diamonds being held in tweezers
Mines

Unique partnership and special diamonds

Gahcho Kué diamond mine produces large diamonds.

by Jillian Clark
Heather's team works with companies in the oil and gas industry to find solutions to their sustainability challenges.
Minerals, Mines, Alberta

Rock Star Heather Kaminsky—“Queen of Clay”

Heather Kaminsky, Lead Researcher at NAIT’s Centre for Oil Sands Sustainability, helps the oil and gas industry find solutions to their problems with clay.

by Jillian Clark
Machinery at Teck
Mining Insider, Mines Teck updates steelmaking coal guidance

Here is a recent update from Teck on steelmaking coal prices and volumes.

PETRONAS/NW Economic Development
PETRONAS pulls plug on $11.4 billion Pacific Northwest LNG project

Despite previous Federal Government approval of the PNW LNG project, PETRONAS announced in a press release that they have pulled the plug.

American Creek might have found the Wild Horse River motherlode on its Gold Hill property.

Wild Horse River gold motherlode

American Creek might have found the Wild Horse River motherlode on its Gold Hill property.

by Jillian Clark
From discovery to production...

American Creek’s Gold Hill exploration

Darren Blaney, the president of American Creek, explains the exploration process of a high-grade gold mine

by Jillian Clark
RECCO radar signal applications in mining industry safety
Safety

RECCO Advanced Rescue Technology

RECCO radar signal applications in mining industry safety.

by Jillian Clark
AME's Jonathan Buchanan (Director, Information and Public Affairs)
Exploration

Things looking up for both mining and mineral exploration in B.C.

Revenues, employment and commodity prices are up in B.C.'s mining industry

by Peter Caulfield
A fire burns into the air
Education, Safety, British Columbia

Fire, cows and a whole lot of miners

See a collection of exceptional photos from the 62nd Mine Rescue and First Aid Competition in Kimberley, B.C.

by Kyle Born
FLSmidth is working on creating feasible, large-scale filtration systems.
Mines, Products & equipment, Technology

New life for old technology

FLSmidth, member of the MSABC, applies existing technology to increase efficiency and minimize environmental footprint in mining operations.

by Jillian Clark
A head shot of Rodger McLean, the new chair of MSABC
Education, Products & equipment, Sustainability & environment, British Columbia

Mining suppliers adopt a green future

Rodger McLean, chair of the MSABC, talks about membership benefits and updating mandates to prioritize environmental responsibility.

by Jillian Clark
The Lower Columbia Initiatives Corporation (LCIC) this week launched a new game-changing economic development marketing program in Trail.
Minerals, Mines, British Columbia

Metal Tech Alley celebrates grand opening in Trail

Metal Tech Alley has been created with the input and engagement of multiple stakeholders, citizens, business leaders and community officials.

Veolia's Actiflo water treatment technology was the perfect fit for Pretivm's Brucejack Gold Mine. Pictured here is the mine site amidst mountains and a lake.
Company Profiles, Mines, Products & equipment, Technology, British Columbia

Veolia Water Technologies settles in at Brucejack Mine

Veolia Water Technologies’ Actiflo technology is installed at Pretivm’s Brucejack Gold Mine.

by Jillian Clark
Three wind turbines are located on flat land near an irrigated field with mountains in the background.
Energy, Sustainability & environment, Global

New winds are blowing: Canada’s energy shifts to renewable resources

According to the National Energy Board, Canada ranks higher than other developed countries in regards to its energy derived from renewable resources

by Jillian Clark
Bill Robertson is standing on a mountain and checking structure locations prior to construction at the Brucejack Gold Mine.
Company Profiles, Mines, British Columbia

Introducing R&R Utility Limited’s president Bill Robertson

Bill Robertson, co-founder and president of R&R Utility, shares his decades of experience with younger engineers.

by Jillian Clark
Alicia Du, general manager of HJT Steel Tower North America Co. Ltd., is standing inside a large steel cylinder.
Company Profiles, Mines, British Columbia

Alicia Du started in international trading

Alicia Du, general manager of HJT Steel Tower North America Co. Ltd., has found a successful career in international trading.

by Jillian Clark
An aerial view of the Brucejack Mine site in September 2015
Mines, British Columbia

A summary of the construction of the Brucejack Gold Mine

A photo timeline of the construction of the Brucejack Gold Mine near Stewart, B.C.

by Jillian Clark
The team of Axis Mountain Technical specializes in working in challenging locations, such as this mountaintop.
Company Profiles, Exploration, Mines, Safety, British Columbia

Extreme construction: Mountain edition

The partners of Axis Mountain Technical share similar values, working styles and perseverance through the extremes.

by Jillian Clark