Service sectors we operate in:
Wardell Armstrong International Ltd.
Wheal Jane Earth Science Park
Registration Number: 3813172
Tel: +44(0)1872 560738 / +44 (0)7976 711545
WAI is part of Wardell Armstrong LLP, an independent consultancy that has provided the mineral industry with specialised geological, mining, and processing expertise since 1837.Our experience is worldwide and has included all commodities.
WAI has offices in the UK (Truro, London and Stoke-on-Trent) as well as Russia and Kazakhstan. The office in Truro, at the old Wheal Jane mine site, includes an extensive mineral assaying, processing and pilot plant testing facility.
WAI provides a wide range of services for minerals-related projects; these range from preliminary exploration planning and execution, through Mineral Resource and Reserve estimation to international reporting standards, scoping studies, mine design and financial appraisal, to pre-feasibility and feasibility studies.
WAI has a strong client list, including companies and organisations from the private and public sectors, as well as many major financial institutions. In addition, WAI has been involved in multiple LSE Main Board and AIM listings as well as NI 43-101 Technical Reports in line with TSX and Competent Person’s Reports in line with ASX.
WAI has professionally qualified and experienced specialists in exploration and mining geology, mining engineering, processing, rock mechanics and hydrogeology, mineral surveying, geological modelling and mineral resource estimation, financial evaluation, environmental and social assessments and mineral economics.
In summary our expertise includes:
• Exploration and resource evaluation;
• Mineral Resource and Reserve estimation;
• Geotechnical engineering;
• Hydrology and hydrogeology;
• Computerised mine planning – Datamine, Mine 2-4D and NPV Scheduler.
• Metallurgical testwork and process design;
• Financial and economic analysis;
• Environmental assessment and monitoring;
• Social and H&S issues; and
• Mine closure and reclamation.
WAI has a long track record of providing high quality technical services to the mining industry worldwide. This has involved projects in over 90 countries, with the principal expertise focused on Africa, Europe, CIS, plus Central and South America.