Mining, extraction & exploration resources

A gateway to content and resources on exploration and extraction of materials and minerals

Humans have been mining and extracting minerals for millennia. Without mining there would be no computers, x-rays, or photovoltaic cells.

This Topic Gateway brings in resources related to the responsible supply of raw materials. 

 

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CEng in a Day - Standard & Individual Route

Mentoring workshop to support IOM3 members with the requisite experience to achieve Chartered Engineer registration

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CEng via the Technical Report Route

Mentoring workshop to support IOM3 members with the requisite experience to achieve Chartered Engineer registration

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Information services

Are you looking for information or advice on materials? Our Information Services team can help you find relevant articles and literature from our extensive library collections and provide signposting to sources of advice.  

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IOM3 awards

Awards in mining, extraction & exploration 

Nominations for the 2022 IOM3 Awards & Prizes will open in October 2021

IOM3 recognises achievements and contributions to the profession through a range of annual Awards, Medals and Prizes. The awards cover a range of subject areas, career stages and types of contribution. The awards listed below are broadly within the field of mining, extraction & exploration.

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Latest job vacancies

Chair of Trustees – IOM3 Pension Scheme

  • Closing date: 31 Jul 2021

The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining is seeking to appoint a new Chair of Pension Trustees for its defined benefit pension scheme.

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IOM3 communities active in mining, extraction & exploration 

Mining Technology Division

Energy Transition Group