Join the Mining 101 workshop to gain a comprehensive but straightforward (no jargon) explanation of what the mining industry is, and how it works.
Mining 101 is aimed at people working in associated sectors (the financial community, lawyers, PR companies, equipment manufacturers, service providers, etc) who would benefit from an overview of mining, and be in a better position as a result to develop more business opportunities. MINING SECTOR OVERVIEW • Gaining an overview of the mining industry • Examining how the industry is structured• Understanding how this knowledge will help you in your roleUNDERSTANDING EXTRACTION METHODS & MINING MACHINERY • Knowing what’s involved in surface mining • Examining the extraction methods of open cut, open pit and underground mines • Reviewing the typical equipment used in above and below ground miningEXAMINING PROCESSING & DELIVERY METHODS OF MINERALS • Understanding modern metallurgical production and processes • Examining the process of treatment of ores in Australia • Reviewing current access to infrastructure and transportation • Understanding storage and deliveryEXAMINING THE GEOLOGY & GEOGRAPHY OF THE MINING INDUSTRY • Understanding the mineral industry’s diverse rock types and structures • Reviewing different mineral groups and metal properties • Previewing typical geological processes • Learning commonly used resource and reserve definitions • Examining where mineral wealth is located around the world
Xstract Mining Consultants are proud to present the Mining 101 workshops. Xstract are a team of people who know the mining, resources and investment world inside and out. They bring the benefits of experience, expertise and in-depth knowledge. The range of specialist services provided by Xstract Mining include: resource and mining project pre-feasibility and final feasibility study reports; environmental impact assessments; regulatory reporting; mineral resource and ore reserve estimation; project risk and assessment; mining engineering, planning, scheduling, mine optimisation and improvement.