|The Technical Team|
Dr Joao Orestes S. Santos – Director of Exploration
Dr Orestes Santos brings to Redstone extensive experience and industry networks in South America.
Dr Santos is a world expert on the geology of the Amazonian region. Prior to joining Redstone he held a very senior position in CPRM (Brazilian Geological Survey) for 33 years. He has been involved in several world-class discoveries, including Pitinga (Sn, bauxite), Sucuriju (Sn), Arari (K) and Fazendinha (K). He is also the premier expert on gold deposits of the region and has experience in nickel and copper exploration. Dr Santos manages exploration in South America and the West Musgrave Region.
Peter Burger B.Sc, M.Sc, MAIMM – Geological Consultant
Mr Burger has been involved in mineral exploration both in Australia and overseas for more than 40 years.
He has led exploration teams exploring for nickel sulphides, nickel-copper sulphides and PGE's. His experience includes deposit evaluation, open cut and underground mining. Mr Burger also has extensive experience in tin exploration and mining and also nickel-cobalt laterite deposits.