Damian is a Consulting Engineer with extensive experience in the gold, copper, lead, zinc, uranium and iron ore industries with particular emphasis on gold. Experience has been gained in plant operations feasibility studies, detailed design, construction and commissioning, and all unit operations. He is an internationally recognised specialist in mineral processing having worked in North and South America, South East Asia, Africa and Europe.
A wealth of hands-on operating experience as a Foreman, Plant Metallurgist, Plant Superintendent, Chief Metallurgist and Project Manager has provided Damian with a solid base to mix with engineering and construction management.
He has worked as a Consulting Metallurgist for mining, banking and engineering companies, which have provided a broad range of experiences in many varied and some unique situations. Damian’s industry based training courses (40+) has been run on a regular basis, both in Australia and overseas, and are highly regarded and have been well attended. Damian is a Registered Expert Witness and has been engaged on many cases.
Damian is a Principal Consulting Engineer and has authored and presented over 100+ technical papers.