Two long serving members of the Australian mining industry were recognised today at the Excellence in Mining and Exploration conference in Sydney.
Ross Fardon, executive director of Sigma Resources and chairman of Cloncurry Metals, and Vince Gauci, director of Newcrest Mining and Liontown Resources, and chairman of Runge Limited, were presented with the 2009 Resourceful Event’s Legends Award.
The Annual Legends in Mining Awards are designed to recognise the work of individuals who have made a pioneering contribution to the industry.
Fardon’s has been appointed to the boards of several Australian mining companies, as well as consulting internationally to industry and government throughout Australia, the United States, Fiji, and Mexico.
Gauci was recognised for his contribution to the management of several Australian mining companies including CRA, MIM, Denehurst and Pancontinental Mining.