Awards in the Minerals and Mining Discipline

Awards for Personal Achievement

Futers Gold Medal

For outstanding services to the international minerals industry.

Medal for Excellence

For conspicuous contribution, either during the year or cumulatively over a number of years, to the art, science and practice of the mining industry. The recipient may be an individual or an organisation.

Institute's International Medal

For the member resident outside the UK for the best paper presented at an Institute symposium, or published in a mining journal, or for notable contribution to development of the Institute overseas.

Awards for published work

Billiton Gold Medal

For the best paper published in Transactions C: Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy. Based on recommendations received from the Transactions editorial boards. Medal to lead author and certificate to each author.

Douglas Hay Medal

For the best paper published in Transactions A: Mining Technology. Based on recommendations received from the Transactions editorial boards. Medal to lead author and certificate to each author.

Mann Redmayne Medal

An IOM3 award to a member of IOM3 or AusIMM for the best paper published in the Transactions of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy. The medal and certificate will be presented to the first author with preference to researh students or those in the early part of their industry career. A certificate will be provided to all other authors. The award is supported jointly with AusIMM.

Wardell Armstrong Prize

For the best papers published in Transactions B: Applied Earth Science. Based on recommendations received from the Transactions editorial boards. Crystal bowl to lead author and certificate to each author.