Inside the August issue

Project Profile

Maricunga mine in winter

Upper crust

Kinross Gold’s high-altitude Maricunga mine


Quebec Lithium project

Canada Lithium secures mining licence

Project closing in on lithium ion battery market
Dan Wicklum

Cozying up for the environment

Will the latest oil sands alliance bring on a new eco-era?
Minexpo 2012

Days in Toyland

Minexpo 2012 will showcase industry strengths

CIDA puts plans in motion

Extractive industries institute will focus on policy development

CIM Community

Reader survey results

A valuable source of information

Fresh air in the underground

Vale’s Cheryl Allen discusses implementation of underground automated ventilation systems

Rising star in “Canada’s game”

McIntosh Engineering Scholarship winner determined to be a leader in mining

It takes time and teamwork

Vale Medal winner reveals road to success

A sea of opportunity

MSNS’ 125th anniversary celebration highlights contribution of mining to Nova Scotia

MassMin 2012

A massive success

Nine things I learned at MassMin 2012

A CIM Magazine editor shares his key takeaways from Sudbury

Leading by example

CIM-Bedford Canadian Young Mining Leader Award winners help take industry above and beyond

So You Think You Know Mining takes off

Social media spurs growth of OMA video competition

Laying a strong foundation

Hatch and CIM safety award first to focus on construction phase


Romarco Minerals Inc

First impressions

Myotte Bellamy Productions brings mines to life before they happen
Detour Gold

Measure twice, build once

Detour Gold takes the cautious route to mine development
Cortex grinding circuit

Mill mods save money

Barrick’s systematic approach to comminution efficiency
Jack Medlin

Rocky road to recovery

The USGS’s Jack Medlin on the revitalization of geological science in Afghanistan

EITI and the push for global transparency

Is Canada ignoring its leadership role in the extractive industries?

Tools of the Trade


Supply Side

Mining supply: local content or international competition?

Eye on Business

Environmental Assessment in Canada’s Arctic

HR Outlook

Collaborative approach key to filling industry talent gap


Small steps beyond the standard build better working relationships with Aboriginals


Copper explorer improves life for Andean Highlands residents

Historical Metallurgy

Historical Mettalurgy

The rush for gold

Mining Lore

Mining lore

William Ogilvie

Surveyor of the Klondike Gold Rush


Editor's letter

Going to extremes

President's notes

125 years old and still full of life

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