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More painful datapoints on mining recruitment

Posted on - 12 Sep 2023

Category - News & Views

More painful datapoints on mining industry recruitment came out this month. Enrolment in mining, geophysics and engineering undergraduate courses at the Colorado School of Mines fell 35% over the past ten years and in Canada, mining and mineral engineering graduates fell by 30% between 2016-20. Some 80% if mining engineers registered with the UK’s Engineering Council are over 50 with 40% over 60. It’s going to be difficult to build the mines needed to power the Energy Transition unless the industry can start to attract fresh blood…

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