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Sudbury attracts electric drive manufacturer

Sudbury attracts electric drive manufacturer

Vancouver-based company bets on mining FVT Research Inc., a Vancouver area manufacturer of battery-electric drive systems, has committed to..

May 17, 2018
CEMI applies to feds for UDMN 2

CEMI applies to feds for UDMN 2

$20 million contribution would fund additional deep mining research The Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) has applied to..

May 17, 2018

Fifteen years and counting

Earlier this year – in March to be specific – we celebrated our 15th year of publishing Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal. There were no..

May 17, 2018
Mechanical cutting comes of age

Mechanical cutting comes of age

Consortium considers trial After 30 or more years of aborted efforts to replace drill and blast technology with mechanical cutting in hard..

May 17, 2018
Mine of future comes into focus at Vale

Mine of future comes into focus at Vale

Autonomous tramming, iPads for everyone The next new mine in the Sudbury Basin will look a lot different than the mines currently in..

May 17, 2018
Nuclear power proposed for remote mines

Nuclear power proposed for remote mines

Bruce Power announces $1 million for MIRARCO research chair Bruce Power, operator of Ontario’s Bruce Nuclear Generating Station, has..

May 17, 2018
Software developer focuses on data integration

Software developer focuses on data integration

Mine IQ does away with data silos Jennifer Sloat is yet another example of a Sudbury-born professional who wandered off to Toronto, but..

May 17, 2018
Dissident shareholders take control of Zenyatta Ventures

Dissident shareholders take control of Zenyatta Ventures

A group of dissident shareholders of Zenyatta Ventures took control of the company at a special meeting in Toronto May 11th, turfing four..

April 24, 2018
Ontario transitions to online staking April 10th

Ontario transitions to online staking April 10th

Time-honoured practice of physically staking claims comes to an end The time-honoured practice of physically staking mining claims in..

February 21, 2018
Confidence returns to mining

Confidence returns to mining

Exploration spending up 30 per cent The mood at this year’s PDAC March 4 through 7 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre is sure to be..

February 21, 2018
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