The Alberta Mine Safety Association and Canadian Natural Resources - Albian are proud to co-host the 39th Annual Provincial Mine Rescue Competition on June 11, 2022 at the Trans Alta Tri Leisure Centre in Spruce Grove, Alberta. This will be the first mine rescue competition in the province since provincial health restrictions were imposed in spring of 2020.
Mine Rescue team members are an elite group with specialized skills and training, whose job involves rescuing miners and others who have become trapped or injured in the event of a mining incident.
Competing Surface Mine Rescue teams from the province of Alberta will put on a display of their rescue techniques to win the top spot and the prestige of their peers. The competition provides an opportunity for the public, industry and the Province to gauge the capabilities of mine rescue in Industry today.
This year there are 5 teams competing from both oil and coal mines. It takes hundreds of individuals including competitors, volunteers, judges, administrative support, event organizers, and industry contributors to make this event a success.
For all competition information, please visit the Alberta Mine Safety Association’s website HERE.
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