T&S Conference : September 2019

June 4, 2019News

The 19th International Conference on Transport & Sedimentation of Solid Particles will be held in Cape Town from 24 – 27 September 2019. The Cape Town Hotel School, situated close to the popular V&A Waterfront precinct, will be the venue. The conference has become a place for scientists, engineers and leading authorities in the field … Read More

IT Systems Administrator (Golden, Colorado)

May 23, 2019Careers

Job Description The person employed as IT Systems Administrator will join the global Paterson & Cooke IT team and have the responsibility of maintaining or establishing an IT network infrastructure suitable to efficiently support the company needs and of assisting users on various hardware\software related issues. This position provides support to all employees in Denver … Read More

Process Engineer (Golden, Colorado)

May 6, 2019Careers

Job Description The successful applicant will be the process lead on mining and resource related projects performed by Paterson & Cooke USA. The work will involve travel for mine site and client visits which will typically be in North and South America. The work will entail the following: Tasks: Process lead on projects ranging from … Read More

A Tour of Kidd Mine’s Paste Backfill System

April 2, 2019News

On Friday 29 March 2019, many of the delegates to the Paterson & Cooke Backfill Course held in Sudbury, Ontario, travelled to Timmins, some 290 km away, for a tour of Glencore’s Kidd Mine paste backfill system. Visiting both the plant and the underground distribution system brought the concepts discussed during the course to life. … Read More

Transport & Sedimentation of Solid Particles

March 18, 2019News

For the first time since its inception in Poland in 1971 the International Conference on Transport & Sedimentation of Solid Particles will be hosted outside of Europe. Cape Town, South Africa is the host city for the 19th International Conference, which takes place from 24 – 27 September, 2019. Peter Goosen from the Cape Town … Read More

New Technology for Tailings Design

February 20, 2019News

Josh Stowe from our Denver office will be presenting a paper at the SME Conference in Denver entitled NEW APPROACHES AND TECHNOLOGY FOR TAILINGS PIPELINE DESIGN AND OPERATION. The conference is being held at the Colorado Convention Center from 24 – 27 February 2019. The paper was co-written by Josh and Dr Robert Cooke. J. … Read More

Backfill Operations Engineer (Sudbury, Ontario)

February 7, 2019Careers

Job Description The successful candidate will be a mid-level Engineer with direct experience leading or operating backfill systems, including the plant and underground distribution. The Backfill Operations Engineer will have a background in mineral processing or mining and will be equally comfortable in an underground situation as in a plant operation setting. This position is … Read More

Senior Engineer / Study Manager (Sudbury, Ontario)

February 5, 2019Careers

Job Description The successful candidate will be a Senior Engineer with direct experience in leading teams through Studies for the mining and mineral resource industries. The Study Manager will have a background in mining engineering and will have demonstrated successful execution of scoping and prefeasibility through large feasibility engineering studies for surface and underground infrastructure. … Read More

Triaxial Test Work Capability

January 9, 2019News

Triaxial testing represents international best practise for determining the important geotechnical parameters of shear strength and cohesion of soils. These parameters are important to uncemented backfill applications, but have also in recent years become important parameters for cemented backfill applications with the increased use of computational modelling and simulation. The test apparatus also allows for … Read More

Two Papers for the Mining & Industrial Waste Management Conference 2018

October 24, 2018News

Dr Angus Paterson, a founding member of Paterson & Cooke, will be presenting two papers at the 6th International Mining & Industrial Waste Management Conference being held in Limpopo, South Africa from 29 – 31 October 2018. Here’s a little taste of what’s in these two papers. Comparison of the Pumping Requirements of Conventional, Thickened … Read More