STARK starts with the deposit.




STARK Advisory is dedicated to addressing a range of critical issues that plague the mining and mineral processing sector, hindering efficiency, sustainability and profitability.

Our approach to mining and mineral processing begins with a thorough understanding of the ore body and geological context. We go beyond traditional methods by integrating engineering, innovative processing techniques, and a dedication to advancing metallurgical practices. This comprehensive strategy ensures the success of our projects, with each aspect playing a crucial role.

Our Services

Concept Development and Scoping

  • Geological and mineral exploration advice and mapping services
  • Gap analysis and scoping studies
  • Preliminary Economic Assessment (PEA)
  • Technology and innovation consulting
  • Geotechnical and sampling assessment for early-stage projects
  • Preliminary resource estimation and modelling
  • Strategic project evaluation and selection
  • Preliminary metallurgical test work



Feasibility Study and Basic Engineering

  • Comprehensive mine design and engineering
  • Metallurgical test work
  • Financial modelling and project economics
  • Feasibility study management and reporting
  • Process engineering and process flow diagram (PFD) development
  • Hybrid PFD designs
  • FEED study
  • Specialist ore sorting, DMS and flotation recovery circuit design
  • Comminution circuit design and trade-off studies

Detailed Engineering

  • Detailed engineering mine design and engineering
  • Advanced simulation and modelling for PFD
  • Construction planning and project scheduling
  • Laboratory and pilot plant testing services
  • Detailed plan layout and design
  • Specialised process control and instrumentation design
  • Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID)
  • Detailed electrical design
  • Civil and structural engineering and analysis
  • Dry and wet tailings management solutions



Plant Integration, Construction and Operations Management

  • Project management services
  • Construction management and quality assurance
  • Operational readiness and commissioning support
  • Cost control and budget management
  • Equipment training and workforce development
  • Construction phase risk management
  • Commissioning and start-up planning
  • Plant performance testing and validation
  • Manufacturing, legacy and reverse engineering support

Plant Process Optimisation, Technology and Operations Consulting

  • Process plant optimisation and studies
  • Mine to mill optimisation studies
  • Economic evaluation and asset management assessment
  • Brownfields process plan site visit and audits
  • Operational troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Technology integration and automation optimisation
  • Maintenance and reliability engineering
  • Production planning and scheduling optimisation
  • Technology assessment and implementation
  • Productivity analysis and benchmarking
  • New product development


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    Dian Heinrich Page

    Pr. Sci. Nat / M. Eng Geo Tech

    Group Commercial Director

    +49 1728 170 726