Operations

The golden key?

Alexandra Lopez-Pacheco

Narrow vein extraction method borrows technologies from other industries to unlock ounces

Striking gold

Ashley Joseph

The National Research Council has joined forces with a number of mining companies to test out the world’s first on-site gold analyzer tool

Ground breakers

Alexandra Lopez-Pacheco

Comminution takes an oversized chunk of global energy demand. These are six ideas on how to break down that inefficiency

Institutional innovation

As the mining industry reinvents itself with cutting-edge automation and digitalization technologies, universities are transforming their offerings to ensure students will have the skills to meet the industry’s rapidly evolving needs and play a part in leading the change.

Vanadium’s day

As the price of vanadium skyrockets, Vancouver-based First Vanadium tries to get its Nevada project off the ground