Dr. Per Michaelsen

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    Dr. Per Michaelsen, Ph.D., MAusIMM

    Dr. Michaelsen has almost 30 years of experience as a geologist (15 years in academia and 15 years in the industry). Dr Michaelsen completed his BSc at the University of Copenhagen,  and doctoral and postdoctoral studies at James Cook University.

    Scientific results were presented at international conferences in Australia, South Africa, Sweden, Indonesia, USA and China, and published in international journals such as Journal of Sedimentary Research, International Journal of Coal Geology, Sedimentary Geology, Palaeo3 and Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. Dr Michaelsen is a member of the Editorial Board of New Concepts in Global Tectonics Journal, and currently reviewer for Sedimentary Geology and Mongolian Geoscientist.

    Dr. Michaelsen completed extensive project work in Alaska, Australia, China, Indonesia, Mongolia, Russia and Ukraine. Dr Michaelsen was employed by SRK China, with base in Beijing, as a senior consultant and Head of the Coal Division for 3 years (2007 – 2010), completing nearly 30 coal and CBM project reports (most as project manager).

    Dr Michaelsen‘s essential skills include: due diligence studies and compilation of Independent Technical Reports, data validation, JORC compliant exploration programme design and management, coal and CBM target generation, integrated image and map interpretation; field mapping and seismic analysis.

    Dr. Michaelsen has worked with a large number of international coal and CBM clients including BHP Billiton Petroleum, Queensland Gas Company, Shell Coal, Can-Elite CBM (HK), Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Australia, BMA, MIM Coal, New Hope, Anglo Coal, Xstrata Coal, China Resources, Wing Hing, Kiu Hung and Winsway. Dr Michaelsen is permanently based in Ulaanbaatar. Most recently Dr Michaelsen was the Project Manager for Ikh Mongol Mining’s Navtgar Uul Coking Coal Project in the South Gobi Basin (2010), and Country Manager for ASX listed BDI – Blina Minerals (2010 – 2011). Dr Michaelsen is General Director and a founding partner of Nordic Geo Solutions LLC.