Head of mining projects, IMC Montan
Pavel Shevchenko – Head of mining projects, Competent person MIMMM, GKZ Expert, PONEN Expert
Pavel Shevchenko is a mining engineer with over 17 year experience in the mining industry, has the mining engineer’s diploma in underground mining awarded in Almaty, Kazakhstan, and the diploma in law awarded by Turan University, Almaty, Kazakhstan. As an IMC Montan staff member, participated in over 30 projects on reserve and resource evaluation, was involved in projects development in compliance with the international standards, optimisation of mining and other processes of open and underground mining operations
Optimization of key parameters in mining project economics
A mineral deposit and a mine are a unique complex interconnecting a variety of factors from geology, mining parameters and processing to a financial strategy. General efficiency and investment prospects of deposit development depend on their interconnection and reasonableness. We shall review the key factors and up-to-date methods taking account of optimization, modelling, planning, study and choice of a technology as well as their influence on project’s economics.