A Veteran-Owned Small Business
Brian has 40 years of water treatment and mining and mineral processing experience in North and South
America and other international geographies solving many technical problems in precious metals, base
metals, iron ore, uranium, alumina, industrial minerals processing and coal preparation operations
Brian has detailed knowledge of gold processing including scale and deposit control, corrosion control,
flotation, leaching, CIP, CIL, dewatering, carbon elution, electrowinning, carbon reactivation, gravity gold
recovery, Meryl Crowe precipitation, autoclave/roaster operation, backfill/paste fill production,
thickeners, dust control, etc.
Brian also has extensive knowledge of all aspects of water treatment including effluent treatment, mine
water clarification, cyanide destruction, heavy metal removal, remediation, and utilities (boiler &
cooling) pretreatment and functional treatments and is a recognized global expert in scale and deposit
control and corrosion control in the mining industry.
Brian has developed various laboratory test methods for thickening, clarification, dewatering, carbon
activity, filtration, dust suppression and numerous relevant analytical chemistry methods. Brian has also
published various technical papers on scale control, dust control and related fields and developed and
delivered a variety of technical training courses for water treatment and mining industry technical