MTA-AUS 2014

CONEXPO-CON/AGG VIP SHOW GUIDE contains Floor Plans and a complete listing of companies exhibiting at the ConExpo-Con/Agg 2014 trade show in Las Vegas March 3-7, 2014. It also contains 2014 forecasts for the Aggregate, Concrete and Cement industries

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40 MINING & TECHNOLOGY AUSTRALIA 2014 | ISSUE 8 MACPHERSONS RESOURCES HAS APPOINTED Orion Mine Finance portfolio manager and representative Peter Rozenauers as a non-executive director. Rozenauers has over 25 years of experience in the natural resources and fnance industry. Prior to joining Orion, he was a senior investment manager for Red Kite Group's Mine Finance business. Range Resources has appointed Ian Olson as a non- executive director of the company with immediate efect. Olson has over 25 years of experience in corporate fnance, audit and assurance across a broad range of industries including energy. He is a non- executive Chairman of Diploma Group and Gage Roads Brewing as well as a consultant to KPMG's Mergers & Acquisition practice in Australia. Perth oil and gas explorer WHL Energy announced that board member Jef Schrull was resigning, effective immediately, due to business commitments that will keep him on the eastern seaboard. "As such he is no longer in a position to actively participate as he did previously as a director," the company said, adding Schrull ''has made a valuable contribution to the company throughout his time as a director." Arrium Mining has set a retirement date for its chairman, Peter Smedley. Former CSR boss Jerry Maycock will succeed Smedley after the company's AGM November 17. Axiom Mining has appointed exploration manager Donald Macansh and human resources manager Hans Vulker. "These appointments are the beginning of eforts to strengthen our management team as we position for the growth of our Solomon Islands operations," chief executive ofcer Ryan Mount said. "These senior managers and subsequent appointments will help advance current gold exploration activities on our highly prospective West Guadalcanal Project and stand us in good stead to manage the development of the world class Isabel nickel deposits, subject to a favourable court ruling." Macansh is a geologist with more than 30 years' experience, largely in mineral exploration in Queensland and Melaneasian Pacifc Islands. He recently led exploration at Newcrest's Waf- Golpu gold deposit in Papua New Guinea, where he managed 11 drill rigs and a camp of more than 300 personnel. Vulker has spent the past 30 years in human resources and training for mining operations located ofshore and in the Pacifc, including Rio Tinto in Indonesia, Bougainville Copper Mine and Lihir Gold in Papua New Guinea as well as Gold Ridge Mine, Solomon Islands. Australia Minerals and Mining Group has revealed the appointment of Iggy Tan as managing director efective 25 August 2014. Tan will be responsible for managing and implementing the next stage of the company's strategic business objectives, which includes the commercialisation of the high purity alumina project in Western Australia. He has preiously been involved in the commissioning and start-up of seven resource projects in Australia and overseas, and holds vast experience in chemical mineral processing, of-take marketing of high purity mineral and chemical products, and managing feasibility studies. The Western Australian Department of Mines and Petroleum has appointed Ross Stidolph as the head of its newly-merged Dangerous Good and Petroleum Safety branch. The new position, and division, was created after a structural review in July. The DMP says the "new branch brings together two regulatory groups that manage similar safety issues, creating a more consistent and robust regulatory approach to critical risk assessment." Manas Resources has appointed Justin Lewis as a non-executive director. Lewis has spent over 15 years working with small and mid-cap UK and Australian corporates across a broad range of sectors, with a focus on the resources and energy sectors, as both an adviser and director. As executive chairman of Beacon Hill Resources he led the development and fnancing of an African based coal mining group. Lewis is also a director of Halcyon Corporate Pty Ltd, and Armadale Capital PLC. Indochine Mining has seen its non-executive director and chairman Hugh Thomas resign as well as Robert Thomson a non-executive director and Stephen Promnit as chief executive ofcer with immediate efect. This refects a new direction for Indochine, which is also in discussion with a substantial shareholder regarding the future funding of the company and the servicing of its creditors and loan providers. ON THE MOVE On the move

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