Category Archives: 2013

Kamloops CIM Conference

DMT Geosciences will be well represented at the CIM Maintenance Engineering and Mine Operators Conference in Kamloops between September 29 and October 1. DMT staff have co-authored two papers, one on shaft surveys and the other on geophysical methods for risk assessment at oil sands mines. Full details of the conference can be found at:…
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Australia “flow through” share proposals

Australia's new coalition government has proposed an Exploration Development Incentive Scheme which draws heavily from Canada's experience with "flow-through" shares for the mining and oil and gas sectors. Follow the link to "The Coalition's Policy for Resources and Energy". http://lpaweb-static.s3.amazonaws.com/Coalition%202013%20Election%20Policy%20%E2%80%93%20Energy%20and%20Resources%20%E2%80%93%20Final.pdf
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JORC Release FAQ

The Australian JORC Committee has released new Frequently Asked Questions’ information. These new FAQs have been prepared by ASX and JORC in consultation with ASIC, and focus on the application of the JORC Code and ASX Listing Rules for entities with mining projects. They include questions related to: Transition to new disclosure rules, Competent Person…
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Northern Mining Regulations

On June 29, 2013, the Department of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (“AANDC”) published a notice of proposed changes to the Northwest Territories and Nunavut Mining Regulations (the “Current Regulations”) in the Canada Gazette and is seeking public comment during a sixty (60) day period ending on August 28, 2013. Links are as follows:…
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