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Miller Technology consolidates operations

Miller Technology consolidates operations

            The relative fortunes of the papermaking and mining industries in Northern Ontario were evident..

March 1, 2012 with 0 Comments
Symboticware poised for takeoff

Symboticware poised for takeoff

  The Symbot is a ruggedized, cube-shaped industrial computer that bolts onto an LHD or utility vehicle, but Symboticware president..

March 1, 2012 with 0 Comments
Xstrata deploys Simsmart VOD system

Xstrata deploys Simsmart VOD system

  Simsmart Technologies Inc. president Michel Massé couldn’t have asked for a better testimonial on the company’s first venture..

March 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

Coleman Mine upgrades to AC-powered trucks

The Vale fleet of Kiruna haul trucks at Coleman Mine in Sudbury is transitioning to an AC electric system. Unlike the older DC-powered..

December 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

Rethinking how we mine

Editor’s note: The following is an edited version of a speech by Alex Henderson, general manager, mines and mill technology, North..

December 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

Coleman Mine VOD system hailed as success

The successful deployment of a ventilation-on-demand system at Vale’s Coleman Mine in Sudbury is generating energy savings of up to 40..

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Airships, hoverbarges offer remote mine transit

Ice roads and railroads are still the preferred means of transportation for existing and proposed mines in Ontario’s swampy James Bay..

December 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

Slushers get the job done

Fred Delabbio is a highly sought after man in the mining industry. Owner of Nelmaco Eastern Ltd.in Sudbury, Delabbio and his small company..

December 1, 2011 with 1 Comment

Itasca leverages cutting-edge technology

Digital technology is transforming Itasca Consulting Canada into a more efficient consulting company.  With projects around the world and..

December 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

New personnel carrier making inroads

For years, licensed heavy equipment mechanics Jay Michaud and Dave St.Germain had a hunch a recreational vehicle could be modified and..

September 1, 2011 with 0 Comments
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