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News
February 8, 2021  

Suncor Energy restarts carbon emission cutting projects despite vow of austerity

CALGARY – The CEO of Suncor Energy Inc. says

News
February 8, 2021  

Driller killed, two other miners hurt in accident at southern Interior B.C. mine

KAMLOOPS, B.C. – The BC Coroners Service confirmed Tuesday

News
February 8, 2021  

Nunavut hunters block mine road, airstrip; say their voices aren’t being heard

IQALUIT, Nunavut – Naymen Inuarak stands on a road

News
February 8, 2021  

Alberta to restore some coal mining policy protections: government spokesman

EDMONTON – The Alberta government says it plans to

News
February 8, 2021  

B.C.’s `dirty secret’: more than 100 contaminated mine sites threaten water, wildlife and communities

Decades after closing, an open-pit copper mine in northwest

News
February 2, 2021  

‘Serious concern’ among Nunavut communities over iron ore mine’s proposed expansion

(CP) IQALUIT, Nunavut – Nunavut communities on the northern

News
February 1, 2021  

Oil and gas “existential crisis” looming in rural Alberta

Canada need to start becoming more energy-independent and the

News
January 25, 2021  

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan to aim for net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050

(CP) TORONTO – The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board

News
January 25, 2021  

‘David and Goliath’ clash possible over Tiny’s Teedon Pit extension

Three years ago, Erin Archer told local residents that

News
January 18, 2021  

Trevali plans to reopen New Brunswick’s Caribou zinc mine but with 150 fewer staff

(CP) CALGARY – Trevali Mining Corp. says it plans

News
January 18, 2021  

Body of worker whose bulldozer fell through ice on inactive tailings pond recovered

(CP) FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. – Oilpatch giant Suncor says

News
January 18, 2021  

An outright ‘No’: Biden’s Day 1 Keystone XL kibosh bodes ill for Canada U.S. ties

(CP) WASHINGTON – North America’s perennial pipeline debate erupted

News
January 11, 2021  

Saskatchewan’s top 10 oil producers

Regina – Husky Energy, which was acquired by Cenovus

News
January 11, 2021  

Canada’s Imperial Oil vows disclosure after parent Exxon shares new pollution data

Canada’s Imperial Oil says it will update its carbon

News
January 11, 2021  

Coal exploration around Alberta parks raises questions about future recreation

(CP) EDMONTON – At least five popular recreation areas

Feature
January 11, 2021  

Benefits of Dust Collector Pulse Valves

Dust collector systems, like every product, have gone through technological upgrades and innovative changes to make them more valuable to the customer, by eliminating more dust and particulates from the air.

News
December 29, 2020  

Two workers killed in collision at Suncor oilsands mine near Fort McMurray

(CP) FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. – Suncor Energy Inc. says

News
December 28, 2020  

Alberta decision to open Rockies to coal mining to face court challenges in new year

(CP) EDMONTON – The Alberta government is to face

Feature
December 15, 2020  

Maintenance: What Does the Future Hold?

Technology moves at a fast pace, and companies need to adapt quickly if they want to stay competitive in the new marketplace. Maintenance is no exception. What was once an industry that saw maintenance professionals using metal tools and wearing a hardhat, are now more likely to use a tablet to check on their assets.

News
December 14, 2020  

McInnis Cement plant in Quebec part of joint venture controlled by Brazilian company

(CP) MONTREAL – The Caisse de depot et placement

News
December 14, 2020  

Cameco suspending Cigar Lake uranium production after positive COVID 19 tests

(CP) SASKATOON – Cameco Corp. says it will temporarily

News
December 7, 2020  

Anglers seek protection for Alberta river they say is threatened by gravel plan

(CP) One of Alberta’s largest grassroots conservation groups is

News
December 7, 2020  

Suspended Ekati diamond mine to be restarted by Jan. 29 under new sales agreement

(CP) CALGARY – Dominion Diamond Mines ULC says it

Feature
December 3, 2020  

MRO’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview

While most models for 2021, have engine, package, trim, or colour changes, two of the light-duty pick-up truck heavyweights have made major changes to their vehicles.

News
November 23, 2020  

Iamgold reducing underground workforce at Westwood after seismic event last month

(CP) TORONTO –  Iamgold Corp. says it is temporarily

News
November 23, 2020  

Sherritt International CEO David Pathe stepping down after completing restructuring

(CP) TORONTO – Sherritt International Corp. says president and

News
November 16, 2020  

Workers recalled for potential restart of Ekati Diamond Mine after eight months

(CP) CALGARY – The owner of the Ekati Diamond

Feature
November 9, 2020  

Bearing Quality, Service Life and Fatigue Life

What does the user want? What does the machine
designer want?

News
November 9, 2020  

Hundreds of coal mining jobs to end as power company switches to natural gas

(CP) CALGARY – Alberta power producer TransAlta Corp. says

News
November 2, 2020  

Iamgold suspends activity at Quebec underground gold mine after ‘seismic event’

(CP) TORONTO – Iamgold Corp. says it has shut