It is quite evident that the Northern Ontario mining cluster has developed as a “mature cluster” based on studies by major agencies and..
There always seems to be an apocalypse just around the corner. I remember walking home from school with friends in 1962 looking up at the..
Suppliers depend on prospecting in more than one sense. Without prospectors the supply of new mines would dry up, and our industry would be..
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,..
Tugs have power to spare, but on dark and rainy nights, when the tide is running fast, there are channels that make even tugboat skippers..
When the Sudbury Area Mining Supply & Service Association (SAMSSA) was created in 2003, the founding fathers were looking for something..
The following interview with Aime Dimatteo, director general of FedNor and formerly executive director of the Northern Ontario Heritage..
Canada’s mineral sector is an odd collection of quite different industries, united by big trucks and high wages. Suppliers in for the..
Few industries or human pursuits are as dependent on ingenuity and innovation as mining. The magnitude of the challenge associated with..