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. 

Recent Mines articles

Mining truck with box painted pink.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global Mining truck makeovers drive important conversations

SMS Equipment Inc. and KMC Mining have partnered to make big statements in support of prostate cancer research, breast cancer research & mental health awareness

Aerial view of the Courageous Lake gold project.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia, Northwest Territories Seabridge discovers new gold zones at Courageous Lake

Seabridge Gold holds a 100% interest in several North American gold resource projects.

PwC Canada recently released the 50th edition of their annual report on the mining industry in British Columbia.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Optimism returns to B.C.‘s mining sector as revenues rise by over a third in the last year

At PwC, our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems.

BC student carpenters from the TV and Film Crew Training program at North Island College are ready for their debut after ITA training.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia, Global New board appointments for Industry Training Authority (ITA)—BC’s Skilled Trades and Apprenticeship

The Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Training has appointed six new board members to the Industry Training Authority (ITA).

East portal into the Lexington Mine, workers walking in.
Mining Insider, Mines Golden Dawn: 18K tonnes will be produced at Greenwood Precious Metals project in 2018

Golden Dawn Minerals Inc., provides an update on activities being completed to bring the Lexington Mine and Greenwood Processing Plant on-stream.

Map of the Pine Point Project.
Mining Insider, Mines, Northwest Territories Osisko Metals completes winter drill program at Pine Point

Osisko Metals is a Canadian exploration and development company creating value in the base metal space with a focus on zinc mineral assets.

A map of the Eureka Project, located in the Yukon, Canada.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global, Yukon Trifecta Gold options Eureka Dome from Pacific Ridge Exploration Ltd.

Trifecta is a Canadian precious metal exploration company.

Mining truck with box painted pink.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global Mining truck makeovers drive important conversations

SMS Equipment Inc. and KMC Mining have partnered to make big statements in support of prostate cancer research, breast cancer research & mental health awareness

Chris Gardner, president of the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association (ICBA).
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Op/Ed: Chris Gardner impasse must be broken to preserve investor confidence in Canada

There are now 110 business, labour, municipal and community organizations supporting the Confidence in Canada movement.

The Kiena Mine Complex is a fully permitted, integrated mining and milling infrastructure in Quebec.
Mining Insider, Mines, Quebec Drilling of Kiena Deep A Zone from exploration ramp returns high grade results

Wesdome Gold Mines has had over 30 years of continuous gold mining operations in Canada.

John Thompson, Chair of RFG2018.
Energy, Minerals, Mines, Sustainability & environment, Technology, Global Sustainability for future generations

The Resources for Future Generations Conference (RFG2018) hopes to kickstart a collective effort to address the challenges we face in our future.

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Natasha Frakes
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Auryn Resources and Torq Resources appoints Natasha Frakes as Manager of Corporate Communications

Frakes’ background is in journalism, formerly working as a news reporter for CBC Vancouver and producing content for television, radio, and web.

The 97-kilometre Tlicho Road connects the community of Whatì to the territorial highway system in the Northwest Territories.
Mining Insider, Mines, Northwest Territories Fortune Minerals reports Tlicho all-season road approval

Public road clears environmental assessment process to enable NICO mine operations.

SMS Equipment building.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, British Columbia SMS Equipment Inc. announces Williams Lake branch move

SMS Equipment holds a unique position in the industry as a one-stop supplier of a broad range of equipment.

View of the Lac Guéret graphite deposit in Quebec.
Mining Insider, Mines, Quebec Mason Graphite hires senior commercial executive with strong experience in battery materials

Mason Graphite is a Canadian mining and processing company focused on the development of its 100% owned Lac Guéret natural graphite deposit located in Quebec.

Don Lindsay, President and CEO, Teck, and Luiza Carvalho, UN Women Regional Director for the Americas and the Caribbean, sign an agreement.
Mining Insider, Education, Mines UN Women and Teck extend partnership to empower indigenous women

The investment will extend the Originarias programme, and support the goal of providing Indigenous women in northern Chile with access to training programs.

Eagle Graphite has also operated a graphite operation in the Slocan region for a number of years.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Eagle Plains acquires high-grade B.C. graphite property

The 711 ha, road-accessible Slocan Graphite Project is located 32 km northeast of Nelson, British Columbia and is owned 100% by Eagle Plains.

View of Brucejack Mine in winter.
Mining Insider, Mines Pretium’s Brucejack Mine produces 32K ounces of gold in March

Annual updating of the Mineral Resource and Mineral Reserve for the Brucejack Mine will be initiated in the fall.

The Courcy camp at dusk.
Mining Insider, Mines, Quebec Stelmine reveals a new gold-rich zone on Courcy

Stelmine is a junior mining exploration company which concentrates its activities in the Province of Québec.

A tour of the courcy property. Most of the team is there, including two members of the expert committee.
Mining Insider, Mines, Quebec New gold discovery for Stelmine in the eastern James Bay region

Stelmine is a junior mining exploration company which concentrates its activities in the Province of Québec.

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