SRK CONSULTING (UK) LIMITED
Independent Consultants to the Mining and Metals Industries
SRK CONSULTING (UK) LIMITED
SRK is a world leading natural resources consultancy serving the international mining and quarrying, water and environment sectors providing solutions to the challenges of mineral and water resource development.
SRK offers specialist expertise in: mining engineering and planning; mining finance; exploration and mining geology; geotechnics and engineering geology; hydrogeology and water engineering; environmental science and engineering; waste management and tailings engineering; contaminated land and groundwater remediation; mine closure planning and mineral process engineering.
The company is wholly independent and the SRK group currently employs more than 500 engineers and scientists based in 27 offices on five continents.
SRK's clients are developers, operators, banks and investors, governments and local authorities.
Exploration Geology and Resource Evaluation:
Resource modelling, geostatistics, reserve evaluation and classification. Exploration programme design, supervision and logging; representative sampling for evaluation, mineralogy and metallurgy.
Mining Feasibility and Design:
For precious and base metals, coal, diamonds and industrial minerals: Open pit, underground mines and quarries: New mine projects, rehabilitation and expansions. Computer aided mine design. Production scheduling, manning and costing for planned tonnage and grade of ore.
Stock Exchange Listings:
Preparation of independent stock exchange prospectus documents and competent persons reports.
Mining Economics and Auditing:
For management control, reorganisation, expansion, sale, refinancing, privatisation. Mine valuation, economic optimisation and risk/reward assessments and product specification and market analysis.
Mining and Civil Geotechnical Engineering:
All mine and quarry excavations, tunnels, roads, dams, and foundation design. Risk assessment, support, subsidence, ground stabilisation and monitoring.
Tailings and Waste Disposal:
Disposal site permitting, design and construction supervision. Closure and rehabilitation planning, water effluent treatment.
Water supply, mine water management and dewatering, pollution control. Storm water management, flood studies, environmental audits, management, monitoring, baseline studies. Impact assessment. Planning and licence applications. Pollution prevention and remedies. Mine closure and rehabilitation. Liability and due diligence.
Acid Rock Drainage:
Assessments, prediction, remediation and treatment.
Metallurgy and Processing:
Mineralogical and metallurgical assessment, processing and plant design requirements.
Provision of public inquiry and expert witness evidence.
Provision of specialist expertise to enhance operations, train operators and establish maintenance systems.
Safety and Training:
Establishment of safe working practices, safety training, underground and surface training schools.
IRELAND - Zinc/Lead Mines - pre-feasibility, feasibility and project management for a major new mine. Mining, hydrogeological geotechnical, studies and EIA review. Alumina refinery - closure plan.
PORTUGAL - Tin/Wolfram Mine - Environmental, tailings and rock engineering.
SPAIN - Open Pit Gold Mine - Preliminary feasibility study, metallurgical sampling. EIA for underground copper mine.
GREECE - Gold/Zinc/Lead - Feasibility Study for a Bankable Document for an underground mine.
FIJI - Gold Mine - Design of a water management system for an underground mine.
FRANCE - Zinc/Lead Mine - Technical and economic audit for project finance. Gold Mine - Rock mass stability investigations.
NORWAY - Zinc/Lead Mine - Acid rock drainage.
SERBIA - Copper Mine - Reserve estimation and open pit mine optimisation.
IRAN - Phosphate Project - Mine evaluation and design, training and supervision.
NIGERIA - Coal Mine - Design, performance review, assistance and procurement.
GUINEA - Alluvial Diamond Mine - Pre-feasibility study reserves, mining and tailings.
GHANA - Gold Mine - Geotechnics for slopes and tailings.
ANGOLA - Diamond Mines - Geotechnics, dewatering and open pit design for alluvial diamond deposits and kimberlites.
ZIMBABWE - Batoka Gorge HEP - Specialist geotechnical investigations. Uranium Project - Mine and dewatering system design. Platinum Project - Mining risk assessment and support design. Shangani Mine - Pit slope stability, dewatering, river diversion. Rural Water Supply, Zimco - Pollution control for waste disposal. Gokwe - management of EIA programme for mine, powerstation, new town, pipeline and transmission lines.
ZAMBIA - Copperbelt - Numerous mining and civil engineering projects.
