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Orix Geoscience: breaking all the rules

Orix Geoscience: breaking all the rules

Company specializes in large datasets with thousands of drill holes, scanning, cataloguing, organizing and interpreting large volumes of..

September 1, 2014
Joy Global completes acquisition of MTI

Joy Global completes acquisition of MTI

Mining equipment manufacturer sees growth for new hard rock mining division Josh Wagner, general manager of Joy Global Inc.’s new hard..

September 1, 2014
Canopy shows promise for rapid advance

Canopy shows promise for rapid advance

Temporary protection enables simultaneous drilling, loading and ground support The Centre of Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) has..

September 1, 2014

Entrepreneurship and visionary thinking

Shastri Ramnath was a young geologist working at FNX Mining when I first met her in 2005. We were interviewing young miners, prospectors,..

September 1, 2014
Phytoremediation research nets silver

Phytoremediation research nets silver

Sudbury high school students propose novel method of arsenic cleanup Two high school students from Sudbury are bringing attention to..

September 1, 2014
Uproar prompts review of tire recycling program

Uproar prompts review of tire recycling program

Recycling fees for OTR tires top out at $1,311.24 Consumers of off-the-road (OTR) tires in Ontario’s mining industry are being asked to..

June 2, 2014
Distracted driving solution limits fleet operator liability

Distracted driving solution limits fleet operator liability

Smartphones are great business tool, but a menace in the hands of drivers Checking a text while driving takes your eye off the road an..

June 2, 2014
Penguin develops robot to clear drawbell hangups

Penguin develops robot to clear drawbell hangups

Robotic solution to keep miners out of harm’s way Sudbury-based Penguin Automated Systems Inc. has won a contract with Codelco, Chile’s..

June 1, 2014
Particle size sensors optimize milling process

Particle size sensors optimize milling process

Synergy Controls introduces CiDRA CYCLONEtrac products to Northern Ontario and Manitoba Size doesn’t just matter in mineral processing...

June 1, 2014
Conveyors Plus goes global with belt tracker

Conveyors Plus goes global with belt tracker

Maintenance technician with 26 years of experience in the Timmins mining camp markets unique solution for conveyor belt alignment Conveyor..

June 1, 2014
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