Canadian Mining Journal


Coal


  • News

    Mawson looks to grow gold-cobalt zones at Rompas-Rajapalot

    June 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    After finishing a 16,000-metre winter drill program in April, Mawson Resources (TSX: MAW; US-OTC: MWSNF) is getting ready for a 12-month exploration program at its flagship Rompas gold property and Rajapalot gold-cobalt property, just south of the Arctic Circle in Finland’s Lapland.

  • Feature

    Canadian coal driving global growth

    June 1, 2018 by Robin Campbell

    Alberta’s production of metallurgical coal is set to rise

  • News

    TMN editorial: Former Massey Energy CEO, ex-con Blankenship attempts comeback in US Senate

    May 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    It’s hard to figure out what the lessons are here, but the audacity and sheer political spectacle can’t go unremarked: the disgraced former CEO of Massey Energy, Don Blankenship, is attempting a major comeback in the public arena by launching

  • Feature

    Teck looks to unleash culture shift in innovation

    May 8, 2018 by Alisha Hiyate

    How to approach digital technologies

  • COAL-COPPER-ZINC: Teck Q1 profit up sharply to $753M

    April 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Strong commodity prices lifted Teck Resources first quarter revenues to $3.09 billion, compared to $2.85 billion in Q1  2017. The company recorded an adjusted profit for Q1 2018 of $753 million or $1.31 per share. Compare that to

  • COMMENT: What does Rio Tinto know about coal?

    April 2, 2018 by Marilyn Scales

    One of the largest miners in the world, Australia’s Rio Tinto plc, is shedding its coal assets at a surprising rate over the last year. To wit: Rio divested its interest in its wholly-owned subsidiary Coal & Allied Industries in

  • SUSTAINABILITY: Teck releases climate action and portfolio resilience report

    March 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Last week Teck Resources released its Climate Action and Portfolio Resilience Report that outlines how the company will continue to be competitive and create shareholder value in a low carbon future. The 30-page report covers the work that

  • News

    Teck posts record 2017 revenue and cash flow

    February 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Favourable commodity prices and a focus on cost control last year drove revenue and cash flow from Teck Resources‘ (TSX: TECK.B; NYSE: TECK) operations into record territory. The company reported revenue of $12.1 billion, up from $9.3 billion in 2016, along

  • News

    COAL: Grande Cache mine to reopen

    January 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – The soon-to-be new owner of the Grande Cache metallurgical coal mine northwest of Edmonton says they want to reopen it. The previous operator was forced into bankruptcy when its Chinese owner defaulted on debts of approximately $500 million.

  • COAL: Feds okay Murray River mine owned by HD Mining

    December 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The Canadian government has approved the Murray River metallurgical coal mine belonging to HD Mining International of Vancouver. The project is located 12 km south of the town of Tumbler Ridge in the northeast part of the

  • SEC charges Rio Tinto with fraud

    October 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO; LON: RIO) and two of its former executives with fraud for inflating the value of coal assets the company acquired in Mozambique for $3.7 billion in 2011 and sold

  • News

    BOOK: Keevil pens memoir, “Never Rest on Your Ores”

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Teck Resources and McGill-Queen’s University Press are jointly publishing a new book, “Never Rest on Your Ores: Building a Mining Company One stone at a Time”. Written by Teck chairman Norman B. Keevil, the book is a lively