2019 FINALISTS

Australian Mining is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2019 Prospect Awards!

COMMUNITY INTERACTION
An award for a miner, business, or individual that best supports mining and the local or wider community.

Girls Rocking Resources – Bis
Gundi Program, Corrective Services Industries - Thiess
Waanyi-Downer Joint Venture – New Century Resources
Hoses24
CONTRACT MINER OF THE YEAR
An award recognising excellence in contract mining, engineering, projects, and services over the last 12 months.

International Mill Relines
Mitchell Services Limited
Monadelphous
CONTRIBUTION TO MINING
An award recognising those have gone above and beyond in the last two years.

Jason McCallum – General Manager, Yancoal
John Emerson – Board Member, MinEx CRC
HARD ROCK MINE OF THE YEAR
Recognition for a hard rock mine that is performing well or has carried out an innovative project or program.

Century Mine – New Century Resources
Gruyere Gold Mine - Gold Fields and Gold Road
COAL MINE OF THE YEAR
Recognition for a coal mine that is performing well or has carried out an innovative project or program.

Ensham Underground Coal Mine – Idemitsu Australia Resources
Grosvenor Underground Longwall Coal Mine – Anglo American
Mangoola CHPP – Glencore
EXCELLENCE IN ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
Recognition for a mine, company, or project that has developed or carried out an innovative, environmentally focused program.

Ardmore Phosphate Rock Project – CDE Meta
Cape Lambert Turtle Management Program – Rio Tinto
'Going for Gold' gold recovery program – CSIRO, Nu-Fortune Gold and Clean Mining
Linked Energy EcoSkid - Linked Group Services
Secondary ventilation system for underground mines – Minetek
EXCELLENCE IN MINE SAFETY, OH&S
Recognition for a mine, company, or project that has developed or carried out a program that increased safety, removes risk, or cuts worker issues on a project or mine.

Drug Alert – Frostbland
InControl – INX Software Pty Ltd
LA-40 – Nivek Industries
Mangoola CHPP – Glencore
Non-line of sight remote control dozers - Wolff Mining
O3M 3D Smart Sensor – ifm
SAFTERNCH - Trenchless
MINERALS PROCESSING OF THE YEAR
Recognition for a mine, company, or project that has developed or carried out an innovative or unique minerals processing program that increased efficiency, productivity, or safety.

Iron Bridge project – Weir Minerals
Ormeau quarry - Boral and Metso
Surge Loader – MMD
INNOVATIVE MINING SOLUTION
Recognition for a mine, company, or project that has developed a unique mining solution that has increased efficiency, productivity, or safety.

1.7t Autonomous Excavator – Universal Field Robots
CSGME pump controller – CSG Mining Equipment
Downhole Navigation solution – IMDEX
Explorer Challenge – OZ Minerals and Unearthed
GEAR – Polymathian
Greenfields Mill – FMR Investments and Metso
Non-line of sight remote control dozers – Wolff Mining
Rexx – Bis
XECUTE – MineWare
MINE MANAGER OF THE YEAR
Recognition for an outstanding mine manager.

Andrew Wilson – General Manager Argyle Mine, Rio Tinto
Paul Cuthbert – General Manager Mine Olympic Dam, BHP
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Recognition for a leader who has made a significant contribution to the Australian mining industry and community over the course of their lifetime.

This special category is announced at the Awards ceremony.
AUSTRALIAN MINE OF THE YEAR
Recognition for an Australian mine that is performing well or has carried out an innovative project or program.

Australian Mine of the Year is chosen from Hard Rock Mine of the Year and Coal Mine of the Year finalists.

   

Terms & Conditions:

Entry is free for the 2019 Prospect Awards.

Nominations must be submitted online, by Friday 9 August.

By submitting a nomination, you consent to the information within your nomination being published in relevant Award documentation and publications, as well as Australian Mining and Safe to Work.