Peter W. Scott Ltd

Kinloss Port Navas
TR11 5RL
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0) 1326 340214

Registration Number: 5508128

Primary Contact

Prof.Peter Scott

Prof.Peter Scott


Company Profile

A small well-established geological – mineralogical consultancy providing a personal service to mining and quarrying companies and related organisations in UK and other countries. Specialist knowledge in Industrial Minerals and Rocks, Mineralogy and Ore Geology, and Extractive Industry Geology. These are supported by substantial geological fieldwork experience in UK and overseas.

Director: Emeritus Professor Peter W. Scott,
BSc, PhD, DIC, FGS, CGeol, MRSC, CChem, CSci.
(Formerly Head of Geology at Camborne School of Mines, University of Exeter, Cornwall, UK)

Scope of work:

  • Industrial Minerals and construction raw materials:
  • Market studies
  • Fieldwork, mapping and geological continuity
  • Industrial properties and applications
  • Regional resource studies
  • Aggregate resources

Geology, Mineralogy and Petrography:

  • Metal ores
  • Industrial minerals
  • Construction materials
  • Rock descriptions
  • Slags and other mineral wastes

Analytical techniques in mineralogy and geochemistry

Training: Courses in industrial minerals, ore geology, mineralogy and petrography

Expert Witness on geological and mineralogical topics

Geodiversity in quarries: Reviews, audits, action plans and monitoring

The company has direct access to extensive in-house and external library resources devoted to industrial minerals, metalliferous deposits, ore geology and mineralogy.