We are pleased to announce the newest addition to the Geo-Logic Associates family—The MINES Group, Inc. The MINES Group is a multidisciplinary geoenvironmental consulting and engineering design group that provides a broad range of high-quality and responsive professional services to the domestic and international mining industry.
The MINES Group will remain intact as an entity, with the same basic management and leadership by Founders Kenneth (Ken) L. Myers, PE and Anthony (Tony) E.W. Crews, PE. The MINES Group, Inc. also has more than ten highly qualified and experienced associates. Most members of the group have at least two decades of professional experience in the industry, and have worked together extensively to meet the design and consulting needs required by mining clients—both in foreign and domestic locations.
Key capabilities include:
- Acid rock drainage (ARD) mitigation design
- Diversion design
- Heap leach pad design
- Landslide analysis and mitigation
- Mine reclamation planning and design
- Open pit stability analysis and design
- Permitting assistance
- Sediment transport studies and moveable boundary hydraulics
- Sediment yield studies (RUSLE)
- Solution pond design
- Stability analysis
- Stream restoration analysis and design
- Surface hydrology studies
- Tailings dam design
- Waste rock pile design
- Water balance analysis
The GLA group of companies, Clear Creek Associates, Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Kunkel Engineering Group, and Geo-Logic Peru, provide solutions to challenges for landfills, mines, contaminated sites, municipal projects, natural resources, and water resources. GLA has more than 260 professionals in 30 offices in the U.S. and abroad, including The MINES Group’s Reno, Nevada; Hayden, Idaho; and Tucson, Arizona offices. Engineering News-Record ranks GLA among the Top 500 Design Firms in the U.S. and the Top 200 Environmental Firms, with a total revenue of over $61 million in 2020.