Base Metals

Specialised Geological Mapping Ltd offers expertise in the mapping and modelling of:

  • porphyry copper (molybdenum)
  • Volcanic Hosted Massive Sulphides
  • SEDEX deposits
  • carbonate-hosted zinc lead massive sulphides
  • skarn copper molybdenum

Recent projects include:

  • the Río Blanco porphyry in Peru (Total Measured, Indicated and Inferred Resources of 1257 Mt at 0.57% Cu with 0.4% copper cutoff)
  • El Galeno porphyry in the Cajamarca district (Indicated Resource of 765 Mt at 0.64% copper-equivalent)
  • Regalito, a leachable porphyry in Chile (Total Measured and Indicated Resource of 628 Mt at 0.43% copper)
  • the Taca Taca Cu Au Mo porphyry in Argentina
  • a major SEDEX zinc lead gold deposit in N Sweden
  • a major zinc lead carbonate-hosted deposit in Greenland
  • a major VHMS copper zinc gold discovery in Ecuador
  • a major Fe deposit in the Apurimac-Andahuaylas belt of Peru
  • a major Cu Ni deposit in the Outokumpu district of Finland
  • the Magistral Cu Mo porphyry, Ancash, Peru – 250 Mt at 0.55% Cu and 0.045% Mo
  • a major Cu porphyry in the Andes of central Argentina – nearly 20 billion lbs of Cu, Indicated and Inferred
  • the Haquira porphyry, southern Peru – about 6 Mt of contained Cu-equivalent, Measured/Indicated and Inferred
Porphyry Map
Porphyry Map – Click to enlarge
Silver Bell Cu Porphyry
Silver Bell Cu Porphyry – Click to enlarge
Sheared Galena in fault zone
Sheared Galena in fault zone – Click to enlarge