ZAIRE - Gecamines - Waste dump and conveyor ramp design for major open pit.
MALAWI - Rail Line - Site investigation and design. Uranium project - Hydrogeology, hydrology for proposed mine.
BOTSWANA - Copper Nickel Mine - Ore reserve estimation and project audit. Coal - four projects - mining, geotechnical and hydrogeological assessments. Diamond Mines - Water supply and dewatering and pit slope design. Rural Water
MOZAMBIQUE - Beach Sands - EIA, water supply and ground water studies.
INDONESIA - Mining method optimisation, mine design and technology transfer.
SAUDI ARABIA - Feasibility studies for underground and open pit mines.
SWAZILAND - Coal Mine - Techno-economic audit for project finance.
SOUTH AFRICA - Mining, geotechnical, groundwater, tailings and environmental projects.
MALAYSIA - Exploration target assessment for gold and base metals.
AUSTRALIA - Coal Mine Subsidence assessment and expert witness evidence.
CANADA - Coal Mine - Mine design for 3 million tpa underground operation.
USA - Mine audit for stock exchange listing.
CHILE - Copper Mine - Rock mechanics in rockburst area; major open pit design.
PERU - Rock mechanics mine waste, environmental services and seminars.
MONGOLIA - Environmental Action Plan for Cu/Mo Deposit.
RUSSIA & CIS - Pre-feasibility and feasibility studies; Due Diligence studies; technical audits for listing purposes; competent persons reports; environmental impact studies; resource and reserve estimation reports.
VENEZUELA - Gold Mines - Reserves and mining assessment for mine expansion; evaluation and design for reopening an abandoned mine.
BOLIVIA - Environmental pre-feasibility study for Gold/Copper Mine.
GREAT BRITAIN - Numerous mining, quarrying projects, landfill site assessment and design, geotechnical, hydrogeological, site investigations and environmental assessments: Coal Mines: Feasibility, design, problem solving, audits, due diligence, technical consultants reports for stock exchange listing. Involved in BCC Privatisation and management buyouts. Base Metals: Cu/Pb/Zn Mine - Technical audit for investment purposes. Development on Mined Land: Investigations and engineered solutions for development on undermined land, landfill and gas generating sites. Quarries: Resource Evaluation, valuation and planning. Reports pursuant to the Mines and Quarries Act. Site investigation, slope and tip stability. Planning Applications: Preparation of planning application documentation. Representation at public meetings and enquiries. Contaminated Land: Site assessment and rehabilitation. Acid Drainage: Pollution assessment and amelioration. Claims and Arbitration: Expert advice in mining and civil engineering. Mine Dewatering Water Management and Remediation.
EUROPE & CIS: Armenia, Albania, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece,Greenland, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kyrgystan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan
MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA: Egypt, Iran, Israel, Oman, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
AFRICA: Angola, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Democratic Republic of Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mali, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe
SOUTH ASIA: Afghanistan, India
EAST ASIA: China, Indonesia, Mongolia, Philippines, Vietnam
PACIFIC: Australia, Fiji, Malaysia, Papa New Guinea
NORTH AMERICA: Canada, USA
CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Jamaica
CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica
SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Guyana, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela
Australia (Brisbane, Canberra, Perth, Sydney)
USA (Denver, Elko, Fort Collins, Reno, Tucson)
Canada (Toronto, Vancouver, Yellowknife )
Brazil (Bel Horizonte)
South Africa (Bellville, Cape Town, Durban, East London, Harare, Johannesburg, Klerksdorp, Lydenburg, Orkney, Pietermaritzburg, Port Elizabeth, Pretoria, Rustenburg, Welkom)
GEMCOM Services Inc, Canada, Colorado
NCL, Santiago, Chile
RDC, South Africa
Consult 4, South Africa
Waste Resources (Pty) Ltd, South Africa
SRK Exploration Services (Ltd), Cardiff, UK
SECTORS AND DISCIPLINES
Environment: Impact assessment
Industry: Mining and minerals
Privatisation: Due diligence
Water: Surface & groundwater resources
SECTORS AND DISCIPLINES
|Industry||Mining and minerals|
|Water||Surface & groundwater resources|
|Democratic Republic of Congo|
|Papua New Guinea|
|Republic of Ireland|
|United Arab Emirates|