Appointed1 September 2013
AboutSamuel Nkosikhona Ngidi - Senior Project Manager Lift II Underground Mining
Sam Ngidi is a Mining Engineer with more than (20) years of massive mining experience in operations, technical and projects environment. Sam has held numerous management positions within Palabora Copper which includes Lift II Mine Study Manager, Project Manager Shafts & Technical Services as well as Project Execution Manager prior to his current appointment. He is a registered Project Management Professional (PMI), competent person for Mine Reserves, member of the South African Institute for Mining & Metallurgy (SAIMM) including the Association of Mine Managers of South Africa (AMMSA). Sam has a passion in leading teams that are driven by new challenges and continuous improvement. He has a track record of managing successful multi-disciplinary teams and have led teams in operations and projects that brought about change and preserved/improved value through innovative technical solutions.
QualificationsSam holds a BSc Mining Engineering from the University of the Witwatersrand , Mine Managers Certificate of Competency and certificate in Project Management.