• Support for members

    The Institute is aware that the foreseeable future will be difficult for a number of its members and is here to help those who find themselves in this unfortunate situation. The Institute has a career break rate for its membership fees of £41, while individuals who have been in continuous membership for two years or more may seek support from the Members' Benevolent Trust to pay their membership fees. This is a benefit of your membership, which over the years you have contributed too through your paid membership fees.
  • Santander mine. Credit: Trevali

    Operations remain suspended at Santander mine

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    Trevali Mining has issued a statement that a total of 82 workers have tested positive for Covid-19 at its Santander mine in Peru.
  • A previous landslide at Hpakant jade mine. Credit: Myanmar Ministry of Information

    Myanmar jade mine landslide kills 160

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    Latest reports indicate over 160 people have been killed after a landslide at a jade mine in Myanmar.
  • Ventilator consortium ends

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    VentilatorChallengeUK is ending after making more than 13,000 devices.
  • Fatigue and structural integrity to be the focus of Innovation Centre

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    Coventry University, UK, and TWI Ltd are setting up the Fatigue and Structural Integrity Innovation Centre. It is intended to become an internationally leading centre of excellence in the fields of fatigue and structural integrity.
  • Celsa Steel support package agreed

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    The UK government has provided an emergency loan to Celsa Steel (UK) Ltd, Cardiff, to allow the company to continue trading.
  • The impact of COVID-19 on materials, minerals and mining communities

    The escalation of COVID-19 during 2020 has posed great challenges for individuals as well as organisations and has also led, in some cases, to new opportunities to rethink the way of working. This report considers the impact of the pandemic on several industries and examines what may lie ahead.
  • IOM3 digital transformation and rebranding update

    The first phase of the IOM3 digital transformation project was launched at the end of January, consisting of a fully functioning membership management system and new Member Portal that allows members to update their details, select their technical and communications preferences, pay subscription fees, download invoices for past payments and access all our online Member Benefits, as well as providing online joining for new members
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    Navigational assessment for Shetland Space Centre

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    The Shetland Space Centre (SSC) plans to build a launch site and ground tracking station on Unst, Shetland Islands, UK, assessments aree ongoing.
  • Tallest timber tower closer

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    The world’s tallest hybrid timber building planned for Sydney, Australia, is closer to reality with the appointment of structural engineering firm Eckersley O’Callaghan.