2016 AusIMM Award Winners
Distinguished recipients of AusIMM Awards
A distinguished list of contributors to the AusIMM and the minerals industry have been recognised in the 2016 AusIMM Awards.
Recipients include Charles Sartain, Denby Ward, AusIMM Past President Greg Chalmers and Ray Tolhurst. These and other distinguished professionals have made significant contributions to their Branches, the Institute and the industry.
The awards were presented at the AusIMM Annual Awards Dinner on Saturday 18 June 2016 in Melbourne, Victoria.
View the photographs from the dinner here.
Recipients of AusIMM Awards for 2016:
The Institute Medal
Charles Sartain FAusIMM
Denby Ward FAusIMM
Greg Chalmers HonFAusIMM(CP)
Beryl Jacka Award
Ray Tolhurst MAusIMM
Helgi Stedman MAusIMM
David Wiseman MAusIMM
Professional Excellence - Jim Torlach Health and Safety Award
New Professional Award
Jacinta Riedel GAusIMM
G B O’Malley Award
Ryan Lee GAusIMM
Best Paper Prize
"Life of Asset Planning Uncertainty and Value Optimisation of the Iron Ore Business from Exploration to Market to Closure" - McClusky, J MAusIMM and Barros, N MAusIMM (published in the proceedings of the Ore body Modelling and Strategic Mine Planning Conference 2014.)
Institute or Minerals Sector Service
Mark Chalmers FAusIMM
Christopher Sykes MAusIMM(CP)
Terence Fisher FAusIMM(CP)
Sir Willis Connolly Memorial Medal
Dr Tim Napier-Munn FAusIMM(CP)