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Sudbury cluster shouldn’t have happened

Mining sprawls. It is the nature of the beast. The way that metal production sprawls about the globe isn’t terribly convenient for human..

March 4, 2013

SAMSSA: ten years old and growing

The Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Service Association (SAMSSA) turns 10 years old in 2013. The annual general meeting (AGM) held in..

March 4, 2013

New regulations – business as usual

During the last several years, the vast majority of exploration and mining companies with properties in Ontario have been consulting with..

November 20, 2012

Mining brains

Question: What does the mining industry have in common with the zombie apocalypse? Answer: Mining companies and zombies both have an..

November 20, 2012

School of Mines adds value to mining cluster

October 15, 2012 was a special day for Northern Ontario and mining. On this day, Ned Goodman, CEO of Dundee Corporation, and the Goodman..

November 20, 2012

The peaks of profit in the distance

The mining supply sector depends on tomorrow’s prices. Tomorrow’s metal prices decide how many mining machines are ordered today...

September 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

A repository of mining expertise

I don’t know how many times I’ve heard the complaint that mining companies are slow to embrace change and never want to be the..

September 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

Ontario: an oasis in the global mining market

Northern Ontario is booming. Some would say we’re experiencing a mini super cycle and will continue to do so for at least three years..

September 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

A cure for amnesia

For 30 years Canadian policy makers forgot which side their bread is buttered on.  There are signs they are waking up.A recent study..

June 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

AngloGold Ashanti plans for a mining renaissance

“The future of mining underground will change dramatically in the next few years and suppliers need to be ready for the shift” SAMSSA..

June 1, 2012 with 0 Comments
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