• pietre 4
  • pietre 3
  • pietre 2
  • pietre 1

Dimension stone:

  • Location of deposit to be exploited for dimension stone production
  • Geological and structural characterization of the deposit
  • Resources & Reserves evaluation according to international standards (2012 JORC Code)
  • Evaluation of the material properties and identification of penalizing occurrence
  • Structural and geo-mechanical characterization of deposits in order to evaluate the recovery rate
  • Evaluation of the quarry fronts stability
  • Commercial evaluation of a dimension stone deposit
  • Economical feasibility study and evaluation of the production cost
  • Market inquiry aimed to locate the existing competitor in the market and the range of selling price in order to establish a market strategy.
  • Planning of the quarry exploitation in the short, medium and long term
  • Drawing up of the necessary documents for the quarry opening according to the existing laws
  • Planning of the quarry safety plan
  • Selection of the most appropriate exploitation method
  • Support in the choice of the quarry equipment
  • Technical assistance to the exploitation
  • Geological, structural and geo-mechanical studies in order to improve the productivity and to reduce the waste in existing quarries
  • Environmental and morphological rehabilitation plan

Geofield has actively contributed to the identification, evaluation and assistance in the early stages of the cultivation of the following ornamental stones:

  • Blue Eyes, Canada,
  • Arctic Brown, Canada,
  • Brown Fossil limestone, Morocco
  • Mendicino stone, Italy
  • Emerald Quartzite, Brazil
  • Black Mamba granite, Pakistan
  • Labradorite Austral, Madagascar
  • Kaesar Brown Limestone, Tunisia
  • Galala, Egitto