Features

Opening up communication channels – profile on Dr Anthony Hodge, President of the International Council on Mining and Metals

From locating water supplies in Africa to advising the Canadian Government on nuclear waste management, Dr Anthony Hodge’s career has spanned the full environmental gammit. Now, as President of the International Council on Mining and Metals in London, UK, he hopes to bring his message of sustainability and cooperation to the mining industry. Meagan Ellis reports

Peter Vipan CEng FIMMM (Obit)

Peter Vipan, who died in November 2008 five days after his 87th birthday, was Vice-President of the former Institution of Mining and Metallurgy from 1977-80.

Explaining how cobwebs are constructed

I am writing this ‘Material Matters’ in early November when, unseasonably, it is warm and the sun is shining. A warm period at the beginning of November is traditionally called...

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