Derek Naude has joined the mining practice at Stantec in Saskatoon, Sask. He is an authority on mining shaft design and large capacity hoisting systems. His designs are found at projects in North America, Australia, Europe, Indonesia and South Africa. Naude is a graduate of the Vaal University of Technology.
TMAC Resources of Toronto has hired Jason Neal as its president and CEO, effective Feb. 15, 2018. He joined BMO Capital Markets in 1997 and was promoted to co-head and managing director of the Minerals Mining Group in 2010.
The new president and CEO of COREM’s R&D centre in Quebec City is Francis Fournier. A graduate of Universite Laval, he has more than 20 years of experience in the innovation sector.