Prospect Awards 2016 finalists announced

Australian Mining congratulates all finalists for the 2016 Australian Mining Prospect Awards.

Mining companies and individuals from across the country will come together next Friday evening to celebrate their achievements within the industry. With categories ranging from Coal Mine of the Year and Minerals Processing of the Year to Excellence in Environmental Management and Contribution to Mining, the Prospect Awards aim to encourage, recognize, and reward excellence in Australian mining.

The industry’s night of nights is set to take place in Sydney at Darling Island Wharf’s Doltone House, and is an event not to be missed! Tickets are now on sale and table packages are also available. To purchase your tickets click here.

Make sure you don’t miss this chance to celebrate the innovation and success that is thriving in our important industry.

Together with Platinum Sponsor MMD Australia, and sponsors Atlas Copco, SEW-EURODRIVE, BGC Contracting, Metso and McLanahan, Australian Mining looks forward to seeing you all in Sydney on Friday 21 October.

The list finalists include:

MINE OF THE YEAR
Mine of the Year is chosen from finalists for both Hard Rock Mine of the Year and Coal Mine of the Year

COMMUNITY INTERACTION
Downer & Stanwell – Meandu Mine
Glencore: Clermont Coal Mine – Mates in Mining
Glencore: Mt Isa Mines – AQMI Tools
THE resources HUB – Redundancy Rescue
Morris Corporation

CONTRACT MINER OF THE YEAR
BGC – Collaborative Mining
Downer – Meandu Mine
TEAM Group – Anglo American Coal

CONTRIBUTION TO MINING
Todd Fielding
Gina Rinehart
Graeme Tuder

HARD ROCK MINE OF THE YEAR
Evolution Mining – Mt Radon Gold Mine
Sandfire Resources – DeGrussa copper-gold mine
Newmarket Gold – Fosterville Gold Mine
Roy Hill Holdings – Roy Hill Mine

INNOVATIVE MINING SOLUTION
Caterpillar – Command for Dozing
Enerpac – Enerpac Doctor
Flexco – Advanced Cartridge Primary Cleaner
H and B Mining – Streamline Conveyor Transfer Design
Komatsu – INSITE Fleet Management
MTi Group – Blastshield Blast Hole Lining
No Bolt Operations – Tracked Conveyor Platform
Pulse Mining Systems – Operational Mine Analytics Suite
RCT – Independent Guidance Solution
Scott Automation & Robotics – Robofuel

COAL MINE OF THE YEAR
Downer & Stanwell – Meandu Mine
Glencore – Clermont Mine

EXCELLENCE IN ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
Columbus Group – Mine the Best, Leave the Rest
Pronal – Vari-Plug Inflatable Pipe Stoppers
CST Wastewater Solutions – Fixed Activated Sludge Treatment
Columbus Group – Tailing Dam Wall Stabilisation
Roy Hill Holdings – Roy Hill Mine
Sandfire Resources – DeGrussa Solar Project

MINE MANAGER OF THE YEAR
Shane Sutton, Maintenance Manager – Meandu Mine
Neil Hassett, CHPP Manager – Mt Owen Mine

MINERALS PROCESSING OF THE YEAR
Magotteaux – Pulp Chemistry Monitor
Columbus Group – Cyclone Separators
Cut to Size Plastics – Split Plummer Blocks
Columbus Group – Tailings Dam Wall Stability
Chute Technology – Diffused Buffer Bin Loader

EXCELLENCE IN MINE SAFETY, OH&S
TEAM Group – Stacker & Reclaimer Project
Downer Mining – Dozer Lift Cylinder
Absolute Equipment – Safe D Lock Jack
Evolution Mining – Mt Radon Safety Program
Fhoss – Illuminated Hi-vis Clothing
Glencore: Clermont Coal – Mates in Mining
MTi Group – Blastshield Hole Liners
Raise bore Australia – Blood Lead Level Exposure Programs
Downer – Hytorc Sheathing Device

For more information visit www.prospectawards.com.au.

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