Ben is currently the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of CRC ORE.
Originally from Ireland, Dr Adair has over 27 years’ experience in the Minerals Industry. He has worked for approximately half his time in applied R&D for the sector and the rest in a variety of company roles, most notably with Rio Tinto (in Australia and the United States) as well as in the South African Platinum Industry. Prior to joining the CRC in 2015, he worked at the University of Queensland both as Director of the JKMRC and then running an Industry funded Ore Sorting Centre. His primary interests are in step change technology to improve the Energy, Production and Water signatures of operating sites in the Minerals Sector.
Ben Adair, Chief Executive Officer of CRC Ore, will be presenting a case study on digital simulation supporting mine site innovation in the Technology – Plant & Processing session at IMARC 2019. Download the programme here.