Atlantic Pumps Announce Sponsorship Of Major Mining Conference


We’re pleased to announce that we will be sponsoring the Mining Technology Division Conference at "Rooms on Regent's Park" in London on Wednesday 4th and Thursday 5th October 2017.

“The aims and objectives of this conference are to bring together representatives of the various companies involved in UK Mining, in order to hear about their current operations and to outline their future plans and aspirations” said Mining Technology Division Board Member, Alan Auld. 
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“It is intended that, by organising this conference, mutually beneficial discussions can be enjoyed between parties within the mining fraternity. The Conference Volume of the papers will hopefully provide the wider public with a greater appreciation of the UK mining industry. We want to emphasize the scale of the UK mining industry in terms of the benefits it can bring, not only in terms of the products, but also in job creation and the rebuilding of communities. It is intended that this Conference will define the current state of the UK mining industry".
Atlantic Pumps will be represented at the conference by our European Business Development Manager, Mark Attride and we will also be exhibiting a table top display stand in the general networking area. 
Commenting on the sponsorship of the conference, Atlantic Pumps Managing Director Andrew Smith said, “Current developments and investment in UK mining projects is very encouraging, its way beyond what many people realise. We’re glad to be able to support these exciting developments in a number of ways and are very pleased to be involved with the Mining Technology Division conference”.
The Mining Technology Division Conference will feature a wealth of names from across the industry:
Paul Bradley, Operations Manager – HM Principal Inspector Mechanical Engineering - H & S Executive
Graham Clarke, Operations Director - Sirius Minerals, York Potash Project
Richard Gray, MD and CEO, Chris Sangster, NonExecutive Director - Scotgold Resources Cononish Mine
John Austin, Mine Manager - British Gypsum, Marblaegis Mines
Tim Sambrook, Plant Metallurgist - Wolf Minerals Drakelands(Hemerdon) Mine
Jason Hopps - Irish Salt Mining & Exploration Co. Ltd
Bill Birch, Managing Director - New Crofton Co-op Colliery Ltd
Owen Mihalop, COO, Richard Williams, CEO - Strongbow Exploration Inc. South Crofty Tin Mine
Stuart Hoult, CEO and Andrew Watson, Commercial and Operations Director- Mines Rescue Service
Peter Robinson, Chairman - British Fluorspar, Milldam Mine
Gordon Dunn, Managing Director - Compass Minerals UK, Winsford Mine
Brian Kelly, Managing Director - Dalradian Gold Ltd, Curraghinalt deposit, Northern Ireland
Andrew Fulton, Operations Manager - Cleveland Potash, Boulby Mine
Mark Kirkbride, CEO - West Cumbria Mining
Brett Grist, Exploration Manager - Cornwall Resources Ltd, Redmoor Project
Jeremy Wrathall, CEO – Cornish Lithium
Professor Pat Foster, Director of Education & Associate Professor in Mine Safety - Camborne School of Mines, University of Exeter
Ian Hughes, Project Manager – M-I SWACO – Foss/Duntanlich Mine
To attend the two day conference which includes lunch and a networking river boat dinner, please register online at
Member Fee £250 +VAT
Non-Member Fee £300 +VAT
Student Member £125 +VAT
Student Non-Member £150 +VAT

Please note that the venue for this event has now been confirmed as Rooms on Regent's Park (27 Sussex Place, London, NW1 4RG). The venue for the conference dinner has also been confirmed as the Thames riverboat “Jewel of London” which will cruise down the river whilst dinner is being served.

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