Mining Facts | The Mining Association of Canada
Canada has one of the largest mining supply sectors globally with more than 3,700 companies supplying engineering, geotechnical, environmental, financial and other services to mining operations. Those who work in mining enjoy the highest wages and salaries of all industrial sectors in Canada with an average annual...Read More
Welcome to the Mining Association of Canada | The Mining ...
Since 1935, the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) has been the national voice of the Canadian mining industry. Working alongside our members, MAC promotes the industry nationally and internationally, works with governments on policies affecting the sector and educates the public on the value mining brings to the...Read More
Who are the Top 40? - Canadian Mining JournalCanadian Mining ...
Aug 1, 2014 ... Agnico Eagle Mines Limited is a Canadian-based gold producer with operations in Canada, Finland, and Mexico and exploration and development activities extending to the United States. “Agnico” is derived from the periodic table of elements using the symbols for silver (Ag), nickel (Ni) and cobalt (Co).Read More
Mining & Minerals | Natural Resources Canada
Dec 15, 2017 ... The data in this map are based on Natural Resources Canada's annual Map 900A – Principal mineral areas, producing mines, and oil and gas fields in Canada. This map ... Pertinent information for each project is provided, including operation name, commodity sought, and province or territory. Pertinent...Read More
Mining Operations — Westmoreland Coal Company
The Company's mining operations include Westmoreland Mining LLC, which through its subsidiaries, operates four mining complexes in the United States, Prairie Mines & Royalty ULC, which operates five mining complexes in Canada, Westmoreland Resources, Inc., which operates the Absaloka Mine, Westmoreland...Read More
Bitmain Looking to Launch Canadian Bitcoin Mining Operation ...
Jan 12, 2018 ... In response to increased regulatory pressures in China, Bitmain wants to set up shop in Canada. Bitmain is one of the largest and perhaps the most well-known bitcoin mining and hardware companies in the world. Its primary operations are, as is expected for a company that's headquartered in Beijing,...Read More
Canadian mining doing serious environmental harm, the IACHR is ...
May 14, 2014 ... David Hill: Operations in nine Latin American countries continue with explicit Canadian state support, says report.Read More
Canadian TSX Venture Exchange Approves Crypto-Mining ...
Dec 18, 2017 ... HashChain CEO Patrick Gray told Bitcoin Magazine in an interview that although their office is in New York, mining operations will be run out of Vancouver, Canada. “We have our mining operation in Vancouver because it's the optimal location to reduce the costs of large-scale mining. Canada has cheap...Read More
Canada Mining News and Commentary | MINING.com
Canada mining news. Explore related Canada articles for more information on the Canada mining industry.Read More
Our mining operations – ArcelorMittal
Our mining operations. ArcelorMittal has both iron ore and metallurgical coal reserves and is among the largest iron ore producers in the world. Our iron ore mining operations are located in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Liberia, Bosnia, Ukraine, and Kazakhstan. Our metallurgical coal mining operations are...Read More
Community Opposition to Canadian Mining Operations in Guatemala
Abstract. This paper examines individual and communal notions of space, place and landscape as these concepts are altered by power, violence and resistance to. Canadian mining operations in Guatemala. Preliminary findings are presented documenting the actions and discourses of resistance in the community of.Read More
Mining and Quarry Operations: Region of Western Canada and the ...
Executive Summary. Western Canada and the Territories (W-T) account for the majority of Canada's mined copper, potash, coal, uranium, lead, diamond, silica, sand and gravel, and sulphur production. W-T's 2015 capital expenditures on mining development made up 60.2% of the total mining industry expenditures in...Read More
China's unwanted bitcoin miners may move to Canada - Feb. 9, 2018
Feb 9, 2018 ... "It's a hard time for the mining business in China," said Jack Liao, who owns several bitcoin mines in the country. He said in a recent interview with CNNMoney that he's thinking about moving some of his operations overseas, with Canada, the U.S. and Iceland among the top candidates. Liao is the CEO of...Read More
Cheap Energy Draws Bitcoin Miners To Canada | OilPrice.com
Jan 16, 2018 ... Hydro-Quebec is in a unique position to court bitcoin miners. As Canada's largest utility provider, the company is offering techies special deals to move data-centers or mining operations into the Great White North. The utility giant is offering electricity costs of $0.0248 per kWh to data centers, and $0.0394...Read More
Our operations - Who we are | Glencore Canada
Our assets include nickel, copper, coal and zinc mining operations and projects; agricultural facilities; and a consulting business. In many of our industries, we explore and source the commodity; produce it; process and refine it; market and blend it; and ultimately handle, store and transport it to customers around the world.Read More
Bitcoin gamble: Canadian couple pours life savings into bitcoin mine ...
