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Melco wins global award

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London, England — MININGREVIEW.COM — 08 December 2010 – Leading South African roller manufacturer Melco Conveyor Equipment (Pty) Limited (Melco) “’ a well known brand in South Africa and on the international bulk handling market “’ has won the Anglo American inaugural global supplier award for sustainability.

The award was presented to Melco executive chairman Carsten Spanggaard at a ceremony here in recognition of the company’s achievements as a supplier to Anglo American. Melco was one of four companies short-listed globally from all of Anglo American’s suppliers.

“We are delighted to have received this award,” said Spanggaard. “Sustainability is central to our customer-focused approach, and we are deeply honoured to have our efforts validated at such a prestigious event.

Anglo American group head of supply chain Andrew Hinkly said “Through our supplier awards, we have been able to communicate, engage and share with suppliers what it takes to meet our ambition to become the investment, the partner and the employer of choice. Recipients of these Awards have demonstrated an ability to live our guiding values of safety; care and respect; integrity; accountability; collaboration and innovation, and to integrate them into their own business processes,” he stated.

Anglo American CEOCynthia Carroll added: “If you can assure us of your commitment to those values, then we really can work together.”

Melco is a manufacturer and supplier of high quality conveyor idlers, structure and motorised pulleys. It operates in over 75 countries around the world, and is now part of the Rulmeca Group.