Summary

I provide pre-feasibility hydrometallurgical and advisory support

Work History

Work History

Consultant

Nov 2013 - Present
consultant

I provide pre-feasibility, feasibility hydrometallurgical and advisory support

Ball Mill manager and plant metallurgist

Aug 2013 - Nov 2013
Chemaf sprl

Plant metallurgist and responsible of plant feed material

Consultant

May 2013 - Aug 2013
Consultant

I provide pre-feasibility hydrometallurgical and advisory support

Project metallurgist

Feb 2012 - May 2013
Roan Prospecting and Mining - ENRC

Kingamiambo Musonoi Tailings project under construction

Project metallurgist

Jun 2006 - Feb 2012
Roan Prospecting and Mining - First quantum

I use to conduct all metallurgical test work in collaboration with Mintek (RSA) and Lycopodium (Australia) for kingamiambo Mosonoi Tailings (KMT) project in RSA.
I use to establish the flow sheet conception for KMT with Lycopodium in Australia.
I use to approve the Design criteria, flow sheet mass balance and PFD for KMT project with Lycopodium in Australia (office at Lycopodium).
I use to work like consultant in others First Quantum Minerals plants (Frontier and Kansanshi) and new projects (Fishtie Project).

Project metallurgist

Sep 2004 - Jun 2006
Roan Prospecting and Mining - Adastra minerals

I use to conduct all metallurgical test work in collaboration with Mintek and Minproc for kingamiambo Mosonoi Tailings (KMT) project in RSA.
I use to establish the flow sheet conception for KMT with Minproc in RSA.
I use to approve the Design criteria, flow sheet mass balance and PFD for KMT project with Minproc in RSA (office at Minproc)

Director of Hydrometallurgical Department

2001 - Sep 2004
Gécamines - Metallurgical study department

I use to improve the copper and cobalt recovery in all Gécamines Hydrometallurgical plants by following the daily the hydrometallurgical plant performance and to establish the monthly performance report.
I use to follow all hydrometallurgical projects in joint venture with Gécamines.
Advance research on copper and cobalt extraction metallurgy

Hydrometallurgical research engineer

1996 - 2001
Gécamines - Metallurgical study department

I use to do some performance test works on leaching, settling, filtration and purification of impurities for Luilu and Shituru hydrometallurgical plants.
I use to do some research test works on the new technologies like solvent extraction and IX for copper and cobalt technologies.
I use to assist process engineer in the production plant to setup plant parameters.

Education

Education

Bachelor of Science (Metallurgy) (bac +5)

1986 - 1994
University of Lubumbashi

Polytechnic