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Session 1: Transformational Case Studies

Monday, September 9, 2019
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM
Sponsored By:


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Mr William Downie
Senior Plant Metallurgist

Application of a Net Smelter Return Model within a Polymetallic Base Metal Processing Plant

9:20 AM - 9:40 AM



Will is a mineral processing engineer with over 10 years' experience in the resources industry. In 2006 Will graduated from University of Queensland with a degree in Minerals Processing Engineering, before commencing a 2 year graduate program with Zinifex. He has spent the majority of his time at Century and Rosebery Mines with exposure to Dugald River during the design phase. Will currently serves as a committee member for the AusIMM Tasmanian branch and is passionate about finding value and equipping people with the information necessary to make better decisions.
William Watt
Nyrstar Port Pirie Smelter

Nyrstar Port Pirie Transformation, Commissioning and Ramp-Up

9:40 AM - 10:00 AM