The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) has approved the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) as a new association member.
With over 13 000 global professional members, SME focuses on sharing best practices for safety, environmental stewardship and innovation in mining.
Tom Butler, ICMM’s CEO, said: “I am pleased to welcome SME as an association member of ICMM. With our members’ commitment to continual improvement in health and safety performance towards the ultimate goal of zero harm, SME is an important voice at the table.”
Robert W. Schafer, SME President, added: “I am looking forward to working with ICMM going forward.”
“We look forward to participating and supporting the goals and initiatives of ICMM,” commented SME Executive Director and CEO, David L. Kanagy.
SME joins 27 companies and 37 national, commodity and professional associations who form the ICMM membership.
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