Latin America Downunder Conference 2015

MEC Mining is a proud sponsor of the Latin America Downunder Conference held at Sheraton on the Park, Sydney from Wednesday 20th – Thursday 21st May. If you are attending the event come and visit our team in booth 8 and meet with our Managing Director – Simon Cohn and one of our Senior Mining Consultants – Richar Guerra to find out more about our capabilities and projects.

Also, be sure not to miss Simon Cohn’s presentation on Thursday 21st May in Session 5 at 9.35am. He will be speaking about MEC’s experience entering the Latin American market.


Simon Cohn
BEng (Hons) (Mining), MAusIMM(CP), RPEQ 11902

Simon has over 17 years experience in the mining industry and has worked in a range of open cut and underground metalliferous and coal mines throughout Australia and overseas. He specialises in operations improvement, mine design and technical services team management. His areas of expertise range from contract management; mine design; cost estimation; truck shovel planning and ops; project planning and delivery through to engineering project management.


Richar Guerra
BEng (Mining)

Richar joined MEC in 2014 and brings over 20 years experience within the Mining Industry, working on a range of commodities such as tin, gold, iron ore and coal. His expertise are truck and shovel, dragline; IPCC systems; pit design; short, medium, long term planning; cost modelling and economic evaluation of projects (pre-feasibility and feasibility) and pit optimisation.

MEC Mining is a mining consultancy specialising in metals, coal, mine planning, optimisation and geology. We are highly experienced in implementing efficient mining methods for the low cost extraction of metals/ coal using best practice and the application of innovative technologies. We encourage our clients to work with us and learn from our diverse experiences and leverage off our existing resources.

For more information on the event visit Latin America Downunder.

We look forward to seeing you there,
MEC Mining.