Norwest Presentations

The following presentations are available as reprints. In some cases a PDF file is also available. If you have any questions or comments please contact:



Is Coal Preparation Still Relevant?

Presented at MINExpo INTERNATIONAL® 2016, on September 28, 2016, by John Trygstad, Vice President Coal Processing and Facilities Engineering.

Coal Tailings Dams: Where to From Here?

Presented at a Western Canadian Coal Society Networking Luncheon on January 21, 2015, by Sean Ennis, Vice Pesident, Mining.

Sustainable Development Practical Applications and Outcomes

Presented at the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) Annual Meeting on September 24, 2014, by Wanda Burget.

Operations Management - How Listening and Responding to a Workforce Created a Top Performing Mine Operation

Presented at the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) Annual Meeting on September 24, 2014, by Gary Buchan.

Are There Opportunities for Women in the Mining Industry? You Bet!

Presented jointly at the Western Wyoming Community College Career Day for Young Women on October 29, 2013, by Wanda Burget (Norwest Corporation) and Julie Lutz (FMC Minerals).

Greater Sage-Grouse Seeking Operating Certainty in the Shadow of the ESA

Presented at the Industrial Minerals Association - North America Annual Meeting on September 11, 2013, by Wanda Burget.

Stratigraphic, Lithologic, and Enrichment Character of the Mahogany Zone Oil Shale in the Eastern Uinta Basin, Utah

Presented at the International Oil Shale Symposium in Tallinn, Estonia on June 10-13, 2013, by Steven Kerr, Lindsay Schou and Peter Doumit

Shale Gas Drilling - Evolving Regulatory Environment

Presented at the HB Litigation Conference in New York, NY on October 3, 3012, by John Imse.

First Large Scale Commercial Mining Operation in Tavan Tolgoi Basin

Presented jointly at MINExpo INTERNATIONAL 2012 by Andrew Little (Mongolian Mining Corporation) and John Trygstad (Norwest Corporation).

Efemcujuru Mine Rock and Filtered Tailings Facilities

Presented at MINExpo INTERNATIONAL 2012.

A Unique Exploration and Resource Development Project

Sulfate of Potash development project involving fractional crystallization of potassium minerals using large-scale solar evaporation ponds.

What is New in Longwall Mining

Presented at Longwall USA by Carl Pollastro, June 2009

Carbon Sequestration

Presentation at the RMCMI - June 2009

Western Coal: A Good Neighbor

Presented at the RMCMI by the RMCMI - June 2009

World Coal - May 2006