Last Wednesday saw a gathering of key players in the mining industry as the peak industry body SACOME (South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy) held its 2018 Together Annual Gala & Awards night at the Hilton Hotel, Adelaide. JLB was in attendance and the night saw the launch of the Recognition of SA's Resources Sector Awards. These awards provide SACOME member companies with a platform to publicly recognise an individual or team whose contribution was pivotal to the their firm’s success during 2017.
is the peak industry body representing companies with interests in the South Australian minerals, energy, extractive, and oil & gas sectors. Member companies even include those organisations that provide goods and services to mining companies. The aim of SACOME is to promote the industry as well as stimulate collaboration and work sustainability.
The night saw 5 high profile guest speakers sharing industry knowledge about current and upcoming projects in South Australia as well as exciting global impacts and prospects for resources moving forwards. These included:
• Jacqui McGill, Asset President - Olympic Dam, BHP;
• Matt Kay, Chief Executive Officer, Beach Energy;
• Tom O'Leary, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Iluka Resources;
• Yong Gang Shan, Managing Director, CU River Mining Australia
• Sanjeev Gupta, Executive Chairman, GFG Alliance
Minerals are one of South Australia's largest export group with oil & gas now spanning a 50 year history in South Australia. This sector contributes significantly to the State's economy and sustainability of jobs. SACOME has worked in conjunction with SA's resources industry for almost forty years, supporting its growth in a sustainable manner alongside SA's other industries.
JLB supports the resources and mining sector as it is a vital part of our economy and future. The mining and resource sector demands high quality in everything that its industry participants do. Quality, Safety and good Environmental Management are all part of successful and compliant mining practices. By having a robust integrated management system that controls these elements, a mining firm can achieve more in their output and productivity.
For Quality Management, Safety and other Systems that will take your resources and mining company to the next level, there is no better option than JLB
who, this year, celebrates 30 years of success and leadership in providing effective quality management and business consultation.