Helped organise and presented papers at a Filtration Seminar in South Africa.
Due diligence review of metallurgical sections of a nickel project proposal.
Reviewed projects seeking funding on behalf of the owners’ advisor. Highlighted areas of concern requiring clarification or further work. Proposed modifications to the metallurgical flowsheet.
Due diligence review of a study for a metallurgical plant with copper recovery by flotation and gold recovery by CIL of flotation tails.
Due diligence review of a study for a copper/gold metallurgical plant.
Ongoing minerals industry consultancy to a confidential client, including finding individuals and companies to help them execute projects.
Assisted with compilation of the report “Extracting Growth: The Strength and Potential Offered by the United Kingdon Mining Industry” for the All Party Parliamentary Group on International Mining.
Advised on opportunities for two companies offering services to the mining and metallurgical industry.
Conceptual studies of gold mining projects in Africa and meso America.
Reviewed a conceptual study for a minerals processing project in Africa.
Contributed to discussions on the conceptual design of software for mining project evaluation.
Provided advice to a major engineering company on the types of filter used at various copper flotation concentrators, and factors to be considered in operating cost estimation.