Safety Statistics are being Gathered

GGSSA have started to gather anonymous safety statistics from our active membership. All active members will receive quarterly summaries of information relating to incidents & hazards.

Save the Date

GGSSA’s AGM and Technical Day will be held on Friday 13th February, 2015, in conjunction with the ASEG Conference in Perth, Western Australia. GGSSA is seeking speakers for the day.

Version 1.0 of Electrical Geophysics Guidelines Available to Members

GGSSA is pleased to announce that version 1.0 of the Association’s Guidelines for Ground Geophysical Electrical Methods is now available for members to download. A Guidance Note on Working With Lightning is also available for members.

New Members – Vortex Geophysics and FMG

The GGSSA Executive welcomes Vortex Geophysics and FMG as new members.

Consolidated Minerals Joins as Associate Member

The executive committee welcomes Consolidated Minerals on board as an Associate member.

Welcome Gem Geophysics

The executive committee is pleased to welcome our newest member – Gem Geophysics.

GGSSA to present at ASEG Perth Branch Meeting

Kathlene Oliver will be representing the executive committee of GGSSA in presenting an update on the activities of the Association.  The presentation will take place at the Perth Branch meeting on April 9th 2014 at the City West Function Centre.

CSIRO Joins!

The executive committee are pleased to welcome the CSIRO as members of GGSSA.  We welcome the support of industry, government, manufacturers, and researchers who can help GGSSA achieve its objective of advancing safety in ground geophysics.

Hudbay Joins as Sponsor!

Hudbay Minerals have recently joined as a Sponsor of GGSSA.  Based in Canada, HudBay Minerals Inc. has been exploring and mining for over 80 years.  Founded as Hudson Bay Mining & Smelting Co., Limited, much of its history has centered around its Flin Flon base in Manitoba. 

Hudbay Minerals actively participate in external initiatives and voluntary codes to ensure they remain responsible partners and corporate citizens.  Sponsorship of GGSSA is well aligned with Hudbay’s corporate strategies and initiatives for HSEQ and SD.

The Executive Committee is very excited to welcome Hudbay Minerals as an Association Sponsor and look forward to working with Hudbay and our other Sponsors and members to achieve wide spread adoption of enhanced work practices in ground geophysics.

Welcome New Members!

The Executive Committee would like to welcome our newest members: Planetary Geophysics and Consolidated Minerals.  We now have 16 Associate Members and 10 Active Members.  We also have 3 generous sponsors: Rio Tinto, Anglogold Ashanti and MMG.  The support of these companies enables us to keep membership fees low thus making the Association financially accessible to all.