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Mining supply sector will continue to grow

In a world where everything is changing, it can be hard to keep track of the currents that matter most. It is especially hard in the mining..

November 14, 2016

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

Can Lego increase your productivity?

A unique approach is being developed by a Northern Ontario company and a member of SAMSSA that solves problems, saves money and has proven..

August 22, 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

Mission impossible: mining suppliers to save the world

The mining supply sector is invisible, disrespected and dumb, but it could be responsible for saving the world Invisible for two reasons...

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

The end of the road in the North?

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..

May 23, 2016

Ontario shines in underground technologies

Michael Denham, the new CEO of Canada’s Business Development Bank, recently acknowledged that small to medium enterprises (SMEs)..

May 23, 2016

Lessons in resilience from a cyclical industry

When reflecting on the current state of the mining industry, there is plenty of scope for negative sentiment. The outlook of many analysts..

February 23, 2016

SAMSSA pays tribute to two industry leaders

The Sudbury Area Mining Supply & Services Association’s 12th annual general meeting on December 4, 2015 was a special event for..

February 23, 2016
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