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Invention

The UK’s industrial revolution was driven by the country’s wealth of natural resources. The development of the mills, the invention of the steam engine required coal.

Labour

The UK labour force quickly learned the technical skills needed to extract minerals. Its labour force has the experience to train and utilise a labour force.

Best Practice

UK companies provide consultancy and support, using best practice extraction methods. They competently, safely and efficiently provide equipment and services for benefaction, transportation, marketing and closure of mines.

Environment

UK manufacturers are considerate of social and environmental impact of mining, and value and protect the ecosystem. Sustainability attracts investors.

Regulation

Stringent regulatory bodies were formed in the UK at an early stage to protect the worker. This led to a trust developing worldwide for UK consultancy and due diligence.

Consultation

UK consultants and contractors include many of the world’s leading geologists, mining and processing engineers, civil and transport engineers as well as environmental and social scientists.

Global Expertise

Strong international networks provide UK firms with holistic understanding of global exploration and mining projects.

Export

Britain is an island; it learned how to export, import and use its ports wisely. It boasts some of the best practices at ports, worldwide.

Solutions

The UK has a strong track record of developing strategies and processes to deliver cost-effective solutions to mining developments in a wide range of challenging circumstances.

Planning

Effective operational planning, monitoring and proactive management enables UK contractors to stay competitive in global markets, while complying with tough legislative and environmental controls.

Added Value

UK consultants add value in the design, build and operational lifecycle. This is essential as miners are under increasing pressure to optimise capital, reduce costs, improve productivity and increase profitability, whilst cementing stakeholder relationships.

Processing

Processing and refining capabilities by UK manufacturers are known to be the best in the world; UK metallurgists are leaders in conventional mineral processes, such as flotation, carbon leach, crushing, screening and sizing.

Management

Waste and water management is carried out efficiently while protecting the environment.

History

The UK has a long and prestigious history in extracting minerals.
It now uses that those world-class capabilities to deliver equipment and services to the global mining industry.