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Janine Herzig
A metallurgical engineer with over 20 years of experience in the resources sector, working for mining companies large and small as well as service providers to the resource industry.
Janine specialises in mineral sands and base metals as well as having iron ore, uranium and refractory gold capabilities.
Janine also has a wealth of experience in dealing with and establishing management systems, quality systems, change management, identifying acquisitions and integration thereafter.
She has been involved in projects at all stages from Due Diligence to Feasibility and Production. She has worked with small teams as well as leading a highly successful multidisciplinary team of 550 people.
Whether you need hands on technical support to improve metallurgical recoveries or examine alternative circuit design or you require support to motivate your workforce and provide leadership, she can help you out.
Janine is a Fellow of the AusIMM, a Chartered Professional in the field of Metallurgy, and listed on The AusIMM Register of Mineral Consultants. She is the immediate Past Chair of the Adelaide Branch AusIMM Committee and has been a member of the university Review Panel for Engineers Australia. Janine is currently a Director on the Board of the AusIMM.
Jaycsapphire Investments Pty Ltd Trading as Metval  ABN 57 136 975 525
Chris Sykes
A mining engineer with 20 years of experience, specialising in long term mine planning, evaluation and optimisation.
He specialises in mineral sands, uranium, industrial minerals and clays, with a focus on open cut environments.
An expert user of Datamine, as well as being competent in Vulcan, Surpac and MineSite, Chris can assist you with your short, medium and long term planning requirements.
Chris is a Member of the AusIMM, a Chartered Professional in the field of Mining, and sits on the Adelaide Branch Committee.