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Sofreco worldwide

SOFRECO is a highly international company in terms of its clients, its partners, the nationalities of its experts, its headquarters staff and its presence in numerous countries.

Our clients

We have three types of clients: governments, administrations and public bodies; public and private companies; multilateral and bilateral development funding agencies.

Our teams

SOFRECO employs several hundred senior and junior experts of various nationalities, the vast majority of whom are technical specialists


Selected references
Saudi Arabia
Wadi Sawawin Project Planning, Supervision and Resource Estimation (2022-2023)
Mineral resource estimation of the Wadi Sawawin iron deposit according to JORC standards: organisation and supervision of the exploration campaign, quality control of geological and chemical data, deposit modelling, estimation of geostatistical resources and certification.
Mine assessment and mining plan of the El Zayat concession (2019-2022)
Phosphate mineral resource and ore reserve estimate of the El Zayat concession, Abu Tartur, Egypt.
Burkina Faso
World Bank
Feasibility study for the installation of pilot ore processing sites (2021-2022)
Feasibility study for the installation of pilot sites for gold processing (artisanal or semi-mechanised mining), aimed at limiting the use of toxic reagents: implementation of a cyanide-free processing flowsheet, local consultations on the acceptability of the pilot studies and an economic feasibility study.
Saudi Arabia
Preparation of the mining license application for the Umm Wual and Al Jalamid Areas (2022)
Preparation of mining title applications for 15 phosphate deposits in northern Saudi Arabia. Each application included geological and mining studies, information on mine rehabilitation, as well as environmental and social considerations.
African Development Bank
Feasibility study for the regional mining hub project (2021-2022)
The general objective of the mission was to conduct a feasibility study to define the conditions and modalities for the establishment of a regional mining hub in Senegal.
Saudi Arabia
2021 Updated Mineral Reserve Estimation (MRE) and Ore Reserve Estimation (ORE) (UMW 10-11) (2021-2022)
Update of the Mineral Reserve Estimation (MRE) and Ore Reserve Estimation (ORE) for the UMW10-11 deposit.
Saudi Arabia
Independent Review of the Al Khabra Mine 2021 JORC Ore Reserves & Mineral Resources Reports (2021-2022)
SOFRECO is drafting Independent Review Reports and is signing off on the 2021 JORC Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves Reports for the Al Khabra mine.
The mineral resources and ore reserves are being reported by MWSPC under the Australasian Code for Reporting of Exploration Results, Minerals Resources and Ore Reserves, the JORC Code (2012 edition), for the period ending 31 December 2021.
Moroccan mining industry health and safety improvement programme (2018-2021)
The Moroccan mining industry is facing some serious health and safety issues. The number of work-related accidents and occupational diseases that are becoming more and more serious seems to be growing compared to other industrial sectors.
Aware of this situation, the EBRD has launched a request for proposals aiming to select a consultant who will be in charge of conducting a study to analyse the health and safety issues of the Moroccan mining industry. This study includes a legal and practical analysis of the situation and puts forward some recommendations to strengthen the capacity of operators and administration in order to align health and safety management in Moroccan mines with the best international practices.
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