Ross Haupt – Principal Mining Consultant, Brisbane
Ross Haupt has over 30 years’ experience in practical, operational and consulting roles for open cut coal mines across Australia, USA and South Africa.
He has extensive experience in analysing dragline techniques to evaluate the effectiveness of various digging methods; throw blasting alternatives; multipass methods; and dragline pullback on coal exposure economics. Ross has managed projects involving the economic ranking of deposits; preparation of short and long term mine plans based on lowest cost production; mining prefeasibility and feasibility studies; and mineable reserve estimation. He has particular expertise in coal deposits that are structurally complex.