Inside the February 2016 issue

In Focus

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WATCH: The future of mining

A special presentation made in co-operation with McEwen Mining

Project Profile

Caribou worker underground

Caribou ready for the run

The mining team at Trevali’s Caribou mine is ramping up production at the New Brunswick operation with the expectation that zinc prices are set to bounce back

Technology: Blasting


Cutting the strings

Automation is working its way into the mine and the latest advance in wireless blasting could clear the way for a step change in underground development


Eldorado Skouries


Freeport, Arizona

Signs of the times

Miners cut dividends, shed workers and assets as commodity prices hit 2002 levels
Tire factory

Making tracks in mining

BKT Tires expands into mining tire market

A new playing field

Two Supreme Court decisions allow indigenous groups to directly sue companies in aboriginal title cases


Because it’s 2016

Understanding big data

Upfront: Copper


Yanacocha’s copper rush

SART plant optimization unlocks the future for the Newmont mine

All sorted out

A new cyclone diagnostic system is keeping things moving at Copper Mountain

Life goals

Julie Neilson is trying to help copper miners improve their reclamation techniques

CIM Convention 2016

Mining Lore

Tools of the Trade

The best in new technology


Editor's letter

Keeping busy

President's notes

The challenge before us

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