Hollinger open pit project goes forwardPorcupine Gold Mines (PGM) has received
its final environmental approval from the province, paving the way
for work to start on its Hollinger open pit mine.The environmental compliance approval
(ECA) focused on noise, vibration and dust associated with the
project, and was awarded by the Ministry of the Environment in early
Located adjacent to Timmins’ downtown
core, the Hollinger site involves the repurposing of an historic
underground mine, which operated for close to 60 ye...
Hydro One has completed a $2.5-million upgrade to electricity
infrastructure in Timmins, which the company says will improve reliability,
provide better power quality, and increase capacity to support new growth in
the area.Work has recently been completed in the Dalton Road area of
Timmins to ...
The Timmins Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its 2015 Nova Business
Excellence Awards. Awards will be presented during an April 16 gala at the McIntyre
Arena in Timmins.Fourteen awards
are given out in the following categories: service excellence; innovation
Temex Resources Corp. is adding to its Timmins-area Juby gold property with the purchase of the
Byberg property.Temex has signed
an agreement to purchase Byberg from Silver Eagle Mines for a 100 per cent
interest in the property. The property will add to its Juby exploration project,
which is l...
mayor, Steve Black, said the city must start planning now for the 2021 closure
of Glencore’s Kidd Operations, which is one of the city’s largest employers.In his inaugural
address to council on Dec. 1, Black said council must think ahead, beyond this term,
and make smart decisions ...