Canadian Mining Journal

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    AWARDS: Mining professionals honoured at CIM awards gala

    May 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – As the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum meets on the west coast, it honoured a long list of worthy mining professionals for their achievements. The hardware was passed out at the Awards Gala mon May 7,

  • ALUMINUM: Rio Tinto first in world to get stewardship certification

    April 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Rio Tinto Aluminium is the first company in the world to be certified under the Aluminum Stewardship Initiative (ASI). This is the highest international standard for environmental, social and governance practices across the aluminum lifecycle – production, use

  • AWARD: Anaconda receives industry award for environmental stewardship

    April 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Anaconda Mining of Toronto has been recognized with the Natural Resources Magazine’s Industry Excellence Award for Environmental Stewardship. The award recognizes companies in Atlantic Canada that are striving for and achieving greatness in resource development, health and safety,

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    AWARD: Acoustic Zoom wins #DisruptMining 2018

    March 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Vancouver-based Goldcorp announced on  Monday that Acoustic Zoom is the winner of the #DisruptMining 2018 contest. Acoustic’s entry was an ultra-high frequency 3D drill hole seismic imaging tool. The company earned the opportunity to negotiate a $1 million

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    Agnico Eagle’s Sean Boyd is TNM’s Mining Person of the Year

    March 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    As we look back at the career so far of Sean Boyd — Agnico Eagle Mines’ vice-chairman and CEO, and The Northern Miner’s Mining Person of the Year for 2017 — the opening words of Rudyard Kipling’s poem If come to mind: “If you can

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    Stephen de Jong, Catherine Raw win ‘Young Mining Professionals of the Year’ award

    February 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Young Mining Professionals (YMP) — a non-profit group with chapters in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and London, U.K. — has awarded its Mining Professional of the Year Awards for 2017 to Stephen de Jong, chairman of Vancouver-based gold-silver junior Integra Resources (TSXV: ITR),

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    SCHOLARSHIP: Iamgold, Orefinders, YMP team up establish fund

    January 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Iamgold joins Orefinders Resources and Young Mining  Professionals to establish the new YMP scholarship fund in exploration and mining. The fund aims to attract young Canadians to the mineral industry by supporting their academic studies in earth sciences

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    AWARD: NWT government wins Diamonds Do Good prize

    January 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAS VEGAS – The Diamond Empowerment Fund (DEF) has announced the recipients of its 2018 Diamonds Do Good awards to be presented at its annual gala on Jan. 31 at the Four Seasons Ballroom. The government of the Northwest Territories

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    AWARD: UDMN recognizes Mira Geoscience’s hazard reporting software

    December 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Mira Geoscience has earned the Outstanding Achievement in Commercialization award presented by the Ultra-Deep Mining Network (UDMN) of Sudbury, Ont. The award recognizes a technical innovation and commercial sale that is quickly becoming the industry’s reputedly most comprehensive

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    AWARD: Anaconda recognized by St. John’s Board of Trade

    December 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Toronto-based Anaconda Mining has once more won an award for its Point Rousse gold project – this time from the St. John’s Board of Trade. The company was named the 2017 Business Achievement winner for workplace excellence. The

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    AWARDS: AME winners chosen

    December 7, 2017 by AME

    VANCOUVER – The Association for Mineral Exploration has announced its 2017 award winners. The recipients will receive their awards at the AME awards celebration of excellence gala to be held in this city Jan. 24, 2018, during the AME Roundup

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Garibaldi drills 7.3% Ni and 3.3% Cu over 9.9 metres at Nickel Mountain

    December 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Garibaldi Resources has cut high grade nickel-copper grades at its Nickel Mountain project near Eskay Creek. This is the first massive magmatic sulphide system found in the Eskay mining camp. Drill hole EL-17-09 east of the historic E&L