• Balancing the impact and utility of concrete

    Materials World magazine
    Professor Phil Purnell of the University of Leeds, UK, shares his insight into today’s use of concrete.
  • Adhesion '19 Medal Winners announced

    The Society for Adhesion & Adhesives
    The Society for Adhesion and Adhesives (SAA) announces the recipients of the two medals to be presented at the Adhesion ’19 conference in September.
  • MP&EM Board 2018 Annual Report

    Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy Division
    The Minerals Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Division Board’s annual report for 2018.
  • IOM3 partners with ITN

    The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining is pleased to have partnered with ITN Productions to take part in their Journey of the Drop programme in association with the World Petroleum Council (WPC). Following on from the last episode in 2017, the programme will next look at Leadership and Responsibility and exploring the future of the oil and gas industry.
  • Update to IOM3 Sustainability Policy

    As of 27 November 2018, the Institute in accordance with its Council and approved by Managing Board, has updated its sustainability policy.
  • Iron and Steel Society Newsletter Issue No. 1

    The Iron & Steel Society
    Link to first Iron and Steel Society newsletter and key articles highlighted.
  • FAME 2018

    Materials World magazine
    The recent Flexible and Mobile Mineral Processing conference demonstrated flexible processing solutions for the mining industry. Katherine Williams attended to hear the latest updates on EU minerals technology projects.
  • IOM3 welcomes new President Professor Serena Best CBE FREng CEng FIMMM

    Having now taken on the role as President of IOM3, Serena talks about engaging younger members, key issues facing materials science and engineering and the 150th anniversary.
  • A look back at 2018

    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all of us at the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining. Our offices will close for the Christmas break at 5pm on Friday 21 December and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 2 January 2019.
  • IOM3 National Archive welcomes new collection

    Last year the Institute received an offer from member Bill Coles to incorporate the Firth Brown Tools Ltd Speedicut Reference Library courtesy of Marshalls Carbide Ltd, part of Mincon Group Plc, into the National Materials and Mining Archive at the IOM3 Grantham Centre.