Leone Silva

Mineral Processing Coordinator

Leone has extensive experience developing conceptual, basic and detailed studies and working on multidisciplinary engineering projects.
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Portuguese, English

It is a pleasure to work with so many different professionals from various cultures and styles of engineering. I hope I can bring positive values to our office in Belo Horizonte, and in the end, achieve the required results, not just for the company but also for our clients.

Leone is Mineral Processing Coordinator based in our Belo Horizonte, Brazil Office. He brings over 11 years of experience developing conceptual, basic and detailed studies and multidisciplinary engineering projects throughout Brazil, Canada, the USA, Russia, Mauritania and Chile.

Leone has a broad skill set within minerals processing engineering and process development. He has worked on contract management and team management (owner and outsourced), executing technical projects, business improvements and R&D studies. Additionally, he has expertise in process improvements to reduce costs and studies focusing on increased production volume and quality.

Leone’s major projects include the execution of basic and detailed engineering for a pyrochlore beneficiation plant in Ouvidor, Goiás, Brazil and participating in trade-off studies and conceptual engineering of tailings transportation and disposal for a plant located in Mariana, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Country experience:

  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • United States
  • Russia
  • Mauritius
  • Chile