Ben Nugent


Mining Engineer, Hunter Valley

Ben is a highly motivated Mining Engineer who has strong operational experience in mine planning as well as drill and blast within truck and shovel operations in both owner operator and contractor environments.

He primarily has worked in short to medium term mine planning roles, however during his professional career he has been exposed to mining environments that have presented a number of significant challenges in terms of mine planning and drill and blast, including very small active working footprints, mine water issues, pit wall stability, complex contractor interaction and complex geology.