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Industrial captaincy

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Industrial captaincy

Björn Rosengren, President and CEO of Sandvik Group, shares some of his extensive knowledge on the challenges faci...

Master blaster

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Master blaster

For three days in November, Dyno Nobel and Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology conducted the 11th annual Quarry Aca...

For the love of the mine

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For the love of the mine

Rick Howes has seen it all. With 35 years of industry experience, the CEO of Dundee Precious Metals (DPM) has held...

Rock stars

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Rock tools and systems

Rock stars

When Udo Fischer first walked into the Sandvik cemented carbide production unit in Västberga in 1965, he wa...

Unearthing talent

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Unearthing talent

With more than 25 years of experience in the mining industry, Mark Roderick, general manager at Australia-b...

Management material

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Crushing and screening

Management material

General manager Bernie Cleary is charged with the overall gold production at the Regis Rosemont mine in Wes...

Brain trust

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Brain trust

Changes in mining have traditionally moved slowly, but if the industry is to find ways to reverse its “accumulated...

The whiff of success

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The whiff of success

The Gold Sniffer’s journey from innovative idea to revolutionary product was a long one for inventor Jim K...

Salt of the earth

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Salt of the earth

For the past century, the Bernburg mine has produced salt in the heart of Germany. In fact, salt production can be...

Perpetual payoffs

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Perpetual payoffs

With the launch of Abitibi Royalty Search, Abitibi Royalities CEO Ian Ball is looking to gain exposure to ...

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The black box of mining

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The black box of mining

Data and transparency will help make mining “safer, cooler and more efficient,” according to Newtrax Technologies ...

Automation deconstructed

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Automation deconstructed

William Pratt Rogers, an assistant professor in mining engineering at the University of Utah, has no doubt that au...

Waste’s journey to value

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Waste’s journey to value

Veena Sahajwalla is an accomplished engineer, scientist and inventor, and a passionate advocate of developing a ci...

A fair chance for everyone

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A fair chance for everyone

Rebecca Roper is mine manager for Glencore’s George Fisher Mine, an underground zinc, lead and silver mine in Quee...

Change agent

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Change agent

Launched by the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) in 2018, the Innovation for Cleaner, Safer Vehic...

All in the family

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All in the family

From trainee truck operator to shift boss and training manager, Arlene Johnston parlayed her love of mining into a...

The circle of lifecycle

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The circle of lifecycle

Early in 2019, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology began a collaboration with Lund University’s International Insti...

Sustainable leadership

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Sustainable leadership

Since taking over as president of Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology in April 2019, Henrik Ager has guided his cha...

On young shoulders

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On young shoulders

Adam Slusser loves his job. And why not? At 34, the aggregates plant manager of the CEMEX Balcones Quarry in Texas...

Solving the puzzle

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Solving the puzzle

Demanding production targets and complex conditions mean Agnico Eagle’s underground operations manager Fernando Vi...

Rapid expansion

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Rapid expansion

With ever-increasing demand for metals from the expanding Indian economy, Hindustan Zinc Limited (HZL) has transfo...

Improving the air down there

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Improving the air down there

Creating better air quality in underground mining environments is one of the most pressing issues facing mining co...