David Smart, a heavy equipment technician student at Cambrian College in Sudbury has won a gold medal at the Ontario Technological Skills..
Nickel Rim South is one of the first underground mines in the world to fully deploy Sirovision 3-D photomapping technology. The imaging..
Xstrata Nickel’s newest Canadian mine has been designed for improved material handling efficiencies. Automated systems will be handling..
Laurentian University has received $5,152,676 from Industry Canada’s Knowledge Infrastructure program for its Vale Inco Living..
Using best practices, maximizing efficiencies and taking advantage of existing materials is the concept behind the hydraulic fill plant at..
Science North, Sudbury’s science centre, was the recipient of the 2008 Michael Smith Award for Science Promotion by the Natural Sciences..
The Materials Joining Innovation Centre in Kirkland Lake celebrated its grand opening in June. MaJIC, as it is known, was launched in May..
Xstrata Nickel opted for a path less travelled in deciding on a development methodology for its Nickel Rim South Mine. Rather than stick..
The Sudbury-based Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) is spearheading the development of an online mine design handbook that..
Miners around the world at risk of contracting Raynaud Syndrome, or white hand disease, from using jackleg drills will soon be able to take..