For the last 12 plus years, I have written extensively about the achievements of Northern Ontario’s mining cluster and its fabulous..
Does anyone doubt the eventual disappearance of the internal combustion engine from our roads? To date, battery-powered cars have been..
If copper, nickel, gold and all the other minerals we rely on for the necessities and conveniences of modern civilization were piled in..
The mining industry has its ups and downs, commodity prices rise and fall, exploration capital turns on and off like a tap, but nothing..
What do smart mining supply companies do when commodity prices slide, capital spending dries up and mining companies tighten their belts?..
In every issue of Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal, we offer our readers an almost random collection of stories that, on the face of it,..
After 30 years in the business, Ricky Lemieux, president of Rock-Tech, a Sudbury-based mining supplier, has learned that every downturn is..
Recently, Lourenco Gonclaves, the president, CEO and chairman of Cliffs Natural Resources, stated he didn’t think the chromite in..
Shastri Ramnath was a young geologist working at FNX Mining when I first met her in 2005. We were interviewing young miners, prospectors,..
Few industries or human pursuits are as dependent on ingenuity and innovation as mining. The magnitude of the challenge associated with..