Canadian group wants to 'clean up' mining

Canadian group wants to 'clean up' mining

A new group is pushing for changes "to help fix key mining problems" in British Columbia, Canada

Sustainability

16 MAY 2019
MAC releases newest tailings, water management guide

MAC releases newest tailings, water management guide

Mining Association of Canada releases second edition of the OMS Guide

Sustainability

08 MARCH 2019
Tailings dams: we need to start 'failing forwards'

Tailings dams: we need to start 'failing forwards'

What could and should be done to achieve better design, management and closure practices for TSFs

Operational Excellence

20 FEBRUARY 2019
Imperial suspends Mount Polley operations

Imperial suspends Mount Polley operations

Imperial Metals has taken the decision to close the Mount Polley mine

Mount Polley to return to normal operations

Mount Polley to return to normal operations

The necessary authorisations have been issued to allow the Mount Polley mine to return to normal operations...

The future of tailings storage facilities

The future of tailings storage facilities

Learning from mistakes - and successes - of the past is a key to required risk-management advances

Impacting the environment

Impacting the environment

The Gold King mine spill occurred on August 5 as the EPA investigated the disused mine

Editor's comment

20 AUGUST 2015
Mount Polley could restart this month

Mount Polley could restart this month

British Columbia mine was scene of tailings pond collapse last summer

Study documents impact of Mount Polley spill

Study documents impact of Mount Polley spill

A new research paper has documented the sediment plume within Quesnel Lake for the first time

Canada reviews tailings management

Canada reviews tailings management

The Mining Association of Canada has commissioned a task force to review its tailings management requirements...

Hatch assists with tailings dam inspections

Hatch assists with tailings dam inspections

Hatch is helping oversee the review process for tailings dam safety inspections in British Columbia

Mount Polley verdict released

Mount Polley verdict released

The Mount Polley investigation panel has delivered its final report on the cause of the TSF failure last...

Life-cycle / End of li...

02 FEBRUARY 2015