Registrations now open!

We will be holding our inaugural Mining Engineering Managers Safety Seminar on 3 and 4 December 2019 at Sofitel Darling Harbour, Sydney. This unmissable event will be specifically for Mine Managers, Technical Service Managers and Mining Engineers of underground and open cut collieries, open pits, underground metal mines and large quarries.

Stepping safely into the future focuses on the challenges and solutions facing mine managers in implementing change management and adopting new technology.

The early adoption of remote operating centres, integrated planning, autonomous mining, battery electric vehicles and even artificial intelligence is starting to be implemented in mines throughout New South Wales.

Adoption and implementation of new mining technology promises to offer increased production and efficiency but also presents new challenges and often unforeseen downstream changes.

This seminar will bring together case studies from Mining Engineering Managers who are implementing new technology and the lessons learnt on their journey to date.

For more details see the full agenda.

Individual attendees may be able to claim the content of this seminar to meet their maintenance of competency for their practising certificates.

Join us. Register now.

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Past safety seminar presentations

    • Mechanical Engineering 2019 - Ben Withers
    • Where Glencore Assets Australia stands - Mark Winchester
    • Understanding the hazards at your mine and an enforceable undertaking - Clint Maynard
    • Collision management risk evaluation for mobile equipment - Chris Doran
    • ACARP project to industrialise wall-flow DPF technology for diesel engines used in underground coal mining - Nick Coplin
    • Critical risk and control frameworks - James Ritchie
    • Mechanical failure case studies - Roger Costanzi
    • Where do I stand for fire protection on mobile and transportable equipment and PFAS foam ban? - Kristian Bischoff
    • Risk visibility - identifying the hazards - Mark Fogarty
    • Demolition of a former mine site - Luke Egan and David Wood
    • Elastic springback in plates - Theo Kahl
    • Managing the risk of falls from mobile plant - Carly Clifford
    • What is my level of airborne dust awareness? Where do I stand? - Mark Shepherd
    • Application of high-energy micro-mist technology - Jon Roberts
    • Understanding the cause - Alan Burns and Gerard Chitty
    • Where do I stand? Earthmoving machinery access systems - Osama Ali
    • The culture of hydraulic safety - Kyle Probert
    • Mining Authorisations Unit - Penny Lee
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    • Learning from disasters - John Flint