Hamidreza Kebriaei is a senior metallurgist with more than 25 years experience in mineral processing, including expertise in operations, engineering, and consulting. Ha has M.S. degree in mining engineering from Tehran University and recently got his MBA from Concordia University.
The main aspects of his experience are green field projects process design and economic assessment from PEA to PFS, FS and bankable FS. He has been involved in many studies of gold and iron ore projects here in Canada which some of them are now in operation.
The other aspect of his expertise is oriented in case study and optimization of projects, this could be in design phase, construction and commissioning phase or in operation. He also did some technical assistance for different operating plants that included process improvement as well as equipment and GA modifications.
Before joining IGS Impact Global Solutions, Mr. Kebriaei worked for Norda Stelo (Montréal, 2012-2016), Met-Chem (Montréal, 2005-2012), Iran International Engineering (Teheran, 1999-2004), Pooland Consulting Engineers (Teheran, 1995-1999), Chador Malu Iron Ore Complex (Iran, 1991-1995), Minakan (Iran, 1990-1991) and Ministry of Mines and Metals (Teheran, 1988-1990).
Laurentiu Fulea holds a bachelor degree in chemistry and physics from Univ. Al. I Cuza, European Union and certificate in Chemical Analyses from UQAM. He cumulates over 12 years experiences as laboratory chemist and manager while acting for many labs around the world: Actilab pharma (Montreal), ALS Chemex (Val d’or), Mineralslab (Mexico), Technilab SGB (Canada), ALS (Bourkina Faso) and ALS (Moritania) for Kinross, ALS (Kasakhstan). More recently he worked on Merian project for Newmount (Suriname).
Sean Nakaie is a versatile engineering professional with a master degree in mechanical engineering from University of Western Ontario (UWO), London (2012) and a master degree in chemical engineering from Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, IL (2007). Sean cumulated over 3 years of industry experience and a fairly diverse background from Research and Development with GreatPoint Energy in US/Chicago in the field of coal conversion/gasification to Oil and Gas experience in various roles encompassing Project and Mechanical Engineering assignments with major EPCM companies including Stantec Consulting and Gemini Corporation in Calgary, Alberta. Areas of specialties include: process design and simulation, heat & material balances, PFD/P&ID development, HVAC, heat transfer and heat exchanger design, fluid mechanics/hydraulics and fractionation units.
Benaissa El-mernissi is a chemical engineer graduated from École polytechnique de Montreal (2012) with relevant experience in industrial hydrometallurgical process operation. After getting his university technical diploma (DUT) in process engineering from École supérieure de technologies, Fès, morocco and a customized one year trainee in mining valorisation techniques at École des maîtrises minières OCP, Morocco, he worked as a production foreman at the phosphoric acid plant (OCP) morocco for 7 years. He also worked for more than two years at 5N Plus INC, first as technologist at the Hydromet. Lab. and as process development engineer thereafter.
Cosmin Dumitri is a senior professional with over 15 years of experience in plant maintenance and operational problem solving. He is wealth electrical, mechanical and process engineering knowledge in combination with managerial skills and field experience. He was involved in many start-up projects in Canada and Africa.