AusIMM bouquets for professional excellence in the resource sector

THE Australasian Institute for Minerals and Metallurgy’s annual awards ceremony in Adelaide has recognised the contribution of key individuals to professional excellence in the resource sector.

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The 2018 AusIMM awards

According to AusIMM president Colin Moorhead, the awards helped promote and raise the overall standard of professional practice and sent a clear message to communities that AusIMM was committed to the highest standards.

Moorhead said the standard of excellence recognised in the awards ceremony was a clear indication of the capability of professionals in the sector.

This year AusIMM's most prestigious award, the Institute Medal, was awarded to Jim Askew for his significant contribution to the global minerals industry.

Askew has more than 45 years of international mining and business experience, having led many mining and mining services companies in that time, including Golden Shamrock Mines, Rayrock, Yamana Gold, Golden Star Mines, Sino Gold, OceanaGold and Ev...