Canadian Mining Journal


Glencore Canada Corporation


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    NICKEL: Vale, Glencore team up to explore near Sudbury

    December 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – Yesterday Vale and Glencore announced that they are planning to create a joint feasibility study to explore and develop mineralization accessible from Glencore’s Nickel Rim South mine. The study will include both economic and technical feasibility for

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    NICKEL: Glencore awards Onaping Depth winze to Cementation

    September 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – Cementation Canada has won the design and construction contract for a new internal shaft for the Onaping Depth nickel project by Glencore. The winze will be sunk from the Craig mine where production was suspended in 2009.

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Glencore, Vale approve two projects in Ontario

    March 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – Vale Canada and Glencore have approved two new projects for their Sudbury Basin operations that will total more than $1.6 billion – deep development of the Copper Cliff and Onaping mines. Vale has decided to go ahead

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    SAFETY: Compass Minerals mine rescuers tops in Ontario

    June 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Mine rescue volunteers from Compass Minerals Goderich Mine were crowned with gold hard hats by Ontario Mine Rescue, a part of Workplace Safety North (WSN), as the overall winners of the 67th annual Provincial Mine Rescue Competition held recently in Sudbury. The

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    Underground maintenance at Glencore’s Nickel Rim South mine gets five-star rating

    February 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    It’s conventional wisdom that underground mining is a dirty business. In fact, it’s undeniably true because as almost everybody knows, the nature of working underground involves spaces that are often cramped, damp and dark. To say that the environment is

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    COPPER: Peru to double production by 2016

    July 21, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PERU – Eleodoro Mayorga, the Peruvian minister of energy and mines, recently said that his country will double its copper production by 2016, making it the second largest producer in the world.

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    First woman to take the helm of the Mining Association of Canada

    June 20, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    OTTAWA – The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) is pleased to announce that Zoë Yujnovich, President and CEO of Canada’s largest iron ore producer, the Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC), has been elected as Chair of MAC for a two-year term….

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    ZINC: Brunswick safety winner again as last blast fired

    April 3, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Xstrata Zinc’s venerable Brunswick zinc-lead mine near Bathurst took its last underground production blast yesterday. As the project winds down, the last tonne should pass through the concentrator on April 19, 2013, says…

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    Winning Ways

    April 1, 2013 by Marilyn Scales

    File this under “nice work if you can get it.” A mine manager takes a two-year posting to close a mine in his home province and be close to family, and then his safety efforts helped lower costs to the point that the mine stays open an extra…

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    Top business women

    February 1, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Xstrata Nickel’s Dominique Dionne, Vice-President, Corporate Affairs, and Sepanta Dorri, General Manager, Business Development, have been recognized as two of Canada’s leading businesswomen by the 2012 Canada’s Most Powerful…

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    AWARDS: Two Xstrata Nickel execs win businesswomen of year honours

    January 10, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Xstrata Nickel is the proud employer of not one but two women recognized nationally for their business acumen.

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    NICKEL MINING: Canadian Arrow commences nickel mining

    September 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Canadian Arrow Mines of Sudbury, ON, has begun mining and stockpiling nickel bearing massive sulphides from its Kelex mine near Timmins. The ore will be custom milled at Xstrata’s Strathcona mill near Sudbury.