AMIGOS is a collection of heavy equipment firms, machinery suppliers, metal recyclers, construction companies, banks, manufacturers, transportation firms, tire dealers, chemical companies, engineering firms, insurance firms.
Arizona Geological Survey
AGS provides geologic information to enhance public understanding of the state’s geologic character, geologic hazards and limitations, and mineral resources; inform, advise and assist the Arizona public in matters concerning the geological processes, Earth materials, landscapes, and the development and use of mineral resources; provide technical advice and assistance to industry while encouraging the wise and prudent use of Arizona lands and mineral resources; provide technical geologic advice and assistance to state, tribal, and local civil authorities.
Arizona Mining Association
AMA promotes sound public policy at all levels of government, educating the public about the benefits of mining and supporting the sustainability of a safe and responsible mining industry.
Arizona Rock Products Association
ARPA is a trade organization, that for 60 years has represented companies producing nearly all the aggregate materials in the State of Arizona.Members include producers or suppliers of aggregate, asphaltic concrete, ready mix concrete, asphalt and portland cement, as well as trucking firms, paving contractors and other aggregate end users, material testing labs and ancillary companies.
WIM (Women In Mining) AZ Chapter
WIM is a non-governmental organization that focuses on attracting, retaining and advancing professionals in the mining industry as well educating the members and the public in the various aspects of mining. We are an inclusive organization, everyone is welcome to participate. We are
currently in the process of formalizing our non-profit status.
Lowell Institute of Mineral Resources
The University of Arizona fully integrates the breadth of academic disciplines and organizations needed to provide innovative solutions to today’s minerals industry risks, and to prepare the next generation of diverse professionals for tomorrow’s challenges.
Mineral Discovery Center
Offers tours of a fully operational mine and the experience of standing at the edge of the open pit and walking into the mill to see how ore turns into copper!
Mining Foundation of the Southwest
A non-profit organization based in Tucson, Arizona, working to educate the public about mineral resources and the mineral extraction and processing industries and to honor outstanding accomplishments in the mining industry.
The Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration (SME) is an international society of professionals in the minerals industry. The SME membership is nearly 15,000 strong, with members in nearly 100 countries.
American Exploration & Mining Assoc.
National Mining Association