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Probe Mines releases updated resource

Probe Mines releases updated resource

Recent results from some 180 holes at Probe Mines’ Borden Lake Project confirm a promising low-grade, bulk tonnage gold deposit with a..

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Research consortium tests spray-on liner

Research consortium tests spray-on liner

Research to advance the development of thin spray-on liner is in full swing at Xstrata’s Nickel Rim South Mine in Sudbury. An alternative..

June 1, 2012 with 0 Comments
App offers guided tour of Sudbury Basin

App offers guided tour of Sudbury Basin

A new smartphone app designed to guide tourists, visitors and residents to sites of interest in the Sudbury area is proving just as popular..

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Synthetic rope passes coilability test

Synthetic rope passes coilability test

A synthetic rope used by the U.S. Navy for mooring aircraft carriers is one step closer to being proven a viable alternative to wire rope..

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Ontario launches supplier portal

Ontario launches supplier portal

Development and Mines is launching an online portal to help promote the Northern Ontario mining supply and service sector to international..

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Maestro Airflow achieves breakthrough

Maestro Airflow achieves breakthrough

A new and improved air quality monitoring system developed by startup Maestro Ventilation in Sudbury is already in 40 mines around the..

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Dumas wins award for re-railing solution

Dumas wins award for re-railing solution

Dumas Contracting has won the 2012 Safety Innovation Award from the Ontario Mine Contractors Safety Association (OMCSA) for a new method of..

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Miner bets on tunnel boring

Miner bets on tunnel boring

Just as cellular technology leapfrogged wired telecommunications in much of Africa and Asia, automation using tunnel boring technology will..

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A complete toolkit of solutions

We beat ourselves up in the mining industry for not spending enough money on R&D. Mike MacFarlane of AngloGold Ashanti, for example,..

June 1, 2012 with 0 Comments
Miller Technology consolidates operations

Miller Technology consolidates operations

            The relative fortunes of the papermaking and mining industries in Northern Ontario were evident..

March 1, 2012 with 0 Comments
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