Transforming the Mining Value Chain

About Us

The Australian Research Council's Industrial Transformation Research Hub (ITRH) for Transforming the Mining Value Chain (TMVC) (project number IH130200004) is hosted at the University of Tasmania, and draws on expertise from personnel within CODES, Centre for Ore Deposit and Earth Sciences (School of Natural Sciences), and Engineering.

CODES Arc Centre of Excellence in Ore Deposits

Complementing the expertise at the University of Tasmania, the TMVC has formal links with the mining industry through the Hub's Partner Organisations, and with other external research collaborators in the Other Organisations.

Partner Organisations

AMIRA InternationalNewcrest Mining Ltd BHP Billiton

Other Organisations

RWTH Aachen University 

Laurin Technic P/L 

The TMVC would also like to acknowledge the other organisations, additional to our formal partners and collaborators, that provide support to the Hub's research. These organisations are aligned to individual themes or projects within the TMVC.

  • AuRico Metals
  • Barrick Gold
  • Boliden
  • Compania de Minas Buenaventura
  • EntrĂ©e Gold
  • First Quantum Minerals
  • Freeport-McMoRan
  • Gold Fields Australia
  • Grange Resources
  • Inner Mongolia Mining Technology Research Institute
  • Mason Valley Copper
  • Mineral Resources Tasmania
  • MMG Limited
  • Mount Isa Mines (Glencore)
  • Oroplata S.A. (Goldcorp)
  • Peking University, China
  • Quantum Pacific Exploration
  • Quaterra Resources
  • Resolution Copper Mining
  • Rio Tinto Exploration
  • Saracen Mineral Holdings
  • Teck Resources