Videos

Handheld tech for elemental analysis in the field

Don Sackett

Don Sackett doesn't know his minerals. He'll be the first to tell you. But he does know a lot about building handheld instrumentation to help those who do know minerals identify them in the field. 

Virtual reality in mine development and operations

Clark Whiting

Virtual reality allows for better engineering and design says Clark Whiting of Cementation AG. Using the case study of an elevated conveyor system, he explains how creating the work environment before it is constructed can save a lot of headaches and money.

A quantitative approach to project assessment

Mohan Srivastava

"The mining industry likes to speak with certainty, " says Mohan Srivastava, VP of TriStar Gold, and when it comes to resource reporting that means what is stated is almost certainly wrong. The geostatistician proposes another way of imagining a gold project. 

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

Interactive engineering

Augmented reality, mixed reality and the future of project design