The Hitachi EX3600-7 excavator.
Mines, Products & equipment

Newest Hitachi mining excavator delivers on innovation

The Hitachi EX3600-7 excavator is a reliable workhorse with a multitude of innovative features

by Julie Matchett
Picture of Mineral Insights optic device.
Mines, Products & equipment, Technology

Mineral Insights sheds light on exploration

By analyzing the unique visible light signature of minerals, James Kendall's innovative device saves the mining industry time

by Julie Matchett
MacLean Engineering RB3-Scaler machine.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment MacLean brings ‘EV proven/EV ready’ message to mining industry

The MacLean Engineering RB3-Scaler is the latest addition to the company's EV Series of electric vehicles

Chief Russell Myers Ross, vice-chair of the Tsilhqot'in National Government, stands in front of the Nation's new solar farm.
Energy, First Nations, British Columbia New solar farm completed by Tŝilhqot’in Nation expected to generate $175,000 in revenue

The 1.25-MW facility, located near Williams Lake, is the largest of its kind in British Columbia

by Julie Matchett
Sohail Nazari surrounded by group of children.
Mines

Rock Star: Sohail Nazari, business development manager at Andritz Inc.

Some of Sohail Nazari’s most valuable learnings came from working at the pub & selling door-to-door before he became business development manager at Andritz Inc

by Timothy Fowler
Logo for the Future of Mining America conference.
Exploration, Mines, Products & equipment, Sustainability & environment, Technology, Global

Future of Mining Americas returns to Denver with a focus on digitization, innovation and the future

With over 250 professionals expected to be in attendance, the Future of Mining is a great opportunity for those interested in new ideas, strategies and concepts

example screen of the app giving information on mine capacity
Technology

VRIFY Deal Room “Like a Dating App for Miners”

VRIFY Technology Inc. of Vancouver has developed an online digital tool for the mining industry.

by Peter Caulfield
Fortis truck
Energy

Canada’s LNG era officially begins

While LNG export megaprojects grab the headlines, Canada’s domestic LNG business is already established and growing.

by Jamie Schmidt
A silvery-coloured diamond on a pile of dark, fine rock rubble
Products & equipment, Sustainability & environment, Technology

Newest diamonds for industry

They’re not the sparkling, “put a ring on it” kind, but these diamonds have huge value for all kinds of industries.

by Marie Milner
Kendra Johnson
Exploration, Minerals, British Columbia

Kendra Johnston named new president and CEO of Association for Mineral Exploration (AME)

The BC-based Association for Mineral Exploration (AME) recently appointed Kendra Johnston as its president and CEO.

by Peter Caulfield
John Hull, founder and chief technology officer of Hifi Engineering Inc.
Technology

Fibre optics grows beyond telecom

John Hull, founder and CTO of Hifi Engineering, discusses Hifi’s innovative use of fibre optics for distributed monitoring in the energy and mining industries.

by Jamie Schmidt
Vale company operations
Mines, Ontario

Top active mines in Ontario

Check out some of the leading active mines in the province of Ontario.

by Danielle Cameron
LED technology will play a large role in the future of the mining industry. - Photo courtesy Power PR

Upgrading LED hazard/warning strobe lights: The future is now

LED technology reduces power consumption while increasing the brightness of hazard and warning lights used on mining vehicles and equipment.

by Submitted by Power PR
argonics products at work
Products & equipment

Polyurethane protects mining equipment from high-impact and wear applications

Polyurethane provides greater resistance to shock and wear than rubber or steel, and can be customized to meet unique specifications.

by Submitted by Power PR
Graeme Edge is the co-founder and self-described chief instigator of Energy Disruptors.
Energy, Alberta

Disrupting the energy industry

Graeme Edge’s Energy Disruptors summit unites old energy, new energy, tech and finance in transforming the global energy paradigm.

by Jamie Schmidt
Teck mine with a truck in foreground
Mines, British Columbia

Top active mines in British Columbia

These are some of the most prominent mines operating actively in British Columbia

by Danielle Cameron
Carol Howes is Vice President of Communications and the PetroLMI division at Energy Safety Canada.
Education, Energy, Alberta, Global

Canada’s oilpatch is getting nerdy

Despite the dogged downturn, Carol Howes of PetroLMI foresees enduring employment opportunities for adaptable, tech-savvy oil and gas workers.

by Jamie Schmidt
trucks operating at the teck mine
Technology

Mining is a high-tech industry

A look at high-tech mining in the Kootenays.

by Michael Goehring