OMA Welcomes New Members
The Ontario Mining Association is pleased to welcome three new members:
Knight Piésold – an employee-owned international consulting company providing engineering and environmental services for the mining, power, water, transportation and construction sectors. Knight Piésold delivers specialized services and solutions that respect social, environmental and economic responsibilities.
Nordmin Engineering – a consulting engineering firm, supporting mining, power generation and pulp and paper sectors around the world. Nordmin provides a full range of services to OMA members in the areas of mine design, mine access and infrastructure, arc flash, and in automation and process control. In addition, the firm works at mining sites, offering construction and project management services.
Wajax Industrial Components – a distributor of industrial components, including bearings and power transmission, process equipment, material handling, health and safety products, as well as hydraulic and neumatic components. The company also offers sourcing, logistics and technical solutions.
In 2014, we welcomed:
Cummins Eastern Canada LP – a distributor of engines, generators, and parts. The company offers diesel, gas, Recon, and CEC rebuilt engines, as well as power units and home standby generator sets. Its services include wholesale parts distribution, retail parts sales, and engine and power generation equipment sales and rental, as well as maintenance and repair of diesel and alternative fueled engines, power generation equipment, and transmissions.
DRA Americas – an international, multi-disciplinary organisation specialising in the project management of mining, infrastructure and mineral process plant design and construction. The company offers engineering expertise in process, electrical and instrumentation, mechanical, civil and structural, infrastructure, materials handling, winder, mining, process plant operations and maintenance management. Its services also include pre-feasibility and feasibility studies, procurement of equipment and supplies, fabrication and erection, commissioning and training.
SMS Equipment – a supplier of equipment and production attachments for specific market segments such as construction, forestry, mining and utility industries. Services include supplying parts, rentals, service and accessory solutions for mobile equipment needs.
Story Environmental – an environmental consulting firm located in northeastern Ontario. The services that the company provides include: acoustic assessment, air, environmental compliance approvals, drinking water treatment, environmental assessment, environmental monitoring, fuel storage facilities, inflow and infiltration studies, landfills / solid waste management, mining, pits & quarries, and wastewater treatment.
The OMA was established in 1920 to represent the mining industry of the province and is one of the longest serving trade organizations in Canada. We have a long history of working constructively with governments and communities of interest to build consensus on issues that matter to our industry and to the people of this province.
Our success in advocating for industry advancement is based on our ability to harness the collective strength our highly engaged members. We are proud to serve as a focal point for discussions on the issues and opportunities facing our community and to offer our members a unified voice on matters of public policy and opinion. Our goal is to overcome challenges that impede the competitiveness of responsible operations and to foster an environment that bolsters mining’s potential to be the cornerstone of Ontario’s new, innovation-oriented green economy.