Plant’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview
Ford has completely re-designed their F-150 for 2021, and…
Strong finish in gold production for Victoria Gold
Q4 2020 results exceed targets at Eagle Gold Mine
enCore Energy completes acquisition of Texas-based uranium production, resource assets
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Agnico Eagle signs deal to buy TMAC Resources
Acquisition comes after sale to Chinese company blocked
Metals and mining sector helps boost Toronto market
U.S. stock markets down
Pure Gold Mining celebrates first gold bar
Ore taken from new Western Ontario mine
Two workers killed in collision at Suncor oilsands
Mine is located near Fort McMurray, Alberta
Norbord to resume production at Chambord, QC
The restart of the Chambord mill will enable Norbord to optimize production at its two Quebec mills and to more effectively serve customers in eastern Canada and the northeastern US.
Mining metals needed for electrification faces low price obstacle
More than $1 trillion of investment needed in key aluminum, cobalt, copper, nickel and lithium over the next 15 years.
Trudeau delivers another blow to energy, mining sectors
Plan requiring projects to describe how they will achieve net-zero emissions may not even be feasible.
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
Spartan Controls named one of Canada’s best-managed companies
Calgary firm provides automation, valves, measurement, process control, digital transformation and other solutions.
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.
Mining companies moving towards stakeholder capitalism: KPMG
Canadian companies identified access to capital as one of their top three risks.
Ontario investing $10.5M in mining firms
Investments in mining supply and services companies will create jobs in the North, says the Ontario government
Ontario announces mining mission to South America
Peru and Ecuador represent “an abundance of untapped potential” for Ontario suppliers to the mining industry: Fedeli.
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.
$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.
Teck Resources to pay $2M for SunMine solar project in BC
Amount matches the City of Kimberly’s debt associated with the ownership and operation of the facility on reclaimed Teck Sullivan Mine.
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.
Bystander training a tool to prevent sexual harassment, violence
Used for years at universities and colleges to prevent sexual assault, now gaining traction in Canadian workplaces.
Cape Breton coal mining suspended after new roof collapse
Inspectors sent to the mine to look at the extent of the rock fall.
Workers trapped deep in Saskatchewan mine now safely back on surface
A service shaft stopped working at a potash mine near Saskatoon
Canada banning oil, gas and mining from marine protected areas
Changes apply recommendations made last fall.
Goldcorp’s Telfer will not join Newmont board once acquisition is complete
Newmont announced a friendly deal valued at US$10 billion to acquire Goldcorp in January.
Barrick, Newmont to work together through Nevada joint venture
Dropping $17.8-billion hostile takeover and moving past a dust-up between CEOs over leadership and competence.
Federal funds to kick start planning work on road to central Arctic tundra
The road could unlock the mineral wealth of Canada’s North.
Barrick’s makes hostile bid for Newmont as talks on partnership fall apart
A simmering dispute between world’s two largest gold miners erupted publicly Monday.
Extending seal life: Mining dump wagons go with Thor-Flex
Thor-Flex seals installed in a refurbished pneumatic cylinder.
Costs swell: Saskatchewan sues Ottawa over uranium mine cleanup deal
The province and feds were originally supposed to split cleanup costs for the site, but Saskatchewan says Ottawa hasn’t lived up to its commitment.
Statistics Canada reports GDP up 0.1% in August boosted by oil and gas subsector
Helping drive the growth was the mining, quarrying and oil and gas extraction sector which rose 0.9 per cent.
Canada’s ban on asbestos to take effect but mining residues are exempt
Regulations, which will take effect at the end of the year, bar the import, sale or use of processed asbestos fibres and products containing them.