Throughout his decades-long career, he has gained considerable expertise in the selection of process equipment and processes, stock control and service support. His employment by OEM, a major equipment supplier, has taken him all over the world, particularly to emerging markets in India, the Middle and Far East and South America.
With the growth of this international market came a pressing need to strengthen local support teams and improve their competence. To that end, he developed and presented training programmes covering all aspects of crushing and screening.
From 2008 to 2014, Alex was a faculty member of Quarry Academy, a joint-venture seminar promoted by Sandvik and Dyno in the USA. The Academy views the quarrying process as a connected value-chain, where optimization can reduce costs and increase profits.