Jack Z

Jack Z
Job Title
Associate Vice-President, Strategic Technologies, Mining and Minerals

Jack is the Associate Vice-President of Strategic Technologies in SRC's Mining and Minerals Division. He has over 20 years of extensive industrial, engineering, operation and research experience. His main areas of focus include the processing of rare earth, uranium, potash and phosphate, rare metals, lithium, industrial minerals, as well as tailings/mine water/effluent treatment. At SRC, he has led and supervised numerous mineral processing, metallurgical testing, optimization and R&D projects for global clients. 

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engineer in blue coveralls working in pilot plant
written by Lucinda W and Jack Z
The demand for lithium is projected to increase 73 per cent by 2025. Lithium extraction is often expensive and time consuming, so how can mining companies keep up with this fast-rising demand? Keep reading to learn about new advances in lithium recovery technologies.
An SRC employee oversees the rare earth solvent extraction process
written by Rebecca G and Jack Z
Most of us know that Saskatchewan is the world’s richest and largest uranium jurisdiction. But did you know that Rare Earth Elements (REEs) are often found within uranium deposits, making Saskatchewan...
Row of glass jars filled with rare earths
written by Jack Z
The versatility of rare earths has led to their use in an ever-increasing variety of applications in new technologies. Consequently, demand for rare earths has increased significantly. Everybody wants to extract rare earths because they’re so important, but metallurgical processing is complicated and comes at a high cost.