Salar Javid

Salar applies his multidisciplinary approach and “hands on” experience in mining, maintenance and technology to develop practical approaches that help sites increase operational efficiency via his ability to engage people, systems and processes. He has earned a Six Sigma Green Belt, and uses the CI methodologies in his work.
He has worked across the Mining sector and in  multiple commodities (Gold, Coal, Copper and Iron Ore)  in operations and project management in Africa, South America, North America and Australia. 
Salar holds a Bachelors in Mining and Mechanical Engineering from Queen’s University (Canada) and a Diploma in Mining Engineering from TU Delft  (Holland) . Prior to joining Outliers Mining Solutions, Salar worked in Barrick Gold Corp and Rio Tinto.

Expertise

  • Open pit mining operations    
  • Transformation programs in mining
  • Continuous improvement
  • Change management
  • Reliability and Maintenance work management
  • KPI design in mining
  • Project Management
  • Implementation and support of fleet management systems
  • Technology selection and implementation 
  • Remote control and Autonomous equipment in Mining
  • Remote health monitoring tools for mobile and autonomous equipment 
  • High precision GPS applications 

Adam Hewitt

Adam is a Mine Optimization Specialist who has worked across the mining sector for 8 years on three different continents. He has significant and “hands on” experience leading mine optimization transformations at open pit mines through the use of fleet management systems.

Adam holds a B.Sc in Mining Engineering from Queens University and is also a trained Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. Adam  is an excellent communicator and an expert in change management philosophies 

Expertise

  • Open pit mining operations
  • Transformation programs in mining
  • Lean Six Sigma and Theory of Constraints
  • Change management
  • KPI design in mining

  • Coaching, mentoring and training
  • Facilitation
  • Data and statistical analysis 
  • Project management