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Laurentian students win NASA competition

A team of eight mechanical engineering students from Laurentian University in Sudbury took home the top prize in NASA’s second annual..

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Round two for Richard Nemis

Richard Nemis, the Sudbury-born lawyer turned mining promoter, is back in the ring. Down for the count after relinquishing his post as..

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Ingenuity triumphs at Quadra FNX

Mechanized mining using jumbos and big loaders are the underground mining method of choice throughout much of the Sudbury Basin and other..

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New owners eye growth for Mansour flagship

The Sudbury-based Mansour Group has sold its flagship ground control business to a consortium of private investors in Ontario. The new..

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Sudbury hosts environment conference

Up to 250 delegates from across Canada, the United States and other mining jurisdictions are expected to attend the Sudbury 2011 Mining..

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The rebirth of Detour Lake

                      There was a decided lack of excitement about the Detour Lake..

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CAE brings simulation expertise to mining

A new technology powerhouse is making its debut in the mining industry as a result of CAE Inc.’s recent acquisition of Datamine and..

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Contracting business heats up

Shaft sinking and mining contractors in Northern Ontario are on a roll. “It’s never been this busy,” said Dave Hansman, senior vice..

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RDH introduces battery-powered LHD

The rising cost of ventilation and stricter emission standards for diesel engines have persuaded RDH Mining Equipment to introduce a fully..

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CEMI concludes ventilation-on-demand study

Recent deployments of ventilation-on-demand (VOD) systems at two mines and lessons learned from an $8.5 million study are positioning..

June 1, 2011 with 3 Comments
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