Thetford Mines


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Thetford Mines,

city (1991 pop. 17,273), S Que., Canada, NE of Sherbrooke and S of Quebec. The city, developed after the discovery (1876) of large asbestos deposits, is located in what formerly was one of the world's largest asbestos-producing regions; the mine closed in 2011.

Thetford Mines

a city in SE Canada, in S Quebec: asbestos industry. Pop.: 21 651 (2001)
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Based in Thetford Mines, Quebec, the Centre de Technologie Minerals et de Plasturgie (CTMP), a College Centre for Technology Transfer (CCTT), is a well-established research center specializing in mineral technology, plastics engineering and advanced materials.
Curieuse volte-face de l'abbe qui avait pourtant defendu les mineurs de Thetford Mines. Est-ce par opportunisme ou par convictions profondes ?
(OTCQB: DMDD), a U.S company focusing on chromium, platinum group elements (PGE) and gold exploration on it's, 100 percent owned, Caribou Property in Thetford Mines, Quebec, has re-launched its exploration programme on the Caribou Property.
She was born in Thetford Mines, Quebec, Canada, the daughter of Waldron and Daisy (McKee) Goff and moved to Worcester at 12 years of age.
The team leader is Jean-Pierre Huot (Thetford Mines, QC).
The mine is one of only two in Canada producing asbestos--the other being the Black Lake mine at Thetford Mines, also in Quebec.
Since 2001 the village of Black Lake has been part of the municipality of Thetford Mines, which has a population of about 26,000 inhabitants.
When her family moved to the rural community of Thetford Mines, Quebec, Michaelle felt the sting of racism and name calling.
Ferrous metalcaster Castech Metallurgy Inc., Thetford Mines, Quebec, Canada, recently won a five-year contract to cast hubs for wind turbine manufacturer AAER Inc., Bromont, Quebec, Canada.
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