CAMPBELL MACKEY

Geophysicist
Specialisation

Campbell has decades of experience and success in mineral exploration and groundwater.  

He has worked around Australia, the Pacific Rim, and the West African Shield with Newcrest.  This included world-class porphyry copper-gold, intrusive related gold, low and high sulphidation epithermals.  He has also had exposure to tungsten skarns, sub-volcanic breccia gold deposits, IOCG, Pre-Cambrian orogenic gold, and geothermal applications at Lihir. 

Campbell also worked for Maaden the Saudi State Mining Company, involved with Pre-Cambrian VMS, sulphide nickel, bauxite and phosphate exploration.

He specialises in potential field survey design, getting the right platform for the client (including airborne/UAV/ground), data processing, sedimentary filters, Airborne Gravity Gradiometry, Tensor MT, radiometrics, and other methods.  Interpretation of geophysics in conjunction with geochemistry is also a speciality of his, both conventional and ionic geochemistry.  

Expertise

  • Broad based geophysical experience including survey design / tendering / supervision / QC / processing / interpretation / modelling.
  • Integration of geophysical datasets with geological and geochemical data for review and target generation.
  • Regional and in-mine interpretation.
  • 2D and 3D visualisation, GIS, data and image processing involving both greenfields and advanced projects
Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) (Geophysics), Curtin University (1991)
  • Australian Fixed Wing Pilots Licence, including Part 61 Gas Turbine (Cresco/PAC750 Type Endorsement)
  • Active Member of ASEG, SEG, AIG, AICD