Experienced Project Management Consultants

Helping Our Clients Manage Complex Resource Lifecycle Processes

About Us

Our Mission


After 25 years in the industry, we have decided to share our passion and experience by helping others achieve their resource goals. 

Talk to us today about how we can support your growth, minimise your costs, and put you on a solid track to success and profit.

Why Us?


We provide comprehensive consulting services supported by robust project controls to successfully deliver projects on-time and on-budget. 

Our ramp up process is designed to provide teams with the tools they need to meet regulatory, commercial and engineering requirements. 

Our Team


Our staff have strong technical skills in engineering and environmental management that allow us to work with clients to develop solutions that address their unique requirements.

Our Services

Strategic Planning


Study Management


Regulatory Approvals


Operational Readiness


Environmental Management


Mine Closure


Contact Us

Project Pipeline Solutions

320 Adelaide Street, Brisbane City Queensland 4000, Australia

+61 427 005 636

Mick Lovely


Mick has a career in the international energy and resources industry, with over 25 years in management roles in operations and project development with Tier 1 mining companies, in coal, iron ore, copper and industrial minerals. He has broad leadership experience and skilled in strategic planning, feasibility studies, value chain improvement, negotiating, and project management. He has undergraduate degrees in Civil Engineering and Natural Resources and post-graduate degrees in Hydrology and Hydrogeology and a Masters in International Law.

Mick has spent his last 10 years managing complex capital portfolios exceeding USD10B, and delivering complex mining and logistics projects in Australia, Africa and South America. Mick has core competencies in project development, operational reviews and complex enabling infrastructure development. Mick has led large teams of over 100 professionals, and understands the need to coordinate internal and external stakeholders.

Mick is a innovative thinker with a consultative style, and passionate approach to driving results and maximising value. He is a Professional Engineer, and trained in PMBOK and PRINCE2 project management methodologies. Prior to BlackPoint Consulting Mick held senior management positions at BHP and Rio Tinto for almost 20 years.

Specialties: Project Management (Development and Delivery), Program and Portfolio Management, Strategic Planning and Analysis, External Approvals (all levels of Government), Business Process Review and Innovation, Complex Financial Analysis, Business System Implementation, Change Management, Facilitation and Negotiations, Risk Management, including controls and mitigation.