Category: Case Study

How Leapfrog Geo helped improve geological understanding and productivity at Edna May Gold Mine, Western Australia

In 2014, leading Australian gold miner, Evolution Mining, first introduced Leapfrog Geo to generate a geological model for the 2014 Mineral Resource Estimation, a major change compared to previously used explicit methods. Based on this success, Leapfrog Geo was then introduced to rapidly update the Grade Control (GC) block model.

Hans Andersen, Group Resource Geologist, Evolution Mining, says, “Using Leapfrog Geo we are able to model highly complex geology, giving improved representation of the various geological units. For the past 18 months Leapfrog Geo has also supplemented our grade control process enabling the dynamic updating of our GC block model. This has freed up significant modelling time and allows staff to concentrate on other high value geological activities.”

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Sula Iron & Gold Case Study – use of Leapfrog Geo’s movie function as a key marketing tool

Multi-commodity exploration company Sula Iron and Gold plc have used Leapfrog Geo’s movie function as a key marketing tool in the Ferensola Gold Project, Sierra Leone.

Using the movie function, Sula’s Non-Executive Technical Director, Howard Baker, has produced an impressive presentation to communicate target scale and to lift the project’s profile to the wider investment community.

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