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September 18, 2013: Tata Steel Minerals Canada (TSMC) signs Joint Venture Agreement with Labrador Iron Mines Holdings Limited (LIM) to develop the Howse iron ore deposit in the Schefferville region of the Labrador Trough.
September 14, 2013: The First Shipment from Tata Steel Minerals Canada’s (TSMC) DSO Project departed from the Iron Ore Company of Canada’s terminal facility in Sept-Iles, Quebec. The MV Sterling vessel carrying 76,896 tonnes of iron ore sinter fines is destined for Tata Steel’s European plants.
August 14, 2013:
Tata Steel Minerals Canada (TSMC) and NunatuKavut Community Council (NCC), the Southern Inuit of Labrador, have signed a co-operation agreement for the DSO Project. This agreement covers environmental protection, employment, business opportunities and financial benefits. This is in line with Tata Group’s philosophy of considering community as an integral part of its business and will go a long way in building positive relations with the NCC.
July 12, 2013:
The Ministry of Environment Quebec (MDDEFP) has granted permission for the construction of KeRail. Once operational, this 22 Kms of railway line will facilitate the connection to TSH Rail.
July 10, 2013:
TSMC is pleased to announce the flagging off of the first train carrying 17,000 tonnes of DSO iron ore from Schefferville to Sept-Iles. This marks a major milestone in the progress of the DSO project. The train left Schefferville at 3:50 PM today and will reach Sept-Iles in the morning of July 11.
July 5, 2013:
TSMC has entered into a confidential agreement for the sale of TSMC's iron ore production to the Iron Ore Company of Canada (“IOC”). The contract shall allow TSMC to commence shipment of its products in the current year.
March 13, 2013:
Approval from Department of Natural Resources, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador: TSMC is pleased to announce the receipt of the approval from the Department of Natural Resources, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador pertaining to the development and closure plan for DSO – Fleming 7N, Process Plant and Rail Loop.
December 14, 2012:
Today an important milestone in the construction of the plant was achieved. All 38 trusses of the dome were erected successfully overcoming many difficulties including weather. The momentum continues with the effort now directed towards the dome end walls and foundations for main process plant.
November 3, 2012:
Tata Steel Minerals Canada and New Millennium Iron have been recognized with the “Miner of the Year Award” by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Minerals and Petroleum (CIM), Newfoundland and Labrador on 3rd Nov 2012 in St John’s. The Award was received by Mr. Rajesh Sharma, CEO & Managing Director of Tata Steel Minerals Canada Limited, Mr. Bob Martin, founder and former president of New Millennium Iron and Mr. Lee Nichols, Chairman of New Millennium Iron. This award is in recognition and acknowledgement of significant strides made by the company and also commencing production in a new iron ore mine in Labrador in 2012.more...