Nick Thompson

Senior Consultant (Mine Waste)
BEng Hons (Civil), MIEAust
SRK Perth
Level 1 10 Richardson Street West Perth, Western Australia 6005 Australia PO Box 943 West Perth, Western Australia 6872 Australia
+61 8 9288 2000
+61 8 9288 2001

Nick is a geotechnical consultant with over seven years’ experience specialising in tailings, waste rock management and heap leach facility engineering.  He typically is involved with numerous desktop designs and site-based roles, including geotechnical site investigations, greenfield site selection, design (scoping through to detailed), numerical modelling, cost estimation, risk assessment, construction supervision, auditing and closure.  Nick has experience on a diverse range of projects covering a variety of commodities in both tropical and arid climates around the world, for both Australian and overseas clients.  He works on projects involving a broad scope of tailings management including thickened, dry stack, cyclone and co-disposal.  Nick also prepares construction documentation, including tender documents and technical specifications.  His recent experience includes the design of a 200 m-high copper TSF in Papua New Guinea, and CQA supervision and technical support of TSF construction at nickel and iron ore mines in Western Australia, a uranium mine in Namibia and a gold mine in Brazil.

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