We Provide Technical Expertise AND Sound Analysis for Projects, Large and Small.

Agapito Associates, Inc. (AAI) provides consulting services in
mining engineering, geoengineering, and related disciplines.


Founded in 1978 to meet the needs of the mineral and energy industries, Agapito Associates operates out of offices in Grand Junction and Lakewood, Colorado. Members of the staff include mining, civil and geological engineers, physicists, geologists, numerical analysts, computer specialists, instrumentation specialists, plus administration and technical support personnel.

AAI has provided consulting and engineering services to mining companies producing base metals, precious metals, coal, potash, trona, limestone, oil shale and salt, and to defense and nuclear waste disposal industries. Engineering projects in underground mine design, field services, ventilation, mine shaft planning, nuclear waste isolation, and rock slope design have been performed in 35 of the United States and 22 countries including Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Honduras, India, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Korea, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Thailand, Norway, Peru, Republic of Congo, Russia, Italy, Singapore, Turkey, and Venezuela.

Resource estimates prepared according to Canadian NI 43-101, Australian JORC, or USA SEC standards have been performed for properties in the USA, Canada, Brazil, China, Argentina, Egypt, Spain, Mexico, and Kazakhstan.

Our specialties

mining engineering

Providing mining engineering services across a wide spectrum of mining methods and materials. Click the icon to learn more.


Agapito Associates Inc. has its origins in application of Rock Mechanics to underground mine design. Click the icon to learn more.

underground civil

Broad-spectrum mining engineering services to the underground civil construction industry. Click the icon to learn more.

project feasibility

The expertise, experience, and vision to guide mining projects from concept to completion. Click the icon to learn more.


Geologic programs uniquely tailored to the client’s specific needs and criterion. Click the icon to learn more.


Specialized personnel and equipment required for underground and surface drilling. Click the icon to learn more.

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