Dumas Contracting has won the 2012 Safety Innovation Award from the Ontario Mine Contractors Safety Association (OMCSA) for a new method of..
A new and improved air quality monitoring system developed by startup Maestro Ventilation in Sudbury is already in 40 mines around the..
Just as cellular technology leapfrogged wired telecommunications in much of Africa and Asia, automation using tunnel boring technology will..
We beat ourselves up in the mining industry for not spending enough money on R&D. Mike MacFarlane of AngloGold Ashanti, for example,..
The relative fortunes of the papermaking and mining industries in Northern Ontario were evident..
The Symbot is a ruggedized, cube-shaped industrial computer that bolts onto an LHD or utility vehicle, but Symboticware president..
Laurentian University’s School of Engineering began 2012 with a touch more swagger thanks to a $10 million gift from Stan Bharti,..
The one billion dollars in exploration and deposit appraisal expenditures recorded in Ontario for 2011 speaks volumes about our mineral..
Miners using jacklegs and stopers know all about the hazards of oil fog. As compressed air passes through the tool, it siphons oil from the..
Rector Machine Works, a full-service machining and fabrication shop in Sault Ste. Marie, has announced plans to acquire an 18 x 38-foot..