Rodney is an experienced contract miner, supervisor and project manager with over 30 years of solid, hands-on diversified project experience working at underground mining operations throughout Canada, USA and overseas. Knowledgeable in grouting techniques and applications, he has a strong background working on rock grouting, soil stabilization and water cut-off for mining and heavy civil projects.
Rodney also provides technical guidance and training to contractor personnel on proper application and best practices in consolidation grouting and water control applications at mine sites.
He is a skilled grouting supervisor committed to maintaining high safety standards and satisfying our customer’s requirements.
2015 to date
Multiurethanes Ltd. - Mississauga, ON
Contract mine supervisor and project manager working on numerous underground mining projects - Ontario and Saskachetwan
Self-employed grouting contractor working on various civil and mine construction projects - Ontario and Saskachetwan
Development miner including shaft sinking and raise mining - Canada and USA
Rodney McKay - Technical Specialist
Diversified hands-on expertise in cement grouting solutions for the control of water inflows, leak sealing, and concrete restoration
Advanced knowledge of grout material selection, including grout formulations and the use of additives
Training and supervision of contractor personnel for concrete repair and water control applications at underground mines
Compliant with Norcat training standards and mine-specific safety procedures
Control of water inflows and rock grouting applications for underground mines and heavy civil construction projects
Control of water inflows through leaking concrete structures, construction joints, expansion joints and rock fissures
Hands on technical experience with cement and chemical grouting operations
H&S Awareness – Supervisor
Basic Underground Hard Rock Miner Service Types
Confined Space Awareness
VALE ZES001 - Core Module
Standard First Aid
Aerial Lift Training
Working at Heights