IOM3 - The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) is a major UK engineering institution whose activities encompass the whole materials cycle, from exploration and extraction, through characterisation, processing, forming, finishing and application, to product recycling and land reuse. It exists to promote and develop all aspects of materials science and engineering, geology, mining and associated technologies, mineral and petroleum engineering and extraction metallurgy, as a leading authority in the worldwide materials and mining community.
2019 marks an incredibly exciting year for the Institute as it celebrates 150 years since the Iron and Steel Institute was first established in 1869. With a packed events calendar that looks back at the history of IOM3 while also looking forward to the future ensuring that the role of the Institute helps people manage materials and deliver the innovations needed to face societal challenges.