VBKOM’s professional team has the experience, education and professional credentials to act as qualified persons and/or competent persons as required by world-wide regulatory agencies, including the determination of reserves in a way that is consistent with all internationally recognised reporting standards (SAMREC, JORC, NI43-1010).
VBKOM consulting engineers specialise in resource, mineral reserve statements and audits.
Many clients request technical audits to ensure that resources and reserves have been estimated according to standard mining industry practice (SAMREC, JORC or NI43-101) or to obtain an independent assessment of their estimates for either internal purposes or for third parties, such as financial institutions or other interested mining companies.
We also provide technical inputs for listing purposes on international stock exchanges andalso assist exploration and mining companies with applications and compliance to the MPRDA (Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act).
The following regulatory services are provided:
- Risk assessments
- Resource to reserve conversions
- Safety audits
- Environmental audits
- Productivity evaluations
- Prospecting permit applications
- Mining rights applications
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