Mineral Exploration

Our team has diverse commodity experience that includes base metals, precious metals and industrial minerals globally. Recent exploration projects have included, resource estimates for lithium brines and hard rock, iron ore, orogenic, epithermal and mesothermal gold, carbonate host Pb/Zn, Ni, VMS, gypsum.

Project Management

Mercator can provide a turn key solution to your next exploration project. Our professionals can assist with exploration project design, staffing, contract management, and operation management. Our hands on team has expensive experience running remote field exploration or drilling program from start to finish.

Prospectivity Mapping and Data Analytics

Prospectivity Mapping is a data-mining target generation method that incorporates other exploration methods such as geophysical, geochemical surveys and geology. The process utilizes machine learning algorithms to help identify the most correlated attributes and outputs are regional target heats maps.

Mineral Resource Estimation

Mercator is focused on team-based evaluation and management of  resource estimation projects through the use of Geovia-Surpac® 3D software to reporting standards of National Instrument 43-101. This has involved design of diamond drill hole programs, drill hole database management, 3D wireframe and solids generation,  geological interpretation,   geostatistical   analysis   and   block   model   resource estimations.

GIS Mapping and Database Management

Our database specialists and GIS mapping team can transform your analogue paper documents into sophisticated queryable databases and digital map files.  This allows for detailed analysis, enhanced visualization, data compilation and development of active databases for data collection on exploration projects. Our GIS team can also help with your press release and presentation graphics.

Regulator Compliance and NI 43-101

We provide expertise in NI 43-101, press releases, Capital Markets, Canadian Mining Disclosure Standards and compliance with TSX, TSE.V and CSE stock exchange rules and listing requirements.