How to Shed Light on What’s Really Happening in Your Operations

How to Shed Light on What’s Really Happening in Your Operations

Published on May 16, 2017
In the recent movie Pete’s Dragon, a character exclaims: “If you go through life seeing just wh...

A More Dynamic Annual Planning Process

A More Dynamic Annual Planning Process

Published on April 9, 2017
One of the most critical yet least transparent processes in most mining companies is the Annual...

Thoughts on Improving the Management of Mine Construction Projects

Thoughts on Improving the Management of Mine Construction Projects

Published on March 8, 2017
Did you know that only 13% of all projects and programs are launched as planned without a major...

Leveraging the Industrial Internet of Things

Leveraging the Industrial Internet of Things

Published on March 1, 2017
Mining is not a single process but a sequence of processes managed across the supply chain, fro...

Where Operational Stability Fits in Your Business

Where Operational Stability Fits in Your Business

Published on February 22, 2017
All mining operations have a number of planning routines that occur throughout the year, which ...

Management of Multiple Quarry Sites

Management of Multiple Quarry Sites

Published on February 15, 2017
Many quarry operators, especially in an age of industry consolidation, find themselves having t...

Leveraging Integrated Mine Planning to Control Costs at Agnico Eagle’s Meadowbank Mine

Leveraging Integrated Mine Planning to Control Costs at Agnico Eagle’s Meadowbank Mine

Published on February 2, 2017
Located in the Kivalliq region of Nunavut, about 2,600 kilometers northwest of Toronto, the Mea...

The Path to Mining Execution Excellence

The Path to Mining Execution Excellence

Published on January 24, 2017
Mining company profits are being pressured by the uncertainty that remains in the global econom...

Going Lean at Oyu Tolgoi

Going Lean at Oyu Tolgoi

Published on January 17, 2017
At Oyu Tolgoi on Mongolia’s vast, windswept South Gobi Desert, where nomads still watch over th...

Managing by Metrics

Managing by Metrics

Published on January 10, 2017
Growing support for ‘lean’ mining A growing chorus of industry leaders is calling for mor...