Services

GEOCONSULT provides detailed petrographic service to exploration geologists in all parts of the globe. Highly specialized in petrographic analysis of thin and polished sections, all petrographic reports are of superior quality. GeoConsult is sensitive to unique requirements of individual geologists and mining / exploration companies, and keeps the line of communication open during and after the completion of the project.

In-depth PETROGRAPHIC REPORTS include microscopic examination of thin sections with transmitted and reflected lights, detailed description of mineralogy and texture, classification of rocks where possible, visually estimated modal proportion of minerals, and description of primary and secondary minerals and their paragenetic sequence. In mineralized samples, the genesis of ore will be estimated. Reports by GEOCONSULT will include 2 or more photomicrographs of each thin section taken by a digital Leica cooled camera, a cd with file(s) and 2 hard copies of the report.

Petrographic and mineralogical projects GeoConsult has been involved in span a wide range of geographic locations: MEXICO, NICARAGUA, GUATEMALA - EQUADOR, VENEZUELA, CHILE, BRAZIL, GUYANA – NIGER, MALI, BURKINA FASO, TANZANIA, IVORY COAST, NAMIBIA, EGYPT, SAUDI ARABIA, SOUTH AFRICA – UZBEKISTAN, KHAZASTAN – CHINA – ARMENIA, TURKEY – CANADA – USA, AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND.

Other services offered:
1. microprobe analysis
2. report writing
3. geochemical interpretation.

 

PRICE  LIST (in Canadian $)

Petrography of polished or regular thin sections (5 or more): $110 each
Petrography of polished or regular thin sections (less than 5): $120 each

Thin section preparation is available; covered thin section: $20, polished thin section: $35