BRS aims to work with the best available people in specific areas.  In certain areas these are other small consulting business or single consultants.  Currently BRS have working arrangement with 22 Associates.  Nothing in these arrangements restricts either party, it is more the formalisation of the desire to work together for the common good.   The following companies are part of the BRS Associate network.


AkamaiAkamai is a leading independent strategy, advisory and investment firm established to deliver high impact service. Founded on an entrepreneurial culture of high energy, effective decision making and execution excellence our business model combines consulting skills and entrepreneurial innovation with real world expertise.


BusinXBusinX is an owner-operated consultancy, run by Karen Caddy. Through Karen’s expertise, BusinX can provide specialist skills in Strategy Deployment, Planning and Budgeting, Change Management, Business Analysis and Business Improvement… plus hands-on experience deploying an excellence program. In association with other consultancies, BusinX can give you access to specialized decision-support tools like Process Modelling, Value Planning and Scenario Planning.


Met_DynMet Dynamics are a leading provider of simulation and technology services to the global minerals industry. Scott Munro, Director, is widely acknowledged as a leader in process simulation and has worked closely with Ted Bearman (BRS) for many years. Met Dynamics apply innovative simulation tools to understand the cause and effects of variability in mineral processing operations. They use the same tools to develop strategies to overcome existing constraints and add value to clients’ entire mining value chains.


PalmincoPalminco is operated by Peter Pluis and offers access to Pete’s extensive experience in many aspects of the front end of mineral processing plants. Throughout his career Pete has been involved in the practicalities of crushing, screening and materials handling systems design, construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance. He now brings that 35 years of experience to bear in providing consulting services to maximise return to the client in relation to their crushing, screening and materials handling system design and performance.


Peck_TechPeck Tech Consulting Ltd. is the leading industry resource to rapidly assist getting customers up to speed on the latest trends and developments in mobile equipment and associated technologies. Using a solid knowledge base built on actual hands-on experience with advanced technology development projects as well as product deployments in open pit mines, Peck Tech experts apply a total systems approach across the entire mining value chain. The goal is to assist customers to define the most viable and complete technology solution and strategy that delivers tangible and measurable outcomes related to higher overall health and safety as well as enhanced performance and productivity.


Strat_MinesStrategic Mines is a team of experienced resource professionals. We work with senior management and the various technical, planning and operating teams to optimise the value of our client’s operations. We bring decades of high-level operational, managerial and engineering experience to the table, and a fresh perspective and approach to solve the real issues and maximise the value of your resource.