Canadian Mining Journal

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    AWARD: National safety nod goes to South Arturo gold mine

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – The South Arturo gold mine, 40 km north of Carlin, is the winner of the 2016 Sentinels of Safety Award for its operating practices as chosen by the National Mining Associations. The mine is a joint venture of

  • INNOVATION: Goldcorp’s #DisruptMining challenge is back for 2018

    November 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Mining Industry’s Innovation Accelerator Challenge Returns to PDAC VANCOUVER –  Goldcorp Inc. is pleased to present the second #DisruptMining accelerator challenge and live finale event on Sunday, March 4, 2018 during the annual Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) conference. Highlights: Goldcorp to host the

  • AWARDS: Lundin Gold Recognized by UN Compact for Its Sustainable Development Best Practices

    November 22, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Lundin Gold is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by the United Nations Global Compact Networks of Colombia and Ecuador at the Best Practice Awards for Sustainable Development for its work undertaken jointly with the Lundin Foundation and Catering Las

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    AWARDS: PDAC names 2018 award recipients

    November 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – The Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada has announced the winners of its seven major awards. The presentations will be made at the annual convention at a gala on March 6, 2018. Here is the list: Bill Dennis

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    ALUMINUM: Rio Tinto wins Can-Am award for Kitimat smelter

    November 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Rio Tinto has won the Canadian-American Business Council’s Corporate Leadership Award for the $6-billion modernization of its BC Works smelter at Kitimat. The smelter produces some of the world’s lowest carbon aluminum. The Corporate Leadership Award is

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    Stornoway’s Matt Manson speaks on the struggle to build Renard at PMF

    October 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The following is a transcript of the remarks made by Stornoway Diamond president and CEO Matt Manson at the Progressive Mine Forum in Toronto on Oct. 23, where he was presented with The Northern Miner’s Mining Person of the Year award

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    AWARD: Cementation wins gold as safe employer

    October 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Cementation Canada of North Bay, Ont., has been recognized as one of Canada’s Safest Employers for 2017. 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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    AWARDS: QMEA names winners at Explor! conference

    October 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – The Quebec Mineral Exploration Association announced the winners of its annual recognition awards at the recent Explor! Conference, held Oct. 17-19, 2017. The Discovery of the Year award went to Osisko Mining for the Lynx gold deposit project.

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    Four Canadian mining giants to join Hall of Fame

    October 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In 2018 the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame will induct four new members to its ranks: Ross J. Beaty, Robert A. Gannicott, A. Terrance MacGibbon and Edward G. Thompson. The thirtieth annual induction dinner will be held the evening of

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    AWARD: Fasken Martineau named global mining law firm of 2017

    July 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Who’s Who Legal has named Fasken Martineau as the Global Mining Law Firm of the Year for 2017, which is the ninth time in the past decade. With more than 150 years of mining experience, our Global Mining Group has earned an

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    AWARD: Ross Beaty receives Order of Canada

    July 10, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – Mining magnate and philanthropist Ross Beaty is among the 99 prominent Canadians awarded membership in the 2017 Order of Canada. The award shows that mining and environmentalism are not necessarily incompatible. Beaty, the founder and chairman of Pan American

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    AWARD: Quebec North Shore & Labrador RR wins Quebec Transport prize

    June 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Iron Ore Company of Canada won the grand prize in the railway transport category for its interactive database project for geotechnical risk management. The award was made in Montreal at Quebec’s Transport Excellence Awards gala earlier this week.