The Problem

Open pit and underground mining scenarios proved uneconomic… a stranded asset.

Our Approach

  • Work with client to identify key pain points
  • Engage client throughout process to align goals
  • Build 3D mine plan using customized software
  • Utilize proprietary economic model to generate projected results

Surgical Mining Benefits

  • Unlock value in currently uneconomic deposits
  • Minimise development work and time to ore
  • Flexible mine planning
  • Maximise near term cash flow
  • Small environmental footprint


  • NPV >$20M
  • IRR >60%
  • 5 X vs conventional
  • $/t* $125-$140

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