For an economist, these are interesting times. The accumulating American triple deficit – on trade, the government budget and household..
An urgent need to attract students to the Earth sciences has sparked a national contest for Canadian youth. Sponsored by EnCana..
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..
Driving innovation is the goal for Sudbury’s Mining Innovation, Rehabilitation and Applied Research Corporation’s (MIRARCO) new open..
Downward and deeper is the plan Xstrata Copper is following with a $121 million investment to expand its Kidd Mine operations in Timmins...
New scheduling software developed by MIRARCO Mining Innovation, a not-for profit research organization based at Laurentian University in..
What a difference a few months make. After several years of sky-high commodity prices and record capital spending, the global mining..