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Sudbury Mining Solutions

Norm Tollinsky

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

The world’s most prolific hub of mining innovation

The mining industry has its ups and downs, commodity prices rise and fall, exploration capital turns on and off like a tap, but nothing..

May 23, 2016

Catching the next wave

What do smart mining supply companies do when commodity prices slide, capital spending dries up and mining companies tighten their belts?..

November 17, 2015

Brainpower, business success and the Yukon Refinery

In every issue of Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal, we offer our readers an almost random collection of stories that, on the face of it,..

May 20, 2015

Downturns – the perfect time to invest

After 30 years in the business, Ricky Lemieux, president of Rock-Tech, a Sudbury-based mining supplier, has learned that every downturn is..

February 26, 2015

Wakeup call for the Ring of Fire

Recently, Lourenco Gonclaves, the president, CEO and chairman of Cliffs Natural Resources, stated he didn’t think the chromite in..

December 1, 2014

Entrepreneurship and visionary thinking

Shastri Ramnath was a young geologist working at FNX Mining when I first met her in 2005. We were interviewing young miners, prospectors,..

September 1, 2014
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