Joel is the Ausenco Global Practice Leader for our Bulk Terminals and Transportation business with over 25 years of experience in design, management, and execution of marine bulk terminal construction projects.
He was employed as a Manager at a major multi-cargo bulk export terminal for 15 years, supervising projects ranging from small upgrades and maintenance work, to major terminal expansions.
In his 12+ years with Ausenco, Joel has managed many terminal projects around the world, ranging from concept studies to design and construction projects, as well as third party review, inspection, and consulting services.
Joel has excellent working knowledge in the operation of multi cargo bulk terminals. This includes rail car loading at the mine site, receiving of cargo in unit trains using either bottom hopper or rotary dumper systems, as well as storage of materials in either open or covered stockpiles, with manual or automated reclaim to ship loaders serving Capesize marine vessels.
He is very familiar with the material handling requirements for coal, iron ore, metal concentrates, potash, fertilizers, agricultural products, phosphate rock and many other bulk cargos.
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Joel is a Registered Professional Engineer, British Columbia (APEGBC).