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The Importance of Mine Planning for Mining Companies in ...

Jun 08, 2018· Strategic partnership with the right experts; If mining companies in South Africa want to be successful and sustainable, it is imperative that they implement a cohesive mine planning strategy. VBKOM’s mining engineers have extensive experience in this field and offer invaluable mine planning knowledge and advice.

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Strategic long term planning in mining - SAIMM

returns from mining activities. Strategic long term planning of mineral and metal companies must therefore incorporate elements of: Optimization of the mineral asset portfolio composition A long term perspective of a possible business environment Flexibility of exploitation options in the short term.

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Strategic Planning in Mining - Wits Enterprise

This course covers the theory of strategic planning, and draws on case studies and mining industry practices to illustrate the application of strategic planning in mining. Although the idea of strategic planning has been around for a long time, one of the shortfalls of strategic planning has been the implementation of strategic planning, and ...

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The Three Phases of Mine Planning | Discover, Model and ...

Nov 14, 2014· Olga is a qualified Mining Engineer and has worked in the mining industry for over 12 years. Olga aims to help mining companies unlock project NPV through best practice mine planning processes, in particular developing optimal, practical and robust life of mine strategic schedules using advanced scheduling techniques.

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Tracking the trends | Deloitte | Energy and Resources | Mining

Rethinking mining strategy. Embedding the discipline to deliver measurable value across the cycle. In today's complex mining environment, companies can no longer anchor their strategic planning cycles around merely producing the greatest amount of ore at the lowest cost.

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Advantages of strategic mine planning - ScienceDirect

Strategic planning is being incorporated into the business formulation and implementation of many companies. The objective is to optimize the utilization of the principal resources (capital, labor, technology and mineral reserves) and maximize the strengths and opportunities of a mining company, while minimizing its weaknesses and threats.

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Strategic Planning for Middle Market Companies - Huron

Our experience in working closely with middle-market companies has shown that these enterprises can benefit from a formal strategic planning process and having a documented strategic plan that aligns all levels of the management team. The keys are to make the …

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How Connected Planning can transform mining companies

Oct 03, 2019· A Connected Planning approach for mining companies means that all relevant data is modeled in a single, centralized platform. In addition to traditional financial planning, a Connected Planning platform can be used to plan for, and link together plans from every functional area of the business, ranging from S&OP and sales to workforce and IT ...

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Strategic and tactical mine planning components

Strategic and tactical mine planning components by R.M. Kear* Synopsis Strategic and tactical planning are both required in the mining industry but have completely different objectives and require different environments. If these are not fully understood, then the best value for a mining operation may not be realized. This paper

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Strategic and tactical requirements of a mining long-term plan

This flexibility enables mining companies to respond to the many ... Strategic planning will result in a plan that best matches the economic drivers to deliver on a single long-term strategic view, with some flexibility to alter course based on changes in the environment. Tactical planning will,

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Strategic Investment Transactions Create Benefits For ...

Dec 27, 2018· One of the most significant trends in the mining industry in 2018 was the emergence of strategic investment transactions. Access to capital was a particular problem for junior exploration companies, as the capital markets were reluctant to take on exploration or development risk with their investments in the face of broader market uncertainty.

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Strategic Financial Planning in Mining Industry Case ...

Strategic Financial Planning in Mining Industry Case Solution. Chapter 2: Literature Review. Planning is one of the functional processes of the management in which the manager plans strategy and a course of action according to the goals of the organization in order to achieve them which are either short term or …

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Strategic Mining Technologies - Maximizing Aggregate Plant ...

Prior to his move to academia, he worked with Homestake Mining Company as a senior mining engineer and Manager of Technical Services. Over the last 26 years, Dr. Dagdelen has worked with many major mining companies, such as Newmont, LaFarge, and Vulcan, to develop optimization tools for production scheduling and planning.

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An Approach for Strategic Planning and Asset Management in ...

An Approach for Strategic Planning and Asset Management in Mining Industry in the Context of Business and Operational Complexity. ... The consideration of mining companies and t heir strategic ...

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Effective strategic planning - PMLiVE

In the current state of mounting pressure for pharma companies to deliver higher R&D returns despite rising development costs and stagnating profits, at a time of growing uncertainty regarding the future of healthcare, strategic planning is more important than ever. “Effective strategic planning ...

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Mining - GlobalData

We have decades of experience in being the trusted, gold standard intelligence provider to leading Mining companies, equipment and services suppliers, and professional services firms, helping them to make faster, more informed decisions. ... Strategic Planning and M&A Innovation & R&D Marketing

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Do mining companies need marketing? - MINING.COM

Aug 08, 2016· Mining companies and marketing? Why would an average mining company ever need to market itself? Isn’t there a persistent market for their products, and aren’t those products undifferentiated ...

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Managing through the CyCle - Mining Industry Human ...

