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Golder’s New Zealand Mining Team provides integrated technical support for mining, quarrying and exploration programs. Based in Nelson, we link you with a global in house network of mining professionals on six continents. We bring the best in technical, practical, and pragmatic solutions to your mining project. From exploration to feasibility studies, operational support and mine closure, our services cover all mining-related cultural, environmental, geological and engineering disciplines. Our services include:

  • Exploration: planning and management, mapping, core logging, geochem, geophysics, drill program supervision 
  • Resource and reserve estimation and reporting: JORC 2012, NI43-101
  • Mine development evaluations, from Scoping to Bankable Feasibility Studies
  • Mine permitting, environmental baseline studies, social impact assessments and archaeology
  • Mine design and production optimisation: geology, geostatistics, block modelling, grade control, pit slope design and stope design, ground control, backfill design and ventilation
  • Mine Geotechnical support
  • Hydrogeology, geochemistry and water management
  • Design, planning and implementation of all types of tailings and waste rock management systems; thickened-tailings and paste-tailings deposition and plant design & construction
  • Preparation and implementation of closure and rehabilitation plans that meet the needs of local stakeholders and regulatory agencies

For more information, contact:
Sue Bonham-Carter
t. +64 3 548 1707 (Nelson office)

Ian Harvey
t. +6427 212 3844 (Wellington office)

Associated Projects

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Padcal TSF3 Decant Structure and Spillway Construction
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Mt Magnet Gold Project
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Software Development

At Golder, we have developed industry leading software programs that we routinely use for the assessment of key environmental issues affecting our clients. Some of these software programs include the following:

Sustainability decision support tool
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