IPL joins forces with global mining technology researcher, Mining3
Incitec Pivot Limited announces Dyno Nobel has entered an agreement with world-leading research organisation, Mining3, to collaborate with global mining industry members to develop and deliver transformational technology to improve the productivity, sustainability, and safety of the mining industry.
As of March 1, 2019 Incitec Pivot Limited (IPL) – parent company to Dyno Nobel – signed the membership deed to collaborate with, and leverage from the world class research Mining3 offers.
Mining3 Chief Executive Officer, Paul Lever, described this exciting new partnership, “Having this major global explosive supplier joining Mining3 strengthens the breadth of engagement within the mining industry, brings a fresh new perspective and an opportunity to participate in a wider range of innovations”, he said.
Robert Rounsley, IPL’s newly appointed Chief Technology Development Officer commented that “We are actively building out Dyno Nobel’s technology development capability. We can offer our customers an even richer solution set and we believe collaborating with Mining3 and its members will accelerate this undertaking”.
A global leader with over a century of history in the resources industry, with 32 manufacturing facilities across the United States, Australia and Mexico. Dyno Nobel is a world-renowned explosives manufacturer with a strong customer focus and who prides itself in delivering Practical Innovation on the Ground today and in the future for its mining and resources customers.
With a significant internal research organisation in place, Dyno Nobel plans to leverage the Mining3 membership through the identification of, and collaboration for the development of new technologies important to their industry.
Wayne Stange, Dyno Nobel’s Vice President of Mining Technology said, “We are looking forward to working closely with Mining3 and its members. There are several Mining3 projects that are aligned with our technology development initiatives.
“Through our Mining3 membership we will be able to work with a range of researchers and METS to accelerate the development of transformational technology”.
“We welcome Dyno Nobel as a Mining3 member, and look forward to the wide range of expertise and collaborative opportunities they will bring to Mining3”, said Paul Lever.
Mining3 membership is open to mining companies, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), mining equipment and technology services (METS), and universities—and enables them to be an intrinsic and influential part of an active cohort of members working to address the mining industry’s biggest opportunities and resolve its challenges.