Canadian Mining Journal

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    DIAMONDS: Gahcho Kue wins economic leadership award

    November 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YELLOWKNIFE, NWT – The Gahcho Kue diamond  mine near Lac des Gras is well on its way to be the most decorated mine in Canada. Operator and 51% owner De Beers Canada won the 2018 Northwest Territories MAX  award for

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    AWARD: Team from UBC wins World Mining Competition

    November 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATOON –  The team from the University of British Columbia has won the World Mining Competition held Oct. 25-28 in this city. The World Mining Competition is an opportunity for students from all backgrounds to showcase their strategic analytical abilities

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    AWARDS: Four miners among Canada’s top 100 employers

    November 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Canada’s Top 100 Employers project announced its 2019 winners on Nov. 9, including four of this country’s top miners. Congratulations to K+S Potash Canada, Rio Tinto, Suncor and Teck Resources. The winners were selected by the project’s editors

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    AWARD: Hatch honoured for Gahcho Kue project

    October 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – When the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies handed out the Canadian Consulting Engineer award on Oct. 23, the Gahcho Kue diamond mine in the Northwest Territories was again honoured. Or more precisely, Hatch was recognized with an Award

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    Five industry influencers named to Canadian Mining Hall of Fame

    October 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In 2019, the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame will welcome five new inductees: Kate Carmack, James M. Franklin, James W. Gill, A. M. (Sandy) Laird and Brian K. G. Meikle. The thirtieth annual induction dinner is set for the evening

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    AWARDS: BC prizes for reclamation and scholarships handed out

    September 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. – The British Columbia Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation (TRCR) presented the 2017 B.C. mine reclamation awards on Sept. 19 at its 41st Annual BC Mine Reclamation Symposium in Williams Lake. The Teck Highland Valley Copper

  • 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