R.S. Middleton P.Eng.
Graduate Provincial Institute of Mining (Haileybury) 1965 Diploma Mining (Fire assaying, Ore dressing, mine surveying, mining)
Graduate of Michigan Technological University 1968-1969 BSc, MSc, Applied Geophysics (Geophysical Engineering)PHD Program U of T 1970-1971.
First Geophysicist Ontario Department of Mines Queens Park 1968-1971
Manager of Airborne Operations Barringer Research Ltd. Rexdale 1971-1974 Airborne
Division bought by Anglo Americam (HBMS). Worked in Ireland, Sweden, South Africa, Alaska, USA , Mexico
Chief Geophysicist and VP Expl. Rosario Resources Corp. 1974-1980. Timmins,
Honduras, Nicaragua, Dominican Republic, USA. Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatamala.
Exploration Manager Newmont Eastern Canada, 1981-1983, Red Lake, Casa Berardi, NWT. Quebec, Newfoundland
Consultant 1990 – Present to numerous junior and major companies based from Timmins, Ont. Projects in Hemlo, Red Lake, Kenora, Detour, Casa Berardi, Val D Or, Porcupine, Kirkland Lake, Cobalt, Sudbury, Scotland, Ireland.
Manager of various junior companies 1991-present Vancouver and Timmins, and Thunder Bay, Toronto.
Technical Advisor to junior company boards
Discovered Bell Creek Mine 1979 for Rosario, taken over by Amax then Canamax, then Kinross, then Lakeshore Gold now Tahoe.
Drilled Goliath discovery 1982 Hemlo which became Newmont holding.
Put Penhorwood talc Mine in production in 1977 for Steetley Minerals.
Discoveries in Nicaragua, Epithermal vein deposits and caldera zones.
Worked in 40 countries doing exploration, mine evaluations and teaching geophysics.
Golden Goliath CEO Paul Sorbara commented: “We are very lucky to have such an experienced mind join our team. Bob is a treasure house of knowledge and will greatly aid our search for both Shear Zone associate gold and Volcanogenic Massive Sulpihde deposits in the booming Red Lake District.