Mr. Robin Johnson

Curriculum Vitae

QUALIFICATIONS: B.Sc. Hon. (Chemistry), St Andrews
C.Chem MRSC.
AFFILIATIONS: RSC, APPITA, TAPPI, PITA, AWWA, WRFA
AREAS OF
EXPERTISE:
  • Recycling and treatment of secondary fibres particularly deinking.
  • Effluent surveys and treatment (liquids).
  • Process engineering:- design, development, commissioning.
  • Chemical pulping and bleaching of non-wood fibres.
  • Alkaline and sulphite pulping of non-wood fibres.
  • Bleaching and brightening of wood and non-wood fibres.
  • Supervision of professional staff.
  • Operator training.
EMAIL: robinjohnson@coveyconsulting.com.au

POSITIONS HELD:

1995 – Present Covey Consulting Consultant Process Chemist
1994 – 1995 Robin Johnson & Associates Principal
1968 – 1994 Australian Paper – Shoalhaven Mill 1994 – Deputy Manager Environmental & Technical Services
1983 – Senior Pulp Mill Chemist
1980 – Papermaker No.3 P/M
1978 – No.2 Mill Chemist
1975 – No. 1 Mill Chemist
1973 – Section Head Process Development
1968 – Senior Project Leader Paper Development M
1962 – 1968 Wiggins Teape – Stonewood Mill, UK Project Leader Coating, Paper and Process Development

EXPERIENCE:

Covey Consulting

  • Australian Paper- Fairfield – Recycle Plant
  • Trade Paper Services
  • Voith Sulzer
  • Australian Paper
  • Westox
  • Confidential client
  • Australian Newsprint Mills – Albury

Robin Johnson & Associates

  • I.C.I. Australia – Pulp and Paper Group
  • Jaakko Poyry Australia
  • Isarog Pulp & Paper Co
  • GD Research
  • Australian Paper – Shoalhaven Mill
  • Wiggins Teape – Stonewood Mill, UK

PUBLICATIONS:

  • Numerous papers at Appita Conferences.