We are pleased to announce that Anglo American is a new user of of The Rothwell Group’s plate tectonics reconstruction software, PaleoGIS.
According to their website: “Anglo American is one of the world’s largest mining companies, is headquartered in the UK and listed on the London and Johannesburg stock exchanges. Our portfolio of mining businesses meets our customers’ changing needs and spans bulk commodities—iron ore and manganese, metallurgical coal and thermal coal; base metals and minerals—copper, nickel, niobium and phosphates; and precious metals and minerals—in which we are a global leader in both platinum and diamonds.” (See At a glance at AngloAmerican.com)
The Rothwell Group is a software engineering and process optimization company. Our solutions are designed for organizations that rely on complex geoscience, geospatial, decision support and operational processes to fuel business performance. We collaborate with our customers to transform these critical workflows into intuitive solutions that drive efficiency, manage costs and increase productivity.
For the petrochemical and mineral industries, the company has developed PaleoGIS, plate tectonics reconstruction software, and PaleoClimate™, quick-cycle climate modeling software. These are screening tools that enable geologists and GIS professionals to predict high potential analogues with lower risk and cost, as well as understand basin and play formation with greater accuracy. The products are installed at the majority of the largest and fastest growing global oil and gas and mineral exploration companies.