Mines

A great deal of exploration, assessment and consideration of logistical details must occur before a mine can begin operation—and once it does, there are many things that can impact its success. In Canadian Mining & Energy, we look at the challenges that operating mines face and how they are adapting to meet the demands of new regulations and environmental standards. 

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Autumn trees in background, distant mountain, equipment and tools in foreground of picture.
Mining Insider, Exploration, Mines, British Columbia Geoscience BC calls for project proposals to generate new minerals research and data

Projects resulting from the RFPs will deliver new earth science and baseline data for prospectors, explorers, mine developers, governments & community leaders.

Cover of Fraser report showing graphic designs of mining equipment.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Transparency and confidence waning in Canada’s mining exploration permit process

According to a new study released by the Fraser Institute, investors are losing confidence in the mineral exploration permit process.

The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Member of Parliament.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Mining Association of Canada comments on cabinet shuffle

The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) welcomes the appointment of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi as Canada's new Minister of Natural Resources.

Cover of report recently released by Canada's Ecofiscal Commission.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Ecofiscal Commission urges governments to make environmental disasters less likely by closing gaps

Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission released a new report, Responsible Risk: How putting a price on environmental risk makes disasters less likely

Graphic map showing Lithium Two project properties.
Mining Insider, Mines, Manitoba Azincourt Energy Adds Cat 4 Claim to Lithium Two Project; Expands Eagle Pegmatite to the West

Azincourt Energy is a Canadian-based resource company specializing in the exploration of alternative energy/fuel properties

Stuart Brown, new permanent President and CEO of Mountain Province Diamonds Inc.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Mountain Province Diamonds appoints Stuart Brown to the Board of Directors, President and CEO

Mountain Province Diamonds is a 49% participant with De Beers Canada in the Gahcho Kué diamond mine located in Canada's Northwest Territories.

The Brucejack Mine in northern B.C.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Brucejack Mine Q2 2018 production update; steady-state production achieved

Pretivm is emerging as the premier low-cost intermediate gold producer with production at the high-grade underground Brucejack Mine in northern British Columbia

One of Polycor's white marble quarries called Bethel White Star.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global, Quebec Canadian stone quarrier Polycor Inc. invests in Europe with the acquisition of 4 limestone quarries

Canadian-based company, Polycor Inc., is known for its vast portfolio of historic stones that were once used in the construction of North America.

Heavy equipment at the Committee Bay Gold Project, located in Nunavut, Canada.
Mining Insider, Mines, Nunavut Auryn to Commence Drilling at Committee Bay Gold Project

Auryn Resources is a technically driven junior mining exploration company focused on delivering shareholder value through project acquisition and development.

Chalice Gold Mines is an international mineral exploration and development company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of high-quality gold and base metal projects.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global, Quebec New phase of exploration underway at East Cadillac Gold Project in Quebec

Program is aimed at building on recent discoveries and exploring new large-scale regional targets

Aerial view of the Madrid-Boston Project at Hope Bay, Nunavut.
Mining Insider, Mines, Nunavut TMAC achieves a significant permitting milestone at Hope Bay

The Madrid-Boston Project proposes the construction and commercial mining at three separate gold deposits at Hope Bay; Madrid North, Madrid South and Boston.

Executive at PwC Canada.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Impressive financial performance spurs surge in mining investments

Exploration spending among Canadian-based Top 40 miners rises by 31% in 2018

MB Crusher equipment.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global MB Crusher dominates the field for Qatar FIFA 2022

The MB-S18 screening bucket at work at the Al Furousiya Street construction site in Doha

Mr. Sam Farris, new President of K+S Potash.
Mining Insider, Mines, Saskatchewan Mr. Sam Farris succeeds Dr. Ulrich Lamp as President of K+S Potash Canada

Mr. Sam Farris has succeeded Dr. Ulrich Lamp as President of K+S Potash Canada following Lamp’s retirement.

Mine workers.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Impressive financial performance spurs surge in mining investments

Exploration spending among Canadian-based Top 40 miners rises by 31% in 2018

Sue Craig.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Appointment of Sue Craig as Vice President of Community & Environment

Kutcho Copper Corp. is a Canadian resource development company focused on expanding & developing the Kutcho high grade copper-zinc project in northern B.C.

An aerial view of the Geraldton-Beardmore Greenstone Belt in Ontario, Canada.
Mining Insider, Mines, Ontario Greenstone Gold Mines signs Definitive Agreement with Long Lake #58 First Nation

Significant milestone in moving closer to development of the Hardrock Project

The Kutcho property is located in the Liard mining division of northern British Columbia.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Kutcho Copper begins drilling at Kutcho High Grade Copper-Zinc Project

The drilling program at Kutcho will be conducted with two drill rigs and consists of a combination of expansion drilling efforts.

Opening of the Used Equipment Supercentre in Acheson, AB. Pictured above (l-r): GM, Alberta Core Industries, Darren Riley, Used Equipment Supercentre branch manager, Chris Ireton, Parkland County Business Development Officer, Robynn Holstein and SVP rental and strategy Jordan Reber.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Alberta Finning opens Used Equipment Centre

The facility offers access to every piece of used equipment in Finning’s Alberta inventory, prepped and ready to go, plus a dedicated demonstration area.

Ms. Edie Thome, President and CEO of AME.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia AME responds to BC Professional Reliance Report

AME is the lead association for the mineral exploration and development industry based in British Columbia.

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