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four men in a lab
November 27, 2017
written by SRC Communications
Research programs that foster collaboration between industry and academia are an effective way to support industrial and social innovation. Learn about a recent mentorship that led to a ground-breaking discovery for the oil and gas industry.
3-d model of underground mine workings
November 22, 2017
written by SRC Communications
What you can see on the surface of an abandoned mine site doesn’t always tell the full story of the mining activities that took place. In fact, the surface is a very small part of the whole remediation process. Find out how 3-D models of underground workings helps us get a better idea of risks below ground.
two engineers work at src's industrial engineering lab
October 03, 2017
written by SRC Communications
Learn about a former Mechanical Engineering student's experience working with SRC's Industrial Engineering team.
wheat field with blue sky in background
September 13, 2017
written by SRC Communications
The Orange Wheat Blossom Midge fly is a scourge on wheat producers around the planet. The Midge Tolerant Wheat Stewardship group is working together to protect and ensure the future of the technology that is the sole line of defense against the midge fly. Learn more.
Lorado mill site
June 15, 2017
written by SRC Communications
SRC's Community of Practice was a vital resource during the Lorado Remediation Project, providing resources and expertise to the project team. Find out the two important roles project management and cross-divisional support played in the successful remediation of the Lorado Mill Site.
graphic image of house with radon symbol
January 24, 2017
written by SRC Communications
Did you know that Saskatchewan has some of the highest rates of elevated radon in homes and buildings in Canada? Sandy Hutchison from Health Canada guest blogs about how people can protect themselves and their families from radon.
two female src employees volunteer at food bank
January 04, 2017
written by SRC Communications
Employee volunteer programs (EVP) are an important way for businesses to create opportunities for its employees to participate in community initiatives. Learn why SRC provides paid time for employees to volunteer.
Environmental workers stand in wetland
November 15, 2016
written by SRC Communications
Jaz Gatin is an Environmental Biology student at the University of Saskatchewan and was also a student in SRC’s Aboriginal Mentorship Program (AMP). He shares his experience in the program working with SRC's Environmental Performance and Forestry team.
Control Board
September 13, 2016
written by SRC Communications
Advanced mining systems enable remote sensing and decision-making for operators and engineers before, during and after mining activities.
Aerial view of the Lorado site in summer 2016.
July 27, 2016
written by SRC Communications
In 1960, the Lorado Mill was abandoned in northern Saskatchewan, leaving an estimated 227,000 cubic meters of radioactive uranium tailings that covered the mill site and flowed into nearby Nero Lake. In 2008, SRC was contracted to clean up the site, which began a multi-year journey to reduce the risk to human health, wildlife, and aquatic life.