Resources

Mining with principles at Codelco's El Teniente copper mine in Chile

In the world’s largest copper underground mine Codelco is trialling an electric pick-up truck as part of its ambition to have all its underground operations running with electric equipment by 2030.

Case study

Framing Mining’s Future of Work and Community Resilience

Discussions on the future of work often centre on technology but this is not the real skills gap. Instead, it's the gaps in the cognitive skillsets required for distinctly human intelligence.

Research & briefings

Partnering for our Common Future: Optimising Mining’s Partnering Capability to Contribute to Community Resilience and Thriving Societies

This guide aims to support mining companies in strengthening their capability for partnering thereby contributing to communities while creating business value.

Guidance & toolkits

Social Progress in Mining-Dependent Countries: Analysing the Role of Resource Governance in Delivering the UN Sustainable Development Goals

ICMM research finds that governance is key to determining socio-economic progress in mining-dependent countries.

Research & briefings

Health and Safety Performance Indicators: Guidance

Lays out the recommended definitions and reporting boundaries for lagging health and safety used in ICMM’s safety performance reports.

Guidance & toolkits

Safety Performance: Benchmarking progress of ICMM company members in 2020

ICMM is committed to strengthening health and safety performance to reduce operational fatalities to zero. As part of this commitment ICMM produces an annual safety data report.

Research & briefings

Innovative restoration techniques to address impacts on biodiversity and ecosystems

ICMM member Orano has been responsible for remediation at all French former uranium mining operations, including restoring vegetation and areas rich biodiversity.

Case study

Tailings Management: Good Practice Guide

This guidance supports the safe and responsible management of tailings with the ultimate goal of eliminating fatalities and catastrophic events.

Guidance & toolkits

Conformance Protocols: Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management

Protocols to help operators and independent third parties assess the implementation of the requirements of the Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management, and ultimately demonstrate conformance.

Organisational communications

Future of Jobs in Mining Regions

Summary of the key findings from WEF’s 'The Future of Jobs Report 2020', focussing on data relevant to the mining and metals sector to assist the industry in planning future workforce strategies.

Research & briefings

Innovation for Cleaner, Safer Vehicles case study: Glencore Coal Australia fatigue project

This webinar provides an overview of Glencore Coal Australia’s fatigue project development, delivery and operation. And provides a look at their new Operator Awareness Monitoring Centre.

Case study

Community Resilience During and After COVID-19: What Role for the Mining Industry?

The mining industry is inextricably linked to the fortunes of the communities that they work alongside. This briefing explores how the sector can support development progress.

Research & briefings

Annual Report, 2020

Read our Annual Report for 2020.

Organisational communications

Hazard Assessment of Ores and Concentrates for Marine Transport: Guidance

Providing a consistent and responsible approach for the assessment of cargoes governed within the IMO mandate and generated by the mining and metals industry.

Guidance & toolkits

Mining with principles at AngloGold Ashanti's Quebradona copper-gold project

AngloGold Ashanti has a ground-breaking plan to create – and integrate – a park and biodiversity centre into its Quebradona copper-gold project.

Case study

Mining with principles at Anglo American's Los Bronces copper mine

Anglo American has launched a pilot photovoltaic plant, built over a tailings pond at its Los Bronces copper mine in Chile.

Case study

Mining with principles at Gold Fields' Granny Smith mine

Gold Fields is lowering its carbon footprint with the completion of one of the world’s largest renewable energy microgrids at its Granny Smith gold mine in Western Australia.

Case study

Understanding your vehicle interaction maturity and what you can do next

Webinar with EMESRT for mining companies looking to undertake the next steps in their vehicle interaction control implementation journey.

Case study

Role of Mining in National Economies: Mining Contribution Index (5th Edition)

This edition of ICMM's 'Mining Contribution Index' synthesises into a single number the significance of the mining sector’s contribution to national economies.

Research & briefings

ICMM Members' Tax Contribution Report: 2019 Update

Detailing the tax and royalties paid by ICMM members between 2013 and 2019.

Research & briefings