Mining Engineering Technology in 2021

In this blog we will make a brief summary of what the mining engineering had to overcome this rather peculiar year of 2021.  We could talk extensively about new technologies developed, how it has evolved to have more ecological methods, how everything is connected and...

Sustainable Mining Companies

What is behind the recent push for mining companies to go green and improve the sustainability of their operations? Since around 2017, several policy reports and a growing number of news articles have highlighted how mining companies are increasingly trying to ensure...

Sustainability in Mining: How can Mining be Sustainable?

In today’s multiple industries, building a climate strategy and being sustainable is more important than ever. As Canada is already implementing multiple strategies in mining sustainability, a few Latin American countries are getting inspired and starting to follow...

Autodesk Software for Mining Engineering

Autodesk as a world leader in design and creation technology, provides the necessary tools for 2D and 3D design, facilitating the work of engineers, architects and designers around the world. The flexibility of its products and the wide range of tools it offers, allow...

What are 3D modeling CAD and How do They Work?

CAD, or computer-aided design, is a form of computer technology that assists in the drawing and technical drafting of products and even buildings. Architects use CAD to develop 3D drawings of their designs—CAD can be highly specific and different versions exist for...

Project Management in the Mining Industry

The mining project management plays a fundamental role in the achievement of the strategic objectives that are defined at the moment of initiating a mining project. In this process, professionals with a holistic vision are able to apply key knowledge, techniques, and...

Mining in Colombia and its Importance

We define mining as a productive activity, that identifies and produces economical mineral deposits, to supply the daily demand of different materials (construction materials, clays, coal, copper, gold, silver, among others).  Now we can try and understand the...

Gold Rush in the Peruvian Amazon

The history of Peru has been intertwined with the search for gold well before the arrival of the Spanish conquistadores.  Gold was a highly sough after metal by the Incas and they revered it as the sweat of the sun and believed that it represented the sun’s...

TYPES OF MINERAL DEPOSITS IN PERU

Peru is worldwide known as a mining country. Investments and projects are being developed in the country by global leading mining companies. Peru is the second-biggest producer in the world of silver and copper. At a Latin American level, it is the number one producer...