VANCOUVER, BC – The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) is pleased to announce Marcia Smith, Senior Vice President, Sustainability and External Affairs, Teck Resources Limited, as British Columbia’s 2020 Mining Person of the Year.
For Immediate Release
June 18, 2021
Audit report affirms BC regulations for mine tailing’s safety among best in the world
Government of BC and Mining Industry Actions to Improve the Management and Operation of Mine Tailings Storage Facilities (TSFs) in BC
Vancouver, BC – Michael Goehring, President and CEO of the Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) made the following statement on the report distributed today by Skeena Wild and BC Mining Law Reform.
Vancouver, BC – Budget 2021 is missing a significant opportunity to accelerate BC’s economic recovery, create new jobs and improve the BC mining sector’s ability to provide low carbon minerals and metals the world needs to transition to a cleaner, low-carbon future, according to
VICTORIA, BC – Senior mining representatives will meet with B.C. government leaders for the first virtual Mining Day at the Legislature on Monday, March 15, 2021. They will discuss ways the mining industry, which employs more than 30,000 people, can support economic recovery and create even more jobs throughout the province as the COVID-19 pandemic comes to an end.
VANCOUVER, BC – Michael Goehring, President & CEO of the Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) made the following statement on news release distributed today by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA):
VANCOUVER, BC – The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) is calling for greater support for workers and mining communities in British Columbia. In a paper released today, MABC is advocating for changes to strengthen the competitiveness of BC’s mining sector.
VANCOUVER, BC – PwC today released its 2019 survey of BC mining entitled ESG: Resilience and opportunity in uncertain times.
VANCOUVER, BC – The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) is pleased to announced Jerry Asp, Chair of the Board and Co-Founder & CEO of Global Indigenous Development Trust, as the 2019 Mining Person of the Year.
The Mining Person of the Year award publicly recognizes an individual who has shown outstanding leadership advancing and promoting the mining industry within British Columbia. The award marks the beginning of Mining Month in BC, which celebrates the province’s mining industry and its positive contribution to British Columbians each May.
This year Mining Month will take place online to enable the industry, our employees, contractors, communities and stakeholders to connect and support each other through COVID-19 and the provincial state of emergency.
VANCOUVER, BC – Michael Goehring, President & CEO of the Mining Association of British Columbia, issued the following statement today in response to the Government of British Columbia’s announcement that major BC industries, including the mining sector, will have the opportunity to def
BC’s mining sector places a high priority on the health and safety of its workers, and we take our responsibility to protect our communities seriously. The Mining Association of BC is in constant contact with our members to keep informed about the status of their operations and any developments
VANCOUVER, BC – Michael Goehring, President & CEO of the Mining Association of British Columbia, made the following statement today respecting the signing of agreements between Canada, British Columbia and the West Moberly and Saulteau First Nations to advance the recovery of
VICTORIA, BC – The Mining Association of BC is deeply disappointed that Budget 2020 does not address the impact of BC’s carbon tax on the mining industry’s lagging competitiveness or create an environment for future growth and job creation.
VANCOUVER -- “BC’s mining sector has a been a leader in economic reconciliation with BC’s Indigenous peoples through numerous agreements and partnerships that reflect UNDRIP principles.
MINING INJECTS BILLIONS INTO LOCAL BUSINESSES AND COMMUNITIES ACROSS BRITISH COLUMBIA
Statement on Southern Mountain Caribou from Mining Association of BC President and CEO, Michael Goehring
VANCOUVER, BC — The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) is pleased to announce Richard Tremblay, Vice President and General Manager at Taseko’s Gibraltar Mine, as the 2018 Mining Person of the Year.
VANCOUVER - The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Goehring as President and CEO. Mr. Goehring will assume the role effective May 1, 2019.
January 31, 2019
The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) announces that Bryan Cox, President and CEO, will be leaving MABC in mid-February 2019 to pursue another role in the natural resource sector in British Columbia.
VANCOUVER, B.C- The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) welcomes the LNG Canada joint venture participants’ final investment decision to build an LNG export facility in Kitimat, in the traditional territory of the Haisla Nation. This significant project represents the largest private s
WHISTLER, B.C. – Today at the annual Union of B.C. Municipalities Convention (UBCM), the Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) released information confirming that communities throughout British Columbia benefit from a strong and vibrant mining sector.
VANCOUVER – The Mining Association of B.C. (MABC) has significant concerns with the recently released Professional Reliance Review Report.
VANCOUVER – The Mining Association of B.C. (MABC) acknowledges the release of the B.C. Government’s discussion paper on the revitalization of the B.C. Environmental Assessment (EA) Act.
VANCOUVER – The Mining Association of B.C. (MABC) is pleased to announce Dr. Robert Quartermain, Executive Chairman of Pretivm Resources, as the recipient of the 2017 Mining Person of the Year Award.
VANCOUVER –The Mining Association of B.C. is pleased to celebrate the start of B.C.’s first ever Mining Month, which begins today.
VICTORIA, BC – Representatives from British Columbia’s major mining companies, advanced projects, and mining supply sector arrived in Victoria today to participate in Mining Day at the Legislature.
VICTORIA, BC – MABC acknowledges the government’s commitment in Budget 2018 to begin to address the competitiveness challenge of BC’s mining sector created by the carbon tax through the creation of a new incentive and investment program. This program will be funded by the carbon tax increases in
The Mining Association of BC (MABC) commends government’s commitment to reduce the PST on electricity by 50% in Fall 2017 and fully eliminate by April 2019, as confirmed in today’s 2017/18 Budget Update.
The Association for Mineral Exploration (AME), the Mining Association of BC (MABC) and the Mining Suppliers Association of BC (MSABC) welcome Premier John Horgan; Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Michelle Mungall; and Cabinet, sworn in today.
The Mining Association of British Columbia (“MABC” or the “Association”) is pleased to announce that Lindsay Kislock has joined as Vice President, Corporate Affairs, effective June 12, 2017.
The Mining Association of B.C. is pleased to announce that Terry Mulligan has been selected posthumously as the 2016 Mining Person of the Year.