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Arch Coal and Newmont Among Recipients of Sentinels of Safety Award

The most prestigious award in the mining industry is the Sentinel of Safety award, co-sponsored annually by NMA and the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA). Twenty American mining operations – six coal mines and 14 mineral/metal mines – were honored with the award... Read More

Copper Helps Flint Solve Its Water Crisis

A new video from the Copper Development Association (CDA) shows how Flint, Michigan, is bringing clean, safe water back to its residents with the help of copper. In a city that has battled contamination problems since 2014, the city is now on schedule to replace its lead pipes with new copper piping... Read More

NMA Members Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index

NMA members Barrick Gold, Newmont, Teck Resources Ltd., Kinross Gold, Hudbay Minerals, and Rio Tinto were ranked as this year’s mining sector sustainability leaders by RobecoSAM on the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). 3M was also selected for inclusion in the DJSI marking the 19th year the... Read More

Kinross Gold Fort Knox Expansion to Extend Mine Life to 2030

Kinross Gold Corp. announced in June that it will proceed with the initial Gilmore expansion project at its Fort Knox gold mine in Fairbanks, Alaska. The initial phase of a potential multi-phase layback of the existing pit is expected to add roughly 1.5 million ounces of gold production from Fort Knox... Read More

Donlin Gold Project Receives Record of Decision and Major Federal Permits

                    On August 13, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (the Corps) and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) issued a single Record of Decision (ROD) for the Donlin Gold project in Alaska, four months after the publication of the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), thus completing... Read More

Kinross Gold Fort Knox Expansion to Extend Mine Life to 2030

Kinross Gold Corp. announced in June that it will proceed with the initial Gilmore expansion project at its Fort Knox gold mine in Fairbanks, Alaska. The initial phase of a potential multi-phase layback of the existing pit is expected to add roughly 1.5 million ounces of gold production from Fort Knox... Read More

Kinross Gold Announces Gilmore Groundbreaking Ceremony

Kinross Gold recently announced that it will proceed with an expansion of its Fort Knox gold mine in Alaska, extending the mine's life to 2030. To celebrate the cooperative efforts by Federal, State and private entities, Kinross will hold a groundbreaking ceremony on August 15, 2018. Featured speakers... Read More

Newmont Legacy Fund Campaign Sets New Record

Newmont Mining Corporation announced on Nov. 8 that its 2018 Newmont Legacy Fund campaign in Nevada set a new, all-time-high for employee participation and dollars pledged. The charitable workplace giving campaign concluded its eighth annual run, with an unprecedented 75 percent of employees participating... Read More