BHP produly sponsors Water in Mining 2019

BHP is a world-leading resources company. We extract and process minerals, oil and gas, with more than 72,000 employees and contractors, primarily in Australia and the Americas. Our products are sold worldwide, with sales and marketing led through Singapore and Houston, United States. Our global headquarters are in Melbourne, Australia. Our corporate purpose is to bring people and resources together to build a better world. We do this through our strategy: to have the best capabilities, best commodities and best assets, to create long-term value and high returns. We are among the world’s top producers of major commodities, including iron ore, metallurgical coal and copper. We also have substantial interests in oil, gas and energy coal.

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IDE - Over 55 Years of Experience

A world leader in desalination and advanced water treatment solutions, IDE is at the forefront of the development, engineering, marketing, construction and operation of enhanced desalination, industrial water treatment and water reuse facilities.

IDE’s headquarters are in Israel, with offices in the USA, China, India and Chile, facilitating client partnerships across the globe.

  • Proven and robust water treatment technologies that provide clients with end to-end solutions to challenging water problems
  • Developed some of the largest and most advanced membrane and thermal-based water treatment solutions
  • Designed, built and operates some of the world’s largest water treatment plants
  • Successful implementations in more than 400 plants in over 40 countries

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Earth Alive Clean Technologies develops and distributes environmentally sound microbial products that resolve some of the greatest sustainability challenges currently faced in the agriculture and infrastructure sectors. Based on scientific research starting in 2005, Earth Alive Clean Technologies and strategic partners developed two microbial products and the last phases of R&D towards commercialization began in 2012. Our biotechnology innovations have allowed us to create environmentally sustainable products, which replace the harmful chemicals conventionally used in various industries, with a focus on Agriculture and Infrastructure & Maintenance.

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Nanostone Water advances ceramic membrane technology in a wide variety of water and wastewater treatment applications.  Nanostone’s approach to understanding clients’ key water challenges, combined with patented technology, has enabled rapid growth in both municipal and industrial markets globally.  The company delivers innovative solutions that treat surface water for both drinking and high purity water applications, as well as treat wastewater to meet strict regulatory standards and for beneficial reuse.  Nanostone’s worldwide headquarters is located in Waltham, Massachusetts and the company has a state-of-the-art manufacturing and technical center in Halberstadt, Germany, with regional offices in Singapore, China, Taiwan, Netherlands, and the United Kingdom.

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FLSmidth delivers sustainable productivity to the global mining and cement industries. It provides market-leading engineering, equipment and service solutions to customers around the world, enabling them to improve performance, drive down costs and reduce environmental impact. With their core MissionZero business strategy, FLSmidth’s goal is to enable their customers move towards zero emissions and zero water waste in mining and mineral processing by 2030. FLSmidth was founded in Denmark in 1882 and has grown into a global company with over 11,000 employees based in over 60 countries. In 2019, FLSmidth generated revenue of DKK 20,6 billion.

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Geosyntec is a specialized consulting and engineering firm that understands the unique challenges and critical decisions faced by mining operations associated with addressing environmental and engineering issues. Established in 1983, we have more than 1,500 engineers, scientists, and related personnel committed to technical leadership and client service. We provide practical and sustainable solutions to the mine sector from the early planning stage through closure and reclamation. Our relevant expertise includes watershed evaluations through mass balance assessment and hydrologic modelling; water process design and treatment technology design including passive water treatment and in-situ fixed film bioreactors; and mine waste and water management strategies.

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