Lesley McGilp

Lesley McGilp is the Manager of the Pipe Flow Technology Centre TM , in the Mining and Minerals Division at the Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC). She has previously served as a Staff Engineer at Rock Energy and a Senior Engineering Advisor at Northrock Resources. In addition to corporate management and leadership, she has 10 years of experience in upstream oil and gas, focused on reservoir engineering, reserve management, exploration and development and acquisitions and divestitures.

Dr. Ryan Spelay

Dr. Ryan Spelay is a Senior Research Engineer at SRC and has been involved in slurry research for over 12 years. Ryan conducted his graduate studies research at SRC’s Pipe Flow Technology Centre™, and after completing his Ph.D., he took on a research engineering role with SRC. Ryan specializes in modelling slurry pipeline flows, as well as planning, designing, managing and conducting slurry pipe flow experiments. He is one of the instructors of the SRC-Paterson & Cooke Slurry Pipeline Systems Course.