Since the company’s inception we have incorporated values into our operations based on sustainability, diversity and community. As we gain evolving understanding of our assets we will candidly share our results and involve the local communities in our development. By bringing people together and leveraging technologies and innovation we hope to mitigate risks and raise the bar on responsible mining.
Margaux’s position and engagement in the community of Salmo and surrounding Kootenay area is key to the success of the company. We have a commitment to local hiring and to supporting local business. Currently, over 60% of our project staff and 100% of drill and equipment contractors are local hires. Margaux is committed to being an active and effective community partner, and to making a positive contribution to the community.
Environment and Sustainability
It is Margaux’s policy and vision to operate in a manner where the highest standards of environmental care are taken to reduce the potentially adverse impacts of our activities. Margaux works in partnership with a local environmental group to seek continuous improvement in the way we do business. We strive to actively monitor, mitigate and minimize our impact.
Margaux is committed to excellence in the management of health and safety. The company’s leadership-driven Safety Culture aims to protect the health and safety of all employees, contractors, and visitors in the workplace. Our hands-on training and weekly safety meetings communicate relevant, timely issues regarding workplace safety.