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Boart Longyear establishes R&D test centre in Sudbury

Boart Longyear establishes R&D test centre in Sudbury

Innovative technologies to be tested at the NORCAT Underground Centre include next generation wireline tooling, smart drill rig technology,..

November 14, 2016
Underground test centre a beehive of activity

Underground test centre a beehive of activity

The NORCAT Underground Centre in Onaping, 45 kilometres north of Sudbury, is an ideal venue for testing new equipment and technology for..

May 23, 2016

Major Drilling completes purchase of Bradley Group

The second biggest drilling company in the world just got a little bigger. Major Drilling of Moncton, New Brunswick, has acquired the..

December 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

Swick sets up North American headquarters

Swick Mining Services is targeting the U.S. and Canadian markets for its drilling services and has established its North American..

June 1, 2010 with 0 Comments

Nickel Rim South ramps up

Sudbury’s reputation as one of the greatest and most enduring mining camps in the world is being validated once again. One hundred and..

September 1, 2009 with 0 Comments

Foraco establishes headquarters in North Bay

French drilling services contractor Foraco International’s new North Bay-based Canadian subsidiary is suffering like everyone else from..

March 1, 2009 with 0 Comments

Ontario firing on all cylinders

Mining suppliers serving the red hot mining industry in Northern Ontario can be excused for thinking they’re on a different planet. While..

September 1, 2008 with 0 Comments

Sandvik acquires North Bay production facility

Sandvik Mining and Construction has purchased a 70,000-square foot manufacturing facility in North Bay to add badly needed production..

September 1, 2008 with 0 Comments

Drilling technology advancing on all fronts

The following is an interview with George Demers, manager of surface coring for Boart Longyear Drilling Services. Demers began his career..

September 1, 2007 with 0 Comments

New digs for B&D Manufacturing

The founders of B & D Manufacturing would be bursting with pride at the sight of the company’s new manufacturing facility in Sudbury...

September 1, 2007 with 0 Comments
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