Call for volunteers

The MRMR Committee is in the progress of updating two of its best practice guidelines: the Mineral Exploration Best Practices and the Mineral Resource and Mineral Reserve Best Practices guidelines. The Committee is looking for volunteers to review these documents.

How CIM helped an industry rocked by scandal get back on the level

“Before Bre-X, the public rules for disclosure were very nebulous. When it came to reporting on technical matters, it wasn’t necessary for companies to use any common definitions and there were no standards.” ~ Maureen Jensen

Harry Parker awarded the AusIMM Institute Medal for 2019

Harry Parker of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) received the 2019 AusIMM Institute Medal. The award recognizes his contribution to the promotion of excellence in international public reporting standards and in the estimation of resources and reserves.

MRMR publishes revised Mineral Exploration Best Practice Guidelines

The CIM Mineral Resources & Mineral Reserves Committee (MRMR) has published the revised Mineral Exploration Best Practice Guidelines, a 17-page document meant to assist professional geoscientists and exploration practitioners in planning, supervising and executing exploration programs.

Draft document available for comment

Draft CIM Estimation of Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves Best Practice Guidelines document available for industry comment