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Sep 2015

CMP 2016

We are pleased to invite you and your colleagues to attend the 48th Annual Conference of the Canadian Mineral Processors to be held in Ottawa (Ontario) from 19 to...

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Sep 15

Southern Ontario Branch Annual Meeting

September 10, 2015 At the Hockey Hall of Fame...

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Sep 15


Meeting and conferences

In general regional meetings are held in either the spring or fall with the latter being the most active time.


Each year, the CMP recognize superior accomplishments of CIM members in the field of Mineral Processing at its Annual Banquet.

Student Opportunities

The CMP student program is very successful.  We take great pride, care and concern for our students.

about us

The Canadian Mineral Processors (CMP) is a Technical Society of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum and had its beginning as an operator-oriented group called the Canadian Gold Metallurgists. The formation of the Canadian Gold Metallurgists was predicated on the principle of “Cost plus tails”, i.e. obtaining the lowest possible cost per ton of ore milled with the highest recovery possible. This focus on operators and their interests is maintained as a priority today.

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