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Affiliated Companies

JDS Energy & Mining

JDS Energy & Mining is a construction management and engineering firm that provides services in the mining industry. We take mining and construction projects from early conceptual vision, right through every stage of planning and development, until we hand our clients the keys to a fully operational business.

With major offices in Canada, US and Mexico, JDS is very experiences in resource development in Northern Canada and Latin America. In addition, JDS has successfully implemented projects throughout the world including Africa, Europe, Australia and United States.

Services include:

  • Due Diligence & Scoping Studies
  • Technical Engineering Studies
  • Permitting Support
  • Exploration, Infrastructure and Logistical Support
  • Mine Reclamation
  • EPC, EPCM & Lump Sum Turn Key
  • Underground Mine Development & Contract Mining
  • Equipment Solutions
  • Operational Technical Support

JDS Resources Inc. the JDS Group of Companies investment arm, is responsible for seeking investment opportunities for the Group. An affiliated company of JDS Energy & Mining Inc., JDS Resources Inc. holds investments in various entities including JDS owned and operated projects.

JDS Resources Inc. is always looking for new investment opportunities and has extensive experience taking equity position in projects of JDS Energy & Mining Inc. clients.

CANMAG Industries Inc.

Canmag Industries Inc. is a producer and processor of coal washing magnetite and the only dedicated coal washing magnetite plant in North America. Its operating plant is located at the Mount Polley Copper Mine in British Columbia.

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JDS Equipment

JDS Equipment maintains an inventory of equipment to service resource projects in applications such as mining and earthmoving, underground mining and development, mineral processing and transportation. We have equipment ready to fill short term needs or meet long-term requirements. As miners and builders, we recognize that equipment failures can cause costly down-time; we work quickly to get the equipment that our clients need to get them back into operation. We have extensive experience deploying and operating our equipment in remote locations and use this experience to select the right equipment for the application. Our entrepreneurial spirit also drives us to provide customized solutions and to share in project risks so we can offer flexibility that others are unwilling to provide. No matter how small or large the task or challenge, we have or can source the equipment solution.

JDS Equipment holds and operates equipment for the JDS Group of Companies. Equipment fleet includes:

  • Underground mining equipment
  • Surface equipment
  • Generators
  • Fuel Trucks
  • Processing Mills
  • Barges
  • Transport trucks