New Fellows

Fellows' Lounge
The following people have been made Fellows of the Institute in the last few months.

Discounted courses for Institute members

The Institute has reached an agreement with course provider Argyll-Ruane whereby individual and company members of IOM3 can receive discounted rates on courses.

Petroleum & Drilling Engineering Division 2011 Member Survey

Energy Transition Group
The P&DE Division carried out its second membership survey in September 2011. A report has been produced summarising the results.

The Mining Institute of Scotland Newsletter - December 2011

Energy Transition Group
The December issue of The MIS newsletter, which includes an update on the activities of the Petroleum & Drilling Engineering Division.

Greater regulation for scrap metal industry

Laws on the sale of scrap metal in the UK are likely to be changed in order to combat metal theft. Sellers could be made to provide dealers with proof of identity and there may even be a ban on cash payments.