Managing through the Cycle — A Strategic Approach to Workforce Planning in the Mining Industry 9 Strategic Workforce Planning People strategies are top-of-mind for business leaders in mining and are part of sound business strategies. Demographic shifts in the Canadian labour market have resulted in skills and labour shortages that threaten

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Strategic Mine Planning Flexible mine planning to meet ...

Strategic Mine Planning Flexible mine planning to meet changes in the business environment Jurgen Fuykschot Minex Conference 2009SRK Consulting Engineers and Scientists. MINE PLANNING The process to get the right material out of the mine at the right time to ... CHANGE IN APPROACH TO MINE PLANNING Companies need to adapt to the business environment

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Mines: Infrastructure Planning and Permitting

Mines: Infrastructure Planning and Permitting. ... Transportation planning with strategic roadway layouts that reduce environmental impacts and assist with overall site development; ... EHS Compliance and Management In the new age of environmental awareness many major mining companies are adopting environmental sustainability and stewardship ...

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Modern Strategic Mine Planning - Inside Mines

Modern strategic mine planning, a new research initiative at the Colorado School of Mines, seeks to advance the field by introducing four major innovations into the existing framework. The first is the use of appropriate holistic optimization algorithms and solution techniques that consider the entire project. The second is the introduction of

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Planning Successful Data Mining Projects

4 Planning Successful Data Mining Projects 1. Start with a strategic end in mind Leadership guru Stephen Covey’s maxim, “begin with the end in mind,” is directly applicable to leading change with data mining in your organization. Successful data mining is a …

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Strategic Planning for the Oil and Gas Industry

Strategic Planning for the Oil and Gas Industry Craig Robinson BA (Hons) MBA PhD FHEA Craig Robinson leads the Strategy teaching team and is a Senior Teaching Fellow at Edinburgh Business School. He runs on-campus Strategic Planning and Competitive Strategy seminars, and is the examiner for Strategic Planning and Competitive Strategy.

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Strategic heterogeneity in the global mining industry

Strategic heterogeneity in the global mining industry Daniel Shapiro, Bonita I. Russell and Leyland F. Pitt ** The mining industry is global in the sense that its largest companies come from a number of countries, including developing countries. The global nature of the industry raises the question as to whether such a

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Tracking the trends 2019 The top 10 issues transforming ...

mining companies, large and small, typically anchored their strategic planning around producing the highest volumes of ore at the lowest possible cost. In the process, the concept of “low cost operations” was recalibrated—becoming a function of prevailing commodity prices rather than a relentless focus on radically shifting the cost base. By

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Integrated Strategic Planning Seminar - Whittle Consulting

Integrated Strategic Planning is now regarded as best practice in the mining industry. The 2 day Seminar comprehensively explains the philosophy and methodology behind Whittle Integrated Strategic Planning. It includes an explanation of the processes involved and the benefits derived from developing a Whittle Enterprise Optimisation model.

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Burgundy Mining Advisors | Strategic advisors to the ...

Burgundy Mining Advisors is an independent boutique consultancy providing high level advisory services to all sectors of the mining industry. Working with major mining companies, junior explorers, financial institutions and regulatory bodies, we offer a broad range of experience and expertise in mining project evaluation, strategic planning and technical review.

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Mining Project Evaluation - SRK

Mining Engineer with over 15 years of global experience in the mining industry. He is a Corporate Advisory Consultant with SRK. John has expertise in investment analysis, strategic planning, risk analysis, capital markets and project valuation in the mining field. His background activities include technical and commercial due diligence ...

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Strategic and tactical requirements of a mining long-term plan

Strategic and tactical requirements of a mining long-term plan that strategic planning focuses on identifying those objectives with a view of more than 10 years ahead. Smith et al. (2008) describe strategic planning as dealing with components of the business and decisions that deal with long-term value generation.

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How to improve strategic planning | McKinsey

Aug 01, 2007· Some companies alternate the business units that undergo the complete strategic-planning process (as opposed to abbreviated annual updates of the existing plan). One media company, for example, requires individual business units to undertake …

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Mining company strategy evolution: an overview and example ...

mining companies fundamentally re-assess their operating strategies in an oversupplied market. Within this shifting context it is necessary to reformulate asset portfolios and operating strategies in the context of in-depth analyses of: ... Strategic planning in the minerals industry

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Mining Operational Planning | Mining

From the pit floor to the boardroom, Operational Planning users can run scenarios, compare variances, and collaborate on strategies across the whole business. From equipment performance to reagent consumption, Mining Operational Planning helps mining companies to manage their business and make decisions from the ground up.

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Who we are - Strategic Mines

Strategic Mines is an experienced team of mining professionals with significant high-level expertise in developing, managing and operating mines. We offer a personal, responsive and thoroughly professional service. Strategic Mines has a broad professional network that can be drawn upon for specialist knowledge to complement our team.

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