winners of Anglo American’s 2011 Supplier Awards were announced at the
awards dinner following the Supplier Conference in London on 8th
This year’s event was our fourth Supplier Conference which provides a
platform for customers, suppliers and stakeholders to communicate and
develop relationships - with Anglo American and each other.
specific aim of the conference this year was to share success and
lessons learned so we can improve performance and recognise and
celebrate the excellent
work undertaken by people from both Anglo American and our
suppliers. This excellent work was recognised through the Supplier
Awards, the winners of which are detailed below.
For all the photos from the event or to download the Supplier Conference brochure
please visit the website.
Nominated by Germán Gaete, Operations Supply Chain Manager for Copper
systems in the mining industry are traditionally made from high density
polyurethane and mining PVC – high cost materials that require
specialisation. Netafim introduced a new Flatnet
technology for leaching by installing an irrigation mesh made from
used in the agricultural industry, Netafim applied the Flatnet product
to Mantos Blancos as part of an eight month test. During this time
Netafim demonstrated the technology’s resistance
to highly corrosive
Left to right : Enrique Pizarro (Netafim), Germán Gaete (Supply Chain),
Germán González (Netafim)