Rethinking the future of underground mining

Donna Schmidt finds out how some top underground engineers are tackling changing conditions, orebodies with more challenging obstacles, and the technological opportunities that lie ahead

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Norwest and Stantec joined forces earlier this year, and its total employment now exceeds 22,000

It was not long ago that it took far fewer decisions to run an underground mining operation than it does today. The overall positive turns in the markets for many commodities has necessitated th...