11,000 ounce gold clean up project – 8 kilograms of Gold from mercury retort – Craig Power’s boots

Craig Power’s operational and project experience is summarised as follows:

  • BHP – Whyalla Steelworks
  • Hamersley Iron (RIO Tinto) – Iron Ore Operations, Dampier and Tom Price
  • Thiess – Construction and Contract Mining (U/G and O/P) Operations
  • Barminco – Underground Mining – Contract Operations
  • Adelaide Brighton – Underground Mining and Copper Processing Plant
  • Bechtel – Construction – Alumina Plant Gladstone, Tank and Pipe Rack Modules Hemmant Brisbane
  • Western Mining Corporation – Commissioning (Uranium and Copper), Construction and Operations (Fertiliser Plant)
  • Newcrest – Underground and Open Cut Mining and Copper/ Gold Process Plant, Gold Plant Demolition Project
  • Sandfire Resources – Construction, Mining Exploration and Copper/Gold Process Plant Operations
  • Sirius Resources – Construction
  • 8 Years OHS Consulting – Mining, Construction, Agriculture and Perth based businesses

  • ERTECH – Civil Construction
  • Independence Group (IGO) – Mining Operations
  • Leightons – Civil Construction
  • AGC – Construction
  • City of Wanneroo – Operations
  • WA Government Building Management & Works – OHS interface Plans for Building Modification projects
  • DRA – HAZOP and HAZAN Projects
  • Project Neon – Operations, Manufacturing and Construction
  • Several Small/Medium size Perth Based businesses – Insurance Repairs, Road Traffic Monitoring, Auction facility, Cleaning Contractor, Landscaping Construction and Maintenance, Laboratory – Hazardous Chemicals, Wheat receival and processing facility, Research Facility – Technology Park
  • Legal Opinion Reports – Safe Access to a Property, Leased Factory – Fit for purpose.

Critical Projects that made a difference

  • Detection and mapping of crocidolite asbestos on a green fields mining tenement
  • 11,113 ounce gold reclamation project using mercury and physical separation techniques
  • Sourcing and provision  of 6 month supply of Process Water Resource for a major gold/copper treatment Plant from mined-out open pits
  • Determining, implementing  technical solutions and managing an emerging pollution and personal health crisis involving a major north west community in Western Australia, the client’s first and most important Asian customer and  local union members.
  • Expert witness in the WA industrial court on an alleged unfair treatment claim involving a major breach of isolation procedures and disciplinary action by the client

Project History