read more... about The Digital Mapping Revolution: How to get the best of data capture in the field

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