Technical Management

Technical Management

St George Mining Limited Technical Management details

Dave O'NEILL – Project Manager

Dave has more than 20 years’ experience as a geologist in the mining industry including senior roles with WMC Resources, BHP and Western Areas.

Dave has particular expertise in nickel sulphide exploration in Western Australia with extensive experience in nickel sulphide deposits at Forrestania, Kambalda and the Agnew-Wiluna Belt.

During his term at BHP and Western Areas respectively, Dave managed and supervised exploration programmes at the Mt Alexander Project for each of those companies.

Charles WILKINSON – Technical Consultant, MAusIMM

Charles has over 32 years’ experience as a geologist in the mining industry. He worked with WMC Resources Limited for 16 years, holding various senior exploration and operational positions including Exploration Manager - Nickel Exploration Australia, and Geology Manager Hill 50 Gold Mine. 

During his time with WMC Resources, Charles was instrumental in the discovery of the Argo gold mine at Kambalda and managed exploration programmes during the discovery of the West Musgrave Nebo and Babel deposits.

After five years as the initial Managing Director of Northern Star Resources Ltd, Charles joined Western Areas Limited in 2008 as General Manager Exploration.

During his 9 years at Western Areas, that company developed the Spotted Quoll deposit, significantly increased its resource inventory and became Australia’s No. 1 independent nickel sulphide producer.


Benjamin POLLARD – Consultant Geologist, MAusIMM,  AWASM

Ben is a WA School of Mines (WASM) graduate with over 20 years’ experience as a geologist in the mining industry. He has held positions with mining companies such as Barrick Gold, Placer Dome, Goldfields and Harmony Gold.

Over the last 10 years, Ben has operated as a principal consultant to numerous mining groups ranging from global mining houses to small ASX listed exploration companies.

Ben’s experience spans several different commodities, including gold, nickel and cobalt. He has post graduate qualifications in geostatistics and is skilled across the whole spectrum of geological applications from exploration to production and reconciliation.


Newexco Services Pty Ltd

Our geophysical consultants, with a leading reputation in nickel sulphide exploration. Newexco were advisers on the discovery of the Nova-Bollinger deposit for Sirius Resources NL (ASX: SIR) and the Spotted Quoll and Flying Fox deposits for Western Areas Limited (ASX: WSA).

St George Mining Limited is a mining exploration company focused on creating shareholder value through the discovery of world class deposits.

Registered Address Suite 2, 28 Ord Street West Perth WA 6005
Postal Address PO Box 100 West Perth WA 6872
+ 61 8 6118 2118
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