Michael Allan McCrae

Michael McCrae is publisher of MINING.com, the world’s leading news site for the global mining industry. Before coming to MINING.com, Michael working in banking and the IT sector. He began his career in journalism, working as a reporter and editor for newspapers throughout British Columbia. Michael has an MBA and CMA.

Cobalt drilling quadruples in Q4

"No drilling, no discoveries, no reserves, no mines."

PDAC attendance best since 2013

Up six percent from a year ago.

Battery-technology metals to leave gold, silver in the dust: readers

A whopping two-thirds of MINING.com readers say battery-technology metals will perform better than precious or base metals this year.

Preferred addresses for Toronto and Vancouver miners

Where miners and juniors hang their hats.

Smoke inhalation kills two miners in Ghana

"We are deeply saddened by the passing of two of our colleagues."

MINING.com's top news stories of the year

Copper and bitcoin.

Lithium companies raise US$42 million in October

Gold miners closed $163M, about two-thirds of total money raised in October.

Michael McCrae is publisher of MINING.com

Michael McCrae is publisher of MINING.com. MINING.com is a digital news site covering the global mining industry. The site has over 1.2M page views per month. Over 25,000 people open and read MINING.com's email digest. […]

Mining salaries ranked for geologists, metallurgists and the C-suite

Two-thirds of miners increase head count in '17

Lumina Gold raises $20M to advance projects in Ecuador

Originally planned to raise $15M.

London's largest mining companies

There are only 8 companies in London that crack the $1B valuation.

Vancouver versus Toronto: Miners by market capitalization

We have a tie.

The race to make mines smarter

SAP touts success with its own AI and predictive analytic tools.

Number of active mining projects by province ranked

Ontario is number one.

Vancouver is the world's mining capital

Sorry Toronto and Perth.

Imperial Metals announces $5 million private placement from billionaire backer

Imperial Metals reduced metal production targets earlier this month.

Mining Intelligence takes off the wrapping

“Mining Intelligence is a large-scale initiative, and we are building a new brand with world-class products and thought-provoking marketing.”

Read this driller's Q3 if you want to feel bullish about mining

Spreading sunshine.

INFOGRAPHIC: What India does with all that gold

Who buys more gold, Malayalis or Tamilians?

Sabre rattling props up gold

"Military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded".

Zinc project in Greenland receives Chinese backing

China Nonferrous Metal Mining Group is a state-owned Chinese corporation with mines in Zambia, Mongolia and Thailand.

Anglo American takes a charge of US$101M due to silicosis legal action

Appeal hearing planned for March 2018.

Uranium to stay weak for now but a 'violent price increase' is coming: Cantor

Operators dragging their feet on production cuts.

Teck's steelmaking business jumps from $52M to $785M in 2Q

What a difference a year makes.

Cameco misses with -11 cents a share adjusted loss in Q2

Cost cutting.