I hate Mineral Resource Estimation!

I hate Mineral Resource Estimation!

Published October 6, 2017 Author: Mike O’Brien, Senior Principal Consultant, P.Geo., Pr.Sci.Nat. I started a resource update a couple of weeks ago. You may know the feeling… Not looking forward to: Weeks of fiddling about trying to get a geological model to fit the data. All those gaps and messy intersecting triangles inevitably leaving the best grade […]

Whose Fault is it?

Whose Fault is it?

Published March 2, 2016 Author: Mike O’Brien, Senior Principal Consultant, P.Geo., Pr.Sci.Nat. There are increasing numbers of effective tools in the mineral industry that enable professionals to do their jobs, better and quicker than ever before. Enablers, like Lidar, sonic drilling, portable XRF and implicit modelling are four of a flock of tools that have been unleashed […]