Dec 8, 2017 ... But rather than buy the digital currencies, they have invested more than $100,000 in the machines, electricity and space to create new ones — a process known as bitcoin "mining." Entrepreneur banking on Quebec's largest bitcoin 'mining' operation. "If I was looking for get-rich-quick, I would've just bought...Read More
Mining - Wikipedia
The mining sector is made up of large multinational companies that are sustained by production from their mining operations. Various other industries such as equipment manufacture, environmental testing, and metallurgy analysis rely on, and support, the mining industry throughout the world. Canadian stock exchanges...Read More
Lundin Mining Corporation - Home - Sun Mar 4, 2018
Lundin Mining is a diversified Canadian base metals mining company with operations in Chile, the United States of America, Portugal, and Sweden, primarily producing copper, nickel and zinc. In addition, Lundin Mining holds an indirect 24 percent equity stake in the Freeport Cobalt Oy business, which includes a cobalt...Read More
Teck is Canada's largest diversified mining company and is committed to responsible development. It has major business units focused on copper, metallurgical coal, zinc, gold and energy. Shares are listed on the TSX under the symbols TCK.A and TCK.B and on the NYSE under the symbol TCK.Read More
Bitfury is Building the "Largest Bitcoin Mining Operation in North ...
Dec 5, 2017 ... Vancouver's Hut 8 Mining Corp has announced plans to create “North America's largest bitcoin mining datacenters”. The ambitious scheme will see the Canadian firm partner with mining specialists Bitfury, who will provide the hardware, software, and maintenance. Subject to necessary funding being...Read More
Mining - The Canadian Encyclopedia
In 1577–8, Martin Frobisher established a mining operation at Baffin Island although the ore shipped turned out to be worthless and the venture collapsed. Fur trader Samuel Hearne and his guide Matonabbee traversed the region west of Hudson Bay to the mouth of the Coppermine River from 1770–2, in search of deposits...Read More
Miners Look to Cash In on Cobalt Demand - WSJ
Jan 1, 2018 ... TORONTO—A handful of Canadian miners are ramping up operations to mine cobalt, betting on demand for a socially responsible source of the metal that is in high demand as a key component of electric cars. Most cobalt currently comes from the Democratic Republic of Congo, where supply is threatened...Read More
This Mining Company Soared 159% After Saying It's Buying a ...
Dec 4, 2017 ... Shares of the company, which invests in metals mines located mostly in North America, rallied 159 percent to 25.40 shekels ($7.27) in Tel Aviv Monday after disclosing to regulators Sunday it is about to acquire a 75 percent stake in Canadian cryptocurrency mining operation Backbone Hosting Solutions...Read More
Climate change and mining in Canada (PDF Download Available)
Dec 18, 2017 ... This paper draws upon case studies conducted with mining operations in Canada involving in-depth interviews with mining professionals and analysis of secondary sources to characterize the vulnerability of the Canadian mining industry to climate change. Five key findings are discussed: i) mines in the...Read More
EY's Guide to the Taxation of Mining Operations, 2nd Edition - Book ...
Ernst & Young's Guide to the Taxation of Mining Operations provides an overview of the federal income tax rules applicable to mining operations, as well as detailed discussions on topics such as resource tax pools, flow-through shares, the successor rules, investment by non-residents in mining operations in Canada,...Read More
Canadian Mining: Still Unaccountable | NACLA
On November 27, 2009, Mariano Abarca Roblero was shot dead outside his home in Chiapas, Mexico. Abarca was a well-known community activist who led local opposition to a mining operation near his home. The aptly named Payback mine is owned by a Canadian company, Blackfire Exploration. Mexican police have...Read More
[GIFS] The 5 Stages of the Mining Life Cycle | Operations | Mining ...
