Unlocking Latent Value

Snowden Optiro is a global consulting, advisory and training business specialising in mining and exploration.

We offer independent advice, consulting, and training to mining companies, advisors, and investors.
With our more than 36 years of experience, we help improve mining operations, advance projects, and mitigate investment risks.
Our services include expert guidance, education, and software solutions focused on
Mineral Resources and Mineral/Ore Reserves, promoting industry best practices and innovative problem-solving.

WHO WE ARE

Our Vision - Our Purpose: Insights from our General Manager

Enhancing operational sustainability, efficiency, profitability, and client success through expert guidance, education and innovative solutions.

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Benefits we drive

The substantial technical expertise of our team, in conjunction with proven, robust methodologies, enables us to add value to mining projects, operations and investments.

Improved resource estimates which support the ability to plan and forecast with greater accuracy

Improved strategic mine plans to maximise value

A full understanding of the risks and opportunities associated with a mining investment

A full understanding of the risks and opportunities associated with a mining investment

Assessment of new mining techniques to reduce costs and emissions

New skills in your team members to help them drive improvement in your operations

Benefits we drive

The substantial technical expertise of our team, in conjunction with proven, robust methodologies, enables us to add value to mining projects, operations and investments.

Improved resource estimates which support the ability to plan and forecast with greater accuracy

Improved strategic mine plans to maximise value

A full understanding of the risks and opportunities associated with a mining investment

A full understanding of the risks and opportunities associated with a mining investment

Assessment of new mining techniques to reduce costs and emissions

New skills in your team members to help them drive improvement in your operations

Better together

Celebrating our legacy, shaping our future

Preserving the Snowden Optiro legacy, we honor our pioneers, and past and present employees by sharing knowledge, empowering the next generation, and embracing diverse perspectives for continuous improvement.

Latest from Blog

Read the latest updates from the Snowden Optiro team below.

A Hiker’s Guide to the Geology of Kilimanjaro – Matt Mullins

In his March 2024 Geo Bulletin piece, Matt Mullins explores Mount Kilimanjaro's geological wonders. Mullins highlights the climb's challenges and diverse landscapes, underscoring the mountain's status as one of Africa's tallest freestanding volcanoes. He provides practical tips for accessing Kilimanjaro via road or air through Arusha, Tanzania, inviting readers to experience its geological beauty firsthand.

Solutions for the entire mining value chain

Global Reach

Snowden Optiro is part of Datamine, we offer a global network of offices that sell, implement and support technology and mining advisory in every mining region of the world. No matter where our customers are located, we have top professionals trained to the highest standards to meet all of your needs.

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