About Base Met Labs

Base Met Labs strives to achieve the highest quality work in the metallurgical testing business. To achieve that, staff of the highest quality are employed with work efficiency being paramount to success.



Tom Shouldice, P. Eng.

Chief Executive Officer

Tom is a professional metallurgical engineer with over 20 years of experience in mineral processing.
His relevant experience includes plant operations, project management,
engineering and all aspects of metallurgical testing. Tom specializes in flotation and mineralogical interpretation
in relation to metallurgical response.

tom@basemetlabs.com

Brad Angove, P. Eng, MAusIMM(CP)

VP - Operations

Brad has extensive metallurgical testing and project management experience.
He has worked on major projects from around the globe for some
of the largest mining houses. His experience covers areas from comminution through
to flotation and cyanidation.

brad@basemetlabs.com

Helen Coombs, P. Eng, MAusIMM(CP)

VP - Technical Services

Helen graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Engineering (Mineral Processing).
Since then Helen has worked in operating concentrators and project development for Xstrata Copper.
Helen subsequently has worked in the field of metallurgical testing,
both for improvement of existing operations and on greenfield projects.

helen@basemetlabs.com