Nominations

Acknowledge achievement

Submitting a nomination for the Australian Mining Prospect Awards is a great way to acknowledge recent success within your company. The Awards recognise the best in mining and minerals processing.

NOMINATING CRITERIA AND INSTRUCTIONS:

  • Nominations must be completed using the online form below. Nominations close at 11.59 on Wednesday 24 August 2022
  • Your nomination must be completed in one sitting; a partially completed form cannot be saved and reopened at a later date.
  • Nominations are unable to be withdrawn once the finalists’ list is published.
  • Nominators agree that by submitting the nomination, they agree to have information within the nomination included in marketing and communications channels. Anything that is confidential and not for publication should be clearly identified.
  • Please have any supporting documentation (i.e. equipment specifications, photographs, marketing materials) ready to upload.
  • All products and/or technologies must be manufactured and/or commercially available in Australia.
  • Companies and sites nominated must operate within Australia.
  • Executives nominated must reside and work in Australia.
  • All nominations must be accompanied by a high resolution image (at least 1MB in size) suitable for print publication.

All finalists are required to have a representative at the Gala evening to accept the award, should they win. To assist with this, all finalists will be provided with a complimentary ticket.

By submitting a nomination, you give Prime Creative Media permission to publish all or part of your nomination in Australian MiningSafe to Work or another suitable publication.

View all Award categories and nomination criteria below.

Indigenous and Community Engagement Award – proudly sponsored by Schenck Process

Recognising collaboration between Aboriginal-owned businesses and/or community organisations and mining and minerals processing companies operating within Australia. The collaboration must have been launched or undertaken within the two (2) year period prior to the nominations’ closing date.

Excellence in IIOT Application – proudly sponsored by ifm

Recognising an outstanding implementation of IIoT that enhances mining and minerals processing operations. The application must be new to market, or significantly change/improve an existing model, within the two (2) year period prior to the nominations’ closing date.

Mine Project Success of the Year – proudly sponsored by Epiroc

Recognising a significant engineering and/or contract mining project that has been undertaken on a mine site. The project must have been undertaken/implemented, within the two (2) year period prior to the nominations’ closing date.

Outstanding Mine Performance – proudly sponsored by SEW Eurodrive

Recognising a rock mine that is performing well and has carried out an innovative project, partnership, initiative or program. The relevant time period for the mine performance, and/or project or program to have been launched or implemented, is within two (2) years of the nominations’ closing date.

Sustainability Project of the Year

Recognising a project that has been implemented to improve sustainability and focuses on decarbonisation and/or reducing waste and/or waste emissions. The project must have been undertaken/implemented, within the two (2) year period prior to the nominations’ closing date.

Excellence in Environmental Management

Recognising a mine, company, or project that has developed or carried out an innovative, environmentally-focused program to protect, preserve and/or rehabilitate the natural environment. The program must have been undertaken/implemented within the two (2) year period prior to the nominations’ closing date.

Excellence in Mine Safety, OH&S – proudly sponsored by Vocus

Recognising 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. The program must have been undertaken/implemented, within the two (2) year period prior to the nominations’ closing date.

Discovery of the Year – proudly sponsored by Bonfiglioli

Celebrating a significant discovery at either a greenfields or brownfields site. The discovery must have been made or recognised as significant for the broader Australian industry within two (2) years of the nominations’ closing date.

Innovative Mining Solution – proudly sponsored by Austmine

Recognising a mine, company, or project that has developed a unique mining solution. The solution must have new to market, or make significant changes or improvements to an existing solution, within the two (2) year period prior to the nominations’ closing date.

Project Lead of the Year – proudly sponsored by Altra Motion

Recognising an individual who has led a project or mine site to a successful outcome. This could be an internal project at a mine, or a project lead by a contract miner or supplier. The project must have been undertaken/implemented, within the two (2) year period prior to the nominations’ closing date.

Safety Advocate of the Year – proudly sponsored by Flexco

Recognising an individual that is committed to ensuring safety – either for an individual site or company, or for the mining industry as a whole. Individual must have been involved in a safety function or be clearly advocating for safety for 12 months or longer prior to the nominations’ closing date.

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