Michael Layton (l) and Jim Nelson (r)

Safety award for Boart Longyear

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by Kevin Miller
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by Peter Caulfield
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by Kevin Miller
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Stan Szary, president and CEO of Vancouver-based Saturn Minerals, believes in "relationship first, business second"

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