Wood welcomes Don East as technical director of geotechnical mining operations in Peru.
With nearly 50 years of experience, Don has played an important role in developing innovative solutions for the next generation of mines. He has worked for respected mining firms across the globe in a variety of technical and director level roles. Don is an established thought leader in tailings management and heap leach facilities, having co-authored more than 30 industry papers.
Drawing on Wood’s 60-year history in the industry and position as a full-scale mining and minerals consultancy in Latin America, he will drive the continued expansion of our environmental, social, geotechnical and tailings consulting and project management services in the region to support customers in solving complex challenges and achieving the best value from their projects.