Paterson & Cooke’s Australian Office began operating in 2012.

Its focus is to provide local clients with high quality technical solutions for their slurry pipeline systems, from conceptual studies to front end design and detail engineering. Our personnel are experienced in long distance slurry pipelines (tailings and mineral concentrate) and mine backfill systems. The office has bench top thickening and rotational viscometer test facilities.

Management Team

Perth, Australia
Andres Ortiz

Principal Engineer BSc Eng (Mech), MSc Eng

Andres Ortiz is the Managing Director of Paterson & Cooke, Australia. He joined the company in 2012 to focus on assisting clients in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia. He has extensive experience in mechanical, piping and pipeline engineering and has been involved in the design and commissioning of process plants and slurry pipeline systems in South America, Australia, Africa, Asia and Europe.

Andres Ortiz