Delivering high levels of productivity, safety, environmental protection, and predictability whilst reducing labour costs, energy costs and capital intensity is a perennial challenge in the mining industry. In an environment of unpredictable energy costs, depleting ores and grades, water scarcity, complex concentrates and high degrees of public and governmental scrutiny, the bar to bringing new mines, desalinisation plants and energy projects on stream is set much higher. This session will analyse the latest technological advances to assist the industry adhere to its stated aims whilst maximising value for all stakeholders.
, President, Mining & Metals, Senior Vice President
, Managing Director Business Development, Copper & Latin America
, Rio Tinto