Mining Support Services

TEAM‘s Founder and Senior Consultant, Walt Pachucki, is a Mining Engineering and Equipment Maintenance expert. During his professional career that spans more than 35 years, Walt has held positions ranging from underground miner to corporate level engineer and manager. Walt has first-hand knowledge gained on mining and milling sites, soil and rock mechanics, mine feasibility studies, environmental studies, permitting, project engineering, equipment maintenance management, and preventative and breakdown maintenance. TEAM consults on mining engineering and equipment maintenance projects and also performs Surface Mining And Reclamation Act (SMARA) permitting.

Walt’s firsthand operations experience combined with his proven ability to work collaboratively with managers and government officials has increased productivity, safety, and profitability while also assuring regulatory compliance. From 2003 to 2004 Walt developed and facilitated the implementation of a global standard, long-term mining equipment management program at the world’s largest gold mine located in Peru.

In addition to his corporate experience, Walt has more than 27 years of consulting experience providing mining support services for a variety of projects. TEAM is active in SMARA permitting for projects located in California. Regulatory knowledge combined with a Mining Engineering background has aided clients with both Plan of Operations development and Reclamation Plan and other environmental regulatory planning. TEAM has also provided mining related litigation support for clients and served as trusted adviser to support management development and performance improvement.