January 2016
Volume 68    Issue 1

When the going gets tough... the tough get going to Tucson

Mining Engineering , 2016, Vol. 68, No. 1, pp. 30-30
Theng, Chee


Mining professionals are a resilient lot. Sure, copper prices are dismal, permitting processes seem interminable and the top mining companies are shedding jobs like a Shetland sheepdog sheds hair. All the more reason to hone technical skills, reconnect with old contacts and get one’s finger on the pulse of the industry.

More than 400 did just that in the balmy sunshine and among the saguaro cactus of the Tucson venue of the SME Arizona Conference.  

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