Inside the February issue

Photo gallery

News

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Industry at a glance

Following the crowd

Companies are clamouring to provide crowdfunding services to miners, but will it catch on?
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Quebec’s changing environment

Investor uncertainty, development issues highlight discussion at Québec Mines
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Crude debate

Canadian government pushes back against European greenhouse gas legislation
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Resource-backed renaissance

Colombia seeks foreign investment in oil and gas as a development driver
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Taking a chance on new tech

Cost reduction will loom large for juniors at PDAC 2014

Project Profile

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The next generation in nickel mining

The Sudbury basin has a long history of nickel production, and Totten, Vale’s latest operation, continues the tradition

Travel

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Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Columns

HR Outlook

No skills shortage in Canadian mining? Think again

Eye on Business

Are net smelter royalties enforceable against Quebec mining properties?

Safety

It’s time to get smarter about safety

Jurisdictions

Fourth time’s the charm: Quebec amends its mining act

Upfront: Construction

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Jet boring takes off at Cigar Lake

A difficult uranium deposit inspires the creation of a new mining method in the Athabasca basin
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Build it and they will come

B.C.’s Northwest Transmission Line will spark mineral developments
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Piece by enormous piece

Éléonore on the frontline of modular construction
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Potash palace

Uncertain about the future of BHP Billiton’s Jansen mine? Drop in on Maury Simoneau, site superintendent

Technology: Underground Networks

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Communication skills

Underground operations are notoriously tough environments for communication technologies, but today’s system suppliers are answering the demands for safety, performance and durability with a spectrum of network solutions

Tools of the Trade

The best in new technology

Notes

Editor's letter

Performance review

President's notes

Mapping the future

CIM Convention 2014

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