Canadian Mining Journal


MINING PEOPLE: GMSG, Nautilus Minerals, and Nevada Copper

Michelle Ash

Michelle Ash, Barrick’s chief innovation officer, will become the new chair of the Global Mining Standards and Guidelines Group in Montreal in May 2018. She has volunteered her time and expertise at the GMSG for the past two years.

Toronto-based Nautilus Minerals has named Wayne Knott its new COO, effective March 19, 2018. He is a metallurgist with over 30 years of mining industry experience, with particular expertise in dredging, operational start-ups and reviews.

Nevada Copper Corp. of Vancouver has invited Tom Albanese and Ernie Nutter to join its newly formed advisory board. The company is advancing its Pumpkin Hollow project in Nevada.