53rd Health and Safety Seminar of the Québec Mining Association WORKPLACE HEALTH AND SAFETY: A PRIORITY FOR THE MINING INDUSTRY
Québec City, September 19, 2017 – Even though the accident rate continues to decline, the mining industry remains focused on modernizing its methods in order to remain among the leaders in the field of workplace health and safety. This is why, for...
HEALTH AND SAFETY IN MINES : A CONSTANT PRIORITY FOR THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION AND ITS MEMBERS
Québec City, September 12, 2017 – The Québec Mining Association (QMA) is disappointed by the public pronouncement made by United Steelworkers, which raises doubts about workplace health and safety conditions in Québec's mines.
"Never, at any...
Pathway to Phytotechnologies at the Montréal Botanical Garden : THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION PROVIDES $100,000 IN FINANCIAL SUPPORT
Québec City, June 21, 2017 – The Québec Mining Association (QMA) is proud to be present at the official launching of work on the Pathway to Phytotechnologies at the Montréal Botanical Garden, for which it has provided $100,000 in financial...
$10 million in support for the BlackRock Metals project : THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION WELCOMES THE SUPPORT FOR THE BLACKROCK METALS PROJECT PROVIDED BY THE QUÉBEC GOVERNMENT
Québec City, June 21, 2017 – The financial participation of the Québec government will allow BlackRock Metals to complete detailed engineering plans and the preliminary phases of its open-pit mine to extract iron, vanadium and titanium near...
L’ABITIBI-TÉMISCAMINGUE ET LE NORD-DU-QUÉBEC À L’HONNEUR AU CONGRÈS DE L’ASSOCIATION MINIÈRE DU QUÉBEC
Québec, le 15 juin 2017 – C’est avec fierté que l’Association minière du Québec (AMQ) a honoré, lors de son gala annuel, quatre entreprises ayant enregistré, en 2016, les meilleurs résultats en matière de prévention des accidents en leur décernant...
Innovation in the mining sector SOREDEM PROVIDES $134,000 IN FUNDING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE MINRAIL PROJECT
Québec City, May 29, 2017 – The Société de recherche et développement minier (SOREDEM), a mining research and development organization managed by the Québec Mining Association (QMA), is proud to announce that it will provide $134,000 in funding...
Metals don’t just fall from the sky. And that’s a good thing : THE MINING INDUSTRY LAUNCHES A NEW CAMPAIGN TO HIGHLIGHT THE ESSENTIAL NATURE OF ITS ACTIVITIES IN QUEBECERS EVERYDAY LIFE
Québec City, May 16, 2017 – All the objects we use in our everyday lives come, in one way or another, from mining. From tableware to cellphones, from the bridges we cross to the scissors and needles we use to make clothes, the mining industry is...
QUÉBEC MINING WEEK 2017 HAS STARTED!
Québec City, May 8, 2017 – The Québec Mining Association (QMA) has proudly launched the 26th edition of Québec Mining Week. From now until May 14, people of all ages will be able to take part in a wide range of activities to discover or find out...
Government authorization for the Canadian Malartic Mine : GOOD NEWS FOR MINING DEVELOPMENT ACCORDING TO THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION
Québec City, April 19, 2017 – The Québec Mining Association (QMA) welcomes the Québec government decision to authorize the extension of the Canadian Malartic Mine, which will consolidate high-quality jobs, ensure major economic benefits for...
$13 million to support COREM's activities : THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION WELCOMES THE SUPPORT PROVIDED FOR MINING R&D BY THE QUÉBEC GOVERNMENT
Québec City, April 12, 2017 – "By securing funding for COREM over the next five years and supporting the development of its hydometallurgy platform, the Québec government is helping to diversify Québec's mineral sector and confirming the...