Inside the November issue

Upfront

Living Mine simulation package

From the desktop to the mine face

Next generation simulators range from cost-effective to totally immersive
Unassisted chalcopyrite leaching

An elegant alternative to smelting

Chalcopyrite leaching process leaves a smaller footprint
Manitobah Mukluks

Social capital

Mining firms back Aboriginal business development fund
Randy Hawes

Shaking off the past

B.C. poised for development, says the government’s mining point man

News

B.C. aboriginal mine training partnership underway

Program provides skills training and employment opportunities

Restoring the past

Britannia Mine Museum receives makeover

Outlook darkens for DRC developments

Recent seizure of assets brings to the fore the risks involved in doing business in developing countries

A clearer result

B.C. lab offers sharper tool for environmental monitoring

Columns

MAC Economic Commentary

It’s time for Canada to get serious about metals recycling

HR Outlook

Managing the cycle through long-term workforce planning

Eye on Business

How will the recent B.C./First Nations agreement affect future negotiations?

Standards

New guidelines for international reporting of Russian mineral resources and reserves

Project Profile

Environmental planning

The way forward

CIM News

Something old, something new

CIM Metallurgical Society gets new name

No guts, no glory

How one CIM member breathed new life back into Prince George’s mining community

A cohesive approach to improving metallurgical efficiency

Xstrata’s Lotter met challenge head on using process mineralogy

History

Economic Geology

Nevada-type gold deposits (Part 4)

Historical Metallurgy

The miners' safety lamp

Mining Lore

The four funerals of Sophia Cameron

Death and riches in the Cariboo Gold Rush

Notes

Editor's letter

Striking the right chords

President's notes

Poised for growth

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