Projects

Old rocks, new eyes

Herb Mathisen

There’s a treasure trove of information to be found for explorers willing to venture indoors

Sleeping giant

Kylie Williams

Idle for decades, the Giant Nickel mine in southwestern B.C. is receding into the background after a comprehensive reclamation effort 

A new spin on an old concept

Carolyn Gruske

A railway-inspired turntable allows Alamos to drive Alimaks into two separate raises from a single location

Big dream, narrow focus

Kylie Williams

Installation of a roof-mounted twin monorail system will create an underground mine with traffic flowing in both directions at one of Torex Gold’s mines in Mexico

Lustre restored

Kylie Williams

Barkerville Gold Mines has put in the work to redefine the famed Cariboo Gold resource and spark a renaissance of British Columbia’s historic Barkerville mining district 

Oil sands: New technologies on trial

Companies pushing the envelope with new techniques for in-situ oil sands extraction

Monument to the future

Modular construction keeps Mosaic’s Esterhazy K3 mine expansion on budget and on schedule