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Collaboration crucial in closure success

Collaboration crucial in closure success

The ICMM's Alice Davies says bringing stakeholders together underpins well executed closure

Leadership

18 NOVEMBER 2020
Working ahead of closure

Working ahead of closure

ICMM's Alice Davies believes thinking about closing a mine should start well before mining begins

Leadership

18 NOVEMBER 2020
Miners moving fast and ethically in response to COVID-19: ICMM

Miners moving fast and ethically in response to COVID-19: ICMM

US$315M plus hospital donations among efforts

Covid-19

11 JUNE 2020
ICMM updates principles for responsible mining

ICMM updates principles for responsible mining

An arguably overdue restructure of best-practice guidelines could provide clarity for miners

Leadership

14 FEBRUARY 2020
Sixth investor tailings summit calls for immediate action

Sixth investor tailings summit calls for immediate action

Tools becoming available and standards almost ready to transform TSF practices

Leadership

27 JANUARY 2020
Two-way street of social licence

Two-way street of social licence

The bar for social contracts in mining is set ever higher - and the sector needs to meet it

Sustainability

05 SEPTEMBER 2019
"All the members, including Vale, sit on the tailings working group"

"All the members, including Vale, sit on the tailings working group"

ICMM chief executive Tom Butler talks through the organisation's response to the Feijao disaster

Mining needs a facelift

Mining needs a facelift

It is up to the industry to change the way it is viewed by stakeholders and investors

MJ comment

05 APRIL 2018
Tom Butler: leading by committee

Tom Butler: leading by committee

ICMM CEO on his military skills set, his would-be legacy and mining's greatest challenge

Leadership

29 MARCH 2018
"Other companies and industries are still operating in these precious sites"

"Other companies and industries are still operating in these precious sites"

In a moment seemingly out of character for an industry routinely chastised for its lack of consideration...

Sustainability

06 SEPTEMBER 2016
ICMM to review tailings facilities

ICMM to review tailings facilities

Sustainability body to cast magnifying glass over tailings situation

Production

04 DECEMBER 2015

Miner or manufacturer?

Big mining companies have largely given up on being genuine explorers and miners

Miner's right

10 AUGUST 2015