Amir B. Tabrizia, Robert Markoskib a Mechanical Engineer, International Mining Engineering Consultants (IMEC), Perth, WA, Australia b Engineering Manager, International Mining Engineering Consultants (IMEC), Perth, WA, Australia Abstract The mining sector in Australia consumes approximately 500 petajoules per year, which is 10% of Australia’s total energy usage. It is predicted that the Australian mining sector’s [...]
If you’re a miner and in particular an UG operator, you’d be familiar with sumps and the role they play. But many mines treat their sumps like a road side dunny, cursing the sight of them and neglecting to set periodic maintenance schedules for bogging (cleaning them). It’s understandable, I mean they’re not pretty to [...]
Just like going to your GP or dentist for a check up, routine structural inspections can help identify potential problems before they happen, keeping our people safe and our operations running as they should. So what are some of the key considerations when carrying out inspections? - Was the structure designed in the first place [...]
In the run up to christmas, it can be hectic with last minute project deliverables and deadlines to be met before the festive fun begins. Whilst it can be a time of indulgence, there are some that are less fortunate and can struggle to make ends meet. This year IMEC's Perth office are trying to [...]
Meet Yoke Wan See, the newest member of IMEC Australia's structural engineering division. Yoke's structural design experience and knowledge of client standand's is unsurpassed having worked extensively on assets for BHP, Rio Tinto and FMG for over 10 years. Welcome to the team Yoke!
IMEC are pleased to announce the recent upgrade our Quality Management System, having been awarded ISO9001:2015 accreditation. IMEC’s ongoing commitment to quality management, continual improvement and customer focus across all aspects of our business drove the decision to seek accreditation to the latest ISO9001:2015 standard upgraded from our previously held ISO9001:2008 certification. By staying current [...]
IMEC are delighted to have Martyn Ward join the IMEC office in Perth. With 30+ years of design experience working on global mining projects with the likes of Ausenco, Clough & MSP, Martyn brings great depth to IMEC's design office.
Liam Jones joins IMEC's Australian office in Perth. His design experience covers many disciplines with notable achievements in Water & Waste Water Infrastructure at GHD to more recently working with Lycopodium on a Central American mining project. Great to have you on board Liam!
Safescape is one of Australia’s leading companies in innovation and safety in mining, In 2017 Safescape commenced the commercialisation phase of Edge Protector (EP), designed by Steve Durkin, Safescape’s Managing Director. Safescape developed Edge Protector to challenge the status quo and provide a solution that provides a safer, more effective option for bunding for mines [...]
IMEC Australia is delighted to welcome Joe Filocamo to our Perth engineering office. A qualified Structural Engineer, Joe started out his career designing infrastructure for the mining sector before transitioning to Project Management for EPCM contracts . With a portfolio of successful projects in mining and oil & Gas, Joe's experience will be a great [...]