Karien Scheepers

Karien Scheepers

Company: New Gold Inc.

Job title: Metallurgist EIT


Karien Scheepers is a Chemical Engineer-in-Training with 4 years of experience in the mining industry. Her background is in mineral processing (gold, diamonds) and mine tailings water treatment. She is currently leading the water treatment team at the Rainy River Mine, owned and operated by New Gold Inc. The focus of this group is to optimize the existing water treatment system with the goal to maximize throughput while maintaining environmental compliance.


Optimizing treatment works to treat 3million m3 of water 11:00 am

Overcoming operational challenges to achieve required treatment volumes following a one in one hundred precipitation year. Outlining the optimization works to increase capacity of existing treatment infrastructure.   Chaired by Lesley Warren, Director, Lassonde Institute of Mining Read more

day: 27 April 2023