Jose Luis Valverde

Jose Luis Valverde

Company: Freeport McMoRan

Job title: Water Management Superintendent


Jose is Water Management Superintendent in Cerro Verde mine in Arequipa – Peru, owned by Freeport McMoRan. He holds a BS in Civil Engineering from the San Agustin University in Peru and a Ms. in Water Management from the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain. More than 20 years of expertise in projects of the Cycle of Water, Governance and Sustainability within the public and private sector (especially mining). Experience working for the government in water basins, water supply, and water management. Currently he Works in projects of cycle of water and in reuse of treated wastewater in Cerro Verde mine – Peru.


Working together to secure access to water through public and private partnerships between cities and mining companies 12:05 pm

Mining companies together with environmental solutions providers and communities are joining forces to innovate and overcome the paradigm of conventional operating models based on water abundance. With a vision prioritizing sustainability, Freeport McMoran built a Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) to treat all of Arequipa city’s wastewater that was being discharged to the river without treatment.…Read more

day: October 29 2020