Apr 16, 2021

   

Industry News

Norcat: Join us Virtually at Sudbury PITCH 2021! Thursday, May 13th, at 7pm – Primetime

We are excited to announce the first-ever Sudbury PITCH Virtual Experience hosted by NORCAT Innovation!  Airing live in primetime across Canada on Thursday, May 13th, 2021 at 7pm join us to watch four entrepreneurial start-ups pitch their venture to prospective angel investors while concurrently competing for $10,000 in cash prizes. Beyond watching and being inspired, our viewers will...

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Apr 16, 2021

   

Industry News

Epiroc shifts towards automation and digitalization in Canada

As the mining business adapts to changing technological trends in the market, Canada has emerged as an industry leader and Epiroc’s Canadian operations have introduced Regional Application Center (RAC) teams to assist in this new digital transformation. Across the board, mining projects are pushing for increased production while prioritizing safety. With this in mind, Epiroc has assembled...

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Apr 16, 2021

   

Industry News

You’re invited to attend Mines and METS from 7-9 June

Hear from leaders of technology, information, innovation and transformation from Vale, Nordgold, Anglo American, South32, Newmont, Teck and more at this global online event. The conference program focuses on current and future mining challenges and innovative solutions for: Applications of AI, Machine Learning & Automation Minerals Processing & Tailings Management Analytics & Interpreting the Data...

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Apr 16, 2021

   

Member Story

Sudbury Airport Community Development Seeks Board Members

The Sudbury Airport Community Development Corporation (SACDC) is currently seeking two (2) candidates for the Board of Directors. This is a volunteer position available for qualified citizens, with or without prior board experience.  The term of appointment is one (1) to three (3) years. The SACDC holds bi-monthly meetings. Working with the CEO of the Greater...

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Apr 14, 2021

   

MineConnect News

Global Business Reports Interview with Paul Bradette

GBR Connect Series Toronto Mining’s Global Reach What is the mission of MineConnect and what are some of the current initiatives the organization is undertaking? All of MineConnect’s market initiatives are designed to help our companies grow their business either regionally or on a global scale. For example, we have recently initiated a lead generation...

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Apr 14, 2021

   

Industry News

Vale hires new corporate affairs advisor

Shannon Katary started in the role in April Vale has hired a new corporate advisor at its Sudbury operations. Shannon Katary has been named the nickel mining company’s advisor for corporate affairs and sustainability. A familiar name on the Sudbury mining scene, Katary previously served as director of marketing and communications for Maestro Digital Mine. The Sudbury-based...

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Apr 14, 2021

   

Industry News

Unmanned Aerial Services is ‘Spot’ on when it comes to robotics

Sudbury advanced technology company takes giant leap forward in acquiring Boston Dynamics robot dog to tackle difficult and dangerous places Matt MacKinnon didn’t intend to create a viral sensation last fall when he unboxed his semiautonomous Boston Dynamics robot dog and decided to take it for a late evening stroll on a downtown Sudbury street....

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Apr 14, 2021

   

Industry News

RANKED: World’s top 10 nickel projects

While nickel is mostly used for stainless steel, the base metal has begun to take centre stage in the production of batteries in electric vehicles, as it is expected that original equipment manufacturers will increasingly use high-nickel cathode battery chemistries. The global nickel market is currently running at a surplus, but a supply deficit is...

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Apr 13, 2021

   

Industry News

Maestro’s IIoT solutions now integrate into Ventsim CONTROL

Maestro Digital Mine is pleased to announce that their ventilation IIoT solutions have been successfully integrated into Howden’s Ventsim CONTROL Ventilation Optimization software, thus strengthening Maestro’s mine ventilation solutions for customers around the world. Ventsim CONTROL can remotely monitor, control, and automate in real-time the total underground mine ventilation from the surface. Combined with Maestro’s...

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Apr 12, 2021

   

Industry News

Troilus expands Southwest zone on strike and downdip

Drilling at the Southwest zone, 2.5 km southwest of the main mineral corridor, at Troilus Gold’s (TSX: TLG) project in Quebec has stepped out the 2019 discovery by over 400 metres along strike and by up to 450 metres downdip. An updated resource and prefeasibility study for the project are expected in the second half of this...

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