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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
Caracle Creek launches new MyMaps module

Caracle Creek launches new MyMaps module

MyProspects offers prospectors and exploration companies enhanced querying capability and geoprocessing tools to display publicly available..

June 1, 2014
Plans, permit process earns passing grade

Plans, permit process earns passing grade

Fewer complaints than expected One year following the introduction of a requirement for mining exploration plans and permits, the verdict..

June 1, 2014
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