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May 2018

CMP 2019 Call For Papers

CMP 2019 January 22-24, 2019 CALL FOR PAPERS 51st Annual Canadian Mineral Processors Operators Conference January 22 to 24, 2019 Westin Hotel, Ottawa, Canada You are invited submit an...



Aug 2017

BC/YYukon CMP Internship Opportunities

Colleagues, This year the BC/YK CMP will continue the successful internship programme as part of our student programme. As with the previous 2 years we have had this programme,...

  Upcoming Events



Sep 18

2018 Alberta/NWT/NU Canadian Mineral Processors Conference

The Annual 2018 Regional Canadian Mineral Processors (CMP) conference...

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Nov 18

Canadian Mineral Processors Conference SK/MB – Nov 15 2018 – Invitation

The annual Canadian Mineral Processors Conference for the Saskatchewan-Manitoba...

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Nov 18

Canadian Mineral Processors BC/Yukon Branch 2018 Conference and AGM

Reception – Moose’s Down Under, Wednesday, November 28th Meeting...

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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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