An urgent need to attract students to the Earth sciences has sparked a national contest for Canadian youth. Sponsored by EnCana..
One hundred years ago this month, a group of eight men led by a restless railway construction foreman from Mattawa, Ontario, hiked and..
Writing headlines for a quarterly mining journal can be a risky proposition. Such was the case with the headline, “Ontario firing on..
Cattron’s New Generation radio remote control system has given compatibility a whole new meaning. Created for Vale Inco’s fleet of LHDs..
The Mineral Exploration Research Centre (MERC), a research centre affiliated with Laurentian University’s Department of Earth Sciences,..
Northern Ontario’s mining supply and service sector was out in full force at MINExpo in Las Vegas, September 22 to 24. Held every four..
Downward and deeper is the plan Xstrata Copper is following with a $121 million investment to expand its Kidd Mine operations in Timmins...
Driving innovation is the goal for Sudbury’s Mining Innovation, Rehabilitation and Applied Research Corporation’s (MIRARCO) new open..
What a difference a few months make. After several years of sky-high commodity prices and record capital spending, the global mining..