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Top 10 Tips for Mineral Resource Estimation

Top 10 Tips for Mineral Resource Estimation

Every mineral deposit is unique and requires a large number of items to consider when conducting a Mineral Resource Estimate (MRE) with some items more important than others. While Micon’s Competent/Qualified Persons may approach and conduct an MRE from a variety of...

Technical Reporting and Some Metrics Used in Studies

Technical Reporting and Some Metrics Used in Studies

The last two decades have seen the use of standardized Technical Reports disclosing technical and economic results for exploration and mining projects around the world. For projects located in Canada, or Canadian companies that operate worldwide, Technical Reports are...

Journey to a Mineral Resource Estimate: Data

Journey to a Mineral Resource Estimate: Data

Intro As promised in our published article “TOP 10 TIPS FOR MINERAL RESOURCE ESTIMATION” This is the first of a series of articles named Journey to a Mineral Resource Estimate. All the materials intend to discuss the various aspects of the multiple tasks typically...

Specialty Mineral Resource Estimates

Specialty Mineral Resource Estimates

Originally published on the M.Plan International Limited website on March 16, 2020.   In general, mineral resource estimates for specialty minerals such as quartz, kaolin, diatomite, graphite and limestone, etc. are both similar to and very different from...

Technical and Economic Evaluation of Mineral Deposits

Technical and Economic Evaluation of Mineral Deposits

It is customary, though not mandatory, for the evaluation of the technical feasibility and economic viability of production for a given mineral deposit to proceed through three stages of progressively more rigorous analysis: Preliminary economic assessment....

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