Bill HancockBill Hancock

Bill Hancock is an internationally recognized expert in mineral processing technologies, technical marketing management and water treatment. Hancock received his B.S. degree in Mineral Engineering from the University of Minnesota and his MBA from Northern Michigan University. During his career he has held executive, senior technical and account management positions at large- and medium-sized operating mining and sales companies as well as a university business department adjunct position. He is a registered Professional Engineer (PE), Registered Member (RM-SME) and Qualified Professional (QP-MMSA).


Hancock has published and presented papers covering mineral processing, water treatment and finance topics as well as holding patents in flocculation and flotation applications. As an industry leader, Bill has held many top leadership positions in the Society of Mining Engineers (SME) and has been recognized with Distinguished Member, Mill Man of Distinction and Presidential Citation Awards. He has also been elected Fellow for the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) and is also member of the Canadian Institute of Mining (CIM) and the Mining and Metallurgical Society of America (MMSA) professional societies.


Hancock founded and owns Zeroday Enterprises which supplies chemical mix-feed systems, LTM conductive slurry level monitoring probes, peristaltic hose and tube pumps, mixers and flocculant and coagulant chemicals. He also founded Argo Consulting—a technical and technical marketing consulting practice focused on providing mineral processing, water treatment and technical marketing consulting services to the mining industry.


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