Vale joins EMESRT

The EMESRT Advisory Group welcomes new member Vale. Vale is one of the world’s largest producers of high-quality and low-carbon nickel products and an important producer of copper and responsibly sourced cobalt. With headquarters in Toronto, Canada, and operations in Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, Manitoba, Indonesia and Brazil, the Base Metals business delivers critical building blocks for a cleaner, greener future. For more information visit

EMESRT Vale member representative, Natalie Hawkins, Principal Engineer Technology and Innovation based in Canada, joins the already strong representation from Alcoa, AngloAmerican, BHP, Glencore, Rio Tinto and Teck Resources to the EMESRT Advisory Group.

Together, the Advisory Group continues to drive the EMESRTs vision of ‘a mining industry free of fatalities, injuries and occupational illnesses associated with operating and maintaining earth moving equipment’. 

“Vale is proud to join the EMESRT global initiatives and is looking forward to supporting health and safety issues to industry problems.” Natalie Hawkins – Principal Engineer Technology and Innovation.