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Cenovus reaches agreement to sell interest in Weyburn asset for $940 million

Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE) (NYSE:CVE) has entered into an agreement to sell its majority interest in the Weyburn carbon-dioxide enhanced oil recovery operation in Saskatchewan for cash proceeds of $940 million. The sale is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2017, subject to customary closing conditions. The previously…

A different mine for a diverse workforce: BHP’s Jansen Potash Project is creating exciting roles for diverse backgrounds

Over the past few years, BHP has been progressing the Jansen Potash Project approximately 140 kilometres east of Saskatoon. Jansen is planned to be the first conventional greenfield potash mine in Saskatchewan for some decades, and this presents the rare competitive advantage of incorporating new technology to build the safest…

Sandvik adds new intelligent solution to its industry-leading AutoMineTM portfolio

Sandvik is introducing AutoMineTM Tele-Remote for underground loaders, a new smart entry-level addition to its industry-leading AutoMineTM product family. AutoMineTM Tele-Remote provides an easy way to start exploring the full potential of Sandvik equipment automation while improving productivity, safety and cost efficiency in mining operations. The new AutoMineTM Tele-Remote provides…