Winter 2018

INDUSTRY GREETINGS

Jim Carr

A Message from Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources

In his message, the Honourable Jim Carr, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, discusses mining’s impact on Canada’s economy. Past, present and future.

FEATURES

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Canada’s Leading the Global Recovery

Renewed confidence. Canada takes a leadership role during the post-downturn transition.

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The Next Decade: HR Opportunities and Challenges

The mining sector employs 190,000 Canadians; that’s not enough according to the MiHR.

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Battery Metals: The Road Less Traveled

Savvy mining companies should explore the alternative energy industry as demand for replacement fuels soars.

Miners

Ice, Ice Baby

It’s hotter than Vegas, baby. One Canadian professor is teaming up with an industry tech company to develop a smart vest to help keep miners cool deep beneath the earth’s surface.

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Enhancing Canada’s Competitiveness

A group of industry leaders have made serious recommendations to Canada’s government on how to keep Canada competitive.

Atlas Copco Battery Launch

Down Under, The Future is Battery Powered

How would an underground mine change if it ran on battery power? No emissions, yes. But what about the added benefit for employees; noise reduction, elimination of diesel fumes and fewer contamination risks?

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Legal Report

The Road to Ruin: Failing to Properly Address Privilege in Internal Investigations

Resource companies are facing challenges to their claims of privilege. Do you know the rules?

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Junior Mining Report

Pursuing Copper Porphyries: In Exploration, Porphyries are as Much in Play for Juniors as Mining Majors

Bold Projects. Major potential. Juniors are up for the challenge.

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Tax Time

A Change of Course: Proposed Modifications for Taxation of Private Corporations

Sweeping tax proposals to amend the taxation of “private” corporations could have a major impact on your mining companies.

Also inside

Tools of the Trade

Winter 2018 Tools of the Trade

Learn about the latest tools and technologies available to market. Do you want your product showcased here and in the magazine? Contact us for details on how to be a part of the content.