PERTH, WESTERN AUSTRALIA – June 03, 2021 – CSA Global (an ERM Group company) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Robert Morrison, Principal Consultant – Resource Geology, in its Toronto office in Canada.
Dr Morrison joins the Americas team, bringing extensive experience and expertise in mineral resource estimation and mine geology to support our continued excellence in client service and delivery in Canada and internationally.
Upon completing his PhD in Australia, Dr Morrison served as a mapping geologist for the Northern Territory Geological Survey before moving on to WMC Resources and Gold Fields Ltd in Western Australia. Here, he spent 12 years working in mine and exploration geology and mineral resource estimation for gold and nickel, and authored several publications from 1989 to 2003.
Dr. Morrison later joined BHP Billiton’s Olympic Dam expansion project in South Australia as Senior Resource Geologist before returning to Toronto as Lead Resource Geologist for the global consultancy firm, Tetra Tech. He was subsequently employed as Mineral Resource Manager for the Dalradian Gold Feasibility Study in Northern Ireland and Senior Resource Geologist with Detour Gold (Kirkland Lake Gold) in northern Ontario.
In 2019 he joined Agnico Eagle Mines Limited as Manager, Resources & Reserves, responsible for internal auditing of technical services, resource estimation practices, and data management to ensure compliance with Mineral Resource and Mineral Reserve declarations for the company.
Partner – Americas, Dr Neal Reynolds stated: “I am very excited to have Robert join CSA Global. He has strong resource estimation, geological modelling, and geostatistical expertise and extensive global experience in gold and base metals, supported by excellence in geological observation and interpretation. His mine geology experience brings additional expertise in grade control and reconciliation studies. Bob will work closely with our global resource team and ERM colleagues to deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients through the delivery of our suite of resource and mining geology services.”
Commenting on his appointment, Dr Morrison stated: “I am very pleased to be joining the CSA Global team and bringing together my experiences from diverse geological and resource estimation positions to meet the needs of clients. I am looking forward to contributing to the market share growth and development of one of the world’s leading mining consultancies while supporting clients in adding real value to their business. I rely on collaborative best practice geological and resource data modelling methodologies to produce pragmatic and innovative solutions.”
Dr Morrison served as Councillor-at-Large with the APGO (2012-2015) and was awarded the Larry Chester Excellence in Leadership Award from the University of Toronto (School of Continuing Studies – 2011).
CSA Global is a leading provider of consulting services to the global minerals industry and specialises in corporate, mining, resources, geometallurgy, geoscience, exploration, technology and data and water services. CSA Global has been delivering trusted technical services, training and independent advice to public and private mining companies, governments, industry associations, financial and legal groups globally for more than 35 years. CSA Global is a member of the ERM group of companies, a global provider of sustainability advisory services, including environmental, health, safety, risk, and social consulting. CSA Global and ERM work collaboratively on projects with a view to better support the evolving needs of our clients to help them operate more sustainably.
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