Rajendra Talamudupula

Study Manager and Principal Pipeline Engineer

Rajendra’s extensive portfolio includes the successful delivery of world leading pipeline projects.

My goal is to help Ausenco strengthen and expand its position in India and Africa by understanding and delivering unparalleled service and engineering excellence for our pipeline clients.

Rajendra has over 13 years of professional experience in mineral processing projects, with a focus on designing and sizing process plants, preparing capital and operating cost estimates, and providing detailed design calculations.

At Ausenco, he manages studies, designs and engineers long distance slurry pipelines, water pipelines and tailings pipelines, as well as conducts laboratory tests. As part of pipeline design, he designs plant layouts, develops process flow diagrams, determines the sizing of pumps including pipe selection and delivers equipment specifications. In addition, he is involved in construction audits commissioning and resolving issues with ongoing operations.

Rajendra was involved in the successful delivery of the world’s largest phosphate concentrate pipeline – the OCP Phosphate Slurry Pipeline project in Morocco. He had also managed the engineering of the world’s largest iron concentrate pipeline and leads all current and proposed pipeline studies in India.

Rajendra specialises in:

  • Slurry Pipelines
  • Tailings Pipelines
  • Water Pipelines
  • Program Management
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Study Management
  • Business Development and client relationships

Country experience:

  • Australia  
  • Brazil 
  • Canada  
  • Chile 
  • China
  • Congo 
  • Dominican Republic
  • Greenland
  • Hungary 
  • India
  • Indonesia 
  • Kazakhstan
  • Madagascar
  • Mongolia 
  • Mauritania  
  • Mexico
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique 
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Peru  
  • Saudi Arabia
  • South Africa 
  • Tunisia 
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine 
  • USA  
  • Zimbabwe 

 

Areas of expertise
Minerals & Metals
Pipelines
  • Basic & Detailed Engineering
  • Feasibility Studies & Concept Design
  • Slurry Pipelines
  • Start-up & Commissioning
  • Tailings Pipelines
Process Plants
  • Coal Handling & Preparation Plants
  • Conceptual & Feasibility Studies
  • Copper & Mineral Processing Plants
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