Global

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 Energy, we will monitor hot commodities, profile companies making the transition to working abroad, and look at suppliers and equipment, minerals and much more.

Recent Global articles

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Mining Insider, Mines, Global Wheaton Precious Metals reaches settlement on Canadian tax dispute regarding foreign income

Wheaton does not anticipate any additional cash taxes will arise in respect of the 2005 to 2010 taxation years as a result of the settlement

Kirk Woodman
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Canadian Mining Vice-President of Exploration dies in Burkina Faso

The CBC is reporting that the vice-president of exploration, Kirk Woodman, of Vancouver-based Progress Minerals Inc. has been found dead in Burkina Faso.

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Mining Insider, Mines, Global Rising market capitalization marks a period of opportunity for the sector

The junior mining sector has experienced a relatively quiet year in 2018.

Cat 796 AC mining truck.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Caterpillar® announces two new ultra-class trucks

Mining companies need flexibility to choose what meets their needs and preferences and Caterpillar delivers

PDAC's Board of Directors is pleased to announce the hiring of Lisa McDonald as its new Executive Director.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global PDAC names Lisa McDonald new Executive Director

Ms. McDonald has played a vital role in PDAC’s success for more than 20 years

Karla Mills (left), one of the new VP appointments, is responsible for the successful delivery of capital projects across Teck’s base metals and steelmaking coal business units
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Teck announces new Vice President appointments

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development

AME is the lead association for the mineral exploration and development industry based in British Columbia.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia, Global AME announces 2018 Award Winners

Leaders in Mineral Exploration and Mine Development to be Recognized at AME Roundup Awards Gala

Group shot of MacLean Engineering employees.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global MacLean celebrates two production milestones: Scissor Truck 200 and Boom Truck 100

The SL3 Scissor Lift #200 and BT3 Boom Truck #100 are going to mines in Quebec and British Columbia, respectively.

A Sandvik Ranger drill rig.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global Sandvik introduces Ranger DX600R surface top hammer drill rig

New Ranger DXR drill rigs can reach places that are off-limits to operators and where other drills fail to operate.

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Mining Insider, Mines, Global Copper Fox reports analytical results from Phase 2 sampling program at Mineral Mountain

Copper Fox is a Tier 1 Canadian resource company focused on copper exploration and development in Canada and the United States.

Sandvik Mining equipment in an underground tunnel.
Mining Insider, Mines, Safety, Technology, Global Sandvik and Newtrax partner to provide digitalization for the underground metal mining industry

Digitalization will deliver world-class mining safety, efficiency, and productivity to underground metal mines

The Mesquite Gold Mine.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Vancouver’s Equinox Gold completes acquisition of the Mesquite Gold Mine in California

Equinox Gold is a Canadian mining company with a multi-million-ounce gold reserve base

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Mining Insider, Mines, Global NACG accounces credit facility and acquisition of heavy construction fleet

North American Construction Group Ltd. is a premier provider of heavy construction and mining services in Canada.

An underground drill rig.
Mining Insider, Mines, Technology, Global International News: Sandvik and Vedanta partner to drive full digitalization at Hindustan Zinc’s SK

Sandvik is delivering one of the most comprehensive digital offerings globally to the SK mine through the industry-leading, OptiMine® digital platform

Mining truck.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global, Ontario North American Palladium signs major mine development contract; strategic review process concludes

NAP has signed a contract with Redpath Canada Limited of North Bay, Ontario, Canada for underground mine development at its Lac des Iles mine

VanadiumCorp Resource Inc. logo.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Ultra Power Systems signs POA for license for the VanadiumCorp-Electrochem processing technology

VanadiumCorp Resource Inc. and Electrochem Technologies & Materials Inc. have signed a Patent Option Agreement for Ultra Power Systems to purchase a license

The Royal Canadian Mint's limited edition Silver Maple Leaf coin with black rhodium plating.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global The Royal Canadian Mint celebrates decades of innovation with anniversary tributes

The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to celebrate its Gold and Silver Maple Leaf bullion coins (GML and SML), with a pair of innovative collector coins

Craig Clydesdale, Founder and CEO of OOM Energy, with the unit which is a dedicated energy system called an Integrated Energy Platform™ (IEP).
Renewable Energy, Global An off-grid power solution by OOM Energy

OOM Energy’s “utility without borders” offers users reliable, clean, dedicated energy generation.

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Dennis Blake (L) accepts the 2018 Award of Distinction award, presented by the Coal Association of Canada.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia, Global 2018 Award of Distinction Winner – Dennis Blake

The Coal Association of Canada is pleased to announce Dennis Blake as the 2018 Award of Distinction winner

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