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Workers with hard hats, standing in front of AECON heavy equipment.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global North American Construction Group announces expansion of heavy construction fleet

The transaction involves the purchase of Aecon’s fleet of heavy earth-moving assets, together with lighter construction assets and support equipment

SMS Equipment now sells and supports the Komatsu Tier 4 Final WA480-8.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global SMS Equipment now selling new Komatsu WA480-8 Wheel Loader

The WA480-8 features higher production, lower fuel costs, improved operator comfort and enhanced serviceability

Teck plans to consolidate support operations into a centralized office building in Sparwood, B.C.
Mining Insider, Company Profiles, Mines, British Columbia Teck announces new Sparwood office

It is expected that construction on the new Teck office building will begin within the next two years

Ritchie Bros. is a global asset management and disposition company, offering customers end-to-end solutions for buying and selling used heavy equipment, trucks and other assets.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global Ritchie Bros. introduces new online asset management and disposition solution: RB Asset Solutions

The new cloud-based SaaS solution will help customers better manage, analyze, and sell their assets

Conveyor belt at mine transporting rocks, two men standing beside it.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Pretivm to refinance construction credit facility; secures commitment letter for US $480 million

The Loan Facility will be used to refinance the existing construction credit facility.

Guy Santucci, Cranbrook History Centre Board Chair, and Jason Jacob, President of East Kootenay Chamber of Mines, with one of the dino prints.
Mining Insider, Education, Exploration, History, Mines, British Columbia Local dinosaur prints on display at Cranbrook History Centre

Teck loans museum 140 million-year-old meat-eating raptor tracks found in local mines

Picture of students.
Mining Insider, Education, Mines, Global Vale launches 2019 Global Trainee Program

In Canada, Vale is recruiting 12 young professionals to come and spend a year with the Company in 2019.

Project Location Map – Winnipeg River Pegmatite Field. Lithium One is the southernmost land package.
Mining Insider, Minerals, Mines, Manitoba Azincourt Energy Lithium One exploration update

To date surface exploration has been completed at the Lithium Two and Lithman East projects and continues at Lithium One.

Loretta Williams, Chair, First Nations Women Advocating Responsible Mining, issues statement on tailing dam failures.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia New Mount Polley report - B.C. communities and watersheds remain at serious risk of failure

The report concludes that a precautionary approach to public safety, not economics, should be the driving force behind new mining regulations in B.C.

Aerial view of the Mount Polley Mine tailing disaster.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Mount Polley: Disciplinary hearings announced for three individuals

The investigation was led by a 3-person subcommittee of senior professionals from Engineers and Geoscientists BC’s Investigation Committee.

David Austin, President and Chief Executive Officer of Colonial Coal International Corp.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Colonial Coal International Corp.: results of AGM and appointments

Colonial Coal is a publicly traded coal corporation in British Columbia that focuses primarily on coking coal projects.

Group of smiling children in India.
Mining Insider, Education, Global UNICEF Canada and Teck partner to save the lives of children in India

Over the past five years, the partnership has saved the lives of 62,000 children in India.

Chris Hercun, Sarah Whitehouse, Jaimie Dickson and Richard Doucette of Teck Highland Valley Copper Partnership receive the Jake McDonald Annual Mine Reclamation Award in Williams Lake on September 19.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia BC Mine Reclamation Award and Scholarship Recipients Announced

The TRCR hosted its 41st annual Mine Reclamation Symposium in Williams Lake from September 17 to September 20.

MB screening buckets being used at the construction of the South Caucasus Pipeline in Turkey.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global Keeping up with trench work - connecting people

MB Crushers and Screening Buckets are used in trench works to ensure you save time and money.

Two men standing in front of red and white helicopter in forested area.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia, Global Initial vanadium sampling results received: Ethos increases land position and commences trenching

Ethos Gold Corp. is pleased to announce progress at its Pine Pass and Ursula vanadium projects in north-eastern British Columbia

Aerial view of KSM Project in northwestern British Columbia.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Seabridge Gold’s KSM Program confirms key geotech/reserve data and extends Iron Cap deposit

The 2018 program includes exploration drilling and confirmation work to ensure that the project is ready for final feasibility when a partner is secured

Aerial view of the Brucejack Mine.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Pretivm to repurchase precious metals stream and Osisko responds

Osisko expects to use the proceeds from the Stream Repurchase for debt repayment and to fund additional investments.

Picture of large mining equipment.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global North American Construction Group takes ownership interest in Nuna Logistics

The definitive agreement will allow NACG to acquire 49 per cent ownership interest in Nuna Logistics Limited

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