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Potash Saskatchewan
SMA Environmental Forum 2018
October 16, 2018

SMA Environmental Forum 2018 is a professional development opportunity for environmental practitioners in the mining industry, consulting businesses, post-secondary researchers and government. With changing regulations and evolving technology it is important for environmental professionals to keep current, and move forward, in developing and identifying best practices related to environmental sustainability.

Themes for the 2018 forum may include:

  • TAILINGS AND MINE WASTE MANAGEMENT
  • ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND BEST PRACTICES
  • CLIMATE CHANGE
  • ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING
  • DECOMMISSIONING AND RECLAMATION
  • GROUNDWATER AND SURFACE WATER MANAGEMENT
  • ENERGY AND RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
  • WATER AND ENERGY SECURITY
  • BIODIVERSITY AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT
  • RISK MANAGEMENT
  • REGULATORY
  • CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
  • ENVIRONMENTAL INCIDENTS
  • STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT AND INDIGENOUS TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE

Related Documents

Register HERE to attend the SMA Environmental Forum 2018.

 

50th Annual Emergency Response Mine Rescue Skills Competition
June 2, 2018

The 50th Annual Emergency Response Mine Rescue Skills Competition will take place on Saturday, June 2, 2018 in Moose Jaw at Mosaic Place and Moose Jaw Exhibition.  The Competition Guidelines can be found here

Click here for the Mine Rescue Manual.

Saskatchewan Mining Week 2018
May 27, 2018

Saskatchewan Mining Week will run from May 27 - June 2, 2018.  The week will culminate with the 50th Annual Emergency Response Mine Rescue Skills Competition taking place in Moose Jaw at Mosaic Place and Moose Jaw Exhibition.

 

Saskatchewan Mining Association supports province's request to the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal
April 25, 2018
Saskatchewan Mining Association supports province's request to the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal seeking clarification on constitutionality of federal government's carbon tax legislation.  Click here for the media release. 
Train the Trainer Program
April 11, 2018

TEAM Response and St. John Ambulance will be offering the Train the Trainer Program again this year. The objective of the Train the Trainer program is to better prepare those that are tasked with training a team for competition or participating as a team member.

Pre-requisite for Train the Trainer

  • Minimum of a OHS A certification
  • Physically fit

 

Agenda for Train the Trainer

  • Review of changes for 2018
  • Judges Marking Sheets
  • Patient Assessments
  • Certification/Recertification in oxygen administration/Automated External Defibrillation
  • Spinal Immobilization which will include the Kendrick Extrication Device (KED) and the Scoop stretcher
  • Helmet Removal
  • Triage
  • Evaluating a team

 

Proposed training date:

April 11th, 2018 at Mosaic Place, 175, 119 River St W, Moose Jaw, SK. The course will run from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Lunch will be provided. Anyone with diet restrictions please notify us in advance. Participants can register by email to teamresponse@outlook.com or Michael.Brenholen@sk.sja.ca The cost of the course is $225.00 per person.

 

Registrations for the Train the Trainer course will be accepted until April 5th, 2018 to allow for course loading.

10th Annual Saskatchewan Mining Supply Chain Forum
April 10, 2018

The 10th Annual Saskatchewan Mining Supply Chain Forum will be held April 10 and 11, 2018 at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon, SK.

This Forum provides information on how manufacturers, construction, equipment and service providers can access mining supply opportunities.

Forum topics have historically included (yet to be finalized for this year):

  • An overview of projects by Saskatchewan mining companies
  • Information on opportunities to supply equipment and services to the mining industry
  • The process and steps to become a supplier to the mining industry
  • Separate sessions on topics such as maintenance, repair and operations for mine site personnel

For more information and to purchase tickets for the10th Annual Saskatchewan Mining Supply Chain Forum please use the following link: https://saskmining.wixsite.com/miningsupplyforum

NOTE:  Saskatchewan Mining Association members to contact the SMA office for registration to the event.

52nd Annual General Meeting
March 2, 2018

Saskatchewan Mining Association's 52nd Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday, March 2, 2018 at the Radisson Hotel Saskatoon.  This year, the AGM Banquet will be held on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at the Radisson Hotel Saskatoon.

Registration information forthcoming.

6th Native Prairie Restoration/Reclamation Workshop
February 7, 2018
6th Native Prairie Restoration/Reclamation Workshop

February 7-8, 2018

Plenary Sessions, Break-out Sessions, Case Studies, Trade Show, Poster Session and More!

Topics include: Species at Risk, Climate Change, Mining Restoration/Reclamation, Wetland Restoration, Soil and Phyto Remediation, Grazing and Prescribed Burning and partnerships!

At the Saskatoon Inn, in Saskatoon, SK

More information: 306-352-0472, pcap@sasktel.net or www.pcap-sk.org  /ckfinder/userfiles/files/NPRRW18 Advertising Poster.pdf

SMA Supports Government of SK Climate Change Strategy
December 4, 2017
The Saskatchewan Mining Association is supportive of the Government of Saskatchewan's Climate Change Strategy.  Click here for the news release.
GMSG Edmonton Forum 2017
October 11, 2017

Global Mining Collaboration Lands in Edmonton this October

An interactive forum dedicated to presentations and discussions around Interoperability, Autonomous Mining, and much more, is taking place October 18-19 at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. Hear from speakers involved in the latest mining industry guideline work on autonomy, data sharing, and cyber security, as well as case studies on success stories outside the industry. You won’t want to miss the spotlight on GMSG’s Underground Mining projects around Battery Electric Vehicles and Short Interval and Real-Time Control.

GMSG forums offer a chance for participants to discover opportunities for their companies to grow and innovate. See the attached agenda for further details./ckfinder/userfiles/files/GMSG_17_EdmontonForum_Agenda.pdf

2017 SMA GeoVenture
August 21, 2017

Following is a blog on the 2017 GeoVenture August 14 - 19, 2017

Day 1 Monday August 14th, 2017 - Orientation