Serving the Mining Community for Over 30 Years

Engineering Services

Mine Development Associates provides engineering services to both large and small companies around the world with extensive experience in both open pit and underground mining methods. Our engineers have the experience to produce creditable, auditable mine plans, schedules and cost estimates. They are trained in a variety of commercial software packages including GEOVIA SURPAC™ Software and Hexagon MINESITE™ Software, choosing the best suited for mine design, pit optimization, productivity or cost optimization, and scheduling.

  • Internal Scoping Studies
  • Preliminary Economic Assessments
  • Pre-feasibility Studies
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Cost Estimations
  • Economic Evaluations
  • Optimization
  • Open Pit Design / Planning / Scheduling
  • Underground Design / Planning / Scheduling

  • Operational Reviews
  • Management Support
  • Short term Planning
  • Production Reconciliation
  • Capital / Operating Cost Development
  • Manpower / Equipment Requirements

  • Reserve Verification and Audit
  • Project Reviews
  • Resource and Reserve Reconciliation
  • Royalty Audits