Ever wonder how mining operations work? We've broken down the five stages of the mining life cycle in GIFs.Read More
Canadian Mining in El Estor | Choc v. HudBay Minerals Inc. & Caal v ...
Canadian nickel mining company Inco begins negotiations with successive military governments regarding the construction of an open pit nickel mine near El Estor.1 ... Q'eqchi' Mayan farmers are expelled from land near Inco's proposed mine, paving the way for mining operations and the construction of a new town site to...Read More
Uranium in Canada | Canadian Uranium Production - World Nuclear ...
In Canada, uranium ores first came to public attention in the early 1930s when the Eldorado Gold Mining Company began operations at Port Radium, Northwest Territories, to recover radium. A refinery to produce radium was built the following year at Port Hope, Ontario, some 5000 km...Read More
Climate Change and Canadian Mining: Opportunities for Adaptation ...
Mining is a national industry with operations in 115 communities across the country. Primary mineral extraction contributes $10 billion a year to the Canadian economy. Examples of the mining industry's vulnerability to climatic conditions: A multi-year drought in Saskatchewan in the late 1980s resulted in the Chaplin sodium...Read More
Guatemalans fight for clean water vs Canadian mining operation ...
Guatemalans fight for clean water vs Canadian mining operation. August 27, 2017 - 4:33pm. Photo by @NISGUA_Guate. About 50 peasant farmers have set up a roadblock to stop all mine-related traffic on a highway that leads to the Vancouver-based Tahoe Resources Escobal silver-gold-lead-zinc mine, which is located...Read More
Why Canada is poised to become a prime destination for Bitcoin ...
Jan 21, 2018 ... It won't be long before cryptocurrency mining operations want to set up shop in the true north strong and free — if they haven't already.Read More
New Gold - New Gold Operations: Australia Mexico USA Producing ...
New Gold Operations: Australia Mexico USA Producing Mines, Canadian Mining Company Producer Stocks on TSX NYSE AMEX in United States.Read More
Kirkland Lake Gold
... is a mid-tier gold producer targeting over 620,000 ounces of gold production in 2018 from mines in Canada and Australia. Kirkland Lake Gold's solid base of quality assets is complemented by district scale exploration potential, supported by a strong financial position with extensive management and operational expertise.Read More
Canadian mining company sees deals in Nye, Esmeralda ...
Thinkstock Nevada Sunrise Gold Corp gains and loses deals in gold and lithium mining operations Nye and Esmeralda counties. By Jeffrey Meehan Pahrump Valley Times. October 11, 2017 - 6:00 am. A Canadian-based mining company that has claims across several parts of Nevada has had some deals come and go...Read More
Hecla Mining Company
With four operating North American mines, a number of exploration properties and pre-development projects, a natural revenue hedge through the production of both precious and base metals, and its status as a growing gold producer, Hecla Mining Company is the largest primary silver producer in the U.S. – and the oldest...Read More
CA Treasurer to Canadian Mining Company: Dump Pebble Mine ...
Jan 29, 2018 ... The California State Treasurer—in a move to protect its assets—today requested that Canadian mining company First Quantum Minerals “sever any ... “I am concerned that the Pebble Mine operation will trigger unavoidable significant environmental and social damage, infringe on the rights of indigenous...Read More
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Mining – Nyrstar
Our mines are located in Canada and the United States. Our mines are located in Canada and the United States. English | Nederlands · Nyrstar|About Us|Operations|Mining. Metals Processing · Mining. Mining. Metals Processing · Mining. Langlois. Canada. Langlois mine is located in Bay James Territories, in northwest...Read More
President of Canadian bishops calls for action against mining industry
Aug 11, 2017 ... Canadian mining firms control over half of mining operations in Latin America, according to a report by the U.S.-based Council on Hemispheric Affairs (COHA). In a 2014 report on Canadian mining firms in Latin America, COHA said the consequences of large-scale mining production by Canadian firms are...Read More