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Frits Reidel, CPG - Global Water Experts. Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan Region, CL

Frits Reidel, CPG

Principal Hydrogeologist | Global Water Experts

Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan Region, CHILE

Mr. Reidel, CPG, has 23 years of working experience on water & infrastructure related projects in the mining industry in North/South America





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Frits Reidel, CPG, has 23 years of working experience on water and infrastructure related projects for the mining industry in North and South America. As a hydrogeological consultant he has guided characterization programs, permitting, and construction of water supply, tailing storage and open pit dewatering systems for a number of large-scale copper and gold mining projects in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Peru, United States and Venezuela. Specific project experiences include Antamina, Candelaria, Cerro Corona, Cerro Verde, Choco 10, Gold Quarry, Kori Kollo, Los Bronces and Pipeline. Frits also has extensive experience in the evaluation of brine resources and was closely involved with the resource evaluation and feasibility for Salar de Olaroz (Orocobre Ltda), Salar de Cauchari (Lithium Americas Corp) and most recently with Salar de Maricunga for Li3 Energy.

Industry Expertise (6)

Management Consulting

Precious Metals / Minerals

Mechanical/Industrial Engineering

Sanitation and Waste Management

Mining and Metals


Areas of Expertise (5)

Large-Scale Copper and Gold Mining

Evaluation of Brine Resources

Resource Evaluation and Feasibility


Open Pit Dewatering Systems