Fortis truck
Energy

Canada’s LNG era officially begins

While LNG export megaprojects grab the headlines, Canada’s domestic LNG business is already established and growing.

by Jamie Schmidt
A silvery-coloured diamond on a pile of dark, fine rock rubble
Products & equipment, Sustainability & environment, Technology

Newest diamonds for industry

They’re not the sparkling, “put a ring on it” kind, but these diamonds have huge value for all kinds of industries.

by Marie Milner
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

Logo of Shell Ventures with picture of Corvus Energy cell.
Energy, Global Shell Ventures invests in Corvus Energy

Corvus Energy announces major investment from Shell Ventures to support the global development of its maritime energy storage solutions.

Kendra Johnson
Exploration, Minerals, British Columbia

Kendra Johnston named new president and CEO of Association for Mineral Exploration (AME)

The BC-based Association for Mineral Exploration (AME) recently appointed Kendra Johnston as its president and CEO.

by Peter Caulfield
John Hull, founder and chief technology officer of Hifi Engineering Inc.
Technology

Fibre optics grows beyond telecom

John Hull, founder and CTO of Hifi Engineering, discusses Hifi’s innovative use of fibre optics for distributed monitoring in the energy and mining industries.

by Jamie Schmidt
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
LED technology will play a large role in the future of the mining industry. - Photo courtesy Power PR

Upgrading LED hazard/warning strobe lights: The future is now

LED technology reduces power consumption while increasing the brightness of hazard and warning lights used on mining vehicles and equipment.

by Submitted by Power PR
argonics products at work
Products & equipment

Polyurethane protects mining equipment from high-impact and wear applications

Polyurethane provides greater resistance to shock and wear than rubber or steel, and can be customized to meet unique specifications.

by Submitted by Power PR
Graeme Edge is the co-founder and self-described chief instigator of Energy Disruptors.
Energy, Alberta

Disrupting the energy industry

Graeme Edge’s Energy Disruptors summit unites old energy, new energy, tech and finance in transforming the global energy paradigm.

by Jamie Schmidt
Teck mine with a truck in foreground
Mines, British Columbia

Top active mines in British Columbia

These are some of the most prominent mines operating actively in British Columbia

by Danielle Cameron
Carol Howes is Vice President of Communications and the PetroLMI division at Energy Safety Canada.
Education, Energy, Alberta, Global

Canada’s oilpatch is getting nerdy

Despite the dogged downturn, Carol Howes of PetroLMI foresees enduring employment opportunities for adaptable, tech-savvy oil and gas workers.

by Jamie Schmidt
trucks operating at the teck mine
Technology

Mining is a high-tech industry

A look at high-tech mining in the Kootenays.

by Michael Goehring
wind farms in the distance
Energy, Renewable Energy, Sustainability & environment

Top wind farms in Canada

These are the top operating wind farms in Canada, each with a capacity of more than 100 megawatts.

by Danielle Cameron
(L to R) Chris Hodgson, president of the Ontario Mining Association; Marc Lauzier, mine general manager for Newmont Goldcorp’s Porcupine Gold Mine; Duncan Middlemiss, president and CEO of Wesdome Mines; and Mike McCann, head of mining and milling for North Atlantic Operations.
Education, Minerals, Mines, Ontario

#ThisIsMining illustrates how mining affects everyone

Chris Hodgson, president of the Ontario Mining Association, explains how #ThisIsMining coincides with OMA’s 100th anniversary

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Braveheart Resources’ mill at the Bull River Mine is near Cranbrook, B.C.
Mines, British Columbia

Braveheart Resources to bring Bull River Mine into production

Braveheart president Ian Berzins calls purchase of Bull River Mine “transformational”

by Jeff Johnson
a pile of diamonds on display
Mines

Top diamond mines in Canada

The Canadian diamond industry is alive and well.

by Danielle Cameron
A haul truck is being loaded at one of Conuma Coal’s mines near Tumbler Ridge, B.C.
Education, Energy, Mines, Safety, Sustainability & environment, Technology

Powering the future

The Coal Association of Canada supports the coal industry through challenges arising from innovation and advances in technology.

by Marie Milner