Danny Kentwell

Principal Consultant (Geostatistics)
MSc (Mathematics & Planning; Geostatistics), FAusIMM
SRK Melbourne
Level 20 31 Queen Street Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
Tel: 
+61 3 8677 1900
Fax: 
+61 3 8677 1901

Danny Kentwell is a geostatistician with a background in geological modelling, mine planning and surveying. He has 25 years’ international experience with varied commodities including gold, copper, mineral sands, iron ore, nickel laterites, nickel sulphides and phosphate. Danny’s skills cover, 3D modelling, Resource estimation, open pit optimisation scheduling and design. His geostatistical expertise includes standard and recoverable resource estimation techniques such as uniform conditioning, indicator kriging and conditional simulation as well as multivariate estimation and simulation. As a geostatistician and engineer, he has an excellent understanding of the advantages and limitations of different resource estimation techniques, their resulting block grade, tonnage and value curves and their use in mine planning. Danny also has experience in applying geostatistical techniques to waste characterisation and determination of sampling adequacy from very small data sets. His software skills include Gemcom, Surpac, Vulcan, Datamine, Whittle, Isatis, MineMax Scheduler, Leapfrog, Access, and Excel. Danny is a Competent Person for JORC Code and NI 43-101 reporting of resources for numerous commodities and deposit types.

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