SGV attends the 61st ANMSEC

MG 7 Leader and Natural Resource Development Head Jimmy del Rosario, Partner Len Layug and Senior Director Junay Estroso-Sy recently attended the 61st Annual National Mine Safety and Environment Conference (ANMSEC) in Camp John Hay, Baguio City. The conference was hosted by the Philippine Mine Safety and Environment Association with the theme “61 Years of Responsible Mining and Nation Building”. Activities during the four-day conference included tree planting, a media and mining night, various sports activities, a mining exhibit, a minerals industry symposium, a minerals industry parade, a mine safety field demonstration and a field competition and awarding, among others.

Capping off the event was the awards night and testimonial dinner where the coveted 2014 Presidential Mineral Industry Environmental Award was given to various mining companies in different categories. Other awards include Best Mining Forest, Safest Mines Awards, Platinum and Titanium Awards, Special Awards and Mine’s Best Personalities. The program’s guest of honor and keynote speaker was Mr. Manuel V. Pangilinan, Chairman of Philex Mining Corporation.