A non-profit sustainability communications platform for the mining industry
July 25, 2021

Toronto, Canada

Toronto, ON L4G6H8

Siegfried Arce


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?

TATA Soluciones

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