Technology

A better handle on drilling

Kylie Williams

CMAC-Thyssen tackles the notorious health issues caused by jackleg drilling with its new drill handling system

A short solution for the long haul

Peter Braul

The sensors are in place and the data are pouring in. But what’s the most effective way to understand and act upon that information to optimize operations?

Tapping big data

Christopher Pollon

Marcus Thomson explains CEMI's newly created Mining Observatory Data Control Centre

The nuts and bolts of 3D printing

Elle Crosby

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

Interactive engineering

Alexandra Lopez-Pacheco

Augmented reality, mixed reality and the future of project design

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

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         

Women of Innovation

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