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News and information from the world of geology and mining, Fresh Thinking by Optiro provides a new perspective on the industry and seeks to educate on best practice. www.optiro.com
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News and information from the world of geology and mining, Fresh Thinking by Optiro provides a new perspective on the industry and seeks to educate on best practice. www.optiro.com
Optiro Mining Industry Consultants.

    37 - Classifying mineral resources

    37 - Classifying mineral resources

    The JORC code does many things, but it doesn't prescribe how to consistently classify resources. Optiro's Director of Geology Ian Glacken explains some of the techniques available to ensure consistency in this fifth part of the mini-series on the JORC code.

    • 12 min
    36 - ASX Market Releases

    36 - ASX Market Releases

    There are plenty of ways to get it wrong and having to retract your ASX market release is best avoided. Optiro's Director of Geology Ian Glacken explains how to stay compliant to the rules in this fourth part in the mini-series on the JORC code.

    • 17 min
    35 - Table 1

    35 - Table 1

    Podcasts in the time of COVID-19. The name isn't a mistake: Optiro's Director of Geology Ian Glacken is talking about Table 1 of the JORC code, why it is there, misconceptions about it and how it can protect investors.

    • 13 min
    34 - Metal Equivalents

    34 - Metal Equivalents

    Reporting your resource using metal equivalents is acceptable practice, if you follow the rules. In this episode, the second in a mini-series about misinterpretation of the JORC code, Optiro's Director of Geology Ian Glacken explains where miners are getting it wrong and potentially misreporting the value of their commodities.

    • 17 min
    33 - RPEEE: is all hope lost?

    33 - RPEEE: is all hope lost?

    Recent research undertaken by Optiro's Director of Geology, Ian Glacken, shows there are a number of reports on resources being made to the market that are based on tenuous assumptions. This episode is part of a mini series on misinterpretations of the JORC code.

    • 14 min
    32 - The resource model "sniff test"

    32 - The resource model "sniff test"

    Now that you've built up your resource model from the data it's time to submit it to the Bernard Schneider test. Optiro's Principal Geologist Mark Drabble explains some of the checks you need to perform to ensure your modelling is correct.

    • 17 min

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