Thank you to everyone who made the 11th AusIMM Mill Operators' Conference a great success

On behalf of the Organising Committee of the 11th AusIMM Mill Operatorsí Conference 2012 Conference we thank you for your attendance and participation at the event. We have received very positive feedback and would like to take this opportunity to thank our sponsors, exhibitors, authors, presenters and reviewers for ensuring the standard of the event delivered was to the highest degree.

The conference attracted over 420 participants with international representation from countries including; Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Finland, France, Germany, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, New Zealand, Norway, Papua New Guinea, South Africa, Spain, Turkey , United Kingdom and the United States of America.

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Conference workshops

We would like to extend thanks to our workshop providers Fenix Hydromet Australasia Pty Ltd, JKTech Pty Ltd, Salamander Consulting and Gekko Systems for contributing to the excellent technical provided during their one day workshops.


Conference Tours

We would like to extend our gratitude to Unity Mining (Henty Goldmine), MMG Rosebery, Copper Mines of Tasmania (Mt Lyell) and Nyrstar who provided delegates with very insightful tours of their sites following the conference.

Organising Committee

Conference Chair
Peter Hills, Principal Mining Geotechnical Engineer, pitt&sherry

Conference Committee
Rod Elvish, Biernacki & Elvish Enterprises Pty Ltd
John Canterford, Process Technologies Australia
Richard Holder, pitt&sherry
Roger Jackman, Worley Parsons Southern Operations
Graham Long, MMG
John Pizimolas, ALS Global

Event Management: The AusIMM

Alison McKenzie, Senior Manager, Events
Belinda Martin, Manager, Events Operations
Claire Lockyer, Publications Assistant



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