Mark Your Calendar! Next Meeting – 17 May 2018 at 6:00 PM
Next Monthly Meeting
Thursday, 17 May 2018
Speaker: Kim Huether, General Manager, Studies at Resolution Copper
Program: Resolution Copper Project Updates: Drilling Campaign; No. 9 Shaft; Reclamation; and Permitting
Speaker Bio: Kim is responsible for leading and progressing the technical studies of the project. She has led complex underground block cave studies for major mining companies in the US, Australia, Mongolia, and Indonesia. Kim has also previously delivered studies for Rio Tinto projects and operations with Resolution Copper, La Granja, Kennecott, and Oyu Tolgoi. Kim has a bachelor’s degree in Mine Engineering form South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.
Change in Dinner Pricing Structure
Our new dinner fee pricing structure is as follows:
Members and Guests of Members: $30
As before, dinner includes two drink tickets thanks to our generous sponsors. Annual membership is still $25. Memberships from other local sections will be recognized as qualifying for the member dinner price.
Call for Volunteers!
Interested in joining the SME Maricopa Board of Directors? Reach out to any of our current board members to see what opportunities we have for the upcoming season!
Arizona's mining landscape looks bright in 2018
Steve Trussell is the long-time executive director of the Arizona Rock Products Association (ARPA) and the newly minted executive director of the Arizona Mining Association (AMA).
Steve joined the Arizona Mining Review's 42nd episode for a conversation of Arizona’s mining landscape – challenges and opportunities – going forward in 2018.
Blog Post: http://blog.azgs.arizona.edu/blog/2017-12/arizonas-mining-landscape-looks-bright-2018
AMR Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XSvCHw0Bby8&t=14s
Program / Chair
Immediate Past Chair
Vice Chair & Treasurer
480 831-0310 x 272
Secretary & Communications
Donald M. Burt,Ph.D.
Arizona State University