Director, operational & Technical Services
Rio Tinto Copper & Diamonds
As the General Manager, Underground Studies Support at Rio Tinto Copper, Bill Forsyth leads the RTKC underground study team during the assessment and design of a range of underground mining opportunities. He provides technical expertise and advice to current brown field and green field projects and operations in the area of underground safety and is a subject matter expert in the implementation and application of the Rio Tinto D1 standards.
In addition to being a major contributor in ensuring excellence in the design and operation of Rio Tinto underground mines, he effectively collaborates and engages with both internal and external underground mining specialists to optimize current and future underground mining operations and drives innovation within the Rio Tinto underground mining community.