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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

This won’t hurt, will it doctor?

Cap and trade is coming to Ontario. The legislation was enacted in 2009. Consultation documents were prepared in December. Sooner or later..

February 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
The state of the Northern Ontario mining industry

The state of the Northern Ontario mining industry

Ontario will have to confront a decline in the mining industry over the next five to 10 years. Major mining operations such as Kidd Creek..

November 17, 2015

Decarbonization and the new energy metals

Military intelligence developed scenario planning to deal with an unpredictable enemy. Since the biggest long run uncertainty for the..

November 17, 2015

Institute to groom next generation of leaders

The Sudbury mining cluster and SAMSSA continue to support value-added programs. New ideas and enhancements are always bubbling up from our..

August 18, 2015

Board game introduces high-schoolers to mining

SAMSSA has been a supporter of Modern Mining and Technology Sudbury (MMTS) for years and has seen an increased awareness of mining by high..

May 20, 2015

Green mining and energy prices

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,..

May 20, 2015
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