Council 2006-2007

Robert G Siddall, FREng
Councillor representing Minerals & Mining Discipline

I am a Mining Engineer and have spent the majority of my working life in British Coal, culminating in the posts of Director in charge of the South Yorkshire Group of deep mines and finally Director in charge of British Coal Opencast.

I am a Past President of the Midland Institute of Mining Engineers and am a member of the Council.

I am a Past President of the Institution of Mining Engineers and have served on the Council, and the Council of the successor body the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy, for a number of years.

I Chair the Mining Technology Division and am a member of the Nominations Committee.

I am also chairman of Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining Council Dinner Club.

I am a part time consultant Mining Engineer.

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