AIMS Notice Board

Here you will find notices of interest to AIMS Members. Don't forget to also check the NEWS page and the EVENTS page to keep informed!


Mt Isa 2017 Review

2017 Mt Isa 180The AIMS 2017 Mt Isa Interactive Session was held on 9th June 2017 and was well attended by well over 20 registrants.

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QLD Sub-Committee Hits the Ground Running

After an evening of networking at one of Brisbane's top 'pubs' the Queensland subcommittee members spent the Saturday discussing keys issues confronting mine surveyors in Queensland. Each of the six members were given a highlighted topic to investigate before the meeting.

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Moranbah 2017 Technology Day Review

moranbah 2017Another successful Technology Day was held in Moranbah in 2017 on 10th May with 50 attendees from a majority of the surrounding mines.

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A Notice from 1983 - The Training of Surveyors

surveyorpicbossiA Notice from the Board of Surveyors in 1983 still rings true. While getting prepared for his move to his new office in the McKell Building near Central Station, David Job, Director of Cadastral Integrity in the Office of the Registrar General, found the following notice from the Board of Surveyors issued in November 1983.

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Mudgee 2017 Seminar Review

bathymetric boat seam surveysThe 2017 Mudgee Seminar kicked off on the Friday night (17th March) with a fabulous dinner at Mudgee Brewing Company - a fantastic start - with the presentations commencing on the following day.

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BOSSI CPD Determination

bossi cpd determinationThe new CPD Determination is now on BOSSI website.

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Gazetted Provision of Mine Survey Plan NSW

mine survey plansDavid McLean, Chief Inspector published an order in the Government Gazette on the provision, preparation and supply of mine survey plans in NSW.

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BOSSI Survey Assistant Determination NSW

2016 mtisa 001 180x160One of the issues identified as a concern to mining surveyors in NSW last year was a lack of certainty in whether a person qualified to be a “survey assistant” as defined under the Board’s Combined Determination.

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AIMS Awards 2016 Winners

AIMS 2016 Awards 180x160The inaugural AIMS 2016 Awards winners were announced and presented at the annual AIMS Annual Conference Gala dinner during the ISM2016 Congress.

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ISM2016 Congress a Great Success!

ism2016 dinnerThe XVI International Mine Surveying Congress (ISM2016) held on 12 - 16 September 2016 in Brisbane, Australia was deemed a great success. The Congress was proudly hosted by AIMS and the International Society for Mine Surveying (ISM) and was well attended by industry delegates from around the world.

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Field Notes – New Guidelines to be developed by BOSSI

bossipic 180x160Due to queries regarding storage and archiving of field notes, BOSSI is considering developing guidelines for the preparation, storage and archiving of field notes and invites the profession to make submissions.

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Mt Isa 2016 Seminar Review

2016 mtisa 001 180x160Once again Mount Isa turned it up for the 2016 AIMS regional seminar held at the ‘Outback at Isa’. The day consisted of six 1 hour sessions which saw sponsors show off their premium equipment.

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Communique - Proposed Legislative Changes Affecting WA Mine Surveyors

communique wa legislative changesAs previously reported, there are changes afoot with regards to the WA mining regulations and how that in particular, affects mining surveyors in Western Australia.

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Proposed WA Legislative Changes Affecting Mine Surveyors

wa mine surveyorsSEE UPDATE/COMMUNIQUE HERE - Recently, for a variety of reasons, the Western Australian Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) have embarked down the road of reviewing the Western Australian Mine Safety and Inspection Act (1994) and Regulations (1995).

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AIMS Moranbah 2016 Review

moranbah 2016 180x260Review of AIMS Moranbah Technology Day 2016

Our first AIMS Technology Day was held on Wednesday the 18th May. We trialled a new format of rotating workshops and hands-on sessions, instead of our normal format of technical presentations.

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AIMS 2016 WA Curtin Uni Scholarship

shane watson and jhobie 180x160The 2016 Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors Curtin University Scholarship has been awarded to Jhobie Verdejo.

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