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UBC Mining is currently in China visiting several universities

UBC Mining is currently in China visiting several Universities Dr. Bern Klein, Mr. Fisher Wang and Ms. Carmen Jensen are on the trip. Itinerary: Monday, Nov 2-  CUMT Beijing, Beijing Tuesday, Nov 3-  Northeastern University, Shenyang Wednesday, Nov 4- USTL, Anshan Friday, Nov 6- USTB, Beijing   You can download a copy of the brochure […]
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: November 3, 2015 @8:16 am

100 Years: UBC

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the first day of classes, the UBC community came together to recreate the iconic 'UBC' photo taken at the end of the Great Trek in 1922.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: October 7, 2015 @3:36 pm

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Masters of Engineering (MENG) Now Accepting Applications

The Masters of Engineering (MENG) Program will begin accepting applications for August/September 2016 on October 1, 2015.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: September 30, 2015 @7:52 pm

SAG ’15 Conference
SAG 2015 Conference
By any standards the Semi-Autogenous and High Pressure Grinding Technology (SAG) conferences are very important events on the comminution calendar. Essentially operators' conferences, this was the 6th in the series, which was initiated in 1989, and has always been held in Vancouver, the previous one in 2011. This year's event was held over four days, from September 20-23 at the Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront, and was organised by the SAG Conference Foundation, a Canadian registered non-profit organisation.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: September 28, 2015 @12:59 pm

Michael Hitch Gives Guest Lecture at ISM

SME's student chapter at the Indian School of Mines (ISM), Dhanbad, organized a guest lecture by Michael Hitch PG, PE, on April 14, 2015. Hitch is an associate professor of mining engineering at the Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering, University of British Columbia.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: September 23, 2015 @8:22 pm

UBC Mining Careers

Two new positions are open to applicants: Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Mineral Process Control & Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Mining Engineering
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: June 9, 2015 @6:16 pm

CIM in Montreal 2015
CIM 2015
We are at the CIM in Montreal until Tues May 12. Find us at booth 405.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: May 11, 2015 @9:34 am

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New Afton Mine Visit

The Sauder faculty members from the new EMBA program at UBC had a visit to New Afton on May 01, 2015.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: May 4, 2015 @9:07 pm

UBC Student Team Gets Results with a Little OMR Help
UBC Mine Rescue
With a little help from Ontario Mine Rescue (OMR), a student mine rescue team from the University of British Columbia (UBC) placed first in the underground event and in incident command to finish second overall at the 2015 Intercollegiate Mine Emergency Response Development (MERD) exercise at the Colorado School of Mines.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: February 26, 2015 @1:40 pm

Dr. John Meech Memorial
Dr. John Meech
Join us in celebrating John Meech’s life http://memorial.supporting.ubc.ca/john-meech/   Help us celebrate the life of John Meech by sharing your memories. You can submit images and videos as well as post messages, and they will appear here in our gallery. Click here to share a memory.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: February 19, 2015 @2:12 pm

A Farewell to Dr. John Meech

It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to Dr. John Meech, who passed away this weekend.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: February 10, 2015 @2:23 pm

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Mineral Exploration Roundup

Visit us at the Vancouver Convention Centre for the Mineral Exploration Roundup from Jan 25 to 29.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: January 26, 2015 @10:11 am

Annual UBC Mining Alumni Dinner 2015

Tickets now available for the Annual UBC Mining Alumni Dinner on Saturday, January 31, 2015
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: September 1, 2017 @2:29 pm

China University of Mines and Technology (CUMT) Xuzhou

NBK Mining Institute at their recruitment to China University of Mines and Technology (CUMT) Xuzhou.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: November 13, 2014 @3:09 pm

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UBC Mining Engineering Visited Several Universities in China in November 2015

UBC Mining visited  several universities in China in November 2015. Dr. Bern Klein, Mr. Fisher Wang and Ms. Carmen Jensen were on the trip. Dr. Bern Klein is a Faculty Member in Mining Engineering working on Mineral Processing. Mrs. Carmen Jensen is with the MEng Program in Mining Engineering. Mr. Fisher Wang is Graduate Student […]
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: October 29, 2014 @6:10 pm

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Young Author Award

Dr. Wenying Liu, a post-doctoral fellow in Norman B Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering, wins a Young Author Award for "for one of the best ten technical papers presented by an author younger than 35 years" at the XXVII International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC), held in Santiago, Chile, October 19-24, 2014.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: October 27, 2014 @3:38 pm

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Online Application for August/September 2015 MENG Program Now Available!

The Online Application for the August/September 2015 MENG Program is now available! You can submit your application at: http://engineering.ubc.ca/eng/students/graduates/master-engineering
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: October 2, 2014 @11:30 am

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Tenure Track Position In Mining Engineering

The NBKI invites applications for a Canada Research Chair (CRC) Tier 2 Assistant or Associate Professor in Mining Engineering. Focus: underground mining, materials handling and excavation. Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Mining, Civil, Geotechnical or a related engineering discipline and eligible for registration with APEGBC. Deadline: November 1, 2014 Anticipated start date: July 1, 2015, negotiable. […]
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: September 16, 2014 @4:36 pm

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Dr. Dirk van Zyl has been appointed to investigate Mount Polley Mine dam breach

Dr Dirk van Zyl has been appointed to the review panel established by the BC provincial government that will conduct an investigation of the failure of the tailings embankment at the Mt Polley mine. In addition to Dr van Zyl, the members of the panel are: Dr Norbert Morgenstern – geotechnical engineer, advisor to industry, […]
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: September 5, 2014 @5:02 pm

Professor John Meech received the Fray International Sustainability Award

At FLOGEN's Shechtman International Symposium held in Cancun, Mexico from June 29 to July 4, Professor John Meech was presented with the Fray International Sustainability Award in recognition of his leadership of UBC-CERM3's research into Sustainable Mining. Dr. Meech attended the conference with 10 members of the CERM3 team who presented 12 papers on recent work done at UBC.
NBK Mining Engineering – Posted: September 5, 2014 @4:49 pm