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A progress report on year one of Metal Earth

A progress report on year one of Metal Earth

By Colleen Kleven A large seismic reflection survey, part of Metal Earth’s year one research, is now complete, and already this massive, geoscience initiative has started to shake things up.
CEMI commits to step change innovation

CEMI commits to step change innovation

Spending for fiscal 2017 totalled $9.
CEMI publishes  results of six-year research program

CEMI publishes results of six-year research program

SUMIT Program Journal available for downloading A 112-page program journal reporting on the results of the Smart Underground Monitoring & Integrated Technologies (SUMIT) research program is available for downloading on the Centre for Excellence i
Mobile, 40-foot custom design lab hits the road

Mobile, 40-foot custom design lab hits the road

Occupational health and safety research extends reach Laurentian University’s Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health (CROSH) has unveiled Canada’s first mobile laboratory for occupational safety and health research.
CEMI supports real-time diesel emission monitoring technology

CEMI supports real-time diesel emission monitoring technology

The Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) has partnered with Pattern Discovery Technologies Inc. (PDT) and Wireless Sensor Networks Inc.
Boart Longyear establishes R&D test centre in Sudbury

Boart Longyear establishes R&D test centre in Sudbury

Innovative technologies to be tested at the NORCAT Underground Centre include next generation wireline tooling, smart drill rig technology, XRF technology for examining core samples and high-speed drilling technology Boart Longyear’s next generation
Research chair on first name basis with microbes

Research chair on first name basis with microbes

Taking biomining and bioremediation to the next level Biomining and bioremediation are one step closer to wider use in the mining industry with the creation of a new position at Laurentian University geared towards commercializing the technologies.
Research addresses rock mass behaviour, energy efficiency

Research addresses rock mass behaviour, energy efficiency

$6.
SNOLAB hosts incubator for data analytics

SNOLAB hosts incubator for data analytics

Physicists and miners rub shoulders every day in the cage descending to the depths of Vale’s Creighton Mine in the Sudbury Basin, which hosts the world-famous SNOLAB, a particle physics laboratory two kilometres underground.
University research centres form united front

University research centres form united front

Four mining related research centres at Laurentian University have come together to market their capabilities to government and industry.