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TesMan delivers remote loader to Coleman Mine

TesMan delivers remote loader to Coleman Mine

TesMan, a Sudbury-based mining supplier, has sold two SP-TRL remote loaders to Vale’s Coleman Mine for cleaning and loading blastholes.
Wilson sump catches on for mine dewatering

Wilson sump catches on for mine dewatering

From Nickel Rim South to Lac des Iles and, now, Barrick’s Williams Mine Bryan Wilson, general manager of North American Palladium’s Lac des Iles Mine, 132 kilometres northwest of Thunder Bay, is probably the only person in the world to have a sump na
Hard-Line ramps up testing at NORCAT mine

Hard-Line ramps up testing at NORCAT mine

Auto loading and dumping in trials Hard-Line Solutions, a Sudbury-area company specializing in remote control systems for heavy equipment, is expanding its use of the NORCAT Underground Centre for testing and refining its suite of advanced teleop sys
Hydrogen: an ideal power source for remote mines

Hydrogen: an ideal power source for remote mines

By Leon Wasser Generating the power required to run a mine in Northern Canada is both a technical challenge, as well as a major operating cost.
MacLean introduces high lift, heavy-duty boom lift

MacLean introduces high lift, heavy-duty boom lift

LR3 can work in eight-metre heading and lift up to five tonnes The LR3 boom lift, the newest addition to MacLean Engineering’s product lineup of underground utility vehicles, makes working at heights a breeze.
New solution offered for mine-wide networking

New solution offered for mine-wide networking

Maestro Digital Mine eliminates installation and maintenance challenges The buzz in the mining industry these days is all about going digital, but installing, extending and maintaining the necessary communication infrastructure underground is time-co
Hydraulic air compressor demonstrator on track for June commissioning

Hydraulic air compressor demonstrator on track for June commissioning

MIRARCO – Mining Innovation’s hydraulic air compressor (HAC) demonstrator project is approaching the close of its construction phase at Dynamic Earth in Sudbury.
RDH sells three battery-powered loaders to Peru

RDH sells three battery-powered loaders to Peru

A first for South America RDH Mining Equipment has announced the sale of three battery-powered loaders to Minera Corona in Peru, a subsidiary of TSX-listed Sierra Metals. A four-yard loader was scheduled for delivery by the end of May and two 2.
Innovative surveying system gains traction

Innovative surveying system gains traction

Northern Survey Supply sells MOSS to Goldcorp’s Hoyle Pond Mine Northern Survey Supply (NSS), a surveying equipment distributor serving the mining industry from offices in Sudbury and Mattawa, has announced the sale of a Miner Operated Survey System
Canopy for rapid development heads for testing

Canopy for rapid development heads for testing

System aims to more than double advance rates A canopy solution designed to protect workers from falling rock and allow concurrent activity to take place in a development heading is scheduled to undergo testing at the NORCAT Underground Centre in Sud