Tyre Procurement and Management with Rod Dugmore of MMGHosted By : Mining IQ Editorial
September 14, 2012
About this Podcast...
Tyre procurement and management plays an important part in any mining operation and may affect the bottom line to any company. So how can we improve the longevity of our tyres? How can we ensure a solid relationship with our tyre suppliers? Rod Dugmore, Maintenance Manager at Minerals and Metals Group (MMG) talks to Mining IQ about the strategies to increase tyre lifespan, ensuring a solid relationship with suppliers, and how he feels the industry will evolve in the near future. Questions asked include:
1. Post GFC where do you see this industry heading in the next couple of years?
2. Why are establishing long term relationships with suppliers beneficial to companies? How can this be achieved?
3. What are some challenges you are facing when it comes to developing and implementing strategies for Increasing Tyre Lifespan?
4. What are some of the strategies used at MMG which can be applied to other sites? In what contexts are these strategies successful?
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