From left: René del Villar, Quebec branch vice-president, Norman O. Lotter, Xstrata Process Support and Rock Gagnon, Quebec branch vice-president.
The CIM Quebec Branch welcomed Normon O. Lotter, manager, process mineralogy, Xstrata Process Support, on January 21. His presentation, entitled “Process mineralogy — adding value and reducing risk,” was a big hit with those in attendance. Lotter also discussed the increased recovery of nickel and copper at Raglan mine. The evening was sponsored by Agnico-Eagle, the Quebec Mining Association, COREM, Gestion SODEMEX inc., Instrumentation GDD inc., Virginia Mines and Fasken Martineau.
Marie Fortin is the Quebec branch secretary.