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Forte Dynamics - Experts in Underground Mine Engineering

Joe Driscoll, Forte Dynamics, CO, USA

Brendan Fetter, Forte Dynamics, CO, USA

"Maximizing project value for mining companies by replacing costly mining methods with the correct mining methods." - Joe Driscoll

Forte Dynamics is in the underground mine engineering business. The team is led by Joe Driscoll, a mining engineer with over 35 years of experience. Our team focuses on due diligence, NI 43-101 reporting, project studies, ground control management planning, LOM planning, mine audits, and numerous additional offerings including:

  • LOM design and planning using Vulcan, Leapfrog, Opencontour, and Deswik

  • Ventilation design and planning using Ventsim

  • Risk management planning

  • Resource estimating and mine planning

  • EPCM (concept studies, scoping studies, order of magnitude studies, preliminary economic assessments, and feasibility studies)

  • GAP analysis and operational readiness debottlenecking

  • Lean process and 6-Sigma for continuous improvement initiatives

  • Mining method designs and trade-off studies

  • Electrical and infrastructure designs and audits

  • Safety reviews and behavioral based safety integrations (predictive safety systems)

  • Backfill and utility service designs

Please visit the Forte Dynamics website for more information or contact us by email at

Forte Dynamics

Forte Dynamics is a mining and heap leaching consulting firm that brings diverse expertise and decades of experience to your project. We are professional engineers — with special expertise in mining, processing, metallurgy and hydrodynamics — who bring appropriate levels of analysis and pragmatism to every problem. Working as part of your team, we help you analyze the crucial trade offs — technical, financial, regulatory and environmental — that lead to innovative solutions, optimal decisions and improved mining project performance. Find out more at

(720) 642-9359

120 Commerce Drive, Units 3 & 4  Fort Collins, CO, USA 80524

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