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Photo gallery: AusIMM Awards Dinner 2017
The AusIMM Awards Dinner took place on Saturday 8 April in Newcastle, NSW. The AusIMM Awards have been recognising contributions to the Institute and professional excellence in the minerals industry for more than 80 years. First awarded in 1935, AusIMM Awards celebrate outstanding contributions to best practice professionalism in the minerals industry. The awards help to promote and raise the overall standard of professional practice, and send a clear message to our communities that Read More
Photo gallery: AusIMM Congress 2017
AusIMM Congress 2017 was held from 7-8 April in Newcastle, New South Wales. The annual Congress is an opportunity for the Institute's leaders to work together, sharing information, experiences, opportunities and concerns with each other and with the AusIMM Board and CEO on strategic and other matters. As part of Congress, presentations to the recipients of the 2017 AusIMM Awards and scholarships took place at the AusIMM Awards Dinner on 8 April. View photos from the AusIMM Awards Read More
April 2017
The AusIMM Awards 2017
The AusIMM awards have been recognising contributions to the Institute and professional excellence in the minerals industry for more than 80 years. First awarded in 1935, AusIMM awards celebrate outstanding contributions to best practice professionalism in the minerals industry. The awards help to promote and raise the overall standard of professional practice, and send a clear message to our communities that we are committed to the highest professional standards. All AusIMM members Read More
New ICMM guidelines help mining companies consistently report on water management
In March 2017 the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) released 'A practical guide to consistent water reporting', which can be downloaded here (PDF). The document links corporate reporting of water metrics in frameworks such as GRI (Global Reporting Initiative) with industry specific aspects of mine site water management. The guide was produced to help mining companies prepare consistent and comparable water reports, and includes standard metrics and minimum disclosure Read More
Finalists announced for the 2017 Women in Resources Awards
The Tasmanian Minerals and Energy Council (TMEC), in conjunction with the AusIMM Women in Mining Network Tasmania (WIMnet Tasmania), is pleased to announce finalists for the 2017 Tasmanian Women in Resources Awards. The 2017 finalists represent a broad range of roles from within the Tasmania resources sector across five categories. TMEC chief executive officer Wayne Bould said the Women in Resources Awards, now in its fourth year, is an important event on the Tasmanian resources Read More
Official launch of Exploring Earth and Environmental Science textbook
Invited guests of Earth Science Western Australia (ESWA) descended upon Canning Vale College on 23 March to celebrate the official launch of edition two of Exploring Earth and Environmental Science. ESWA Board members, supporters and volunteers, earth and environmental science (EES) teachers and students took this opportunity to celebrate an important milestone in EES education. Peter Rudrum, Principal of Canning Vale College, enthusiastically welcomed all guests and spoke about the Read More