Inside the October 2014 issue

Special Report: China

Shipment of modules

Tiptoeing into the big leagues

Manufacturing in China is economically competitive but must overcome stigma
Keith Spence

Exchange rate

China insider and mining investment mastermind Keith Spence on how that country went from an investee to investor
Lu Jing

Inside the Chinese Green Mining standard

The Fankou mine has undergone major changes in recent years
Eldorado Jinfeng processing plant

Keep the gold bugs happy

Eldorado’s Jinfeng operation uses the BIOX process to liberate gold from its refractory ore

Travel

Stone-Cave-Temple-Fengqing-County-Yunnan

Lincang, China

Lincang, China

News

Stephen_Harper_Arcitc_Program

Industry at a glance

News_Glencore_Raglan_wind_turbine

Transforming wind into fuel

Glencore to install hydrogen fuel-cell storage system at Raglan mine
News_Workshop_Sept 27_2010_IBA_Toolkit

Fall debut for updated IBA Community Toolkit

Whitehorse workshop sheds light on Yukon First Nations’ agreements with mining companies
BC_govt_FN_sign_agreement_Mount_Polley

Collaborative response

B.C. government and First Nations team up to tackle the aftermath of the Mt. Polley tailings breach

Columns

Standards

Have your technical reports timed out?

Innovation

The business case for open innovation

Community Relations

Responsible investment: the reward of managing social risk

Technology: Equipment monitoring

ABB-Gearless-mill-drive

The direct approach

While few mine sites in Canada have adapted the technology, gearless drives meet the need for efficiency and increasing volume in today’s mines

Upfront: Copper & Zinc

Jarosite-Pond-after

Reclamation on solid ground

How a former jarosite pond and a man-made wetland brought nature back to Glencore’s Kidd Metsite
Rigging-Component-Piece

Copper Mountain’s mission impossible

Ore variability drives crushing capacity to extremes
Patricia_Mohr

Channelling the future

Economist Patricia Mohr says a copper price rebound will take years but zinc is heating up

CIM Community

CIM news from Canada and beyond

Mining Lore

Tools of the Trade

The best in new technology

Notes

Editor's letter

Approach with caution

President's notes

A developing partnership

PDF Version