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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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

KORE Mining logo and picture of arid valley.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global KORE announces $3 million strategic investment by Eric Sprott

KORE Mining offers exposure to precious metals exploration and development in North America.

An aerial view of the Hope Bay mine, located in Nunavut, Canada.
Mining Insider, Mines, Nunavut Maverix Metals completes acquisition of additional royalty on the Hope Bay Mine

Hope Bay is a 1,101 square kilometre Archean greenstone belt located in Nunavut, Canada.

Close-up of front of coin showing grizzly bear engraving.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Royal Canadian Mint continues wildly popular bullion series with Grizzly theme on new silver coin

The 2019-dated "Grizzly" is the fourth 1 oz., 99.99% pure silver bullion coin from the Mint's "Predator" series

Graphic map showing location of lithium-bearing dykes.
Mining Insider, Mines, Manitoba Far Resources completes option on their Green Bay Property, Manitoba

The Green Bay Option is part of the 3,603 hectare high-grade Zoro Lithium Project located near the historic mining town of Snow Lake in Manitoba

Core samples at the East Preston uranium project.
Mining Insider, Mines, Saskatchewan Azincourt Energy plans Phase Two Drill Program at East Preston Uranium Project

The proposed winter 2019-2020 drill program will comprise 2,000-2,500 meters of land-based diamond drilling with a budget of approximately $1.2M CDN

Vale company operations
Mines, Ontario Top active mines in Ontario

Check out some of the leading active mines in the province of Ontario.

by Danielle Cameron
Fritz Venter, new CEO and President of Western Potash Corp.
Mining Insider, Mines Western Potash Appoints New CEO and President

Mr. Venter brings with him more than 34 years of experience with a number of the biggest international engineering and construction companies in the world

Komatsu sign.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Komatsu Mining to construct new 85,000 sq. ft. sales and service facility in Sparwood

Komatsu plans to break ground at the new site in early August, with construction to conclude by the end of 2020

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