Jaymes Dircks , EPC Director
Mr. Dircks is responsible for leading the EPC activities for the Company’s Yenipazar Project in central Turkey.
Mr. Dircks brings 26 years of experience in varying roles of successful EPC delivery for heavy industry minerals projects worldwide that finished on budget and schedule. Since 2006, Mr. Dircks has managed Construction to Commissioning in Turkey and Central Asia. Most recently Mr. Dircks served as Construction Manager – Sulphide Area for the Aktogay Copper Project in Kazakhstan. Leading the Owner’s Team during the construction phase, Jaymes was responsible for developing the execution and contract strategy, issuing RFP as well as bid evaluations, contractor selection, overall construction execution management, and establishing all onsite quality and safety compliance requirements.
From September 2013 to May 2014, Mr. Dircks served as Project Manager for Promer Engineering (“Promer”) in Turkey, which was lead Engineer for the Company’s Yenipazar Optimization Study that was announced in April 2014.