Materials Handling Engineers Association announces speaker line-up at next month’s conference
THE speaker programme for Bulkex 2015 – which will take place on 21-22 October at the Harrogate International Conference Centre – has been announced by MHEA.
A number of high-profile speakers confirmed at the event will include: Finnbarr Dowling, project director for Siemens; Declan Barry, managing director of ATEX Explosives; Dean Thornewell, president of Joy Global Eurasia; Martin Ouwerkerk, business manager (dry bulk and energy) for Port of Rotterdam Authority; and Nigel Chudley, general manager of SSI UK.
The seminar programme will cover a range of topics, from ports and power to mining and cement. Wolf Minerals, for example, will unveil details of their £100 million investment in the Hemerdon tungsten and tin project on the edge of Dartmoor, near Plymouth, in Devon. Sirius Minerals will also be in attendance to discuss their new mining development, which is expected to produce 13 million tonnes of potash per year.
In addition, more than 50 exhibitors will showcase their products and services at the two-day conference.