Canadian Mining Journal

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    Young Mining Professionals announces 2020 scholarship winners

    October 28, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Young Mining Professionals (YMP) has announced its 2020 scholarship recipients. A total of $61,500 in scholarships has been awarded to students studying mining-related programs in Canada. “The scholarships are not only supporting the students but also helping to address the

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    The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame announces 2021 inductees

    October 26, 2020 by Vivian Danielson

    The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame will welcome five new members at its July 2021 gala dinner and induction ceremony, An Evening Under the Stars, to be held at the prestigious Aga Khan Museum in Toronto. Due to the Covid-19

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    SUSTAINABILITY: Agnico Eagle, Cameco win MAC awards

    June 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – Miners Agnico Eagle Mines and Cameco are this year’s recipients of the Mining Association of Canada’s (MAC) Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) Excellence Awards, which recognize innovative sustainability projects focused on community engagement and the environment. The TSM encourages

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    Kirkland Lake Gold’s Tony Makuch TNM’s Mining Person of the Year for 2019

    February 24, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Tony Makuch, president and CEO of Kirkland Lake Gold, is The Northern Miner’s Mining Person of the Year for 2019. Under his leadership, Kirkland Lake Gold has outperformed its peers in the last 24 months. The company’s shares rose by

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    Young Mining Professional of the Year awards go to Ashley Kirwan and David Cataford

    February 19, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    The winners of the Young Mining Professionals (YMP) awards this year are Ashley Kirwan of Orix Geoscience and David Cataford of Champion Iron. The YMP awards, presented in association with The Northern Miner, recognize two mining professionals under the age of forty

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    Mining Hall of Fame awards gala welcomes four inductees

    February 11, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame welcomed four extraordinary individuals during the thirty-second annual induction ceremony in January at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Industry giants Jerry Asp, Alex Balogh, Hans Lundberg and Eberhard Scherkus were celebrated for their exemplary

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    AWARD: Lundin Gold wins second UN sustainability honour

    November 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Vancouver’s Lundin Gold has won a second award from the United Nations Global Compact Canada and was recognized at the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals leadership awards held on Nov. 14. The award recognizes Lundin Gold’s and the Lundin

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    AWARD: Nouveau Monde graphite wins award for sustainable development

    November 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Nouveau Monde Graphite of Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Que., has won an Award of Excellence in Sustainable Development. The award highlights the company practices as part of its Matawinie graphite project 130 km north of Montreal. The award was presented at

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    AWARD: Colibri director given Nicholas Denys medal

    November 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Roger Doucet, a director of Colibri Resource Corp. of Dieppe, N.B., is this year’s winner of the Nicholas Denys medal for his prospecting career and the contribution he has made to mineral exploration and development in Quebec. He

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    AWARD: AEMQ gives nod to Iamgold’s Nelligan discovery

    October 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Iamgold Corp. of Toronto has won the award for Discovery of the Year by the Association de l’Exploration Miniere du Quebec for its Nelligan gold project. The presentation was made at AMEC’s meeting on Oct. 23, 2019, in

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    AWARD: Cementation wins safety gold

    October 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Cementation Canada of North Bay, Ont. has been recognized as one of Canada’s safest employers for 2019. The gold award in the Mining and Natural Resources category was presented to Cementation during the Canada’s Safest Employers Awards gala

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    AWARD: De Beers Canada receives CPRS gold medal

    June 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    EDMONTON – The Canadian Public Relations Society has released a list of its 2019 Award of Excellence winners – chief among them De Beers Canada. De Beers won a gold medal for the Canadian Issues/Crisis Management Campaign of the Year.