The crocodilian track slab Kevin Sharman identified while working at Teck Resources' Quintette Mine.
History, British Columbia

Tumbler Ridge, British Columbia—not your typical mining town

Small British Columbia town finds harmony between industries as it endures ups and downs of mining.

by Jillian Clark
The twin towns of Michel and Natal were the original settlements in the Elk Valley.
History, Mines, British Columbia

The struggles and spirit of Canadian coal mining towns

History of coal mining in Sparwood and the Elk Valley

by Jillian Clark
The fleet of railcars will be capable of carrying iron ore from the Bloom Lake mine near Fermont to the port at Sept-Iles, Québec.
Mining Insider, Mines, Quebec Champion Iron acquires 735 specialized iron ore railcars for Bloom Lake mine for (US) $30.1 million

Bloom Lake has the potential to be one of the region's leading long-life iron ore mines and a major contributor to the national economy.

Heavy equipment at Site C.
Energy, British Columbia Site C reaches employment milestone surpassing 2,000 workers

According to BC Hydro's latest employment statistics, there are over 2,000 workers on the Site C Clean Energy Project.

Ammolite is rainbow-coloured even in its raw form.
Exploration, Mines, Products & equipment, Alberta

Korite finds rare gems in Alberta

Korite, a Canadian-owned, Calgary-based company is on a mission to colour the world with ammolite.

by Jillian Clark
Ikea Canada is set to purchase a $58.6 million wind power facility near Drumheller, Alberta.
Energy, Sustainability & environment, Alberta

IKEA makes move to purchase second wind farm in Alberta

IKEA creates a sustainable future for their shoppers

by Jillian Clark
Picture of gloved hand, displaying a piece of glass with a wafer-thin piece of silicon on it.
Energy, Products & equipment

The Age of Solar? Cutting-edge technology is helping to usher in a new era of alternative energy use

California-based Rayton Solar aims to create the world's most cost-effective source of energy, and is proving as a catalyst for other innovative entrepreneurs.

by Elizabeth James
Valemount Marina
Energy, Sustainability & environment, British Columbia

Geothermal sustainability closer than ever in British Columbia

The forestry town of Valemount has been slowly re-inventing itself for a sustainable future with their plans to become Canada’s first geothermal village.

by Jillian Clark
Randy Miller examines core in a core logging room at St. Lewis, on the southeastern Labrador coast.
Exploration, Maritimes

This rock star enjoys hard rock and heavy metal—literally and figuratively

Search Minerals chief geologist and vice-president of exploration, Randy Miller, has unearthed a stockpile of minerals in Labrador

by Kyle Born
Brendan Seale is Ikea Canada's Sustainability Leader.
Sustainability & environment

Inspiring a sustainable future

Brendan Seale inspires a sustainable future through his work as Sustainability Leader at Ikea Group.

by Jillian Clark
Chris Gardner, ICBA president.
British Columbia

B.C. industry association advocates for infrastructure projects

Opponents of major infrastructure projects in B.C. jeopardizing jobs, says industry association.

by Peter Caulfield
Career BUZZ M&E logo.

Career BUZZ: Top Jobs in Mining & Energy—February 17 issue

Mining and Energy is pleased to present a snapshot of the top jobs available in the region.

Don McLeod, Canadian Mining Hall of Fame inductee.
Mines

BC miner Don McLeod inducted into the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame

McLeod began his career as a pack-horse operator and miner’s helper in the 1940s, and went on to become founder of the Northair Group of Companies.

by Peter Caulfield
Canada Place in Vancouver
Minerals, Products & equipment, Technology, British Columbia

The best bits of the AME Roundup

Mining and Energy’s Robert Hawkins discusses highlights from the AME Roundup 2017 at Canada Place in Vancouver, B.C.

by Kyle Born
Geotech drill rig on a project in the Golden Triangle in northwest B.C.
First Nations, British Columbia

Tahltan Nation Development Corporation and Geotech—a partnership based on shared values

A partnership between Geotech Drilling Services Ltd. and the Tahltan Nation Development Corporation will bring enhanced drilling services to Northwest B.C.

by Jessica Kirby
Paul Ransom points to Lakit Lookout, near Fort Steele, which could be the next big East Kootenay mine.
Exploration, Minerals, Mines, British Columbia

Could there be another Sullivan mine-sized deposit near Fort Steele, B.C.?

Kootenay Zinc’s Paul Ransom has reason to be optimistic about the Sully project and its potential to be the next big Sullivan-style mine in the East Kootenay

by Kyle Born
The Madison property in Butte, Montana
History, Mines

How to revive a gold mine

Broadway Gold Mining is looking to capitalize on an old mine’s success in Butte, Montana.

by Kyle Born
Career BUZZ M&E logo.

Career BUZZ: Top Jobs in Mining & Energy—February 3 issue

Mining and Energy is pleased to present a snapshot of the top jobs available in the region.