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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..

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Discovery hole intersected 80 metres of mineralization

In 1996, a hole drilled as part of a Falconbridge exploration program intersected a 30-centimeter wide chalcopyrite vein and revealed an..

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Something to cheer about

Reading this issue of Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal, you’d hardly know the city is in the grip of a strike by 3,100 employees of Vale..

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Mine-wide fibre network provides real time data

A combined fixed and wireless, mine-wide fibre-optic network will make Xstrata’s Nickel Rim South Mine one of the most advanced..

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Photomapping technology keeps geologists on surface

Nickel Rim South is one of the first underground mines in the world to fully deploy Sirovision 3-D photomapping technology. The imaging..

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Shotcrete for primary support adds to safety

Xstrata Nickel opted for a path less travelled in deciding on a development methodology for its Nickel Rim South Mine. Rather than stick..

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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

Industry boom sparks demand for drills

It’s not just the unprecedented boom in the mining industry that has fueled the sale of Terex rock drills. The company is also..

September 1, 2007 with 0 Comments

Sudbury pioneers borehole radio imaging

Cross-borehole radio tomography is playing an increasingly important role in the discovery and definition of new orebodies in the Sudbury..

June 1, 2006 with 0 Comments
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