Goldak Airborne Surveys in controversy in occupied Western Sahara

The Canadian company undertook a airborne study of occupied Western Sahara on behalf of the occupying power.

Published 31 July 2016

In its 2012 annual report, ONHYM notes the following regarding the Canadian Metalex's mineral exploration in occupied Western Sahara: 

"Airborne geophysical survey, magnetic and spectroradiometry, conducted by the Canadian company Goldak Airborne Ltd. Processing and interpretation of the airborne survey results Geological control of airborne anomalies. A total of 428 samples were collected. Partial results of samples collected at certain anomalies are encouraging."

Goldak's physical presence in Dakhla in 2012 was documented here

Goldak is based in Saskatoon, Canada. 
 

Morocco prepares for illegal mineral exploration

Morocco is to dig 2,400 square meters of soil in occupied Western Sahara, as part of a mineral exploration.

16 July 2021

Metalex hints of resuming work on occupied land

After a 6-year hiatus in Metalex’ controversial mineral exploration in occupied Western Sahara, the Canadian company sends signals of entering into a new deal with the Moroccan government.

15 July 2021

Sander Geophysics did mapping in occupied Western Sahara

The Canadian company Sander Geophysics has been deeply involved in controversial airborne seismic studies in occupied Western Sahara.

31 July 2016

Morocco explores minerals deep south

Uranium, diamonds, gold, niobium. ONHYM\'s mining programme in southern parts of occupied Western Sahara is speeding up. See where their projects are here. 
 

28 January 2009