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...
A lack of work in the project pipeline has led Aecon Group to cut nine salaried positions at its Timmins mining contracting office.“We’re scaling back,” said Aecon spokeswoman Nicole Court. “The business did experience, over the course of the last few years, some challenges in securing new work. It...
Cy Rheault Construction of Timmins has been awarded a $34-million contract for Laurentian University’s campus modernization project.The project, which represents a major renewal for the Sudbury campus, will mean new construction, plus upgrades and renovations to nine campus buildings over two years...
The City of Timmins placed 42nd in an annual ranking by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) for the best Canadian cities and economic regions for starting and growing a business.Prairies cities, particularly in Alberta, ranked in the top nine, followed by Collingwood, Ont. in ten...
The Timmins Chamber of Commerce honoured some of its most dedicated advocates during its annual
general meeting Sept. 17.Mayor Tom
Laughren was given an honorary lifetime membership. He served as chamber
president in 2005-2006 before serving eight years as mayor of Timmins. He