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Golder’s professionally licensed geologists offer years of mining-related experience and after reviewing client geological issues or problems, they provide innovative and viable solutions. 

Geological Services


Exploration Services

  • Exploration Planning, Exploration Licensing and “Lease by Application” Services
  • Surface and Underground Exploration Management
  • Overburden, Resource and Bulk Material Sampling Services
  • Surface and Underground Mapping Services
  • Remote Sensing, Photo-geological Interpretation
  • Design and Management of Geophysical Exploration Projects 


Geological Modeling Services

  • Development of Reserve Models in Basic and Complex Geological Deposits
  • Detailed Geological Maps and Cross Section Graphics
  • Detailed Coal Quality Modeling
  • Detailed Burden Characterization and Modeling 


Reserve Analysis

  • Comprehensive Resource and Reserve Analysis
  • Determination of Economic Reserves
  • Detailed Basin-Wide Comparison Studies
  • Geological Due Diligence Investigations 


Mining/Geological Database Services

  • Detailed Drill Hole Analysis and Preparation Development
  • Implementation of Detailed Mining and Geological Databases
  • Analysis of Mining and Geological Data
  • GIS Services to the Mining and Energy Industries 


Mine Operation Support Services

  • Geological Hazard Mapping and Assessment
  • Geological Hazard Mapping and Mitigation
  • Expert Geological Witness Testimony
  • Geological Consulting
  • Mine Dewatering Program Design and Implementation
  • Operational Product Quality Control Programs
  • Coal/Fuel Utilization Services