Sustainability in project design: Olympic Dam case study

international-mining-logoIn developing mineral resources, the focus of project owners and key stakeholders is typically centred on the management of identified social and environmental impacts and compliance with regulatory requirements. Unfortunately, opportunities to protect and enhance the environment and communities are frequently overlooked, or not taken full advantage of. The most effective time to identify and respond to such opportunities is during a project’s planning and design phases. (more…)

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