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Conference draws technology gurus

Conference draws technology gurus

Several mining technology visionaries from around the world have accepted invitations to speak at the MassMin 2012 international conference..

June 1, 2012 with 0 Comments

Innovation in hard rock mining alive and well

In the past weeks and months, it has become evident that the mining sector is on a continuous upswing.  There is a general consensus that..

June 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

High-precision geophysics takes off

A new high-resolution resistivity and induced polarization technology developed in Germany for geotechnical applications is gaining..

March 1, 2011 with 0 Comments

NORCAT develops mini coring drill for space

The Sudbury-based Northern Centre for Advanced Technology (NORCAT) is midway through the design and development of a mini coring drill that..

September 1, 2010 with 0 Comments

CEMI takes lead in fault slip research

The Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) is laying the groundwork for an International Fault Slip Control Research Initiative..

June 1, 2010 with 0 Comments

NORCAT to test rovers for lunar mining

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..

September 1, 2009 with 0 Comments

Laurentian University wins Mining Games

Laurentian University mining engineering students won the 19th annual Canadian Mining Games at the University of Toronto February 19 –..

June 1, 2009 with 0 Comments

Students spend study break learning about mine rescue

A group of 13 mining engineering students from Laurentian University and the University of Toronto gave up their February study break to..

June 1, 2008 with 0 Comments

More than just headframes

If David Robinson’s crystal ball, below, is accurate in predicting several more decades of voracious demand for metals, it won’t just..

June 1, 2008 with 0 Comments

Laurentian spearheads new Geology programs

Laurentian University’s Mineral Exploration Research Centre (MERC) and the Department of Earth Sciences have spearheaded the introduction..

June 1, 2008 with 0 Comments
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