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Northern Ontario Business   07 September 2017   Canada   Ontario  
<p>The start-up of New Gold&rsquo;s Rainy River gold mine in northwestern Ontario is only weeks away.</p> <p>The Toronto-based mid-tier miner is putting the finishing touches on the $515 million spent this year to carve out the open pit, dig the tailings area, ...
Filed under: Mining News   07 August 2017   Canada   Ontario  
<p>It's the end of an era for one of Canada's oldest and most prolific gold mines.<br><br>Porcupine Gold Mines, a subsidiary of Goldcorp (NYSE:GG, TSX:G), said last week that mining operations are permanently ending at the Dome underground mine in Timmins, ...
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The Telegram   19 July 2017   Canada   Quebec  
<p>Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard (left) and Premier Dwight Ball announced an agreement to come to an agreement Wednesday in Edmonton, a first step toward co-operation on mining development and transportation around the Labrador-Quebec border.</p> <p>It&rsquo;s ...
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The construction index   09 December 2016   Canada   Americas  
<p>Carillion Canada subsidiary Rokstad has been named as the preferred bidder for a high-voltage transmission line project worth approximately &pound;120m.</p> <p>Rokstad was acquired by Carillion in 2014.</p> <p>The contract for Manitoba Hydro involves the ...
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The construction index   27 September 2016   Canada   Americas  
<p>The Canadian province of Alberta has signed a 35-year design-build-finance-operate (DBFO) contract for the Southwest Calgary Ring Road.</p> <p>The work will be carried out by the Mountain View Partners consortium, which includes contractors Graham, Kiewit ...
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El Paso Herald Post   28 June 2016   Canada   Calgary  
<p>The UTEP Department of Geological Sciences IBA Team took first place in the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Worldwide Imperial Barrel Competition in Calgary, Canada.</p>
CBCnews   22 June 2016   Canada   Ottawa  
<p>Excavation of the tunnel at Rideau Station is set to resume this week, after work stopped on June 8 when the tunnel flooded following a watermain break that led to the sinkhole on Rideau Street.</p>
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AAGP   15 June 2016   Canada   Calgary  
<p>The American Association of Petroleum Geologists' (AAPG) flagship annual event, held this year in conjunction with the Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists (CSPG), is returning to Calgary for the first time in 10 years.</p>
Geovancouver   10 June 2016   Canada   Vancouver  
<p>The Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS), in collaboration with the Vancouver Geotechnical Society (VGS), invites you to GeoVancouver 2016, the 69th Canadian Geotechnical Conference. The Conference will be held from October 2nd to 5th, 2016 in Vancouver ...
Science Alert   09 June 2016   Canada   Ottawa  
<p>A major section of the Nation's Capital split open Wednesday after a gigantic sinkhole opened up in the city's bustling downtown core.</p><p>The sidewalk-to-sidewalk size sinkhole opened up late morning near the corner of Rideau Street and Sussex Drive, ...