Vale Inco will not be engaging in its annual maintenance shutdown in 2008. Instead, it will postpone the shutdown until May 2009, just a..
What if a mine could transport ore underground quickly and inexpensively and, at the same time, reduce diesel emissions? Starting in..
The following is an interview with Travis Fitzgerald, a customs broker and freight forwarder with George A. Gray Customs Brokers Limited, a..
You never know where linecutting will take you. For Vance McAfee, it led to a 32-year career as an area supervisor for Inco Exploration...
A hand-printed sign bearing the message “Success isn’t how far you go, but the distance travelled from where you started” hangs in a..
Second-year Lakehead University geology student Brad Wood made the type of discovery during the summer of 1987 that prospectors dream..
The Sudbury-based Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) has approved funding for several capacity building initiatives,..
Xstrata Nickel has contributed $2 million towards the construction of the Sustainable Energy Centre at Cambrian College in Sudbury. Once..
I had the good fortune to spend a day recently with mining colleagues and mining supply and service leaders in a workshop in Sudbury..
During graduation ceremonies last fall at Northern College in Kirkland Lake, nine of the 11 rookie diamond drillers who had completed a..