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News Construction Minerals General
August 3, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin to restructure resources business to be profitable next year

The turn away from resources will reduce that segment’s operations to nine countries from 30

News Metals Minerals General
July 29, 2020  

Feds invest $98M for the minerals and metals sector

The feds are supporting the Geo-mapping for Energy and Minerals program and the Targeted Geoscience Initiative

News Minerals General
July 9, 2020  

Alberta won’t require full environmental assessments for sandpits

They’ll be regulated as they have been in the past with no conditions on approvals.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
March 9, 2020  

Coal miner Teck baffled by fish collapse downstream of BC mines

Water monitoring stations near the mines have reported selenium concentration levels 50 times what’s recommended for aquatic health.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
March 5, 2020  

Mining companies moving towards stakeholder capitalism: KPMG

Canadian companies identified access to capital as one of their top three risks.

News Minerals General
March 5, 2020  

Ontario investing $10.5M in mining firms

Investments in mining supply and services companies will create jobs in the North, says the Ontario government

News Minerals General
March 5, 2020  

Ontario announces mining mission to South America

Peru and Ecuador represent “an abundance of untapped potential” for Ontario suppliers to the mining industry: Fedeli.

News Minerals General
February 20, 2020  

Ottawa steps into ‘Ring of Fire’ debate with Doug Ford

The mineral-rich deposits were discovered in a region inhabited by Indigenous peoples, provincial governments have been trying to develop them since 2007.

News Minerals General Sustainability
February 13, 2020  

$3.5M in federal funding for green mining in Sudbury

Recipients are a manufacturer of electric drive systems and an organization developing heat exchange technology.

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January 1, 2020  

Some businesses thrived, many lagged during pandemic in 2020

Here are the lists of winners and losers

News Manufacturing Minerals General
December 4, 2019  

Trudeau government does spadework on minerals crucial to future

British firm to provide pricing forecasts and analysis of global supply and demand between 2020 and 2030.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
November 7, 2019  

37 dead following attack on Canadian gold mine in Burkina Faso

Convoy of five buses accompanied by a military escort was ambushed.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
August 27, 2019  

Teck zinc production to take a hit after refinery equipment failure

Repairs are expected to take up to 20 weeks at an estimated cost of up to $10 million.

News Manufacturing Minerals General Sustainability
July 25, 2019  

UBC research on capturing carbon from mining secures federal funding

NRC has awarded $2 million for testing of techniques at the Gahcho Kue diamond mine in the Northwest Territories.

News Government Manufacturing Minerals General
July 11, 2019  

Ottawa announces $8.3M to support beef industry amid China standoff

Six projects but biggest recipient is Canada Beef, which is getting $5.3 million to grow sales internationally.