2011 Australian Mining Prospect Award Winners

 The winners of the 2011 Australian Mining Prospect Awards have been announced.

Following the largest every turnout for the awards, winners across 16 categories were recognised for their innovation, efficiency and the way in which they push the Australian mining industry forward.

The winners are:

  •  Excellence in Environmental Management – MetalloTek for the X3 Particle Technology for Minesite Remediation
  • Innovative Mining Solutions – GroundProbe for their Work Area Monitor
  •  Explorer of the Year – Royal Resources for the Razorback Project
  •  Minerals Processing Plant of the Year – Xstrata Zinc for Xstrata Zinc Processing Operations at Mount Isa Mines
  • Excellence in Mine OH&S – Macmahon Contractors for their Surface Mining Division
  •  Mining’s Female of the Year – Michelle Iles from Energy Resources of Australia
  •  Contract Miner of the Year – ROCK Australia for Mt Gibson Iron – Koolan Island
  •  Young Achiever of the Year – Mark Robert Cosgrove
  •  Mine Manager of the Year – Julie Shuttleworth from Barrick Gold – Granny Smith Mine
  • Employer of Choice – Mastermyne for Myne Start
  •  Contribution to Mining – Kelvin Brown from Reflex Instruments
  •  Hard Rock Mine of the Year – MMG Century for their Century Mine
  •  Community Interaction – Mining Family Matters – Alicia Ranford and Lainie Anderson
  •  Coal Mine of the Year – Xstrata Coal Queensland for their Oaky Creek North Mine
  •  Miner of the Year – Kelvin Brown from Reflex Instruments
  • Mine of the Year – Xstrata Coal Queensland for their Oaky Creek North Mine

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