Mining Lore

The lost gold of Pitt Lake

Jen Glanville

When Slumach of the Coast Salish indigenous group was hanged for murder in 1891, he took the secret location of his rich gold mine with him

Sincerely, Harry Houdini

Kate Sheridan

Houdini's advice on surviving in areas with very little air – such as underground mines

Agile methodology in mining

What happens when traditional industries try agile methods? Good things, says Gonzalo Tudela, CEO and co-founder of Vandrico Solutions. With a quick introduction and case study on the method, he makes a strong case for why agile is ready to take off in mining

Zero harm - It can be done!

Ontario’s zero fatalities recorded in 2016 is the result of changes in legislature and shifts in general practices that started more than 40 years ago

Power and productivity

As the cost of power has steadily risen over the past several years, mine operators have had to become more energy-savvy to keep the lights on