Inside the May issue

Upfront: Award-winners & HR Leaders

Canada’s first Carlin-type gold discovery

How ATAC’s team located “no-seeum” deposits in Yukon’s Rackla gold belt

The right people at the right time

Goldcorp establishes a new graduate program

First place Finnish

Finland has excellent geology and business culture – but do not go in poor

King of the mountain

Copper Mountain CEO and recent hall of fame inductee Jim O’Rourke on his life in mining


Industry at a glance

Is perception reality?

Examining the methodology and usefulness of the Fraser Institute’s mining survey

The North comes of age

Federal and territorial government initiatives to increase northerners’ say in resource development

A new plant in the Prairies

Saskatchewan Research Council rolls out pilot processing plant and QEMSCAN service

A taxing budget for miners

Extension and elimination of tax incentives for mining loom large in Canada’s budget

Quebec proposes raising royalty rates

Industry braces for impacts of further mining tax increases

CIM Community

It takes two in Toronto

CIM Branches thrive in Canada’s premier mining metropolis

Exploring a world of new opportunities

Incoming president Robert Schafer brings his professional and volunteer know-how to CIM

Welcoming francophone Africa

Canada announces conclusion of negotiations on investment agreements with Cameroon and Zambia at CIM-hosted Franco-Mine 2013

Project Profile

Tungsten trailblazer

Northcliff Resources intends to capture more value at its Sisson project in New Brunswick by upgrading tungsten to marketable ammonium paratungstate – a Canadian first

Technology: Shafts and Hoists

Lifeline of the mine

Innovations in wire rope construction and monitoring improve performance and availability for deep mines


MAC Economic Commentary

Mining and Canada’s North: build it and they will come

Eye on Business

Contemplating competitor collaborations

HR Outlook

Mining sector must build and cultivate talent pool


Enterprise value and new mining projects


Introducing the CIM Definition Standards Consultation project

Tools of the Trade

The best in new technology

Mining Lore

Project Azorian

Covert Cold War Ops disguised as deep-sea mining


Editor's letter

A teachable moment

President's notes

A growing community

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