Mining engineer with post graduate qualifications in rock blasting. Sedat has over 25 years of experience in the mining industry and has worked in a range of open cut metalliferous, quarry and coal mines throughout Australia and overseas. He has published over 40 technical papers in various international conferences and journals.
Before establishing his own consulting company in 2016, he worked for Orica Mining Services as a Specialist/Principal Technical Services Engineer. He was involved in numerous mining projects which include final wall blasting (wall steepening projects), blast fragmentation optimisation, vibration/airblast control, cast blasting and blast design services. Before that, he worked at Metso Minerals Process Technology & Innovation at different consulting positions (Mining Manager and Process Technology Engineer). At Metso, he participated into the greenfield and Mine to Mill Process Integration and Optimization projects globally.
He also worked in industry-funded R&D centers globally, namely Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre (JKMRC) in Australia, Swedish Blasting Research Centre in Sweden and Mining Engineering Department in Turkey.
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Dr Hakan Benzer is a highly experienced comminution consultant providing a range of services to the mineral processing community. Hakan has extensive experience in the design and optimisation of comminution circuits as well as eco-efficient comminution technologies (dry/wet). Dr Benzer has about 28 years of experience in the mining industry and managed over 70 large comminution projects globally to date.
He has published two book chapters on comminution. Over 100 papers were presented at conferences and journals. He is the founding member of the GCC (Global Comminution Collaborative). He has delivered numerous technology transfer workshops to the industry.
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