March 28, 2017

Experience and Skills

  • Project team member for the design and building of the first woodchip export mill in Richards Bay.
  • Project team member for the design and building of the first woodchip export ship loader in Richards Bay.
  • Project team member for the design and building of a new state of the art ship loader. loading at 1000 PH.
  • Project team member for the design and building of the second line expansion. Installation of two 96 inch chippers.
  • Project team member for the design and building of the second export conveying system.
  • Project team member for the design and building of the third new ship loader capable of loading at 1000 PH.
  • Managing all aspects of a woodchip Plant and export facility
  • Compiling Chipper maintenance manuals to enhance chip quality.
  • Compiling a mill operational manual which covers all aspects of the operation in Instruction format.
  • Compiling and introducing a comprehensive safety manual
  • Compiling a comprehensive training manual
  • Compiling a comprehensive IR manual
  • Compiling all service schedules and procedures for the entire operation.
  • Compiling a comprehensive Ship Loading manual
  • Compiling an ISO 14000 Manual
  • Compiling the specifications for the log and chip flow in house system.
  • Training of maintenance personnel with regards to chip quality and chipper maintenance.
  • Training on all other aspects of the chipping plant.
  • Training of Production Supervisors on all aspects of Supervision and Production.
  • Training of Ship Loading personnel and stevedores.
  • Main speaker on the theory of chipper knives with different angles in the USA. This was by special invitation from
  • Metso.
  • Technilaw legal compliance Safety Diploma.
  • Mondi SA onsite technicians for past 6 years ( Servicing, maintenance and refurbishment)