Metallurgical Generalist providing specialized services for mining projects in the area of metallurgical process development, risk mitigation, gap analysis and fatal flaw analysis.
Metallurgical services provided include technical risk mitigation / due diligence, testwork program design and supervision, process development, ramp-up, commissioning, trouble shooting, process salvage / rescue. Expertise includes related areas such as metal recycling, tailings disposal and process water treatment. Broad technical experience in the areas of hydrometallurgy, rheology, liquid-solid separation, and mineral processing used to identify the most vulnerable areas of commercial plant operability, flag unacceptable technical risk factors and recommend practically applicable de-risking …[+] strategies. Extensive past involvement in the design, construction and operation of a number of pilot and industrial production plants around the world involving practically all major commodities, ranging from base, precious and rare metals through industrial minerals and oil sands. [-]