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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

A complete toolkit of solutions

We beat ourselves up in the mining industry for not spending enough money on R&D. Mike MacFarlane of AngloGold Ashanti, for example,..

June 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

A perfect confluence

The one billion dollars in exploration and deposit appraisal expenditures recorded in Ontario for 2011 speaks volumes about our mineral..

March 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

What is the big deal about industrial design?

Professors Philippe Lalande and Daniel Spooner of the University of Montreal’s School of Industrial Design were recently invited to..

March 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

No good deed unpunished

Good news can be bad news. For the mining supply sector, labour shortages in the mining industry promise good times. They signal that the..

March 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

From camels to flying carpets

Mining and the trade in metals shaped the ancient world. And in almost every case, the transportation system for the metal industries was..

December 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

The ascendancy of brainpower

A globally significant mining cluster doesn’t just materialize at the snap of one’s fingers. Like good wine, it takes time to mature...

December 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

Developing countries fuel commodity supercycle

tan Sudol has one of the most active mining blogs in North America: It has recently been added to a Top Ten..

December 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

Hooray, we lose!

Hooray, we lose! The mining industry in Australia is going to war. It will be marching with the Australian Chamber of Commerce, the..

September 1, 2011 with 0 Comments
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