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.

63 InvestorIntel Articles By Steve Mackowski


InvestorIntel Rare Earths Monthly – August 2017

September 07, 2017
| September 07, 2017 | 7 Comments

And August 2017 has not let us down. Prices ticking along nicely; control of illegal production news coming out of […]

In Search of Excellence – Introduction – Part 4

September 01, 2017
| September 01, 2017 | 1 Comment

It’s now Part 4 and the final article on the introduction to “In Search of Excellence”. I have tried to […]

InvestorIntel Rare Earths Monthly – July 2017

August 02, 2017
| August 02, 2017 | 6 Comments

And let the Games begin! July 2017 maybe, just maybe, the first clear sign that the rare earths turnaround has […]

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 | 11 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 | 2 Comments

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