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10th International Mine Ventilation Congress (IMVC 2014)
Sun City Resort, South Africa
Frank von Glehn, Chair
IMVC 2014 will open in October 2013
The aim of the International Mine Ventilation Congresses is to promote and nurture communication between ventilation professionals in order to improve mine ventilation engineering and the related health and safety aspects. The focus of IMVC 2014 in South Africa will be the sharing of knowledge gained since the previous congress with a view to improving, developing and refining aspects of ventilation, refrigeration, cooling, health and safety, and related energy efficiency in mines internationally.
The theme of IMVC 2014 is “Managing mine ventilation systems in the modern context: meeting mining, economic, sustainability, and health and safety challenges”. The congress programme will focus on all aspects of mine ventilation and the management of related systems.
Las Vegas, Nevada
CONEXPO-CON/AGG is the international gathering place in 2014 for the construction industries. Held every three years, the exposition showcases the latest equipment, products, services and technologies.
CONEXPO-CON/AGG will represent an immense unveiling of all the newest equipment, technology and product breakthrough in construction. From earthshaking big iron to groundbreaking innovations, it’s all assembled in one place to help you work smarter. CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014 – If it’s new, it’s here!
143rd SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit
Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah
SME Meetings Dept. (303) 948-4200
The Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration (SME) is a professional society (nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation) whose nearly 15,000 membership represents all professionals serving the minerals industry in more than 85 countries. SME members are engineers, geologists, metallurgists, educators, students and researchers. SME advances the worldwide minerals community through information exchange and professional development. SME's staff of 45 are located in Englewood, Colorado.
A member society of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers (AIME), SME's roots date back to 1871 when a handful of coal mining engineers founded AIME. Since its inception, SME has continued to evolve over the years to stay abreast of industry changes and to reflect the ever-broadening interests of its members.
2014 NSSGA Annual Convention
Las Vegas, Nevada
National Stone, Sand, & Gravel Association (NSSGA) and Aggregates Academy & Expo (AGG1)
The 18th Annual Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Mines
Lou Prosser 412-386-4423
This safety seminar will once again provide an update on issues and research relevant to the health and safety of underground stone miners. Regulatory developments will be included among the topics discussed, as well as the impact on the underground aggregates industry
Coal Prep International 2014 Annual Coal Processing Exhibition and Conference
General Information 800-927-5007
Coal Prep is the ONLY annual trade show and conference in the U.S. dedicated to coal preparation and processing. Industry professionals come from all over the world to share the latest ideas and most effective techniques on coal preparation and processing technologies. These professionals come to purchase and preview the latest equipment and services in order to increase plant productivity and reduce costs.