Nally CV May 2015
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Nally CV May 2015
MARCEL D NALLY
21 Eaves Avenue, Hebden Bridge, HX7 6DJ, United Kingdom | +44 7979 465536 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, University of London
BSc in Mining Geology 1994
Dissertation: “The Medenec Five Element Silver Vein, Czech Republic”
Honours: Grade 2:1
Athlone Institute of Technology
NCEA National Certificate in Mineral Engineering 1990
Subjects: Surveying, Mining, Mineral Processing, Mineralogy, Geology
Grade: Pass with Merit
Ballincollig Community School
Leaving Certificate 1986
Honours: English, Geography, Physics, French, Building Construction
Moxico Resources, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
Exploration Director/Managing Director March 2013 - Present
Establishing a private mining company that explores for copper and other metals in Zambia and
Geological Consultancy May 2012 – February 2013
I set myself up as a geological consultant but due to the industry downturn I spent most of my time
building a log cabin and terracing my garden.
Locrian Resources Inc.
Consulting Geologist September 2011 – April 2012
Carrying out data synthesis for various epithermal gold projects in Sumatra, Indonesia, combining
records from Dutch, 1980’s and more recent eras into Excel and Mapinfo GIS databases.
Aurum Exploration Services
Senior Geologist September 2010 – March 2012
Working for a geological services company on various projects including the following:
Metallum Resources Inc. March 2012
Anomaly checking of greenstone gold exploration licences in Northern Ireland and Scotland.
Canoco Resources Inc. March 2011 – September 2011
I oversaw the establishment of an exploration programme on a VMS deposit in Northern Ethiopia,
soil sampling, mapping and diamond drilling, contracts management, import and export,
implementation of exploration systems and procedures and training local geologists.
Cominco Resources Inc February 2011
I set up the database and supervised an air-core drilling programme for the Hinda phosphate deposit
in Congo Brazaville.
Metallum Resources Inc. October 2010 – January 2011
I compiled reports on work carried out in support of the renewal of exploration licences for
greenstone gold and Irish-type base-metal projects in Northern Ireland.
Ormonde Mining Limited September 2010
I updated the geological model for the Barruecopardo tungsten project and changed the proposed
drilling programme in order to upgrade confidence and increase resources.
Belvedere Resources Inc.
Senior Geologist March 2008 – September 2010
Hirsikangas (shear-hosted gold): Design and management of exploration drilling programme
including database and technical reporting and 3D modelling of the ore body leading to maiden
NI43-101 resource of 228 kOz; Kopsakangas and Angasneva (shear-hosted gold): Core logging,
supervising the drilling programmes, systems and database management and NI43-101 technical
reporting leading to increased resources; Haarakumpu (cobalt-copper): Database management and
NI 43-101 technical reporting.
Sumatra Copper & Gold PLC
Senior Geologist November 2006 – Mar 2008
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Rawas/Tembang (epithermal gold): Exploration project management, collating historical data into
GIS format, establishing the exploration programme, mapping and sampling, drill planning, leading
into mine production in 2015. Tambang Sawah (epithermal gold): Surface and underground
mapping, drill planning and execution to define maiden JORC resource of 200k Oz of gold. Toko
Rotan (epithermal gold): Surface mapping, sampling and drill programme design. Other projects in
Sumatra: Synthesis of data from the Dutch colonial archives related to epithermal gold and porphyry
copper mining and exploration in Sumatra, Indonesia in the period 1895-1948 into GIS format.
Consulting Geologist May 2006 – October 2006
Evaluating the Ilinskoye epithermal antimony deposit and Lendaka granite-hosted tin deposits, prior
to acquisition. Technical reporting to support financing. Rusant is now mining from a reserve base of
3600 metric tonnes of Sb.
Trans-Siberian Gold PLC
Exploration Manager/Consulting Geologist 2001-2005
Compiled a Technical Report on TSG's Russian properties to support seed financing round.
Establishing the drilling database and core logging procedures at the Asacha (epithermal gold)
leading into definition of a maiden JORC resource of 650k Oz of gold equivalent. Ensuring JORC
compatibility with GKZ resource reporting. Evaluating Veduga gold project leading to acquisition
(mesothermal gold). Establishing an RC drilling program at Veduga taking it from 0.9M Oz to 2.9M Oz
resources and purchase by AngolGold Ashanti. Importing and operating the first RC rig and first
Wacker drills in Russia.
Aurora Gold PTY Limited
Mine Geologist 1996-1999
Mine Geologist: Supervising grade control sampling, RC drilling, QA/QC procedures, pit mapping,
database management, and ore body modelling in Micromine and Vulcan software. Near mine
exploration discovery of >30,000 Oz Au at Dua Lagi using Wacker geochemistry and drilling.
Avocet Mining PLC
Project Geologist 1994-1996
Evaluating fifty-five exploration licenses in Puno, Southern Peru for porphyry and epithermal Au-Cu
mineralization. Drill planning for targets generated.
Cominco Chile Ltda
Project Geologist 1994
Project mapping and reconnaissance sampling of porphyry copper targets around Antofogasta.
Amoco Oil PLC
Exploration Technician 1991-1992
Operating Amoco’s rock property evaluation laboratory. Seismic and mineralogical testing of core
Rio Tinto Finance and Exploration
Field Technician 1990
Conducting a soil sampling survey of 500 square kilometres in the Massif Central, France. Conducting
gold geochemical sampling in County Clare, Ireland.
Pitney Bowes Mapinfo & Discover 2008 – Present
Plotting drillholes downhole, all aspects of GIS, 3D interpretation
PUBLICATIONS AND PAPERS
The Ascha and Rodnikova Gold Projects, Kamchatka Russia
Guest Speaker at SMEDG/AIG Conference in Sydney Australia 2004
English – Native language
Spanish – Bilingual proficiency
Russian – Full professional proficiency
Indonesian – Full professional proficiency
Australasian Institute of Geoscientists
Society of Economic Geologists