Canadian Mining Journal

  • AWARDS: Breaker Technology awarded Silver in science & technology competition

    July 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Thornbury, Ontario, – Breaker Technology Inc. (BTI) received the second-class prize in China Gold Association’s 2017 Science and Technology award for its contribution to improving underground productivity and safety, through its latest version of the Breaker Intel System at Shandong

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    GOLD: Skeena cuts more high grades at former Snip mine

    June 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Skeena Resources has assays from 11 more holes of its underground drilling program at the former Snip gold mine in the province’s Golden Triangle. The mine produced 1 million oz. when it operated from 1991 until

  • AWARD: 2018 CEEC Medal win to Nippon Eirich and Karara mine circuit boost

    June 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – An outstanding collaboration between Karara Mining and Nippon Eirich to implement grinding circuit process improvements at Karara Mine has been awarded the 2018 CEEC Medal. The medal was awarded by the Coalition for Eco-Efficient Comminution. The 2018 CEEC

  • AWARDS: Young Mining Professionals name 2018 scholarship winners

    June 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Young Mining Professionals have named the winners of its three 2018 YMP scholarships. Each winner demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, a commitment to community service, and a high degree of creativity and originality with their submissions. The three $4,000

  • AWARD: Anaconda’s Dustin Angelo named to top 50 Atlantic CEOs

    May 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HALIFAX – Dustin Angelo, president and CEO of Toronto-based Anaconda Mining, has again been named one of the Top 50 CEOs in Atlantic Canada by Atlantic Business Magazine. “It was an honour to be in Halifax to receive the Top

  • AWARDS: MAC fetes Vale and Iamgold for sustainability excellence

    May 8, 2018 by MAC, Mining Association of Canada, Vale, Iamgold

    VANCOUVER – This is the week of the CIM annual convention, and at the awards gala on May 7, Ottawa-based Mining Association of Canada honored both Vale’s Sudbury Operations in Ontario and Iamgold’s Essakane gold mine in Burkina Faso for

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    AWARDS: Mining professionals honoured at CIM awards gala

    May 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – As the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum meets on the west coast, it honoured a long list of worthy mining professionals for their achievements. The hardware was passed out at the Awards Gala mon May 7,

  • ALUMINUM: Rio Tinto first in world to get stewardship certification

    April 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Rio Tinto Aluminium is the first company in the world to be certified under the Aluminum Stewardship Initiative (ASI). This is the highest international standard for environmental, social and governance practices across the aluminum lifecycle – production, use

  • AWARD: Anaconda receives industry award for environmental stewardship

    April 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Anaconda Mining of Toronto has been recognized with the Natural Resources Magazine’s Industry Excellence Award for Environmental Stewardship. The award recognizes companies in Atlantic Canada that are striving for and achieving greatness in resource development, health and safety,

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    AWARD: Acoustic Zoom wins #DisruptMining 2018

    March 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Vancouver-based Goldcorp announced on  Monday that Acoustic Zoom is the winner of the #DisruptMining 2018 contest. Acoustic’s entry was an ultra-high frequency 3D drill hole seismic imaging tool. The company earned the opportunity to negotiate a $1 million

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    Agnico Eagle’s Sean Boyd is TNM’s Mining Person of the Year

    March 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    As we look back at the career so far of Sean Boyd — Agnico Eagle Mines’ vice-chairman and CEO, and The Northern Miner’s Mining Person of the Year for 2017 — the opening words of Rudyard Kipling’s poem If come to mind: “If you can

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    Stephen de Jong, Catherine Raw win ‘Young Mining Professionals of the Year’ award

    February 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Young Mining Professionals (YMP) — a non-profit group with chapters in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and London, U.K. — has awarded its Mining Professional of the Year Awards for 2017 to Stephen de Jong, chairman of Vancouver-based gold-silver junior Integra Resources (TSXV: ITR),