Mining

test

— Photo courtesy Teck

Do you have a story idea about mining in the Kootenays? Submit your idea today.

Recent Mining articles

Cover of Summer issue of Corporate Knights
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Mining

Teck named to 2019 Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada

The Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada are each evaluated on a set of up to 21 environmental, social and governance indicators

Braveheart Resources’ mill at the Bull River Mine is near Cranbrook, B.C. .
East Kootenay, Mining

Braveheart Resources to bring Bull River Mine into production

Braveheart president Ian Berzins calls purchase of Bull River Mine “transformational”

by Jeff Johnson
Group of North Coal employees celebrating and holding a cake.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Sparwood, Developments, Mining

Sparwood’s North Coal celebrates sixth anniversary

North Coal has been active since 2012 and is currently completing federal and provincial environmental assessments and consulting with local stakeholders.

Haul Truck and Digger at Elkview mine near Sparwood, B.C.
East Kootenay, Elkford, Sparwood, Education, Energy, Mining

The Elkview Coal Mine celebrates a milestone

This year marks the 50th anniversary of surface mining at Elkview mine near Sparwood, B.C.

by
The DMG Blockchain Solutions Inc. facility.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Developments, Mining

DMG Blockchain’s 85-megawatt crypto mining facility now fully operational in WK/Boundary

The facility – one of North America's largest – runs on clean hydroelectric power

SMS truck.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Mining

Teck reports unaudited annual & fourth quarter results: 2018

“2018 was another very good year for Teck,” said Don Lindsay, President and CEO of the company.

Ian Benson of Elkford owns Bearspaw Contracting and several other companies across Canada.
East Kootenay, Elkford, Mining, Small Business, Top 10 Business People

Ian Benson, Bearspaw Contracting

Ian Benson supports Elkford and the entire Elk Valley through his labour contracting company and his charitable foundation.

by
Geoscience BC banner.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Mining

8,000 km2 of new Kootenay-Boundary geological mapping released

Geological mapping covering 8,000 km2 of historic mining areas in British Columbia’s Kootenay Boundary Regional District was recently released by Geoscience BC

Dean McKerracher (left) and Curtis Helgesen (right) spent time in Peru in 2018, working with mining communities under the CISAL program.
East Kootenay, Elkford, Mining

Elkford pays it forward

The leadership team from Elkford share success strategies with mining communities in South America.

by
North Coal’s Michel Coal Project is in the works in the Elk Valley.
East Kootenay, Sparwood, Mining

Sparwood: There’s (even more) coal in them hills

John Pumphrey, president of North Coal in Sparwood, B.C., discusses what his company is up to with regards to the Michel Coal Project

by

Promoted Mining businesses

View all Mining articles