Inside the August issue

The Power of People

Can it be done? Can it be done better?

Consultants and specialists provide the expertise needed to extract the most from human and natural resources

Featured Mines

Going for gold

Agnico-Eagle’s Kittilä gold mine in Finland is drawing admiring attention from all quarters

The Midas touch

Agnico-Eagle’s LaRonde mine extension

News

Celebrating excellence in mining safety

Competition simulates real-life mine emergencies to encourage team building and problem solving

Industry surveys report increased inequality in Canadian mining

Recession affects individual mining and exploration companies in different ways

A climate that fosters innovation

President-elect Chris Twigge-Molecey lays out his broad vision for CIM

Mining above and beyond

Mining and space sectors gather for sixth annual symposium

Benefits of the mining industry

An opinion letter by former QMA chairman

Students master mine rescues

Mining engineering students get hands-on safety training

CIM News

Sleuthing, cruising and teeing off

CIM’s Northern Gateway Branch uses a range of activities to raise awareness and rally support

A swinging good time

CIM's Harricana Branch holds its annual golf tournament

Exploring the scene

CIM’s Red Lake Branch conducts its annual review of the latest developments in the industry

From the ground up

The winner of the Order of Sancta Barbara is reshaping the public’s perception of mining

Plenty to sink your teeth into

CIM unveils its new lineup for the 2009-2010 Distinguished Lecturer season

United we stand

CIM’s new One Membership initiative promises streamlining, solidarity and synergy

Upfront

Agility through simplicity

Sometimes the most adaptable solutions are often the simplest ones

The making of good agreements

A three-step approach

Who you gonna call?

The difference between process control, instrumentation and control systems expertise

Teaching the business of the mineral resources industry

Mineral economics at Queen’s University

A conversation with Canada’s CFO of the Year

Agnico-Eagle’s David Garofalo shares his thoughts on a range of topics including working with investors, controlling costs and predicting commodity trends

Columns

Eye on Business

Bill C-300 threatens Canada’s international extractive sector

MAC Economic Commentary

Canada’s trade and investment policy priorities

Standards

CIM input into NI 43-101 amendments

HR Outlook

The numbers are telling: There is a consensus on the emergence of an HR crunch, but how do we predict its extent?

History

Economic Geology

Butte, Montana (Part 4)

Historical Metallurgy

The gold rush in Tierra del Fuego

Mining Lore

Bright lights, long shadows

The curious coal of Albert County

Notes

Editor's letter

The ties that bind

President's notes

The future is in your hands

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