Supporting STEM and Promoting a Modernized View of Mining

By Michael Lefenfeld, CEO Cyanco One of the challenges the overall mining industry faces is the relatively small number of female engineers available on the jobs market today, so Cyanco has become increasingly involved in supporting STEM initiatives, with a focus on encouraging more young women along the STEM path, like the new STEM Sisters…

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Women in Business

By Michael Lefenfeld, CEO Cyanco LET’S LOOK AT THE NUMBERS Cyanco has been successful in achieving diversity through the employment of women. At the leadership level, 43% of our team is female, including our COO, Michele Duttlinger, Chief of Staff, Kate Carney and Director of HR, Amy Olivares. Not only are they the best people…

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Achieving Diversity in Your Workforce

By Michael Lefenfeld, CEO Cyanco Companies today often talk about diversity and the need to create a diverse workforce. This is validated by research that shows employers who invest in diversity outperform their competitors. Why? Because recruiting and retaining a heterogenous staff is more reflective of today’s global marketplace, and it enables companies to develop…

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SME Annual Conference & Expo: MINEXCHANGE 2022

The 2022 SME Annual Conference & Expo, MINEXCHANGE, took place earlier this month in Salt Lake City, UT, featuring a wide variety of technical sessions and speakers combined with an expansive exhibit hall. According to Cyanco’s Director of Applied Technology, Roy Norcross, thousands of mining professionals from around the world were in attendance. Roy and…

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Cyanco Takes Part in the Future Minerals Summit 2022

A few weeks ago, Cyanco’s CEO, Michael Lefenfeld, traveled to Riyadh in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to speak at the inaugural Future Minerals Forum. The event welcomed approximately 2,000 leaders and influencers from the global mining industry to a conversation about the growth potential for minerals and metal mining in the regions encompassing the…

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Economic Development in Rural Nevada

In Northern Nevada, the mining industry, including Cyanco, takes an active role in supporting the region’s economy. The mines and their suppliers provide many local jobs, as well as support for the schools, hospitals and small businesses in the surrounding communities. Cyanco had a chance to catch up with Jan Morrison, the Economic Development Officer…

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Cyanco Cyanide Safety Training

As COVID continues to affect our industry – and the world at large – Cyanco wants to remind its valued customers that our safety specialists are always available for on-site, in-person cyanide training. For more than 30 years, ensuring your mine’s safe handling of cyanide has been part of Cyanco’s foundational service to you. Today, we continue to visit…

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Automated Demand Sensing and Planning Application

Cyanco is rolling out its new Automated Demand Sensing and Planning application for mine site tank monitoring! Comprised of on-site tank telemetry sensors and new software implemented on the Cyanco side, 70% of U.S. customers are already up and running on the new platform. The remaining 30% are awaiting installation of their tank sensors to…

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Improved Packaging for Solid Sodium Cyanide

Cyanco is excited to announce a significant upgrade to its wooden boxes that will save our Solids customers time and money, improve the safety of their box-handling, and reduce product damage in transit. In our continuous efforts to improve the safety and quality of our shipments, we have taken the following steps to improve our…

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