Siegfried is a geologist, mining engineer and consultant with 40 years of experience in the Peruvian base metals mining industry. His work has also involved the power, oil & gas, petrochemical, transportation and government sectors.
As a geologist his experience includes mapping, exploration, remediation, design and geotechnical instrumentation in planning, construction, and monitoring, including evaluation and remediation.
As a mining engineer his experience includes waste and tailings management, surface and ground water resources, exploration and hydro geology investigations, in project management feasibility studies conceptual design, environmental studies, permitting and engineering, and construction and procurement.
Siegfried is principle in a Consulting company involved in environmental remediation. He is presently writing a book on The History of Mining in Peru.
Which company are you currently with?
Please write your current title
Owner and General Manager
What is your area of value in the field of mining sustainability?
Waste management, IoT, geotech and environmental monitoring
How is your practice of sustainability value perceived today?
What are your greatest challenges to practice mining sustainability?
Communicate, communicate and communicate
What are your greatest successes in promoting mining sustainability?
Information management is key
What is your vision of how mining can change?
To be see as sustainable industry in all aspects
How do you use innovation to apply your value and how can it be improved?
Very important, improvement through sharing experiences and network
Choose the areas which are most important to you
- Remediation and Mine Closure
- Energy Use and GHG emissions