Steve Mackowski

About Steve Mackowski

Mr Mackowski is a qualified engineer in mineral processing with over 30 years technical and operational experience in rare earths, uranium, industrial minerals, nickel, kaolin and iron ore. He has also provided metallurgical services to a number of major mining companies including, Iluka, TiWest, WMC, Comalco, Hamersley Iron and Mary Kathleen Uranium Ltd. Mr Mackowski is Senior Consultant at his consultancy, PDCA Management Services P/L where a range of risk, safety, environment, quality and business excellence frameworks are available to assist mining and processing projects to achieve excellence in all facets of the business. In recent times, Mr Mackowski has spent 10 years in developing rare earths opportunities. Firstly at Arafura Resources Limited, where he was responsible as the General Manager, Project Development for the Nolans rare earths Project. Then more recently at Hastings Rare Metals Limited, where he was responsible as Technical Director for the Hastings heavy rare earths Project and the Yangibana rare earths Project. An extensive range of other rare earths experiences have been aggregated into a solid and sound approach to the development of rare earths opportunities worldwide.

60 InvestorIntel Articles By Steve Mackowski


Search of Excellence – Part 3

July 24, 2017
| July 24, 2017

I reckon you have had time enough to absorb the message I am trying to portray on Excellence. That is, […]

InvestorIntel Rare Earths Monthly – June 2017

July 07, 2017
| July 07, 2017 | 10 Comments

To those who contacted me with some feedback on my new three-pronged series of articles, thanks for that. Although can […]

In Search of Excellence – Introduction – Part 2

June 20, 2017
| June 20, 2017 | 1 Comment

Let’s continue. Last “In Search of Excellence” article (Part 1) we discussed culture as: “The way things are done around […]

InvestorIntel Rare Earths Monthly – May 2017

June 08, 2017
| June 08, 2017 | 5 Comments

Thanks again for the feedback on my new three-pronged series of articles. Together with this Rare Earths Monthly, the articles […]

The Issue of Trust

June 05, 2017
| June 05, 2017

The recent articles in InvestorIntel concerning “Trust as the New Currency” got me thinking about my values. Well to be […]

In Search of Excellence – Introduction (Part 1)

May 30, 2017
| May 30, 2017 | 2 Comments

Welcome to the In Search for Excellence quest. The Search is not necessarily for hot investment opportunities (although they may […]