Inside the May 2016 issue

Underground mining

Instrumented bolt

New angles on an old problem

Researchers and coal miners in Illinois capture shear stress with new instrumented bolts
Mine at sunrise

Not your typical run of the mill

Comprehensive preparation earns potash operation a huge spike in productivity
Dean Millar

Cutting consumption

Dean Millar explains his energy reduction strategy for underground mines

Developments

Briefs

Funding the future

Federal budget contains money for clean technology, exploration and regulatory reform

Clean slate

Four miners receive support from federal sustainable development technology fund

Battle for the board

Taseko, other miners face off against activist shareholders

Commodities

Coal in Canada

A snapshot of the sector from the Pacific to the Atlantic

Columns

Pumps and dewatering

Patrick Martel analyzing the water after treatment

Pump it up

Tougher materials and earlier treatment define the advances in dewatering technology

CRIRSCO

Reserves reporting update

Standards committee expands its international reach

Tribute

Measuring mine life

A tribute to Hugh Taylor and his work

Mining Lore

Tools of the Trade

The best in new technology

Technical Abstracts

Notes

Editor's letter

The names game

President's notes

An unforgettable year

In Focus

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WATCH: The future of mining

A special presentation made in co-operation with McEwen Mining

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