Global Minerals Engineering was formed by the Meineke family in 2006, with headquarters in Hibbing, Minnesota, USA. Global was established to provide a full array of geologic, engineering and environmental services for the mining and mineral industry. The Global team has extensive experience in both the public and private sectors. Services include application of new technologies, risk assessment, due diligence, procurement, construction management, and startup. Global also manages mineral, oil and natural gas resources for the owners of those assets. David Meineke, a founder of Global Minerals Engineering, serves as President & CEO.

Our Mission

Adding value to mineral resources through technology, creativity and innovation to enable development and manufacture of mineral and metal products that compete in the global market.

Global also markets mineral resources, mineral & metal products, mineral & metal production assets, and participates as manager of exploration and development projects. These functions are often carried out in conjunction with international partners.

The Global geologic, engineering and environmental team has experience with international mining and oil companies, and with government regulatory agencies. The Global Team is located in North America, with team members at international locations. The Global Team has international experience (technical & operating) in base metals, precious metals, iron ore, metallic iron, oil and natural gas. The Global Team does mine, concentrator and environmental troubleshooting. Global welcomes the challenge to investigate, identify and solve mineral processing issues and bottlenecks, and find environmental solutions. The Global “Iron Team” has extensive experience with hematite and magnetite geology, mining, mineral processing (including gravity, flotation, low and high intensity magnetic separation), pelletizing, direct iron reduction, and associated environmental sciences.

Global participates as an equity partner in some mining projects, including exploration, mineral resource delineation & estimation, metallurgical process testing, flowsheet development, and feasibility for commercial development.

Global invites you to explore our website for more information on the services we offer and our international business activity.

Iron Ore
Ni – Cu – PGM
Proterozoic Banded Iron Formation
"Magnetic Taconite"
Copper Cathodes
Iron Ore Pellets
Magnetic Field Strength
Exploration Drilling