8 Results for mining water

Canada Energy Partners Inc. (CEP) has reported that it has received a decision from the British Columbia Oil & Gas Commission (OGC) that will allow resumption of water disposal if certain conditions are met, after fears of a seismic event that could jeopardize a BC Hydro dam. The additional conditions…

December 06, 2017 @ 10:26am

The federal government has submitted a statement regarding Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) oversight of tailings ponds in Alberta to the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC). The government report is in response to a June petition from Environmental Defence Canada, Natural Resources Defense Council, and Daniel T'seleie to the…

November 13, 2017 @ 2:47pm

BluMetric Environmental Inc. has announced that an Ontario mining client has issued change orders to two of BluMetric's existing contracts for water infrastructure to a combined increase of more than $2 million. The first change order, extending work that was previously announced in September 2016, includes drilling and engineering to support the design…

November 09, 2017 @ 2:56pm

Alberta’s Acceleware, developer of the RF XL cleantech that allows for heavy oil and bitumen extraction without any external water added, has received funding from Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) and Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) to scale up its technology. Acceleware has been awarded a $10 million non-repayable contribution to complete a…

November 06, 2017 @ 7:16am

A analysis from Technavio suggests that the global mining water and wastewater management market will grow by 4.83 per cent compound annual growth rate (CAGR). The report stated that water and soil pollution are critical concerns in the mining industry and can be caused by toxic heavy metals, surfactants, fine…

February 17, 2017 @ 12:08pm

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released its final report on hydraulic fracturing, which details the impact of the process on drinking water. The report, Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Gas: Impacts from the Hydraulic Fracturing Water Cycle on Drinking Water Resources in the United States (Final Report), outlines six…

December 15, 2016 @ 12:36pm

Seabridge Gold Inc., a Canadian owned exploratory company, has been granted a licence by the Government of Canada for the construction, operation, and maintenance of a water storage facility and other water works at its KSM Project in northwestern B.C. The licence regulates all structures and activities along the transboundary…

November 24, 2016 @ 6:18am

Montreal's SNC-Lavalin has acquired of VST Ingenieros Ltda, a leading Chilean consulting engineering firm specialized in mining geotechnical work with expertise and technology in the field of thickened tailings disposal. The Santiago-based company has approximately 50 employees. The 18-year-old firm has experience in thickened tailings disposal, which allows for higher…

April 24, 2009 @ 11:28am