CR Powered by Epiroc Partners with the Lower Nicola Indian Band Development Corporation

CR Powered by Epiroc is delighted to announce its official partnership with the Lower Nicola Indian Band Development Corporation (LNIBDC), a wholly owned entity of the Lower Nicola Indian Band (LNIB). This marks a significant step towards fostering skills development and nurturing stronger relationships within the community.

As an industry-leading provider of products and services tailored for the mining industry, CR Powered by Epiroc is dedicated to creating meaningful partnerships that drive positive change. Our collaboration with LNIBDC signifies a pivotal moment in our ongoing mission to support the communities in which we operate and champion sustainable and ethical operations.

We are driven to deliver the most advanced physical and digital solutions for the world’s best miners to unlock productivity, enhance safety, and reduce maintenance requirements. Our reputation as trusted leaders in the mining sector is built on delivering solutions that provide significant returns on investment. We empower our customers to take steps today to reduce emissions and progress towards their sustainability goals.

Situated in the scenic Nicola Valley region of British Columbia, Canada, the Lower Nicola Indian Band embodies a vibrant community with a deep cultural heritage and is actively engaged in a myriad of economic, cultural, and social initiatives. LNIBDC shares our vision of fostering opportunities for skills enhancement and career advancement in the mining sector.

In partnership, CR Powered by Epiroc and the LNIBDC embark on a collective journey towards sustainable and ethical mining practices. Central to this endeavour is promoting skills development, offering growth opportunities, and cultivating a robust partnership poised to yield mutual benefits for years to come. By leveraging our respective expertise and resources, we aspire to empower individuals within the LNIB community while simultaneously championing environmental conservation and social responsibility practices.

“We fully support CR Powered by Epiroc’s pursuit of contract opportunities within the Lower Nicola Indian Band’s traditional territory.” says Don Gossoo, General Manager at the LNIBDC. “We are extremely optimistic, excited, and proud of this relationship, and the economic benefits it will bring to the Lower Nicola Indian Band Community and Membership.”

Our Regional Manager, Mike Hopkins, echoes this sentiment, stating, “We are thrilled to partner with the Lower Nicola Indian Band Development Corporation. This collaborative partnership underscores our commitment and respect we have for both LNIB and one of our most strategic and valued Mining customers in Western Canada – Highland Valley Copper. CR Powered by Epiroc looks forward to supporting the LNIB community for years to come.”


About CR Powered by Epiroc’s Social Responsibility Commitment

CR Powered by Epiroc remains steadfast in its mission to provide cutting-edge solutions for the mining industry while actively contributing to the well-being of the communities we serve.

For more information about CR Powered by Epiroc and our steadfast commitment to environmental stewardship and community engagement, visit our corporate responsibility page at Our Commitment to ESG.


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