The Book of Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Mine Closure: Mine Closure 2014

We apologise to the authors and attendees for the long delay in the publication of the MC2014 proceedings.

Mine Closure 2014 book of proceedings will be published in electronic format as Open Access on this website - you can download the Mine Closure 2014 book here at no cost when it becomes available. The download link is currently being updated.

Mine Closure 2014 is also being published on DVD for all conference attendees, and as printed books for those attendees who have ordered this.

The Mine Closure 2014 proceedings are in English (full papers) and French (paper abstracts).

For queries, please emailĀ proceedings@mineclosure2014.com

Theme: Transforming Wastes to Resources in order to Re-value Mining Liabilities in a Changing World.

Objective: The global forum for exchanging views and developing capacity, to ensure that new mines are designed with closure in mind, and old sites are closed economically, whilst minimizing environmental and societal impacts.

Hosted by: The University of the Witwatersrand (WITS), Johannesburg, South Africa

Major Sponsor: Technology & Human Resources for Industry Programme (THRIP) of the Department of Trade & Industry of South Africa (DTI) and the National Research Foundation of South Africa (NRF)

Founding Body: Australian Centre for Geomechanics (ACG), a joint venture between The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and the University of Western Australia (UWA)

Collaborating Organisation: Cranfield University, United Kingdom