Operations

Independent minded

Cecilia Keating

B2Gold’s Fekola operation is the latest achievement in the company’s hands-on approach to mine construction

Less is more

Kylie Williams

The smelter in Kitimat, B.C. started up in the 1950s, and after a major upgrade, the operation is turning out even more aluminum while keeping its environmental impact in check

Boxhole breakthrough

Ian Ewing

PT Freeport Indonesia wanted to move away from the Alimak method at its Deep Mill Level Zone mine, so Redpath proposed a new technology to get the job done

Digging deeper for answers

Christopher Pollon

As mines get deeper, rock stress becomes a more pressing issue but CEMI's Ultra-Deep Mining Network is conducting research to try to relieve that tension

All packed and ready to go

Eavan Moore

Proven benefits and outside financial pressure push modular construction into the mining mainstream

Predictive analytics at the mine site

Scanimetrics’ Steven Slupsky shares real-life examples which highlight how sensor technology has taken the guesswork from asset and process monitoring.

Atlantic pearls

The team at Atlantic Gold is taking a new approach to mine development, as it leads the renaissance of gold mining in Nova Scotia         

Elizabeth Croft brings women in STEM together

Elizabeth Croft is a mechanical engineer in the field of robotics and is a strong supporter of women in engineering, both in academia and industry.