José Cardoso Guedes




BSc degree in Geotechnical Engineering from ISEP in 1980 and degree in Mining Engineering from FEUP in 1983. Until 2018 was CEO of SOLUSEL and Managing Director of ADIFER, companies of the French EIFFAGE group. Also held positions in the following companies/organizations: APDL, ENU, SEOP, CEVALOR, NORSCUT, NORINTER, and CT 154-Technical Committee of Aggregates. Currently is an invited Assistant Professor in the mining department of FEUP, advisory member of the Portuguese Engineering Association, member of SPG and member of AP3E. He co-supervised several MSc theses at FEUP, on issues related to mining exploitation. Presently is developing his PhD in mining engineering and geo-resources at FEUP, subjected to the theme "Madalena Quarry - Mutant Object of the Extractive Industry".