Canadian Mining Journal



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    EDUCATION: Eighth annual Veolia scholarship goes to U of Arizona student

    March 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER – Veolia Water Technologies sponsored a $2,000 scholarship at the Society of Mining, Metallurgy, & Exploration (SME) 2019 annual meeting and exhibition last week. One specific criterion for the Veolia scholarship was that the applicants show an interest in

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    SolGold’s Nick Mather our Mining Person of the Year for 2018

    March 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nicholas Mather, president and CEO of Australian junior SolGold, is The Northern Miner’s Mining Person of the Year for 2018 in recognition of his role as the driving force behind the wildly successful grassroots team that has drilled off the world-class

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    AWARD: Vancouver AI firm Andritz takes top spot at Goldcorp’s #DisruptMining

    March 4, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    TORONTO – Vancouver-based artificial intelligence (AI) and automation supplier Andritz took home first place during the finale of the 2019 annual installment of Goldcorp’s #DisruptMining mining innovation contest held before a live audience of 500 in a nightclub in downtown Toronto on the

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    GOLD: Yukon Mint announces winners of coin design contest

    February 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WHITEHORSE, Yukon – The Yukon Mint Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Vancouver’s Golden Predator Mining, is making a pair of gold coins this year using designs from northern artists. The coins are minted each year using gold from the

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    AWARDS: CSA Global, PDAC award pair of bursaries

    February 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – CSA Global and the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada announced the winners of the Joan Bath and Peter Howe bursaries. The awards will be presented at the PDAC convention during the student-industry networking lunch on March 4,

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    AWARD: K+S Potash still among provincial top employers for sixth year

    February 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATOON, Sask.  – K+S Potash Canada has again been named one of the provinces top employees. This is the sixth time and the second year in a row. President and general manager, operations Sam Farris said,  “We’ve experienced a lot

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    Andrée St-Germain, Jose Vizquerra named ‘Young Mining Professionals of the Year’

    February 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Young Mining Professionals (YMP) — a non-profit group with chapters in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, Sudbury, Perth, Brisbane, Johannesburg and London — has given its Mining Professional of the Year awards for 2018 to Andrée St-Germain, chief financial officer of Integra

  • AWARD: Schneider Electric wins global award for circular economy commitment

    February 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Schneider Electric has one The Circulars 2019 award in the Multinational category. The Circulars are an initiative of the World Economic Forum and the Forum of Young Global Leaders. The Circulars recognize private and public organizations and

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    AWARDS: Fifteen finalists in run for Bauma innovation prizes

    February 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MUNICH, Germany – Having narrowed the field of 138 down to the final 15, the organizers of the Bauma Innovation Award 2019 introduced them to business journalists who had the opportunity to vote for the winners. The finalists have already

  • AWARD: MMSA awards gold medal to Pierre Lassonde

    February 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER, Colo. – The Mining and Metallurgical Society of America has chosen to award its 2019 gold medal to Pierre Lassonde, chairman of Toronto-based Franco-Nevada Mining. Lassonde is recognized for his leadership as a mining executive for a major mining

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    AWARDS: Leaders in exploration and development to be recognized at next AME Roundup

    December 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – The Association for Mineral Exploration has announced the winners of its 2018 celebration of excellence award winners. They will be recognized for their significant efforts and contribution to the mining industry. The awards will be handed out on

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    GOLD: Asanko wins Ghana’s mining company of year award

    December 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GHANA – Vancouver-based Asanko Gold has been awarded “Mining Company of the year” at the Ghana mining industry awards ceremony. The award is presented to the mining company that has achieved the highest aggregate results in the five categories of