Canadian Mining Journal

  • INNOVATION: CanmetMINING, COREM sign co-operation agreement

    November 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA and QUEBEC CITY – CanmetMINING and COREM have signed a co-operation agreement to meet the needs of Canada’s mining industry as it embraces innovation. The aim is to reduce the risk of adopting new technology that supports sustainability and

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    ENERGY: Newmont chooses Cambridge redeployable solar in Ghana

    September 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GHANA – Cambridge Energy Partners (CEP) announced earlier this month that Newmont Mining Corp., one of the world’s largest gold producers and sustainability leaders, has deployed CEP’s redeployable Nomad solar PV tracker to demonstrate lower cost renewable electricity and to

  • Feature

    Getting the most out of critical control management systems

    September 1, 2018 by Samantha Fraser

    Three things a company can do to create greater value from their CM systems

  • Feature

    Blockchain as a tool to advance sustainability

    September 1, 2018 by Michael Torrance

    Blockchain as part of community engagement and benefits agreements

  • Feature

    Carbon pricing confusion

    August 1, 2018 by David Godkin

    Ontario’s move away from cap-and-trade clashes with federal goals and market trends

  • SUSTAINABILITY: IGF releases guidance document for local content policies

    July 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – A new toolkit from the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) has published a new document aimed at fostering stronger links between the extractive sector and the rest of a country’s economy. Following the

  • Gov’t-commissioned review condemns BC’s ‘professional reliance’ model

    July 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Big changes to the way B.C.’s mining sector is regulated may be on the way. At least that’s the signal given by a newly released, provincial government-commissioned report that criticizes the way the B.C. government manages the province’s

  • GOLD: Kinross supports sagebrush restoration in Nevada

    July 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Toronto-based Kinross Gold has made a gift of US$75,000 over the next three years to support the College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources’ Great Basin sagebrush restoration project. Sagebrush ecosystems have shrunk 56% from historical size due

  • SUSTAINABILITY: European SLIM project seeks new solutions

    July 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SPAIN – Sustainability is high on all miners’ to-do lists these days no matter where they operate. In Europe, the body of 13 companies and institutions of SLIM (Sustainable Low Impact Mining) met last month seeking to develop new sustainable

  • SUSTAINABILITY: Swedes set new world standard

    June 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM, Sweden – The mine of the future is carbon dioxide free, digitalized and autonomous. To set a new world standard for sustainable mining at great depth, LKAB, Epiroc, ABB, Combitech and AB Volvo have joined forces in a partnership

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    Mine Water Solutions 2018

    June 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Vancouver – The Mine Water Solutions 2018 organizing committee and the University of British Columbia are hosting the 3rd Annual Mine Water Solutions Conference (MWS2018) in Vancouver Canada from June 12th to 15th, 2018. Mine Water Solutions 2018 is the

  • GOLD: Goldcorp signs Borden IBA with three First Nations

    June 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Goldcorp has reached a milestone for its Borden all-electric underground gold mine near Chapleau with the signing of an impact benefit agreement with three First Nations – Brunswick House, Chapleau Cree and Chapleau Ojibwe. Goldcorp now has