Mike Botz is president of Elbow Creek Engineering and a registered professional engineering consultant providing industrial process design and engineering services. Mr. Botz holds a B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from Montana State University and a M.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University. For over twenty years, Mr. Botz has augmented engineering staffs to complete projects ranging in scope from conceptual process evaluations through pilot testing, process design and plant commissioning. Mr. Botz is an experienced chemical process engineer with particular expertise in upfront process development, process modeling, laboratory/pilot testwork and cyanide-related technologies.
In addition to industrial project work, Mr. Botz has provided course instruction to academic, government and industry groups, and has presented research findings at numerous industry professional societies. Mr. Botz is active in the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME), the American Water Works Association (AWWA) and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) through presenting papers and chairing technical sessions. Mr. Botz has authored and co-authored numerous publications in regard to the management and treatment of industrial waters and gases. Mr. Botz was also co-author the books The Cyanide Monograph and the Chemistry and Treatment of Cyanidation Wastes, both published through Mining Journal Books Limited in London.
For his full bio, please see his website at http://www.botz.com/about.html
Mr. Michael M. Botz, PE, MS
Elbow Creek Engineering, Inc.
Billings, Montana, USA
E-mail: [email protected]