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 Centre for Ore Deposit and Earth Sciences

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 GlobalNewcrest Mining LtdBHP

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.

  • Anglo American
  • AuRico Metals
  • AusIMM
  • Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE)
  • Barrick Gold
  • Boliden
  • Compania de Minas Buenaventura
  • Copper Mines of Tasmania
  • Corona Minerals
  • EntrĂ©e Gold
  • First Quantum Minerals
  • Fortescue Metals Group
  • Freeport-McMoRan
  • Gold Fields Australia
  • Grange Resources
  • Hefei University of Technology
  • Inner Mongolia Mining Technology Research Institute
  • Lepanto Consolidated
  • Mason Valley Copper
  • Merdeka Copper Gold
  • Mineral Resources Tasmania
  • MMG Limited
  • Mount Isa Mines (Glencore)
  • Newmont
  • Northparkes-CMOC
  • Oroplata S.A. (Newmont Goldcorp)
  • Peking University, China
  • Quantum Discoveries
  • Quaterra Resources
  • Resolution Copper Mining
  • Rio Tinto Exploration
  • Saracen Mineral Holdings
  • Signature Gold
  • Teck Resources
  • Vale