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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Milestone Project Site
Mining Insider, Mines, Saskatchewan Western Potash Corp executes Binding Offtake Agreement With ADM

ADM is a world leader in agricultural sourcing, processing and transportation

The Cariboo Gold Project.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Osisko Gold Royalties to acquire Barkerville Gold Mines

North Spirit Discovery is the next step in the evolution of Osisko's accelerator business that Osisko pioneered over the last five years

Two workers at a drilling station.
Mining Insider, Mines, Ontario Two of Ontario’s largest industrial and engineering firms partner with Noront

Noront Resources Ltd. announced agreements with Algoma Steel Inc. and Hatch Ltd. to facilitate development of the Ring of Fire mineral district

Aerial view of Brucejack Mine in northern BC.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Osisko announces sale of Brucejack Offtake to Pretium

Osisko Gold Royalties Ltd is an intermediate precious metal royalty company

Inside of Brucejack Mine.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Pretivm repurchases 100% of Gold Offtake Agreement; exploration update

The Offtake Agreement was entered into by Pretivm as part of the construction financing package for the Brucejack Mine

Teck worker, with large mining truck in background.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Teck named to 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

Teck’s sustainability practices are in the top 10 percent of the 2,500 largest companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index (BMI)

Alan Cole is the Managing Director of Athabasca Catering.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Matrix and Athabasca Catering announce their partnership to bolster the resource sectors

Uniting Matrix's extensive range of camp and logistics services and Athabasca's hospitality support offers solutions to the mining and resource sectors

Aerial view of MacMillian Pass project.
Mining Insider, Mines, Yukon Fireweed drills Wide Zones at Tom East and Tom North

Fireweed Zinc is a public mineral exploration company focused on zinc and managed by a veteran team of mining industry professionals

View of lake and hillsides, no trees.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Brazil adopts Canada’s Towards Sustainable Mining Initiative

Instituto Brasileiro de Mineração (IBRAM), the national mining association in Brazil, joins six other mining associations around the world in adopting TSM

Dominic Barton
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Teck announces Dominic Barton to step down from Teck Board

Sheila Murray, Chair of Teck’s Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee, will assume the role of acting Board Chair on a temporary basis

Sohail Nazari surrounded by group of children.
Mines Rock Star: Sohail Nazari, business development manager at Andritz Inc.

Some of Sohail Nazari’s most valuable learnings came from working at the pub & selling door-to-door before he became business development manager at Andritz Inc

by Timothy Fowler
Logo for Monarch Gold Corporation and picture of gold nuggets.
Mining Insider, Mines, Quebec Monarch Gold and Probe Metals announce substantial increase in resource estimate at Monique Gold

The Monique property is located 25 km east of Val-d'Or, in Quebec, and consists of 22 claims and one mining lease

Royal Canadian Mint close-up of Pulsating Maple Leaf coin.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Pulsating maple leaf coin another world-first

The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to launch a numismatic breakthrough from its ambitious and creative Research and Development team

Logo for the Future of Mining America conference.
Exploration, Mines, Products & equipment, Sustainability & environment, Technology, Global Future of Mining Americas returns to Denver with a focus on digitization, innovation and the future

With over 250 professionals expected to be in attendance, the Future of Mining is a great opportunity for those interested in new ideas, strategies and concepts

Lac Dore property, showing expanse of rock with small lake in background.
Mining Insider, Mines, Quebec VanadiumCorp launches 8,500m infill and extension drilling program at its Lac Doré Vanadium Project

VanadiumCorp Resource Inc. is an integrated technology and mining company focused on developing the exclusive supply chain for vanadium-based energy storage

Field with tractor in the middle of it.
Mining Insider, Mines, Alberta Alberta coal mine reclamation project to provide green energy source

Municipal organic waste from Edmonton will be used to replenish soil at the mine site to grow a willow crop

Jim Corman, President & CEO, Orano Canada
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Orano Canada announces new CEO

Mr. Jim Corman, the new CEO and president of Orano Canada, is a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan’s Geological Engineering Program.

A drill rig set up at the Black Dog deposit.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Etruscus mobilizes for drilling as “Bulls-Eye” targets are outlined at Rock & Roll Project

Etruscus Resources Corp. is a Vancouver-based exploration company focused on the development of its 100%-owned Rock & Roll and Sugar Properties

Mining trucks travelling on gravel road in mining area.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global EY Canadian Mining Eye index sees continued positive trends in second quarter

Adopting new innovative processes will help miners stay competitive into the future

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