CALGARY – TVI Pacific is the recipient of four environmental and safety awards bestowed by the government of the Philippines and the country’s leading mining industry association. The awards were presented at the annual mine safety and environment conference held on Nov. 20, 2010, in Baguio City.
Representatives of TVI accepted the Platinum Achievement Award in the surface mining category, the Safest Mines Award in the concentrator category, the Mining Forest Award in the metallic mine category, and the Health and Safety Award.
In a separate program, TVI also won the Gawad Kalingtasan at Kalusugan (GKK) Health and Safety Award.
“These awards speak volumes of the commitment, loyalty and expertise of everyone at TVI in all areas of our operation,” said Clifford M. James, president & CEO. “It shows that we really do believe and practice responsible mining. These are remarkable achievements for TVI.”
The company operates the Canatuan copper-zinc-gold-silver mine in the province of Zamgoanga del Norte. More information can be found at www.TVIPacific.com.