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Your transformation experience begins with a simple question: What if you could?

Areas of Impact

  • Operational Excellence
  • Safe Operations
  • Project Construction
  • De-Risking Ramp Up
  • Cut-Off Grade Reduction
  • Logistics & Transportation Excellence
  • Culture Transformation
  • Total Organizational Effectiveness
  • Asset Management
  • Contractor Partnering & Performance
  • Employee Engagement & Alignment
  • Community Engagement

Credentials and Results

"I am pleasantly surprised by the way the people of Proudfoot and our team have been integrated in such a short time, focusing on solving the problems that have the greatest impact on our operation, in addition to training our people in their methodology, so that we apply it on our own areas" – Executive Director

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Mining and Metals World Class Credentials

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Best International Project 2018 - Proudfoot selected as finalist by MCA

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Proudfoot takes a finalist position for Best International Project in the 2018 Management Consultancies Association (MCA) Awards. The International Project Award is open to all Consulting firms worldwide, and the winner is announced at the 2018 MCA Awards ceremony, April 26th in London.

Proudfoot was chosen for its work in Mongolia for global mining company, Rio Tinto. Our project team, on the ground since February 2016, has been supporting the creation of Oyu Tolgoi, the world's largest underground mine, capable of producing copper for the global market for the next 100 years...Read More

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Open Pit Gold Mine: The CEO's concern with his open-pit gold mining operation in Peru was the decline in metal prices and an increase in cost per ton. Additionally, as the productive life of the mine was coming to an end, establishing an organizational structure that was in line with the current reality to maintain a cost-effective operation was paramount to success.

Mining and Metals Proof Point Open Pit Mining

Silicomanganese Plant: Due to the worldwide decline in silicomanganese price, increasing competition from Chinese and Indian producers and declining demand, the company was pushed to review its cost of production and enhance its efficiencies.

Mining and Metals Proof Point Silicomanganese

Open Pit Copper Mine: The challenge of the CEO and his management team in an open-pit copper mining operation in South America centered on a falling metal price and drastically increasing cost per ton, jeopardizing annual results and the projected growth.

Mining and Metals Proof Point Open Pit Copper Mine

Customer/Supplier Partnership: Leaders at a major gold mine and regional OEM dealership faced ongoing challenges with component rebuild cycle time and maintenance costs. Seeking to preserve their history of two-way support in a remote developing community, executives in both groups decided on a joint effort to address this high-profile customer-supplier issue.

Mining and Metals Proof Point Customer Supplier Partnership

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