05 Feb Stantec Joins GMG as a new Leadership Member
Stantec Joins GMG as a new Leadership Member
Stantec will provide design expertise in commitment to advancing innovation within the mining industry
Global design firm Stantec has joined the Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG) as a leadership member, adding their insight and expertise to global collaboration and innovation within the mining industry. Stantec operates around the world to provide professional consulting services in engineering, architecture, design, environmental sciences, and project management. The Stantec mining group is a trusted partner to mining clients at every stage of the mining lifecycle.
Stantec is contributing to advancements in autonomous vehicle deployment, net-zero mining practices, and inclusion and diversity in STEM education. As a GMG member, Stantec will lend their insight and design expertise to be a part of advancing innovation within the mining industry.
“Stantec is excited to be part of the GMG Leadership committee and the opportunity it provides to contribute to and learn from the other collaborators on the team” said Jon Treen, Stantec’s Global Mining Lead. “We look forward to working on strategies and guidelines that improve the mining industry, address challenges, and implement opportunities to better our industry and the communities they support.”
GMG brings together mining regions around the world to collaborate, and offers Stantec a platform for meaningful discussion, training, and collaboration. As a company that is built around bringing designers, engineers, scientists, project managers, and community leaders together, Stantec has extensive experience delving into the specific challenges those within the mining sector face daily.
“Stantec holds community at the centre of its design processes,” says Michelle Ash, GMG Chair. “Their dedication to providing expertise with diverse perspectives aligns perfectly with our efforts to facilitate innovation through collaboration. Together, we can advance the development of projects, delivering essential guidance to the industry.”
Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind. We care about the communities we serve—because they’re our communities too. This allows us to assess what’s needed and connect our expertise, to appreciate nuances and envision what’s never been considered, to bring together diverse perspectives so we can collaborate toward a shared success. We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe. Learn more here.
The Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG) is a network of like-minded companies driving change in the mining industry. Together, we help develop knowledge, educate, and guide the global mining industry. We monitor the pulse of the industry and develop multi-disciplinary guidelines and strategies to manage risk, enhance performance, design solutions, inform planning and decision making, and save time and money. Our members are mining companies, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), original technology manufacturers (OTMs), research organizations and consultants from around the world who recognize that innovation does not happen in silos. GMG improves communication and facilitates collaboration to foster a more sustainable and efficient future for mining. Our multi-stakeholder working groups address topics such as interoperability, data access and usage, artificial intelligence, autonomous equipment, underground communication, battery-electric equipment and comminution efficiency in mining. For more information contact us here.