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Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Mining

Teck Steelmaking coal price guidance issued: volume up—prices slide

Teck is a diversified company committed to responsible mining and mineral development.

(L to R) Michelle Mungall and Katrine Conroy
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Mining

New B.C. government sworn in—two cabinet ministers from the Kootenays

The cabinet consists of 20 ministers and two ministers of state. Two ministers are from the Kootenays

A man and child are dwarfed by the giant mining machine that is parked beside them.
Kootenay BizBlog, Mining

Teck updates Steelmaking Coal Guidance

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development.

Joy Global has a new property in Sparwood
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Sparwood, Developments, Mining

Sparwood’s Joy Global Moving Into Former Finning Facility

Joy Global Canada is now in the process of moving into Sparwood's old Finning facilities

Bill Bennett
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Mining

Eagle Plains Resources: former BC Mines Minister Bill Bennett appointed to the Board of Directors

Based in Cranbrook, B.C., Eagle Plains continues to conduct research, acquire and explore mineral projects throughout western Canada.

Eagle Plains Resources Ltd., a Cranbrook, B.C.-based mineral exploration company, was founded in 1992 by Bob Termuende and his son, Tim.
East Kootenay, Cranbrook, West Kootenay, Mining, Small Business

Seeking paydirt

Mineral exploration is a long-shot game with a high expectation of failure—so what attracts people to it?

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Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Canal Flats, Developments, Mining

New proposed Kootenay West Gypsum mine

A new mine proposed by CertainTeed Gypsum near Canal Flats projects a 43 year life span and would mine 400,000 ton of gypsum annually.

The unveiling of the memorial statue was attended by local area dignitaries and representatives.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Sparwood, Mining

Miner’s sculpture unveiled in Sparwood to commemorate lives lost in the coal industry

On April 3, a ceremony commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Balmer North Mine Explosion in British Columbia's Elk Valley took place in Sparwood

After months of planning this next drill hole, the team is now present in the Kootenays and ready to drill.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Mining

Kootenay Zinc starts drilling at Fort Steele’s “Sully” property

All geophysics and drill holes to date have helped the technical team better understand the nature of this exciting project.

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