Inside the August issue

Project Profile

Southern exposure

Hudbay Minerals chose the Constancia copper mine in the Peruvian Andes to be its first major development project abroad.The 85-year-old company is already at work to prove it will not be its last.


Industry at a glance

Slow road to the Ring of Fire

What happens now that Cliffs has put its chromite project on hold?

Hot on the trail

Researchers track the footprints that lead to mineral discoveries

Seeing the light

Industry and civil society agree Canadian transparency regulations moving in the right direction

The right to privacy

Who benefits from confidential impact and benefit agreements?

The green path to China

China’s environmental policies open up opportunities for Canadian suppliers


MAC Economic Commentary

Countries, companies, citizens benefit from greater transparency


Will Pascua-Lama fines have chilling effect on mining in Chile?

Eye on Business

Quebec’s new Mining Act would increase uncertainty and costs

Workplace Culture

Seeing gender differently

Upfront: Education and Training

Primed for B.C.’s future

BC AMTA aims to fill mining industry skills gap

Make it official

Universities push to keep community relations programs going

Three days can make a career

Field trip designed by and for geophysics students connects them with jobs

Sustainable mining is gay-friendly

Joshua Collins urges companies to put academic HR theories to the test

Technology: Drilling and Blasting

Value in pieces

Smarter tools and bold ideas promise better blasting results

Mining Lore

Project Oilsand

An atomic answer to Alberta’s oil sands

Tools of the Trade

The best in new technology

CIM Community

Have wisdom, will travel

CIM’s distinguished lecturer lineup stacked with industry expertise

Technical Abstracts


Editor's letter

Character study

President's notes

Opening the door

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