Scenes from the PDAC convention 2014

PDAC International Convention takes place March 1-4, 2015

The convention you won't want to miss.

Ken Foy standing in front of some of his equipment at his gold mine. Unlikely miner becomes unexpected TV star

Yukon Gold follows Ken and three other gold mining crews as they seek to sluice their way to riches in Canada’s unforgiving northern climate.

by Kevin Miller
George Ross showing some gold nuggets that was mined near Dawson City by placer miners. George Ross, lured to the far north

Ross was drawn to the diversity of the Ministry of Energy, Mines, and Resources, and Yukon’s alluring beauty.

by Jessica Kirby
Legacy Building Solutions Legacy Building Solutions

Legacy Building Solutions provides the best completely customizable fabric structures the industry has to offer.

Screenshot of the Field Eagle application. The screen in the back is the FE Server’s template builder for specific machines. The front tablet is the FE Tablet’s navigation screen. Software firm has developed groundbreaking solution for inspections

Konverge Digital Solutions is the creator of Field Eagle ... paperless, risk-based inspection software that is saving mining companies time and money.

by Karen Kornelsen
The oldest dinosaur found to date in Alberta is this 110-million-year old armoured dinosaur discovered in 2011 during routine mining operations at Suncor in Fort McMurray. Suncor’s Millenium Mine uncovered one of Alberta’s most important dinosaur discoveries

Suncor’s Millenium Mine, uncovered one of Alberta’s most important dinosaur discoveries--a fossilized ankylosaur

by Jessica Kirby

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