Weekly Brief


Weekly Brief

Thursday, November 26,2020

Feature of the Week

Digital technology can bring intense impact on safety and health in the mining sector. Mining companies are investing in smart digital tools to enhance their operations to improve safety and reduce fatality risks.  Read more
Artificial intelligence (AI) provides many prospecting and mining operations with a wide range of possibilities to work on their efficiencies.  Read more
With the increasing use of the internet, people grow more and smarter.  Read more


By Chris Cawood, CIO, OceanaGold Corporation  
Mining companies can take you to some far-flung places on the earth, and when I joined OceanaGold in 2013, the company had just commissioned the Didipio operation,  Read more
By Supantha Banerjee, VP & CIO, PSC Metals  
Is it over yet? I ask this question often to my colleagues in the industry who have been waiting impatiently for the down cycle to end.  Read more

Featured Vendors

By Dr. Sarmad Malik, President,   
Established in 1975, as a precision sheet metal facility, Weldflow has become a trusted provider and world leader in the field of contract manufacturing. The company’s facility has been modernized, and management expanded to accommodate the...  Read more
By Jim Gray PEng, President and Principal Mining Engineer,   
Offers services ranging from early grassroots exploration and development, resource and reserve estimates to advanced planning and studies for mine proposals for a variety of resources  Read more
By Alberto Calderon, Managing Director & CEO,   
Provides commercial explosives and innovative blasting systems to the mining, quarrying, oil and gas and construction markets  Read more

CXO Insights

By Randy Heffernan, VP, Palisade Corp  
High risk and high reward scenarios are inherent to the metals and mining industry. Projects are typically on a multi-billion-dollar scale,  Read more
By Bill Massaro - Director of Advanced Manufacturing, Moog Space and Defense Group  
Additive manufacturing is the new technology that allows designers to be unconstrained in developing free-form and intricate features, without the need for expensive tooling.  Read more