Chief Operations Officer
Mr. Nicholas Paul Earner is Chief Operating Officer, Director of Alkane Resources Ltd. He has 17 years experience in technical, improvement, operational management and executive roles in mining and processing. He will be responsible for the safe and efficient management of the Companys operations at Tomingley and Dubbo. Most recently, he spent four years as Executive General Manager Operations with Straits Resources Ltd, supervising up to 1, 000 employees in open cut and underground gold mines an underground copper mine and an open cut coal mine. Previously, he had various roles over eight years at the BHPBWMC Olympic Dam copperuranium gold operations, managing the Concentrator and Hydromet functions which included a substantial solvent extraction circuit as Production Superintendent Smelting and as Senior Engineer Process Control, Instrumentation and Communications. He is a Chemical Engineer. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering from the University of Queensland.
Executive Since 2017