Base Metals – Cu, Co, Ni, Zn, Ag, Mo, Pb – South Africa, Namibia, Zambia, DRC.
Bauxite – Cameroon.
Chrome – South Africa, Zimbabwe.
Coal – Botswana, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Mozambique, Nigeria.
Coal Bed Methane (CBM) - Botswana.
Diamonds – Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Central African Republic.
Gold – South Africa, Canada, Peru, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Namibia, West Africa, Djibouti, Uganda, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Kyrgyzstan.
Graphite – Mozambique, Tanzania.
Iron – Zimbabwe, Mozambique, South Africa.
Kaolin – South Africa.
Limestone/Calcrete – South Africa, Botswana.
Manganese – South Africa.
Phosphate - South Africa, Zimbabwe.
Platinum Group Elements – South Africa and Zimbabwe.
Potash - Ethiopia.
Rare Earth Elements (REE) – South Africa.
Silica Sand, Building Sands, Aggregate, Brick Clay – South Africa and Namibia.
Tantalite – Mozambique.
Tin – Namibia, South Africa.
Tungsten – Namibia.
Uranium – Namibia and South Africa.
Zircon - Madagascar.
Geo-Consulting International - Commodity Experience
Exploration Project management of a large coal project in Botswana aimed at supplying power and other products to the Southern African region with more than 2300 boreholes drilled.
Exploration project management of AfriOre’s exploration portfolio including the world-class Akanani Platinum Project which was sold to Lonmin for CAN$500 million (R3.0 billion).
Logistics and exploration management at a major Coal Bed Methane (CBM) project in Botswana for an international client.
Completion of a large drilling programme on the eastern Bushveld Complex for a platinum explorer listed in London and Johannesburg.
Exploration and resource evaluation of a coal project in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa which has advanced to the mining stage.
Geological modelling and resource estimation for a producing coal mine in Swaziland.
Exploration project management of a large Karoo uranium project for an Australian exploration company.
We have been involved in very large conceptual target generation studies and exploration for gold and platinum in the Witwatersrand Basin and the Bushveld Complex of South Africa respectively- using a wide range of techniques.
Management of various gold exploration projects in various African countries – Kenya, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Nigeria etc…
Exploration management of a REE (rare earth element) project with a view to commence mining shortly.
Exploration evaluation and resource definition of clay, sand and aggregate deposits major South African construction and ceramic companies.
Training Witwatersrand gold mine and exploration geologists in sedimentology and palaeoenvironmental analyses to assist with mine planning and optimum exploitation of the resource.
Ongoing applications for prospecting and mining rights in terms of the New Mining Act.
We routinely advise on and evaluate new exploration and mining business opportunities world-wide.
We conduct resource audits and due diligence exercises for various clients.