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Sudbury Platinum tests deep targets at Aer-Kidd

Sudbury Platinum tests deep targets at Aer-Kidd

Property on Sudbury’s Worthington Offset Dyke sits between Vale’s Totten Mine and KGHM’s Victoria project Sudbury Platinum..

February 26, 2015
Vale automates slag dumping

Vale automates slag dumping

Operators discharge pots from comfort of the locomotive Watching the sudden discharge of redhot molten metal at the Vale slag pile has been..

February 26, 2015
Second wind for 100-year-old technology

Second wind for 100-year-old technology

MIRARCO demonstrates hydraulic air compressor for deep mine cooling A 100-year-old technology used in Northern Ontario’s Cobalt mining..

February 26, 2015
Sudbury’s Superstack outlives its usefulness

Sudbury’s Superstack outlives its usefulness

Study underway to decide on future of city landmark Sudbury’s 1250-foot (380-metre) Superstack, the tallest smokestack in the Western..

February 25, 2015
Fifty years of amusing, terrifying and bizarre stories

Fifty years of amusing, terrifying and bizarre stories

Tales of Mad Miner by Bill Glover Is there another industry as exciting as mining? Bill Glover doesn’t think so and he’s written a few..

February 25, 2015
Wesdome’s Eagle River Mine pours millionth ounce

Wesdome’s Eagle River Mine pours millionth ounce

Twenty years and still going strong Gold mines come in different shapes and sizes. The recently commissioned Detour Lake gold mine 185..

February 25, 2015
New Gold plans 2017 startup for Rainy River mine

New Gold plans 2017 startup for Rainy River mine

Annual production of 325,000 ounces of gold and 480,000 ounces of silver Gold was worth a little more than $400 an ounce in December 2004..

February 25, 2015
Schauenburg wins big in Western Canada

Schauenburg wins big in Western Canada

100,000 feet of ventilation ducting supplied in record time Schauenburg Industries Ltd. of North Bay has landed two big contracts to supply..

February 25, 2015
Rock-Tech sets new standard in ultra-modern plant

Rock-Tech sets new standard in ultra-modern plant

State-of-the-art manufacturing facility designed for maximum productivity, energy efficiency and environmental sustainability Sudbury-based..

February 24, 2015
Red Lake haulage drift breaks through to Cochenour

Red Lake haulage drift breaks through to Cochenour

Squeezing talc zone forces review of haulage options Goldcorp’s six-kilometre (20,000-foot) Cochenour-Red Lake Haulage Drift broke..

February 24, 2015
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