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Mining Icons: Ron Manners

24 January 1998  •  Mannwest Admin

This profile of Ron was published in Australian Minerals and Energy Annual Review 1997/1998 as part of their Mining Icons series. If anyone deserves to …

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Australia’s latest export industry: Jobs

1 September 1997  •  Ron Manners

This speech was a hit at the World Gold ‘97 Conference (AusIMM) in Singapore. Keep the era in mind while reading. What would …

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The mining industry: A global community, from an Australian’s view

11 March 1997  •  Ron Manners

Ron delivered this speech to the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada in Toronto, Ontario in March 1997. It's an educational experience for …

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Diggers and Dealers 1996

30 July 1996  •  Ron Manners

The Diggers and Dealers conference is a big event on the mining industry calendar. Held in Australia's unofficial gold capital, Kalgoorlie, it's a …

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Squid chips and drill bits

15 December 1995  •  Ron Manners

Presented at the Geological Society of Australia Christmas party on December 15, 1995, what follows is an account of mining processes of the …

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Humility

27 November 1995  •  Ron Manners

I gave this speech in 1995 at an Australian Mineral Foundation conference dinner. Here, I set out to solve problems relating to economics, politics …

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Toward regulatory best practice

14 November 1995  •  Ron Manners

Ron made this speech at the Australasian Chief Inspectors of Mines Annual Conference in Kalgoorlie, as executive chairman of Croesus Mining and director …

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Planning your own corporate funeral

13 October 1995  •  Ron Manners

This speech was put together in October 1995 for the WA Mining Club Annual Dinner. I was under strict instructions from president John Barton …

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One Day in the Life of an International Jetsetter

6 June 1995  •  Ron Manners

I made this impromptu speech at an Institute of Company Directors training seminar, June 1995. Jetsetter confessions Travel, as you know, is full of …

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Turning ideas into gold bars

17 May 1995  •  Ron Manners

This speech was presented at the World’s Best Practice in Mining and Processing Conference, The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Sydney, May …

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