XPLORE.GLOBAL Ltd. is a UK-based mineral exploration consultancy consis-ting of former Rio Tinto Exploration and Neftex geologists complemented by a wide network of associates. We specialise in technical and logistical support for the mineral exploration, mining and energy industry. 


Our key services comprise the implementation of international best practice geoscientific methods for various commodities and project stages worldwide. We also have expertise in providing frontier logistics services including camp management, communications, stakeholder engagement and HSE support. 


XPLORE.GLOBAL geologists have years of consultancy and global mining com-pany experience working in target generation and resource programmes in the FSU and Africa.

XPLORE.GLOBAL geologists have years of consultancy and global mining company experience working in target generation and resource programmes in the FSU and Africa. read more …

There are many geological consultancies out there at a time of economic uncertainty, but why should you hire XPLORE.GLOBAL? Here are the TOP 5 reasons:


  • 1. We have visited and worked in some of the world’s most prospective metallogenetic belts, including the Zambian Copperbelt, Damaran Orogenic Belt in Namibia and hydrocarbon-prospective basins in Russia and SE Asia. read more …

Successful exploration and discoveries are not the result of individuals, but of coherent teams of passionate explo-ration professionals. XPLORE.GLOBAL are looking     read more …

Exploration is teamwork

Benedikt Steiner MSci ARSM CGeol – Director

Soil sampling programme 

in NW Zambia

XPLORE.GLOBAL add value to all areas of the mineral exploration pipeline. Whether your company is being established, seeks investment and requires geological expertise to start-up, or is already operating and might need specialist or contractor services, we pro-vide the essential services and best practice mentality required to get it       read more …

Appropriate and well-organised sup-port operations provide the building blocks for successful mineral explo-ration projects. With a growing focus towards safely exploring in frontier regions, it is becoming   read more …

Following a number of years’ experience with some of the world's major international mining and explora-tion companies XPLORE.GLOBAL will adopt a strict health & safety conscious approach to business.  XPLORE.GLOBAL have the experience and knowledge to implement the necessary health & safety precautions 

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Safety first

Operating in remote areas of Central Africa

Stakeholder Engagement is one of the key requirements in mineral exploration to obtain a ‘social license’ to operate. XPLORE.GLOBAL  have many years' ex-perience in conducting stakeholder engagements with communities, 

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XPLORE.GLOBAL understands that operating in remote areas under at times harsh conditions requires a technically competent, safety aware and motivated team in order to maximise the outcomes of your exploration project. 


XPLORE.GLOBAL have developed training courses tailored to the needs of modern exploration geologists, and can help build your team by formal and on-the-job training for all aspects of mineral exploration, coaching and in-house capacity building.         read more …

Delivering a CPD course in Estonia

Benedikt currently holds the position of Lecturer in Exploration and Mining Geology at the Camborne School of Mines, University of Exeter, UK. In this role he is involved with the development and teaching of a variety of subjects applied to mineral exploration and mining to under- and post-graduate learners.


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The right partners are key to success.

Working with the right team and partners will make a project even more successful. We are currently partnering with a number of geoscience and risk management companies to provide our clients with the best service possible.       read more …

Community engagement in Zambia




Benedikt Steiner   | MSci | ARSM | CGeol | Director

Based in Maidenhead · UK

E-Mail: info@xplore.global · www.xplore.global

Skype: xplore.global


Registered address: 

7 Milbanke Court, 

Milbanke Way, 


Berkshire, RG12 1RP

Passionate. Driven. Reliable.