Laboratory of Resources Management
Cooperative Program for Resources Engineering
Division of Sustainable Resources Engineering
School of Engineering
Graduate School of Engineering
Hokkaido University

Introduction of the Laboratory

Aim of the Study in the Laboratory of Resources Management

The laboratory of Resources Management aims to realize appropriate resources management for both resource producing and utilizing countries.
Social, political, economic and management knowledge and international point of view are necessary in addition to engineering knowledge such as exploration, exploitation, dressing and processing to conduct resource business in the 21st century. The Laboratory of Resources Management educates the students who have basic engineering knowledge to be internationally minded, to be able to obtain an overview of resource flow and to be capable of designing and managing.

Main topic

Resources management in resource producing countries.

Themes of the studies

The management of copper resources and economics in the Republic of Zambia
The study of CSR of oil development companies in the Federal Republic of Nigeria
The study of diamond industry  in the Republic of Botswana

Related classes

(1) Resource Management I
Main contents:
・Basic knowledge of resources
・Project management (Economic management [Resource economics], Human resources management and organization management, Risk and Security management, and Information management)
・Project management method (PCM: Project Cycle Management)

(2) Resource Management II
Main contents: Mine planning, Designing and Feasibility study

(3) Special Lecture I for Cooperative Program for Resources Engineering
Main contents: Basic knowledge of contracts, International contracts, Environmental Impact Assessment

Members of the Laboratory

Prof.
Yohei Kawamura
kawamura*eng.hokudai.ac.jp
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Under graduate school
B4  Nozaki

Graduate school
M1  Tanaka

Access

Laboratory of Resources Management
Cooperative Program for Resources Engineering
Division of Sustainable Resources Engineering
School of Engineering
Hokkaido University
Kita13-jyo, Nishi8-choume, Kita-ku
Sapporo, Hokkaido,
060-8628, Japan