The rescue of 33 Chilean miners after more than two months underground this past fall had the rapt attention of billions around the world...
A team of eight mechanical engineering students from Laurentian University in Sudbury took home the top prize in NASA’s second annual..
The Sudbury-based Northern Centre for Advanced Technology (NORCAT) is midway through the design and development of a mini coring drill that..
A team of Laurentian University students had high hopes for scooping up the half million-dollar prize at NASA’s Regolith Excavation..
A talent for finding value in rock has never been in short supply in Sudbury, but this instance is lunacy. Literally. A pacesetter in the..
Staff from Sudbury’s Northern Centre for Advanced Technology (NORCAT) will be heading to the 9,000-foot level of Hawaii’s Mono Kea in..
Mining is a rough industry and nowhere is it as challenging as Northern Ontario’s deep, hardrock operations. The mines are hot, dirty and..
How much could be saved by quadrupling the life of bucket blades, drill bits, skip liners and all the other metal components and equipment..
The Sudbury-based Northern Centre for Advanced Technology (NORCAT) has broken ground on a new 40,000 sq. ft. innovation and..
Exploration geologists and astrobiologists share a keen interest in sampling and analyzing rocks for their metallic content, but while..