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Preserving our mining-friendly reputation

Preserving our mining-friendly reputation

Delegates to this year’s PDAC won’t be celebrating quite as much as in previous years. Risk capital is a lot more difficult to secure,..

February 13, 2014
BPT appointed John Deere service dealer

BPT appointed John Deere service dealer

Power systems dealer for mining OEMs BPT Parts & Components Inc., best known as a Clark and Dana powertrain supplier, has become a John..

February 13, 2014
Self-confessed bush rat strikes gold

Self-confessed bush rat strikes gold

Mike Tremblay grew up in Chapleau, nine kilometres from the Borden Lake discovery, and couldn’t wait to get out. “I was getting to the..

February 13, 2014
Interest in rare earths heats up

Interest in rare earths heats up

Canadian Rare Earth Element Network aims for 20 per cent of global production and processing by 2018 Junior mining companies, governments,..

February 13, 2014
New software takes VLF surveying to new depths

New software takes VLF surveying to new depths

Quick, easy and now more powerful VLF surveys have always been a quick and easy way for prospectors to locate areas of conductivity and..

February 13, 2014
DRX optimizes value of each metre drilled

DRX optimizes value of each metre drilled

Software produces a series of drill plans based on varying budgets and conversion goals Several years ago when MIRARCO Mining Innovation..

February 13, 2014
Junior miner sues province for $110 million

Junior miner sues province for $110 million

Northern Superior forced to abandon three properties One First Nation’s opposition to mineral exploration has already cost the Government..

February 13, 2014
Sleipner system eases excavator mobility

Sleipner system eases excavator mobility

Detour Gold puts 297-tonne Caterpillar 6030 on wheels How do you move a 297-tonne Caterpillar 6030 excavator around an open pit? With great..

February 11, 2014
Mining, oil and gas companies team up

Mining, oil and gas companies team up

Hydraulic fracturing studied as means of dealing with stress buildup Four oil and gas companies – Nexen, Shell Oil, Conoco Phillips and..

February 11, 2014

NRC comes to aid of mining industry

High Efficiency Mining program offers up 45 FTE researchers for six years The National Research Council of Canada has announced the..

February 11, 2014
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