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Explore our know-how and exceptional depth of experience in Tailings, Water and Waste.
Gideon Steyl, Principal Engineer, Brisbane office, shares his diverse academic background and technical skills, the importance of chemistry in water and waste design, compares standards in South Africa and why long-term thinking is essential for social responsibility and sustainability.
What is the role of hydrogeology in the life of a mine? We discuss tailings storage facilities, seepage damage, Hydrogeological Conceptual Modelling, The Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management, and more.
Where to find us at the Hydrology & Water Resources Symposium (Virtual Conference – Australia, Tailings 2021 (Virtual Conference – Santiago, Chile), and Paste, Thickened and Filtered Tailings 2021 (In-person and online, Perth, Australia).
Tailings Beach Slope – An Important Design Parameter for Conventional and Thickened Tailings Disposal System
Dr Behnam Pirouz outlines the fundamental application of tailings beach slope that formed the basis for his PhD, including the "grittier" side of research completed by ATC Williams in recent years.
ATC Williams' founder, Paul Williams, explains ATC Williams' role in the evolution of the Central Thickened Discharge method. Please enjoy this little-known story of perseverance that spans 30 years, from 1981-2011.
ATC Williams is proud to sponsor the AusIMM Mine Waste Tailings Conference 2021. In addition to providing sponsorship, ATC Williams staff are involved at all levels including the organising committee, panel sessions and presenting papers. Find out how to find us so you can say hello.
The ATC Williams Hunter Valley office opened in Singleton in February 2020, a month before the COVID-19 pandemic forced borders to close across Australia. John Milsom, Office Manager, runs us through the challenges of lockdown and how the company adapted.
Based in the Brisbane office, Hernan has a civil engineering background in hydraulics, water and tailings management and was responsible for Chile's most significant tailings and water projects. We talk to Hernan about his collaborative approach to tailings management and his recently completed PhD.
“ATC Williams is building on its long-standing involvement in the Tasmanian mining industry, and in our 40th year of business, has established a Hobart base of operations, led by Luisa Luengas, Associate Geotechnical Engineer”, says Mark Dillon, COO. We talk to Luisa Luengas about her career and plans for the Hobart office.