The growing trend of working abroad has reached the mining industry, and as a result, many Canadian mining companies have set up exploration sites worldwide. In this section of Mining and Exploration, we will monitor hot commodities, profile companies making the transition to working abroad, and look at suppliers and equipment, minerals and much more.

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Paul Di Benedetto, Chief Technology Office, Drone Delivery Canada Corp.
Mining Insider, Technology, Global Drone Delivery Canada achieves major milestone towards commercialization with successful BVLOS test

Drone Delivery Canada has become the first and only company of its kind in Canada to successfully achieve Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) test flights.

CISC logo.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Canadian Institute of Steel Construction welcomes Canadian International Trade Tribunal’s findings

Dumped Fabricated Industrial Steel Components (FISC) from foreign countries have caused injury to the domestic FISC industry.

A 1.52 carat diamond.
Mining Insider, Minerals, Mines, Global Kennady Diamonds announces Faraday 2 bulk sample diamond recovery results

The largest stone is a 4.72 carat white/colourless octahedron with minor inclusions.

Picture of three men walking in front of Copco vehicle.
Mining Insider, Company Profiles, Mines, Global Atlas Copco announces Epiroc as name of the company to be dividended out in 2018

Atlas Copco is a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions.

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
Hybrid plant in Western Tanzania during construction
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Solar-diesel and wind-diesel microgrids for off-grid mines gain momentum—new projects expected

Two recent project announcements show that renewables are an attractive solution for improving mining companies’ energy cost positions.

New graphic for Wheaton Precious Metals.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Silver Wheaton changes name to Wheaton Precious Metals

The new name, Wheaton Precious Metals, better aligns with the Company's diverse portfolio of both silver and gold assets.

De Beers Canada group accepting awards.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Two national safety awards for De Beers Canada

Victor Mine & Gahcho Kué Project both recognized at CIM Gala.

Pictured is a high end diamond from Tiffany's.
Mining Insider, Company Profiles, Minerals, Global Rare $10 million 7.5 carat flawless blue diamond arrives in Canada

Flawless Management introduces new mutual fund trust for Canadian diamond fund investors

Overview of Galore Creek project.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Novagold’s first quarter results highlight progress on Donlin Gold’s environmental impact statement

Novagold is a well-financed precious metals company focused on the permitting and development of its 50%-owned Donlin Gold project in Alaska.

Louis Martel.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Louis Martel takes the helm of The CSL Group as President and CEO

The CSL Group is the largest owner and operator of self-unloading ships in the world.

Karina Briño
Mining Insider, Company Profiles, Global MABC announces departure of President and CEO

Karina Briño, President and CEO of MABC, will be taking on a challenging new industry assignment in her native Chile in early May 2017

K+S Potash rail cars.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global, Saskatchewan Rail cars arrive at K+S Potash Canada’s Legacy Project

The rail cars were designed by National Steel Car and feature industry-leading design suitable for the Legacy Project’s state-of-the-art facility.

CanAlaska's project updates.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global CanAlaska March 2017 update: uranium, copper and diamond exploration

Multiple exploration programs planned including drilling at the North Ruttan Copper-Zinc project

Graphic from Scotiabank, showing the prices of industrial commodities.
Mining Insider, Energy, Mines, Global Digging deep into metals & minerals: Scotiabank Special Report

A renewed sense of optimism is expected in the global mining industry as industrial commodity prices are beginning to rise.

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Mining Insider, Mines, Global Dragon-Den style #DisruptMining announces five finalists

#DisruptMining wants to showcase individuals, groups and companies that are using technology & concepts to tackle the challenges faced by the mining industry.

Gavin Dirom.
Mining Insider, Company Profiles, Global The AME announces that Gavin Dirom, the current President and CEO, will be leaving the organization

AME’s Board of Directors has initiated an executive search process for a new President & CEO.

Picture of blue helicopter, with miner in foreground.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global US Mines produced an estimated $74.6 Billion in minerals during 2016

United States mines in 2016 produced an estimated $74.6 billion of raw mineral materials, a slight increase from 2015.

NOVAGOLD development.
Mining Insider, Company Profiles, Mines, Global NOVAGOLD reports excellent 2016 results: advances toward Final Environmental Impact Statement

The company provided updates for its flagship 50%-owned Donlin Gold project in Alaska and its Galore Creek copper-gold-silver project in British Columbia.

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