Tag: Brazil

Mining & Resources

Close-Up: Kleber Silva

Kleber Silva is the Head of Iron Ore Mining at Arcelor Mittal Global. Previously, he was the general manager of mining operations in Brazil. Prior to joining the group in 2006, he held the same position at the Brazilian mining company CVRD. From 1997 to 1999 Mr Silva was mine planning and operations specialist at Québec Cartier…

24 Oct 2013, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

Heavy haul rail in Brazil: What’s happened in the last 12 months

Spotlight: Vicente Abate, President, ABIFER Given his technical expertise and corporate experience, we are delighted to have Vicente Abate, President of the Brazilian Association of Railway Industry (Abifer), return to deliver a presentation at this year’s Heavy Haul Rail South America conference in São Paulo, Brazil on 17 October 2013. Vicente graduated as a metallurgical…

6 Sep 2013, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

Close-up: Ivelise Longhi, President, METRO-DF

We’re honoured to have Ivelise Longhi, President, METRO-DF deliver a presentation on Brasília’s Metro expansion at the inaugural Urban Rail Brazil conference in São Paulo, Brazil on the 17 October 2013. From a background in architecture and Federal Government, Ivelise Longhi has a distinguished career and commitment to advancing urban planning. Ivelise Maria Longhi Pereira da…

5 Sep 2013, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

Railways evolution in Brazil: Development of the Radio Frequency Spectrum

Many of us have experienced the frustration of not being able to place a mobile phone call in a crowded airport and some of us have had the experience of, when we turn for highways, perceiving the superposition of  radio station signals from one city to another. One reason why this happens is because there…

13 Aug 2013, by Test1 Test1

Mining & Resources

Close-up: Paulo Castellari

Paulo Castellari is the Chief Executive of Iron Ore Brazil at Anglo American.  Paulo joined the company’s Iron Ore Brazil business as Commercial Director in May 2011. He has been appointed to Chief Executive position in January 2012. Paulo has previously been the chief executive of Anglo American’s Phosphates and Niobium businesses in Brazil.  He…

25 Jul 2013, by Test1 Test1