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January 25, 2021  

Plant’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview

Ford has completely re-designed their F-150 for 2021, and

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January 7, 2021  

Strong finish in gold production for Victoria Gold

Q4 2020 results exceed targets at Eagle Gold Mine

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January 6, 2021  

enCore Energy completes acquisition of Texas-based uranium production, resource assets

Vancouver-based enCore Energy Corp. has executed a Share Purchase

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January 5, 2021  

Agnico Eagle signs deal to buy TMAC Resources

Acquisition comes after sale to Chinese company blocked

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January 4, 2021  

Metals and mining sector helps boost Toronto market

U.S. stock markets down

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January 3, 2021  

Pure Gold Mining celebrates first gold bar

Ore taken from new Western Ontario mine

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December 29, 2020  

Two workers killed in collision at Suncor oilsands

Mine is located near Fort McMurray, Alberta

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December 15, 2020  

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.

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November 9, 2020  

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.

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October 13, 2020  

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.

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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

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March 10, 2020  

Spartan Controls named one of Canada’s best-managed companies

Calgary firm provides automation, valves, measurement, process control, digital transformation and other solutions.

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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.

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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 16, 2020  

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.

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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.

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July 22, 2019  

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.

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July 9, 2019  

Cape Breton coal mining suspended after new roof collapse

Inspectors sent to the mine to look at the extent of the rock fall.

News Minerals General
July 4, 2019  

Workers trapped deep in Saskatchewan mine now safely back on surface

A service shaft stopped working at a potash mine near Saskatoon

News Energy Oil & Gas General
April 25, 2019  

Canada banning oil, gas and mining from marine protected areas

Changes apply recommendations made last fall.

News Minerals General
March 14, 2019  

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.

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March 11, 2019  

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.

News Minerals General
March 4, 2019  

Federal funds to kick start planning work on road to central Arctic tundra

The road could unlock the mineral wealth of Canada’s North.

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February 26, 2019  

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.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
February 25, 2019  

Extending seal life: Mining dump wagons go with Thor-Flex

Thor-Flex seals installed in a refurbished pneumatic cylinder.

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November 29, 2018  

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.

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October 31, 2018  

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.

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October 17, 2018  

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.