Inside the Dec '16/Jan '17 issue

In Focus

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Injection hoisting - a new approach to mine development

A special presentation made in co-operation with McEwen Mining

Project Profile

Gahcho Kue aerial view

A brilliant start

Gahcho Kué, the Northwest Territories’ newest diamond mine, promises sparkling returns for DeBeers Canada

Technology: Heavy equipment

Caterpillar 794AC

Precision and power

Today’s electric-drive heavy haulers, with more precise controls and greater efficiency, are equal parts brawn and brain


New Frontiers

Atlas Copco 14-tonne ST14 LHD in Kvarntorp Sweden

Fully loaded

Atlas Copco feels its way into autonomous loading for LHDs
liquid metal battery

A layered approach

MIT professor develops liquid metal battery for grid-level energy storage
electric truck

Power couple

Goldcorp and Sandvik partner to deliver all-electric mine at Borden Lake
Ali G. Madiseh

Harvesting heat from mine water

UBC engineering professor has a plan to help miners stop burning money

CIM Community


Gone but not forgotten

Mining Lore

Tools of the Trade

The best in new technology


Ryan Bergen headshot

Editor's letter

Interesting times
Michael Winship

President's notes

Destroying our cathedrals

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