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Contact North offers online learning at Detour Lake

Contact North offers online learning at Detour Lake

Provides employees and contractors with an opportunity keep busy and upgrade their skills A partnership between Detour Gold and Contact..

February 25, 2015
NORCAT commences simulator training

NORCAT commences simulator training

Sudbury miners train their equipment operators on modules for two loaders, an Atlas Copco jumbo and a Maclean bolter The Northern Centre..

September 2, 2014
Mining association honours young filmmakers

Mining association honours young filmmakers

So You Think You Know Mining The Ontario Mining Association (OMA) is making more young people aware of the mining industry. Through an..

September 1, 2014
PBE Group introduces proximity alert system

PBE Group introduces proximity alert system

System incorporates fi ve detection technologies Many of the accidents and fatalities that happen in underground mining are caused by..

June 2, 2014
NORCAT announces simulation training centre

NORCAT announces simulation training centre

Vale, Glencore, KGHM pitch in A collaborative partnership between the Ontario government, Vale, KGHM International, Sudbury Integrated..

February 13, 2014
Mining companies get behind Scrap Cancer campaign

Mining companies get behind Scrap Cancer campaign

Turning scrap into cold, hard cash Asking for money is standard practice in fundraising, but the Northern Cancer Foundation will also take..

November 25, 2013
NORCAT delivers health and safety training to Kenya

NORCAT delivers health and safety training to Kenya

Workers at new titanium mine trained to Canadian standards The Northern Centre for Advanced Technology (NORCAT) is sharing its expertise in..

August 13, 2013
Finally. Mining apparel designed for women!

Finally. Mining apparel designed for women!

Coveralls feature back flaps and come in petite sizes It is now finally possible for women working underground in the mines to find..

August 13, 2013
Confined Space Management keeps workers safe

Confined Space Management keeps workers safe

Regulations governing work in confined spaces tightened in response to fatalities at Ontario steel mill During a mine shutdown, there could..

May 24, 2013
Province funds research chair for health and safety

Province funds research chair for health and safety

Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health studies collision avoidance, impact on reproductive health The Centre for Research in..

March 1, 2013
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