Standards

Reserves reporting update

Deborah McCombe

The Committee for Mineral Reserves International Reporting Standards (CRIRSCO) has been gaining momentum in recent years, with Brazil now its ninth signatory and first Portuguese-speaking member.

Measuring mine life

Lawrence Devon Smith

Perhaps the single most critical decision in the development of a mining project is the determination of the size of the operation. How big will the mine and mill be? What will be the daily and annual throughput? Hugh Taylor had an answer.

An industry in sync

Kelsey Rolfe

Global Mining Standards and Guidelines Group works to collect guidelines for mining

Combining geostats, AI and VR to find gold deposits

Jean-Philippe Paiement explains how SGS has combined historical geological data with machine learning and virtual reality tools to identify and visualize drilling targets

Women of Innovation

Women of Innovation recounts the stories of 20 inspiring and innovative women engineers in Canada

The nuts and bolts of 3D printing

Stacey DelVecchio explains how Caterpillar is using 3D printing now and the company's vision for how it will be used in heavy equipment and mining in the future