Services for Start-ups
The profitable development of a natural resource venture requires drive and creative thinking combined with professional technical appraisals, cost estimating, planning skills and access to capital.
Our associates are skilled in steering fledgling companies through all the stages of their development from negotiations with brokers, bankers, potential investors and government ministries to co-ordinating technology providers, advising on legal aspects, addressing environmental issues and recruiting a capable management team.
Recent start-up projects
Helping Jordan exploit its oil shale resources
CMA senior management have successfully steered Jordan Energy & Mining, an oil shale development company, from its birth to the present day.
Under CMA’s guidance, Jordan Energy & Mining has met all its developmental milestones from pre-feasibility and bankable feasibility studies on its Al Lajjun site to exploration drilling, trial mining, producing a positive Environmental Impact Assessment and four highly successful pilot plant test runs.
The project is expected to produce 15,000 barrels of oil per day using the proven Alberta Taciuk Process to which Jordan Energy & Mining has negotiated exclusive rights in Jordan.
Mining for diamonds and gold in Brazil
CMA has advised Amazon Resources Limited, a privately-owned UK concern founded in 2005 to take over a Brazilian mining company.
Amazon Resources has alluvial diamond and gold assets in the Minas Gerais, Rondonia, Parana and Piaui states of Brazil. A small-scale commercial plant is currently coming on-stream in Paraúna, Minas Gerais.
If you would like to discuss this further please get in touch.Get in touch