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Welcome to IMRC 2016 - Canada

From August 19 to 26, 2016, mine rescue teams from around the globe will meet in Sudbury, Canada, for the 10th International Mines Rescue Competition (IMRC), hosted by Workplace Safety North and Ontario Mine Rescue. Approximately 30 teams representing 20 nations are expected to compete in different events including an underground scenario, firefighting, first aid and more. Join us for this unique event.

 Teams Accepted for IMRC 2016 - Canada (maximum of 30 teams)
 Criteria for Team Selection

 International (Each nation is guaranteed two team admissions):
Australia  1. Peabody Energy Wambo Coal  NSW Mines Rescue
China  1. Guizhou Yonggui Energy Company  Guizhou Yonggui Energy Company
 2. China Pingmei Shenma Group  China Pingmei Shenma Group
 3. Shaanxi Coal and Chemical Industry Group  Shaanxi Coal and Chemical Industry Group
Colombia  1. Colombia Coal Company  National Agency of Mining Industry- Mining Authority of Colombia
 2. Gold Fever  National Agency of Mining Industry- Mining Authority of Colombia
Goldcorp  1. Goldcorp Americas  Goldcorp
India  1. Singareni  Singareni Collieries Co. Ltd.
 2. Coal India Ltd.  Coal India Ltd.
Ireland  1. Tara Mine Rescue  Boliden Tara Mines
 1. Bytom, Weglokoks Kraj  Weglokoks Kraj
 2. Scorpions Team Katowice  Katowicki Holding Weglowy Spólka Akcyjna KWK „Murcki – Staszic”
 3. Gray Wolfs  JSW S.A.
 4. White Eagles  KGHM Poland
Russia  1. EMERCOM of Russia  Ministry of the Russian Federation for Civil Defense, Emergencies
 2. JSC «SUEK»  Joint-Stock Company «Siberian Coal Energy Company» (SUEK)
Slovakia  1. HBP,a.s. Slovakia  Hornonitrianske bane Prievidza,a.s.
Turkey  1. Black Diamond  TTK (Turkish Governmental Hard Coal Department)
Ukraine  1. State Militarized Mine Rescue Squad  Public Service of Ukraine
United States  1. MSHA Mine Emergency Unit No. 1  Mine Safety & Health Administration
Vietnam  1. Vinacomin Team  Vinacomin Mines Rescue of Vietnam
 1. Western Canada Mine Rescue 2015 winner - Dominion Diamond Ekati Corp.
 2. Quebec Mine Rescue 2016 winner - Goldex Mine, Agnico Eagle Corp.
 3. Ontario Mine Rescue 2016 winner - Compass Minerals, Goderich Mine
 4. Cameco McArthur River, Sask., Cameco
 5. Vale Manitoba Operations, Vale
 6. Sudbury Basin Cobras, KGHM Sudbury
 7. Vale West Mines, Sudbury
 Waiting List for IMRC 2016 - Canada
 1. Kirkland Lake Gold - Macassa  Kirkland Lake Gold Inc.