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Sudbury Mining Solutions

Norm Tollinsky

It’s been a blast!

In the very first issue of Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal dated March 1, 2004, I wrote that we would “focus on the technology and..

March 5, 2019

Solving the HR challenge in the mining industry

If you’re a kid growing up in Toronto or any number of Canadian cities and someone asks you what you want to be when you grow up, it’s..

November 8, 2018

Another blockbuster issue of SMSJ

This issue of Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal is a good reflection of the massive changes that are beginning to impact the mining..

August 20, 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

Seismic activity and heart health

A few years ago, immediately prior to an interview with an engineer at a consulting company in Sudbury, I was escorted through the building..

February 21, 2018

A better future beckons

The August 21 announcement in Thunder Bay that the provincial government “is working with Webequie, Marten Falls and Nibinamik First..

November 6, 2017

Mining world looks to Northern Ontario for innovation

Congratulating mining contractor Cementation for its grand prize victory at the Disrupt Mining event co-sponsored by Goldcorp and Integra..

May 18, 2017

Battery power revolution fuels exploration

Does anyone doubt the eventual disappearance of the internal combustion engine from our roads? To date, battery-powered cars have been..

February 27, 2017

We couldn’t do it without your support

For the last 12 plus years, I have written extensively about the achievements of Northern Ontario’s mining cluster and its fabulous..

November 14, 2016

Ahead of the curve on battery power

If copper, nickel, gold and all the other minerals we rely on for the necessities and conveniences of modern civilization were piled in..

August 22, 2016
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