BHP is a world-leading resources company. They extract and process minerals, oil and gas, with more than 62,000 employees and contractors, primarily in Australia and the Americas. Their products are sold worldwide, with sales and marketing led through Singapore and Houston, United States. Their global headquarters are in Melbourne, Australia.
BHP's corporate purpose is to create long-term shareholder value through the discovery, acquisition, development and marketing of natural resources. They do this through their strategy: to own and operate large, long-life, low-cost, expandable, upstream assets diversified by commodity, geography and market.
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A world leader in desalination and water treatment solutions, IDE is at the forefront of the development, engineering, construction and operation of enhanced desalination, industrial water treatment and water reuse facilities. IDE has implemented over 400 plants, from small to mega size, for a wide range of customers - municipalities, oil and gas, mining, refineries and power stations, with a total capacity of over 3 million m3/day, in over 40 countries. IDE’s headquarters are in Israel, with offices in the USA, China, India, Chile and Australia. IDE has vast expertise in desalination and water treatment with both membrane-based and thermal technologies. IDE’s projects constantly set new records in high quality, energy efficiency and effectiveness resulting in lowest water cost. IDE has been awarded numerous honors for its plants and technologies. The company has been listed twice by MIT among the 50 smartest companies and placed 2nd on the list of companies that change the world by Fortune Magazine. IDE designs, builds and operates some of the world’s largest desalination plants. The IDE plant at Sorek, Israel, is the world’s largest SWRO desalination plant and the Claude ‘Bud’ Lewis Carlsbad desalination plant is the largest in the Western Hemisphere.
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At Stantec, we take advantage of innovations in diverse industries worldwide and apply them to even the most complex mining projects. With over 30 years of creative solutions for clients and communities around the world, we understand that our clients need to think beyond the project to the social environment in which they work. We help mining companies safely access natural resources and conduct business in an environmentally sustainable way. From front-end studies to mine closure and reclamation, we keep clients at the forefront of a rapidly changing industry with innovative designs that advance their businesses and the communities they serve.
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With 90 000 people on the five continents, SUEZ is a world leader in smart and sustainable resource management. We provide water and waste management solutions that enable cities and industries optimize their resource management and strengthen their environmental and economic performances, in line with regulatory standards. To meet increasing demands to overcome resource quality and scarcity challenges, SUEZ is fully engaged in the resource revolution.
Global economic growth is steadily driving the production of ores, minerals and raw materials. Easy to reach resources are becoming depleted, paving the way for more complex and difficult mining projects to keep up with worldwide demand. Significant price fluctuations on the world markets together with increasingly stringent environmental regulations and water scarcity are putting pressure on the mining industry to shift towards more responsible and profitable operations.
At SUEZ, we understand the value of resources above and below ground and we are ready to improve the feasibility and profitability of mining projects with solutions that place the environment and social responsibility at the forefront.
Using local roots and global expertise, we accompany the mining sector with reliable solutions adapted to every stage of a mine’s life, from planning and construction, operation and closure, to rehabilitation.
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