Encompass Mining has a team of experienced mining engineers who have worked across a large range of resources in all corners of the globe. Our principal engineers work closely with our engineers and senior engineers to ensure that no matter what level of work needs to be performed, from short-term dig designs to high level financial modelling, you will be leveraging the expertise of a team of recognised industry leaders.


  • Order of magnitude analysis
  • Pre-feasibility and feasibility studies
  • Brownfield and greenfield project development
  • Due diligence reviews
  • Tendering and estimation services
  • Margin and cost ranking

Mine Design and Scheduling

  • Mine Reserves and JORC Reserves
  • Mine design for multi seam and single seam coal operations
  • Mine design for open pit and underground metals
  • Drill and blast, truck and shovel/excavator and dragline design and optimisation
  • Load and haul and dragline productivity estimation
  • Short, mid-term and life of mine scheduling
  • Dump scheduling
  • Building XPAC, Spry and Deswik planning models

Financial Evaluation

  • Equipment and capital justifications
  • Budget preparation and discounted cash flow analysis


Software Experience

  • XPAC, TALPAC, XERAS, DRAGSIM (Runge Pincock Minarco)
  • Spry (Precision Mining)
  • Minescape (ABB)
  • Deswik (Deswik)
  • Vulcan (Maptek)
  • Minex (Geovia)
  • 3D-Dig (Earth Technology)
  • Excel and Office suite including VBA scripting (Microsoft)


Troy Ince Director/Principal Mining Engineer

Email info@encompassmining.com Phone +61 7 3229 5246 Linkedin