AMEC Environment Award

Nominations are now open for the 2017 AMEC Environment Award. A nomination form can be downloaded below. The award will be presented at the AMEC Awards Dinner on Thursday 16 November 2017 at the State Reception Centre, Kings Park, Western Australia.

Environment Award Nomination Form
(Microsoft Word Document)

The AMEC Environment Award reflects the increasing importance of managing environmental impacts of mineral mining and exploration projects. It is made to a company that goes above and beyond in their management of environmental impacts or is developing innovative methods to achieve better long term environmental outcomes.

The judging criteria for the award are:

  • relevance to mineral exploration and mining projects
  • degree of innovation from current/past processes
  • potential benefit or significance to industry


2016 Award Winner
: Roy Hill Holding for their project to minimise the impact to mangroves in Port Hedland

2015 Award Winner: Mineral Resources Limited (MRL) for Biodiversity modelling for environmental assessment of resource development in the BIFs of South-Western Australia

2014 Award Winner: AMC for the Solids Removal Unit (SRU)