MIRARCO Appoints New Lab/Field Manager

MIRARCO is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Alex Hutchison as the Lab/Field Manager.

Dr. Hutchison is an experimental research engineer with a Ph.D. in Mining Engineering and Mineral Processing from Laurentian University. His background is in experimental design, measurement, and instrumentation. He is also a member of the hydraulic air compressor project team, seeking to bring a step change improvement in the efficiency of large scale gas compressors.

Dr. Hutchison first joined MIRARCO in 2014 as a doctoral student and remained a valued member of our team until the completion of his degree in 2018. He later joined Electrale Innovation Limited as Project Engineer and Laurentian University as a Sessional Faculty member and Mining Technologist.

His current role at MIRARCO is to support the Geomechanics Research Center and Software Team and to lead fieldwork and testwork programs and deliver on experimental targets.

Dr. Alex Hutchison