New Program Director joins Mining3

Ewan Sellers 2We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Ewan Sellers as the new Program Director of Mining3. Ewan will be based predominately at the Mining3 offices but has an overarching role as the Research Director of Hard Rock Mining within the Mineral Resources division at CSIRO. Ewan will commence his new role in mid-late January 2017. 

Ewan received his PhD in Geomechanics from the University of Cape Town and has worked in the mining industry for over 25 years focusing on hard rock mining.  His most recent role was as Manager Integrated Solutions with JKTech based in Brisbane. Ewan has led a similar research group in South Africa and worked as a consultant involved with improvements across the value chain in several mining companies.  His technical expertise is in rock mechanics with broad experience in numerical modelling, instrumentation, seismology and blasting.