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PrimeEarth Geoscience

PrimeEarth Geoscience specialises in the management, automation and integration of geoscientific data across the mineral exploration and mining industry.

A robust, validated and governed geoscientific database is essential to any mining or exploration project. With increasing investment in data science to extract more value from geoscientific information, data integrity has never been more important. At PrimeEarth, they specialise in the management, integration and governance of geoscientific observation data, with the aim to build trust in your most important asset, the database.

Their services include:

  • Post-implementation development
  • Daily database management and support
  • Establishing and maintaining automated data flows
  • QAQC support and reporting
  • Data migration and validation
  • Customised data collection workflows
  • Process documentation and audits
  • Public geochemistry and drilling data compilations
  • 3rd party software Integration
  • DBA/Database Geologist leave coverage


Samuel Watt - GIM Suite Practitioner

Samuel Watt is the Director and Senior Database Geologist at PrimeEarth and has over a decade of experience using, managing and developing geoscientific database systems. He earned his Bachelors and Masters degrees in geology from Curtin University, Australia where his research focused on the link between macro-scale geochemical anomalies with micro-scale mineral assemblages in Archean gold deposits across West Africa. After graduating, Sam worked in the compilation of large-scale open file geochemical data for use in exploration targeting on a global scale. Moving into site-based roles, Sam specalised in the management and configuration of the acQuire GIM Suite for exploration, open-pit and underground production environments. Sam has worked across multiple gold and base metal deposits throughout Australia and internationally and in 2022, moved into a contracting role becoming an acQuire Nova Network Partner.

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