Background Documents

The following documents provide the history and background information for the development of the Global Mining Standards and Guidelines Group and its Working Groups.

January 20, 2014
The Case for Standards: WITSML
WITSMLstandard

December 5, 2013
The EM Model, The Open Group
Exploration and Mining Business Process Reference Model

May 3, 2013
GMSG Underground Mining Stakeholder Survey: complete results
GMSG UG Stakeholder Survey Results_May2013

March 19, 2013
GMSG 2012 Report of Activities & 2013 Plan
GMSG_2012Report_2013Plan

January 23, 2012
Final report for the Common User Interface Project of the Situation Awareness Working Group.
MSGC Common User Interface (Shovel) Project Final Report (1)
MSGC Common User Interface (Shovel) Final_UI Description

November 20, 2012
Survey Results: Mining Mobile Equipment Information Management 2
MSGC Mining Mobile Equipment Information Management Survey 2

August 17, 2012
MSGC Situation Awareness and Common User Interface: Shovels – Project Overview

May 9, 2012
MSGC – SMART Onboard Technology Users’ Survey, May 9 2012

March 3, 2012
CIM Mining Standards and Guidelines Committee: Implementation and Start-up Plan and Overview

February 2012
Standards “One Voice” History

February 2012
Promotional Flyer: CIM Mining Standards and Guidelines Committee

September 2011
Draft Charter: CIM Mining Standards and Guidelines Committee

May 2010
OEM OTM Technology Standards Mining Industry Summit, Vancouver, May 8, 2010: Session Summary

May 8, 2010
SMART OEM/OTM Technology Standards Summit

September 2007
One Industry Voice: Connectivity and Technology Standards for the Surface Mining Industry: Final Report

October 30, 2005
SSMART Initial Letter to OEMs for One Industry Voice

Appendix to One Industry Voice: Connectivity and Technology Standards for the Surface Mining Industry: Final Report