Tailings Research and Collaborations

Research collaborations engaged in tailings and tailings related programs.


Institutions and Collaborations


Global Research Consortium on Tailings

University of Queensland - Sustainable Minerals Institute

Production, Storage, Consequence, Governance and Practice

Future Tails

University of Western Australia, Rio Tinto, BHP

Training, Research, Technical references

COSIA Tailings Environmental Priority Area

Canada's Oil Sands Innovation Alliance

Innovation and technologies in management of oil sands tailings

Quantifying the Financial Benefits of Technological Solutions for Improved Water and Tailings ManagemenT

Bradshaw Institute for Minerals and Mining

Project focused on determining the financial benefits of investing in tailings and water technology for the mining industry

Tailings Management at NRCan

Natural Resources Canada (NRCan)

Tailings management research and science policy advice

TAILENG Tailings and Industrial Waste Engineering Center

Georgia Tech, Colorado State University, UC Berkley, University of Illinois

Research in design of tailings & industrial waste storage facilities

Tailings Center

Colorado School of Mines, Colorado State University, University of Arizona

Research and training for tailings engineers

University of Alberta Geotechnical Center

University of Alberta

Research, short courses and conferences

To know more about Global Action on Tailings contact gmpa@ausimm.com