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A note of thanks from the Organising Committee

The 13th International Congress on Mining Maintenance, Mapla-Mantemin 2016 Executive Committee appreciates over 170 attendees from 8 countries at the congress held at the Hotel Enjoy, Antofagasta, Chile.

In this opportunity, 41 lectures on the most recent developments and innovations related to mining maintenance, productivity and asset management strategies, maintenance best practices, and technological innovations  in asset management.


We are particularly grateful to:

  • The authors, for their invaluable technical contributions and willingness to share their knowledge and experiences
  • The editors of articles for their contribution
  • The Technical Committee, for their collaboration to the revision of abstracts and articles
  • The Advisory Committee, for their contribution to promote the congress
  • The co-organizing institutions, The School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering, University of Queensland, Australia; Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Department of Mechanical Engineering, Universidad de Chile; and  Department of Mechanical Engineering, Universidad de Antofagasta.
  • The sponsors, for their generous support
  • Media partners, for their assistance in promoting the congress and bringing updated information to the public in a timely manner

And last, but certainly not least, we would like to thank all participants for their contribution to the technical discussion of presented works, which contributed to the success of the 13thversion of Mapla-Mantemin Congress. 

Executive Committee

Mapla-Mantemin 2016