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Deltion Innovations signs contract with Canadian Space Agency

Sudbury-based mining and automation robotics firm, Deltion Innovations Ltd.

Probe Metals combines with Adventure Gold

Probe Metals and Adventure Gold have entered into a definitive agreement to combine their respective companies by way of a plan of arrangement.

Mining Association of Canada supports carbon price

The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) has announced support for an efficient pan-Canadian approach to addressing climate change.

Fall protection manufacturer looks to expand sales

Sudbury-based Norguard Industries, a supplier of fall protection equipment for the mining industry, has partnered with Pacesetter Sales & Associates, a safety and industrial specialist, to expand its Canadian sales.

Boissoneault moves up, Xavier succeeds as Glencore VP

Marc Boissonneault, Glencore’s vice-president of Sudbury nickel operations, has been promoted to head of the company’s international nickel assets. He officially began the job on Oct. 1.

Laurentian University offers Engineering courses in French

Laurentian University will begin offering 10 new French language and bilingual programs in Engineering and Management beginning in September 2016.

B&D Manufacturing partners with AUMUND Fördertechnik

B&D Manufacturing of Sudbury has partnered with AUMUND Fördertechnik of Germany, allowing B&D to provide its customers with a complete turnkey solution for all conveying and storage needs of bulk materials.

OneMine research database moves to new delivery platform

OneMine.org, a comprehensive online collection of mining-related research with more than 110,000 searchable documents and website traffic exceeding 500,000 visitors per year, has outgrown its existing electronic delivery platform.

Goldcorp maintains sustainability recognition

Goldcorp Inc. has again been named to the semi-annual re-ranking of the NASDAQ OMX CRD Global Sustainability Index, recognizing it as one of the top 100 companies in the world for its sustainability reporting and performance.

MAC tightens tailing management best practices

An independent task force commissioned by the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) has submitted a final report with 29 recommendations for enhancing tailings management.