Carlos Hubner

Carlos Hubner

Company: First Quantum Minerals

Job title: TMF Operations and Water Balance Manager


Carlos Hubner has been involved in the mining industry for more than 10 years. Most of his professional experience is linked to water and tailings management under different operational and site conditions.  

His objective is to implement an integrated and long-term approach between water and tailings scopes looking for synergies, optimizing resource allocation, proposing and evaluating alternatives to current and future challenges, and best practices and technologies implementation. 

He is currently working as TMF Operations and Water Balance Manager for First Quantum Minerals flagship Cobre Panama copper mine operation. 



Managing a water balance in a tropical region with 4,000mm of rain per year 2:00 pm

Outlining innovative ways to manage an abundance of water throughout the mining process. What are the technical challenges and opportunities in such climate conditions? How are you embracing new technology to better cope with high precipitation? Read more

day: 27 April 2022