Ken Kuchling, B.Eng., M.Eng., P.Eng.

  • An established Canadian professional mining engineer with over 35 years of experience in mining operations and the consulting industry.
  • Involved in scoping studies, feasibility studies, mine design, equipment selection, costing, geotechnical engineering, tailings design, and permitting.
  • Based in Toronto, Canada and service clients globally.




  • Strategize projects
  • Directional planning
  • "What-if" studies
  • Due diligence
  • Study management



  • Project management
  • Mine engineering
  • Independent reviews
  • 43-101 report writing
  • Costing studies



  • Due diligence reviews
  • Technical audits
  • Progress audits
  • Cost reviews
  • Risk analysis

The Bottom Line Mining Blog

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