Roben Hislop

Roben Hislop, CanMine Contracting
Company: 
CanMine Contracting
Job Title: 
Chief Estimator
Bio: 

Roben Hislop is a mining engineering professional focused on underground projects across Canada. After working with mining contractors over the last ten years, most recently as Chief Estimator at CanMine Contracting LP, he is currently an independent consultant providing services in tunnelling and industrial process across Western Canada and the North.

Roben joined CTEM in 2018 and sits on the Advisory Council, Executive Council, Finance Committee, and participates in the underground miner project; striving to connect CTEM with industry contacts. He is also a member of the AME BC Finance Committee.

He is a graduate of the Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering at the University of British Columbia and spent his early career constructing hydroelectric tunnels at the top of BC’s Northern Transmission Line.

As a mining contractor Roben is integrated into the Canadian mining community. From pre-feasibility and scoping studies through to mine development, constructability, and sustaining operations, he is well versed in the current technical and social challenges facing BC’s mining industry. He has seen the success of community integration into mining projects and the many benefits of localized training and education. He is working to advance the industries best practices and promote all the benefits of mining in BC.