Geoff Campbell

Geoff Campbell

Geoff Campbell

Managing Director and Consulting Geophysicist

GAP GEOPHYSICS & QUICK_LOG GEOPHYSICS

 

Geoff Campbell has an MBA from Wits and an MSc(Applied Geophysics ) from the Royal School of Mines , along with nearly 50 years  experience in the application and interpretation of airborne, ground and borehole geophysical surveys in mineral exploration, geotechnical and hydrogeological programmes in Africa and the Americas. His teams  pioneered the deployment of high resolution aeromagnetic and high resolution 2D plus 3D seismic reflection surveys in Southern Africa ,which techniques are by now “de rigeur “ in geophysical prospecting . He has  an extensive background in gold, platinum, coal, base-metal, manganese, iron-ore, uranium, potash and kimberlite exploration geophysics , specializing in target generation, litho-structural interpretations and “loss-of-ground” mapping. Campbell  is currently MD of consulting and contracting group GAP Geophysics and borehole geophysical logging group QUIK_LOG Geophysics.  Of late, geotechnical, site investigation and hydrogeological projects have assumed increasing  importance alongside  the GAP and Quik_Log  unique “one-stop-shop” product deliveries  in   surface and borehole seismic reflection survey work. Campbell is the lead author of several seminal , refereed geophysical exploration papers and a prolific presenter of conference papers . He is  a member of the  SEG and ASEG,  an honorary life member and twice Past President of  the South African Geophysical Association (SAGA), a  Fellow of the Geological Society of South Africa (FGSSA) and a recipient of the SAGA Krahmann Medal award for technical excellence.