Archived Newsletters

Archived Newsletters

 

Fall 2016 (PDF 6.5 Mb)
  • BCSSGA Committees
  • Valley Gravel Sales wins BC Mine Reclamation Award
  • The Future is Coming – An Introduction to API CK-4 and FA-4
  • Aggregates – You Can’t Build Without Them
  • NCSO now a National Designation
  • Bridging the Gap
  • Independent Contractors and Businesses Association Upcoming Courses
  • New Web Platform Launched to Make Mine Information More Accessible
  • BC Ministry of Mines Announces Further Updates to the Mining Code
  • BC Spill Response Regime
  • Email from Minister of Energy and Mines, Bill Bennett

 

Spring 2016 (PDF 4.6Mb)
  • BCSSGA Committees
  • Water Sustainability Act
  • Highlights from Jan 28/Mar 30 Meetings
  • B.C. Streamlines Land and Land Title Acts
  • Independent Contractors and Businesses Ass. Upcoming Courses
  • BC Road Builders – 2015 Betty Spalton Scholarship Winners
  • In Memory – Dave Smith & John Foreman
  • Settling Pond Eliminator
  • 54th Annual Mine Safety Award Winners
  • Mine Rescue Training Format
  • Public Participation in the EA Process
  • New Penalties Strengthen Compliance and Enforcement for Mining
  • BCSSGA’s Safety Training Site

 

Winter 2015 (PDF 6.8Mb)
  • BCSSGA Committees
  • Meeting Highlights
  • Haver & Boecker Offers Customers Convenient Option for Material Testing
  • Independent Contractors and Businesses Association Upcoming Courses
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders and Mining
  • Mining Association of British Columbia Congratulates New Federal Government
  • The Grit on Safety in The Sand & Gravel Industry
  • WorkSafe BC Update

 

Spring 2015 (PDF 6.9 Mb)
  • BCSSGA Committees
  • Meeting Highlights – Jan 14, Mar 5
  • Rock to Road : Top 10 Under 40
  • BC 10 yr Transportation Plan
  • Slow Down Move Over legislation
  • Upcoming courses – Independent contractors
  • 53rd Mine Safety Award Winners
  • CWA Engineers Inc – New Member Recogniction
  • Personal Optional Protection Update

 

Winter 2014 (PDF 5.1 Mb)
  • BCSSGA Committees
  • Meeting Highlights
  • Profile: Innovative Mining Services
  • BC Road Builders’ Shift into Winter Campaign
  • Women in Mining
  • Worksafe BC: Multi-Cultural Workforce
  • The Business Case for Safety
  • It’s Time To Put On Your Safety H.A.T.
  • Upcoming ICBA Training Sessions.

 

Fall 2014 (PDF 6.5 Mb)
  • BCRMCA Convention
  • Resource Road Radio
  • Smithers Outreach
  • Soil Removal
  • BC Road Riders
  • Non-Road Diesel
  • Mount Polley
  • Women in Mining
Spring 2014 (PDF 6.5 Mb)
  • $11 Billion LNG Project Seeks Concrete Answers
  • Inland Kenworth/Parker Pacific Going the Distance
  • BCSA Can Help With All Your Safety Needs
  • Independent Contractors & Businesses Association Upcoming Courses
  • December 2013 Chief Inspector’s Directive: NxBurst Safety Cartridges, Storage and Use
  • Injury Management: The Importance of Return to Work
  • Bill 17

 

Winter 2013 (PDF 5.2 Mb)
  • Hazard Assessment Training (HAT)
  • Mining Facts
  • Metal Leaching/Acid Rock Drainage
  • Kwantlen Park Holiday Hamper Program
  • Upcoming ICBA Training Sessions
  • Aggregate Recycling Promotion Act, 2013
  • WorkSafe News

 

Fall 2013 (PDF 5.2 Mb)
  • Hazard Awareness Program
  • The Reclamation of Abbotsford Gravel Sales
  • Alternate means of Escape from Mobile Equipment
  • Injury Management: The Importance of Return to Work
  • Is Your Company Prepared for the WorkSafeBC Experience Rating Changes?
  • Behind the Scenes with Maggie Dorf, Executive Producer of Mining Your Future
  • Case Summary: The Corporation of the District of Peachland v. Peachland Self Storage Ltd.

 

Spring 2013 (PDF 2.2 Mb)
  • That’s Just Common Sense
  • MOFL&NRO Site Visits
  • Mainland Sand & Gravel Ltd – Swiftwater Rescue Team 2012
  • A New Direction: B.C. Association Changes Brand to Make Aggregates a Known Commodity
  • B.C. Gravel Industry Pulls Out of FVRD Gravel Removal Plan

 

Winter 2012 (PDF 2.3 Mb)
  • Happy Holidays!
  • The Impact of the Return of the BC Provincial Sales Tax
  • State of RAP Industry I
  • State of RAP Industry II
  • State of RAP Industry III
  • The Operation of a Recycle Yard Within a Mine Site

 

Fall 2012 (PDF 2.8 Mb)
  • We’re Rockin’ a New Name
  • Do You Work in Bear Country?
  • Training in Human Factors are Next Step in Safety Evolution
  • BC Labour Task Force News

 

Spring 2012 (PDF 5.4 Mb)
  • Mining Benefiting Agriculture
  • New Employee Benefit & Pension Program Supports the APABC
  • Rehabilitation of Pits and Quarries (with photo gallery)
  • Lafarge Abbotsford Gravel Pit Reclamation: A Success Story
  • BCCSA Services Focus on Direct Assistance
  • BC Mining Blog Pit Tour