Minimizing the footprint of Xstrata Nickel’s new copper/nickel mine in the Sudbury Basin has been at the forefront of the company’s..
Sudbury-based Rail-Veyor Technologies Inc. is poised to revolutionize material handling in the mining industry. A cross between a railroad..
An environmental engineering firm is planning to design and construct an engineered wetland as a pilot project for Newmont Mining..
Vale Inco has reason to be proud of the engineered multi-layer cover design system used to reclaim its open-pit Whistle Mine 60 kilometres..
Vale Inco has decided against acquiring a vertical conveyor system for its Garson Deep project. The novel material handling system was..
A combined fixed and wireless, mine-wide fibre-optic network will make Xstrata’s Nickel Rim South Mine one of the most advanced..
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..
Nickel Rim South is one of the first underground mines in the world to fully deploy Sirovision 3-D photomapping technology. The imaging..
David Smart, a heavy equipment technician student at Cambrian College in Sudbury has won a gold medal at the Ontario Technological Skills..
Xstrata Nickel’s newest Canadian mine has been designed for improved material handling efficiencies. Automated systems will be handling..