Sarah Partington

OUR EXPERTSMeet Our Global Team Sarah PartingtonProcess Engineer BEng (Hons) Materials Science and Engineering, 1998 Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine Sarah joined the Paterson & Cooke team in 2023 and is based in our UK office in Cornwall. She is an associate member of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (AIMMM). Prior … Read More

Mauritz van der Walt

OUR EXPERTSMeet Our Global Team Mauritz van der WaltSenior Project Manager BEng (Chem) (Mineral Processing), 2006 University of Stellenbosch Mauritz joined our team in 2010 and is located in our Sudbury office in Ontario, Canada. Prior to joining Paterson & Cooke, he worked in the platinum mining industry in South Africa, where he gained invaluable … Read More

Tamara Kraft

OUR EXPERTSMeet Our Global Team Tamara Kraft Engineering Technologist Chemical Engineering (Lab and Process Control), 2017 Cambrian College Tamara joined Paterson & Cooke in 2017 as an engineering technologist and is based in our Sudbury office in Canada. She has built an excellent reputation for her specialised knowledge in mineralogy and cement chemistry. Her main … Read More

Mitchell May

OUR EXPERTSMeet Our Global Team Mitchell MayLaboratory Manager BSc Geology, 2016 University of Colorado Boulder Mitchell joined Paterson & Cooke in 2022 and is located at our Denver, USA office. His test work focuses on material characterisation, thickener studies, clay behaviour studies, filtering applications, and rheology studies. Mitchell has experience with mineralogy and physical beneficiation … Read More

Paul Ainsworth

OUR EXPERTSMeet Our Global Team Paul AinsworthSenior Process Engineer BEng. (Hons) Mineral Processing, 2006 Camborne School of Mines Paul joined our team in 2014 and is based in Cornwall, UK. He is responsible for the management of our UK laboratory and also travels extensively, supporting the Paterson & Cooke group worldwide. Paul has worked on … Read More

Brian Zengeni

OUR EXPERTSMeet Our Global Team Brian ZengeniSenior Engineer MTech Mechanical Engineering, 2017, Cape Peninsula University of Technology; BTech (Hons) Production Engineering, 2007, Chinhoyi University of Technology Brian joined the Paterson & Cooke team in 2008 and works as a senior engineer in our slurry test facility in Cape Town, South Africa. His specialisations include rotational … Read More

James Wickens

OUR EXPERTSMeet Our Global Team James WickensSenior Engineer Cape Peninsula University of Technology BTech (Mechanical Engineering), 2010; National Diploma, Mechanical Engineering, 2007 James joined our team in 2006 and is a senior engineer in our Cape Town office in South Africa. In 2016, he took over the management of the Cape Town laboratory, which has … Read More