Our Research Strategy


Research Strategy – Roadmap to solve mining industry grand challenges

Our research strategy focuses on the following overarching themes:

  • Developing human resources to meet industry technology needs
  • Investing in intellectual capacity to solve future industry challenges
  • Fundamental research aimed at addressing key industry grand challenges
  • Applied research and technology implementation and transfer

Our Research Implementation

  • A research vision based on the needs of the mining industry in a 10 to 20+ year time-frame;
  • Research Roadmaps focused to deliver Industry Technology needs in an 8+ year time-frame; and
  • Technology transfer plan to identify and deliver valuable industry outcomes from each 8 year research roadmap
  • Delivery of ongoing incremental outcomes at project milestones

Focused On The Strategic Challenges in Mining