Opening of Stornoway's Renard Diamond Mine: AN IMPORTANT EVENT IN THE VIEW OF THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION
Québec City, October 19, 2016 – The Québec Mining Association (QMA) is pleased to note the official opening of Québec's first-ever diamond mine, Stornoway Diamond Corporation's Renard Mine. "A diversification of the range of minerals mined will...
BAPE report on the extension of the Canadian Malartic Mine : CANADIAN MALARTIC HAS ALREADY MADE A COMMITMENT TO MEET THE BAPE'S REQUIREMENTS, IN THE VIEW OF THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION
Québec City, October 13, 2016 – The Québec Mining Association (QMA) takes an optimistic view of the report filed by Québec's environmental hearings board (Bureau d’audiences publiques sur l’environnement, BAPE), concerning the proposal to extend...
52e Colloque en santé et sécurité du travail : L’ASSOCIATION MINIÈRE DU QUÉBEC RÉCOMPENSE LES EFFORTS SOUTENUS DES TRAVAILLEURS DU SECTEUR MINIER EN PRÉVENTION DES ACCIDENTS
Québec, le 20 septembre 2016 – Dans le souci de sans cesse améliorer la fréquence des accidents dans les opérations minières, l’Association minière du Québec (AMQ) tient son 52e Colloque en santé et sécurité du travail (SST) qui permet de...
BAPE hearings in Malartic: THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION SUPPORTS CANADIAN MALARTIC'S MINE EXTENSION PROJECT
Québec City, July 12, 2016 – The Québec Mining Association (QMA) has taken advantage of the hearings held by Québec's environmental hearings bureau (Bureau d’audiences publiques sur l’environnement, or BAPE) to reiterate its support for the...
The Québec Mining Association’s Annual Convention: HORNE SMELTER, LAPA MINE AND RAGLAN MINE HONOURED FOR THEIR WORKPLACE HEALTH AND SAFETY PERFORMANCES
Québec City, June 14, 2016 – Workplace health and safety (WHS) is a constant concern for the mining industry, and to reflect this, the Québec Mining Association has awarded the F.J. O’Connell trophies for the last 50 years, to recognize...
Modernization of the Environment Quality Act : THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION HOPES THAT THE NEW RULES ON ENVIRONMENTAL AUTHORIZATIONS WILL BE SUITABLE FOR THE MINING SECTOR
Québec City, June 7, 2016 – Following the tabling by the Minister of Sustainable Development, the Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change, David Heurtel, of the Act to amend the Environment Quality Act to modernize the environmental...
Funding for COREM : THE GOVERNMENT RECOGNIZES THE IMPORTANCE OF RESEARCH IN THE MINING SECTOR, SAYS THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION
Québec City, May 24, 2016 – "By contributing to the funding of COREM, the Québec government recognizes the importance of this research and development centre in supporting an innovative, forward-looking mining industry," says Josée Méthot,...
25TH ANNUAL QUÉBEC MINING WEEK
Québec City, April 25, 2016 – The Québec Mining Association (QMA) is pleased to announce that the activities for the 25th annual edition of Québec Mining Week will take place between now and April 30, in various regions of Québec. Its objective is...
23RD GROUND CONTROL SEMINAR ORGANIZED BY THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION
Québec City, April 12, 2016 – After a seven-year gap, the Québec Mining Association (QMA) is pleased to announce the return of its ground control seminar. The event offers participants from the mining industry an opportunity to discuss best...
Québec Energy Policy: THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION SUPPORTS THE GOAL FOR ALTERNATIVE ENERGY
Québec City, April 7, 2016 – For many years, the Québec Mining Association (QMA) has called for the government to support mining companies in converting their facilities to natural-gas operation. The QMA hopes that the new energy policy, based in...