Roads are an ancient technology. The British Ridgeway, for example, has been in use for 7,000 years. Roads led to wheels about 6,000 years..
The mining supply sector is invisible, disrespected and dumb, but it could be responsible for saving the world Invisible for two reasons...
Cap and trade is coming to Ontario. The legislation was enacted in 2009. Consultation documents were prepared in December. Sooner or later..
Military intelligence developed scenario planning to deal with an unpredictable enemy. Since the biggest long run uncertainty for the..
When you are planning a new product or a marketing strategy, it is important to know which way the wind is blowing. And what colour. Today,..
There always seems to be an apocalypse just around the corner. I remember walking home from school with friends in 1962 looking up at the..
Suppliers depend on prospecting in more than one sense. Without prospectors the supply of new mines would dry up, and our industry would be..
Tugs have power to spare, but on dark and rainy nights, when the tide is running fast, there are channels that make even tugboat skippers..
Canada’s mineral sector is an odd collection of quite different industries, united by big trucks and high wages. Suppliers in for the..
The fall of the Canadian dollar will have a positive effect on Canada’s mining supply and service sector and on domestic mining. When the..