Congratulations to Round Mountain on their first place win as the Safest Large Surface Mine in Nevada for the second year in a row.
Round Mountain’s Randy Burggraff, Vice-President and General Manager and RW Carver, Health, Safety and Training Manager accepted the award in Lake Tahoe from the Nevada Mining Association on September 13th.
The award was presented by Kinross’ very own Kris Sims, VP Regional Financial Officer, Americas, who was recently appointed Chair of the Nevada Mining Association. “It was very special to have the opportunity to award my hard working colleagues at Round Mountain. It was a great showing for our site among the many mining companies in the state,” said Kris.
Individual awards of excellence were also given to Round Mountain team members:
Outstanding Career in Safety: Earl Doege, Safety Supervisor
Overall General Supervisor/Middle Manager: Wes Amos, Mill/Crusher General Foreman
Safety Champion: Dan Browne, Mobile Maintenance Machinist
Safety Champion: Nichole Cooley, Pad Crew Lead
“We proudly accept this on behalf of the team. It is everyone’s daily commitment to safety that’s contributed to this win,” said Randy.
It’s all about Kinross onstage as Kris Sims (right), VP Regional Financial Officer, Americas who is also the newly appointed Chair of the Nevada Mining Council hands the award to RW Carver, Health, Safety and Training Manager, Round Mountain and Randy Burggraff, Vice-President and General Manager, Round Mountain