FROM CONCEPT TO PRODUCTION
GBM Limited (GBM) is a leading UK-based, independent firm of consulting engineers, specialising in the design, development and construction of new mining projects, and the refurbishment of existing ore processing plants and associated infrastructure. GBM performs front-end engineering design, due diligence and independent reviews, mineral process and infrastructure designs, technical studies, engineering, procurement, construction and management (EPCM) project deliveries, cost estimations and financial analysis services.
Our expertise is the design, engineering, project management, procurement and construction of such plants. Our personnel currently provide technical services to the mining industry in Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, Russia, Central Asian Republics, the Middle East, and Australia. GBM’s experienced employees have worked in the mining industry, worldwide, and are familiar with the current work practices and technologies for treatment of mineral bearing ores.
GBM has been certified by the British Standards Institution and deemed to operate Business Management Systems that comply with the requirements of BS EN ISO 9001 for Quality Management and 14001 for Environmental Management.
GBM is a member of the GBM Group of Companies, who provide professional engineering services for minerals and infrastructure projects worldwide.
GBM performs scoping, pre-feasibility and feasibility studies, to assess the initial potential of a project. Process plant flow sheet optimisation and metallurgical test work underpins further engineering performed during theses phases driving development of project infrastructure, cost estimates, drawings and equipment sizing.
GBM provides engineering expertise, ranging from process engineers, mechanical engineers, civil and structural engineers, to electrical, piping and instrumentation engineering teams. GBM provides all planning and design requirements for a mineral processing project.
GBM focuses on providing high quality services, whilst maintaining accurate budgeting and timely scheduling. This is ensured by the production of accurate technical reports and by maintaining open communications between the Client and the on-site personnel.
GBM’s construction management teams ensure the smooth delivery of the project’s construction phase, whilst adhering to the design schedule, and delivering the high quality construction, accurate budgeting, and mandatory safety protocols. Our supervisors and other construction teams liaise with all involved, and are on-site to provide technical advice.
Egypt - 15 Mtpa Engineering - Procurement Construction Management
Peru - 6 Mtpa Scoping Study Preliminary Economic Assessments
Mauritania - 4.4 Mtpa Feasibility Studies Site Engineering Support Services
Burkina Faso - 2.25 Mtpa Bankable Feasibility Study Engineering - Procurement - Construction Management
Sweden Metallurgical Testwork Pre-Feasibility Study
China - 3.2 Mtpa Engineering - Procurement Construction Management
MICHAEL SHORT - MANAGING DIRECTOR
Michael founded GBM in 1994. He is a Chartered Engineer in both the UK and Australia, with over 45 years of project management and construction site experience. This expertise spans a broad range of projects, including dam construction, and the design and construction of gold, copper, lead, zinc ore treatment plants in Africa, Central Asia, Russia, Europe, Asia and Australia. During this period, he has acted as Project Manager, Construction Manager and Site Engineer on greenfield and brownfield plants. He has gained significant experience in the preparation, administration and implementation of projects whilst working to Clients' requirements of quality, budget and time schedules.
KEITH McGINNIS - PRESIDENT USA DIVISION
Keith has more than 45 years of experience in engineering, procurement and construction of mineral processing facilities. He holds engineering and business degree qualifications and has a strong technical and financial background. He is experienced in plant design and construction, as well as the operation of mineral processing facilities, worldwide, in particular in South America, Africa and the United States.
ROB TAYLOR - ENGINEERING MANAGER
Rob is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer with over 35 years experience in the international mining and metallurgy industry in Sub-Saharan Africa, Eastern and Western Europe, North and South America, the Russian Federation and the Commonwealth of Independent States, the Middle East and South East Asia. His background in operations, design and construction led to a career in Project Evaluation and Implementation. This includes multi-discipline responsibilities for feasibility studies, engineering audits, detailed engineering, equipment procurement, management of specialist contractors to fabricate, erect, refurbish install and commission.
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