News & Events

International Mining Geology Conference 2024: Wrap Up

Last week, Mark Berry attended the thirteenth running of the International Mining Geology Conference (IMGC) held in Perth.  This conference series commenced in 1990 and Mark has attended 12 of the 13 conferences that have been held around Australia and New Zealand. ...

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Derisk 7th Anniversary

Today marks the seventh anniversary of Derisk Geomining Consultants, and we are very proud of the many achievements realised since March 2017.  We have completed over 200 assignments across more than 25 commodities in 21 countries.  We have a global clientele...

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Expert reports are continuing to be delivered in 2023

Stock and securities exchanges around the world have been up and down in 2023. However, Derisk continues to complete expert reports for unlisted and listed companies on several exchanges. In the last two months, we have been engaged to complete two Independent...

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Derisk prepares NI 43-101 Report for Avenir Makatea

Derisk has recently compiled a technical report for our client, Avenir Makatea Pty Ltd, prepared in compliance with National Instrument 43-101 Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects within Canada. Avenir Makatea Pty Ltd is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chatham...

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Derisk engaged to prepare Fossey Pre-feasibility Study

Derisk has been engaged by Hellyer Metals Underground Pty Ltd to complete a feasibility study on the redevelopment of the Fossey underground base and precious metal mine in northwestern Tasmania.  The Fossey mine was originally operated from 2010 to 2012 when the...

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AusIMM Mineral Resource Estimation Conference

A two-day Mineral Resource Estimation (MRE) conference organised by the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) was held in the last week of May in Perth, Western Australia.  Derisk director Mark Berry attended a format that included key-note...

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Upcoming Events

28 June, 2024.  AIG (Qld Branch) QA/QC for Exploration and Mining,  University of Queensland Business School,  Brisbane, Australia

QA/QC is an essential part of our role as geoscientists to ensure the data we collect is fit for purpose. It covers all data we collect, not just sampling and analytical data. This Friday Seminar will present a range of talks covering QA/QC procedures, systems, and best practice, including case studies across exploration and mining.

4 – 6 September, 2024.  Mines and Wines 2024 Discoveries in the Tasmanides, Albury, NSW,  Australia

The 9th Mines and Wines conference will focus on mineral exploration and project developments in the Tasmanides of eastern Australia. The conference boasts two days of technical presentations, a technical field trip and workshops (4 September), conference (5-6 September) and conference dinner. The conference is  jointly organised by SMEDG, Australian Institute of Geoscientists (AIG) and the Department of Regional New South Wales (Geoscience and the Geological Survey of NSW)