Rio Novo Gold, Inc.
Technical Report and Audit
Guarantã Gold Project & Almas Gold Project
Challenge: Rio Novo had an extremely aggressive timeframe to list the company stock on the Toronto Stock Exchange and needed resource and reserve studies on multiple properties.
Solution: Golder was able to complete and issue updated NI 43-101 technical reports for the properties within six weeks of the start-up of the project. Golder also provided additional support in the successful listing of Rio Novo on the Toronto exchange. The technical reports completed by Golder (Marston) are publicly available on SEDAR.
Gold Reserve Corporation
Brisas Project Support
Challenge: Gold Reserve needed to balance the gold and copper grades in the mill feed and the waste production by type in the mine production scheduling.
Solution: Golder developed detailed block models of the ore and waste types and then developed phases that allowed these to be balanced.
Newmont Gold Corporation
Minera Yanacocha Pit Design
Challenge: Newmont required assistance with mine planning and general mine engineering support for its Yanacocha gold mine in Peru.
Solution: Golder provided detailed pit design and sensitivity analysis, recommendations for optimization of mine equipment fleets, and equipment cost analysis and forecasting.