The MSA Group has a demonstrated track record of executing platinum projects:
2014: PGE Mineral Resource estimate as a by-product for an operating chrome operation.
2011 – 2012: Exploration project design and management over a layered mafic complex for massive sulphide-hosted PGE, leading up to Mineral Resource estimate.
2011 – Current: Exploration project design and management and NI 43-101 report over a Ni-Cu and PGE target.
2010: Data review and prospectivity assessment of PGE mineralisation in a meteorite impact structure.
Northern Limb, Bushveld Complex
2014: Mineral Resource estimate for a PGE Project.
2013: Geotechnical logging programme
2011 – 2012: Scoping study including Mineral Resource estimate of a disseminated sulphide Ni-PGE deposit.
2010 – 2011: Brownfields exploration on an historically-delineated disseminated and massive sulphide deposit. Geological modelling, Mineral Resource estimate and preliminary project evaluation.
Western Bushveld Complex
2010 – 2012: Exploration project management and execution, data management and Health and Safety Management of a multi-rig UG2 and Merensky Reef drill-out.
Eastern Bushveld Complex
2014 – 2015: Due Diligence of Mineral Resources for two advanced projects.
2014: Project valuation update.
2011 – 2012: Due Diligence study over a Platinum Mine in the Eastern Bushveld, incorporating all due diligence disciplines and activities.
2011 – 2012: Brownfields exploration leading up to SAMREC-compliant Measured, Indicated and Inferred Mineral Resource declaration for the Merensky Reef and UG2 Chromitite.
2010 – 2014: Exploration programme management and execution, data management and Competent Person consulting on a UG2 exploration drilling campaign.
2015 – Current: Exploration consulting and auditing and Mineral Resource estimate.
2014: JORC-compliant Mineral Resource estimate and Scoping Study for a PGE Project.
Clients include African Rainbow Minerals (Pty) Ltd, Albidon (Zambia) Ltd, Anglo Khula Mining Fund, Bafokeng Rasimone Platinum JV, Boynton Platinum, Bauba A Hlabirwa Mining Investments (Pty) Ltd, Cronimet Chrome Mining SA (Pty) Ltd, Eastern Platinum Ltd, Great Dyke Investments (PVT) Ltd, Hunter Dickinson Incorporated, Impala Platinum (Pty) Ltd, Ivanhoe Mines, Lesego Platinum, Lion’s Head (Pty) Ltd, Lonmin Platinum (Pty) Ltd, Nkwe Platinum SA (Pty) Ltd, Northam Platinum Ltd, Noril’sk Africa (formerly Lion Ore (Botswana) Ltd), Pan Palladium SA (Pty) Ltd, Realm Resources Ltd (Australia), Rio Tinto South Africa, Ruschrome Mining (Pty) Ltd, Tharisa Minerals (Pty) Ltd and Umthombo Resources.