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Light at the end of the tunnel: Rebuilding in the wake of the Piccadilly Mine closure

By Tammy Schuster Since the sudden closure of the Piccadilly Mine in Sussex, NB, last January, many workers have since transferred to other company operations, relocated, or accepted positions with other mines. But in the aftermath of the mine closure, the province has been working hard to create new opportunities…

Light at the end of the tunnel: Rebuilding in the wake of the Piccadilly Mine closure

By Tammy Schuster Since the sudden closure of the Piccadilly Mine in Sussex, NB, last January, many workers have since transferred to other company operations, relocated, or accepted positions with other mines. But in the aftermath of the mine closure, the province has been working hard to create new opportunities…

Mining essentials: Industry and community partnership leads to training success

By Ziad Saab For some employers, the challenges encountered when building and training a local aboriginal workforce has resulted in their informal and formal agreement goals not being met. Mining Essentials, a pre-employment training program for aboriginal peoples, aims to increase the success of training outcomes by first establishing a…