The finalists for the NSW Mining Industry and Supplier Awards were announced 10 May 2019, recognising excellence within our world-class mining industry and mining supply chain in NSW.
“Our Industry and Suppliers’ Awards acknowledge key contributors to the important role of mining in NSW. Our state mining industry provides jobs for tens of thousands of families and injects valuable economic activity and spending into mining communities right across NSW,” NSW Minerals Council CEO Stephen Galilee said.
“The contributions made by our Award finalists are critical to the ongoing pursuit of excellence in our industry and showcase some of the best our state mining sector has to offer,” Mr Galilee said.
The finalists for 2019 NSW Mining Industry and Supplier Awards are:
Mining Operation of the Year
- Peabody’s Wambo Coal Mine
- Evolution Mining’s Cowal Gold Operations
- South32’s Illawarra Metallurgical Coal
- Hitachi Construction Machinery, Gunnedah & Muswellbrook
- Orica, Koorang
- Nautitech Mining Systems, Castle Hill
- Nicholas Sainty, Peabody’s Wambo Coal Mine
- David Salim, Hetherington Exploration & Mining Title Services
- Calum Baxter-Walters, BHP’s Mt. Arthur Coal Mine
Outstanding Contribution to Mining
The Outstanding Contribution to Mining Award will be presented to an individual who has made a positive contribution to mining by demonstrating outstanding leadership, innovation and performance.
IMAGE | Industry and Suppliers Award Winners in 2018
The NSW Minerals Council is the leading industry association representing the state's minerals industry, providing a united voice for their members.
They support the development of a strong and diverse state economy and an effective regulatory framework in which the industry can operate profitably and make a meaningful contribution to the state and the people of NSW.