B/HERT Position & Discussion Papers
|March 2016||Modern Professional Practice and its Future|
|Feb 2012||Commentary Paper from Investing in the Fieldonomics of Mining Automation and Innovation Round Table|
|Aug 2011||IT&C is an enabler to a smarter, more innovative and productive mining sector
This Position Paper is a result of a round table held in April 2011. The looming skills shortage will come as no surprise to keen observers of the mining industry. Some people estimate that there will be a shortfall of some 65 000 skilled workers in the very near future. Now is the time to build a framework of skills and competences that the industry requires in order to transition their operations towards automation.