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Illawarra Branch

June Joint Technical Seminar with the Australian Coal Preparation Society (ACPS)

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PD Hours
Join the Illawarra Branch for a joint technical seminar with the Australian Coal Preparation Society (ACPS) on June 16th in Wollongong.

About this event

Speaker: Ray Tolhurst 

Topic: The Potential Value-Added Use of Coalwash – Partially Replacing Aggregate and Sand in Concrete

Speaker: Matt Fenzel, International Market Manager, PHOENIX Process Equipment

Topic: Belt Press Filters – Technology Updates and Operational Trends

 

Speakers

Ray Tolhurst

Ray Tolhurst is a Principal Honorary Fellow and lecturer/tutor in Mining Engineering at the University of Wollongong and Deputy Chair of the AusIMM Illawarra Branch. Previously, Ray has been the Director of Studies at the TAFE Illawarra Institute. For an extensive period Ray has taught mineral processing and coal preparation, at both the university and vocational education levels, including developing and delivering NSWTAFE’s first coal preparation courses, based on the initial NSW Coal Preparation Society’s lecture notes. In recent years, Ray, and staff at the University of Wollongong have been researching the potential to use coalwash as a partial replacement for aggregate and/or sand in concrete.

Matt Fenzel

International Market Manager, PHOENIX Process Equipment
Matt Fenzel has 15 years of tailings dewatering and liquid/solid separation experience. Matt Began his career as a Process Engineer for PHOENIX supporting detailed design, laboratory and pilot evaluations as well as commissioning and equipment optimisation for the company’s wide range of dewatering technologies. Matt has contributed and has working knowledge of many coal tailings dewatering operations in Australia from design to operations/maintenance strategies.
Location

Wollongong Diggers Club
82 Church Street
Wollongong NSW 2500

Wednesday, 16 June 2021
6.00pm – 8.00pm (UTC+10:00)

Date and Time

Wednesday, 16 June 2021
6.00pm – 8.00pm (UTC+10:00)

Venue

Wollongong Diggers Club
82 Church Street
Wollongong NSW 2500
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Cost

AusIMM Members $0.00
Non Members $0.00

Includes: Pre and post presentation drinks and finger foods
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PD HOURS
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