Funded Projects

Design, Development and Deployment of an Open source Mineral resource Mapping, Modeling and Management System.

Principal Investigator’s Organization (PIO):
University of Engineering & Technology, Peshawar
Principal Investigator (PI):
Dr. Safi ur Rehman
Project Details:
Start Date 01-Jul-2013
Duration 36 months
Budget PKR 39.15 million
Status Project in Inclosure Process
Progress Report View Progress Report
Publications N/A
Thematic Area Other
Project Website http://www.openm4s.org
Executive Summary

The project designed, developed and deployed an indigenous open source Mineral resource Mapping, Modeling and Management System (M4S). Existing information, computation, and communication technologies are being used for acquisition, storage, processing, production, presentation and dissemination of mineral and geo-information. The output is a Mineral Resource Management System, a milestone in mineral sector of Pakistan. It provides a smart platform and solution for the stakeholders involved in mineral exploration, development, mining and management.