The Module 1A Group in the Maricunga Belt with Enrique Viteri (left) who presented an expert workshop on the belt, followed by a visit to the Marte porphyry gold deposit. This provided a contrast to the high sulphidation La Coipa we saw on the previous day and the low sulphidation El Penon we were to see next day.
From left, standing: Arturo Correa (Rio Tinto, Chile), Doug Kirwin (Ivanhoe Mines, Thailand), Stephen Mann (MRA-Cogema, Australia), Steve Turner (Newmont, USA).
Kneeling: Enrique Viteri (Vitex - Geological Consultant), Sergio Barassi (Bafermin - Geological Consultant to the tour, Chile), Dave Kelley (WMC, USA), Steve Bussey (WMC, USA), Nick Hawkes (Rio Tinto, Peru), Gustavo Zulliger (Rio Tinto, Argentina)
Photograph by Mike Porter