Terry Mandziak Joins SLR as Mining & Minerals Sector Principal Engineer

Terry Mandziak has recently joined SLR as Principal Geotechnical Engineer for the Mining & Minerals Sector and will work closely with the US and Global Mining & Minerals team to bolster our growing Denver office and mine waste engineering capabilities particularly related to leach pad design and construction, tailings storage facility design and construction, and advisory services.

Terry Mandziak has recently joined SLR as Principal Geotechnical Engineer for the Mining & Minerals Sector. He will be based in Denver, Colorado and will work closely with the US and Global Mining & Minerals team to bolster our growing Denver office and mine waste engineering capabilities particularly related to leach pad design and construction, tailings storage facility design and construction, and advisory services.

“Terry will bring a unique set of design and construction management skills to SLR which will continue to enhance our mining technical expertise,” noted Jeremy Collyard, U.S. Mining & Minerals Sector Leader, “We are excited to have Terry on board and welcome his perspective and leadership to further support our clients and facilitate our teams manage complex mine waste engineering and advisory programs and projects.”

Over the last 28 years, Terry has developed extensive experience in a wide range of mining projects throughout the world, including North America, South America, Turkey and Africa, in both industry and consulting. Terry has managed tailings and heap leach design projects, with responsibilities that included site selection, risk assessment, site investigation, laboratory analysis, slope stability assessment, data interpretation, costing analysis, and development of specifications, construction drawings, bid documents and construction programs. In addition, he has managed multi-disciplinary engineering teams on NI 43-101 compliant conceptual, prefeasibility and feasibility studies.

Terry earned his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and obtained his master’s in geotechnical engineering from the University of Saskatchewan. He is a registered Professional Engineering, has hosted several short courses on heap leaching and heap leach design, and looks forward to developing SLR’s global services, particularly within the United States and Canada.

Connect with Terry on LinkedIn here or email tmandziak@slrconsulting.com.

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