AMIRA International – the mineral industry's partner of choice for collaborative research

AMIRA International Ltd is a member-based organisation of minerals companies and suppliers which develops, brokers and facilitates collaborative research projects.

Through this process a number of companies can jointly fund research and jointly share the benefits. This combined funding enables AMIRA to recruit the world's leading researchers to address industry problems and opportunities and to conduct sustained research which leads to the development of a stronger industry research base.

Latest News

AMIRA Newsletter - Issue 38, November 2014
AMIRA Sharing the Benefits Newsletter - Issue 38

The lastest AMIRA newsletter contains the following articles:

  • AMIRA MD visits China
  • DET CRC Technologies in the field
  • P934A WAXI Stage 3 Kick-off meeting
  • Update: Unlocking Australia’s hidden mineral potential: The Roadmap
  • Good news from South Africa
  • Wits proposes new project focusing on ASM
  • Ultra - High Intensity blasting
  • Update on P1150 moisture measurement for ore conveyors.
  • Public report on the TML project released
  • Professor Ian Ritchie’s AO legacy.
  • P972 seminar to be held in Santiago
  • FutureSmartTM a vision of technology development by Anglo American
  • AMIRA holds 6th P9P SRM in J’burg
  • AMIRA’s research partners win IET innovation award
  • And many more articles...

  • Project Portfolio

    The AMIRA International Project Portfolio is available for searches and browsing on the AMIRA website and provides basic project information to the general public.

    Members, Sponsors and Research Partners can access detailed project information by signing in.

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     this website's Terms and Conditions

    • Confidentiality periods apply for each project.
    • During the confidentiality period, both researchers and company participants will be required to keep project results confidential.
    • At the conclusion of the confidentiality period, intellectual property rights will remain with the researcher(s) and they will have sole right to publish project results and commercialise the intellectual property. Sponsors will have the right to utilise project results in their activities, whilst AMIRA will be able to provide copies of reports to its members on request.
    • The information found within the AMIRA International website is for your internal company use only and not to be circulated to third parties, sold or published in part or whole.

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    Recent Projects

    No. Project Title
    P1150 Moisture Measurement and Control for Iron Ore Conveyor Systems
    Feb 2015
    P1162 Unlocking Australia’s hidden mineral potential - Stage 1:- The Roadmap
    Sep 2014
    P933B Long Term Acid Rock and Tailings Drainage Mitigation through Source Control
    Sep 2014
    P934B West African Exploration Initiative Stage 3
    Sep 2014
    P1152 Bayer Precipitation and Alumina Quality
    Jun 2014

    All Current Projects

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    Project Meetings

    Upcoming Sponsor Review Meetings

    No. Project Title Venue
    P933B Long Term Acid Rock & Tailings Drainage Mitigation thru Source Control Web/ Teleconference
    11 Mar 2015
    P1150 Moisture Measurement/Control for Iron Ore Newcastle (Tunra)
    12 Mar 2015
    P266G Improving Thickener Technology Web/ Teleconference
    17 Mar 2015 ~ 18 Mar 2015
    P925B 10th EMC 2015 Novotel Barossa Valley Resort, SA
    17 Mar 2015 ~ 20 Mar 2015
    P1152 Bayer Precipitation and Alumina Quality Perth Convention Centre
    21 Apr 2015
    P934B West African Exploration Initiative Stage 3 GlobalMeet telecon/webcon
    23 Apr 2015
    P1087 Integrated Tailings Management WEB/TELECONFERENCE
    12 May 2015
    P420E Gold Processing Perth
    25 May 2015
    P009P Mineral Processing Brisbane
    27 May 2015 ~ 29 May 2015
    P705C Improving Base Metal Electrowinning Missouri Rolla
    25 Jun 2015 ~ 26 Jun 2015
    P1004A DET CRC implementation Tele/Web Conference
    24 Jul 2015
    P934B West African Exploration Initiative Stage 3 Dakar, Senegal
    14 Sep 2015 ~ 16 Sep 2015

    Project participants can access Meeting documents by logging in to the AMIRA Extranet above and visiting the Project page under 'My Projects'