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About Dick DeStefano

Dick DeStefano is Executive Director of SAMSSA [email protected]

SAMSSA: ten years old and growing

The Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Service Association (SAMSSA) turns 10 years old in 2013. The annual general meeting (AGM) held in..

March 4, 2013

School of Mines adds value to mining cluster

October 15, 2012 was a special day for Northern Ontario and mining. On this day, Ned Goodman, CEO of Dundee Corporation, and the Goodman..

November 20, 2012

Ontario: an oasis in the global mining market

Northern Ontario is booming. Some would say we’re experiencing a mini super cycle and will continue to do so for at least three years..

September 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

AngloGold Ashanti plans for a mining renaissance

“The future of mining underground will change dramatically in the next few years and suppliers need to be ready for the shift” SAMSSA..

June 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

What is the big deal about industrial design?

Professors Philippe Lalande and Daniel Spooner of the University of Montreal’s School of Industrial Design were recently invited to..

March 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

Building human capacity: the Vale solution

The global mining industry will face a serious problem in the near future acquiring and developing the human potential required to maintain..

September 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

Innovation in hard rock mining alive and well

In the past weeks and months, it has become evident that the mining sector is on a continuous upswing.  There is a general consensus that..

June 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

Growing your company for a global market

One of the most consistent questions from the SAMSSA membership is how do we build a truly viable and vital company that can meet all the..

March 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

Northern Ontario is the place to be to succeed

The Sudbury Area Mining Supply & Service Association (SAMSSA) has become a major player in mining centres domestically and globally in..

December 1, 2010 with 0 Comments

SAMSSA members create wealth

The recent Doyletech study of the mining supply & service sector provided significant data indicating that this sector has close to 500..

September 1, 2010 with 0 Comments
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