Geology

Geology

Understanding and accounting for geological variation is core to the business of mining in any environment. At Geotechnicoal we specialise in geological data acquisition, processing/ modelling and interpretation from the exploration phase through to operations.

We can provide geological project consultants, exploration planning and management and short or long term site-based contract geological work. Our Geologists have experience across a range of sites and conditions and are experienced, motivated and autonomous individuals who work effectively as part of a team or in isolation. Our geological services include:

  • Planning and management of exploration, geotechnical, operational and goaf drainage drilling program for underground coal mines
  • Geological, geophysical, survey, drilling and earthworks contractor engagement and management
  • Drill core logging, geotechnical and gas sampling
  • Drill rig supervision
  • Geological / geophysical logging and correlation
  • Processing of SIS/ UIS drilling data for geological modelling
  • Fault/ structural analysis and interpretation for mine planning and operational considerations
  • Geological modelling in Vulcan, Minex. Maintenance of geological models in CAD
  • Underground geological mapping of development and longwall panels
  • Longwall and development grade plans
  • Longwall face sections and profiles