Mining & Resources
The new structure will be comprised of five business groups
Process will be able to produce smelter-grade or high-purity alumina, company says
Blockbuster deal pushed total value of deals for first half slightly higher than 2011 numbers
Alpha, which employs about 13,000 workers, said it is immediately closing four mines in West Virginia, three in Virginia and one in Pennsylvania.
Pacific West Commercial Corp. wants the court to nix an existing deal between Richmond County and the plant’s former owner
Average total mining CEO cash compensation package was $767,000 in 2012
The mineral sector experienced a 21 per cent increase in the value of Canadian mineral production in 2011
Deal would create mining juggernaut with market capitalization of more than $80-billion
Association says private land contractors haven’t been working since May, while Crown land contractors have been working under a provincial stimulus plan
Union disputes with company over collective agreement.