As the company’s Chief Geoscience Officer; Roger Steininger directs the successful application of the various geo-physical, geo-chemical and other exploration sciences, the generation of exploration opportunities, and is the Qualified Person with respect to NI 43-101 criteria. Dr. Steininger is primarily responsible for the final selection of the exploration targets, drill targets, and guides the geological understanding of the Red Hill property. He has more than 40 years of experience in exploration, evaluation and development of metal deposits. For the last 25+ years he focused on Nevada gold geology and exploration. He is credited with the discovery of the South Pipeline and Long Valley gold deposits, as well as participating in the discovery or expansion of gold reserves at numerous mining operations.
Dr. Steininger started his career with the Climax Molybdenum Co., and then served as Exploration Manager for Amselco Minerals (part of BP Minerals) for seven years, after which he maintained a consulting practice for 20 years. Clients included numerous major mining companies such as Royal Gold, Phelps Dodge, Amax Gold, Gold Fields Mining and Glamis Gold, in addition to a selection of junior development and exploration companies. Dr. Steininger earned his Ph.D. in Geology at Colorado State University. When he’s not discovering new deposits, Dr, Steininger golfs and travels with his wife and grandchildren.
Areas of Expertise:
- Evaluation of Property Potential
- Resource Analysis
- Regional Exploration Program Planning
- Mine Geology