May 13, 2022

   

Industry News

Energy crisis could eclipse climate crisis

An energy crisis exacerbated by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine means the world will need more Canadian resources – from oil and natural gas to wood pellets. And though that rising demand is unlikely to derail the energy transition that’s underway, it will almost certainly delay it. That was the assessment given at a recent Council...

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May 13, 2022

   

Industry News

Canada, industry in talks to cement future carbon price hikes

The Canadian government is in talks with heavy industrial emitters about ways to ensure Ottawa’s planned carbon price increases will remain in place even if Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government is voted out of power. Federal Natural Resources minister Jonathan Wilkinson told Reuters most of the discussions have focused on “carbon contracts for differences.”...

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May 13, 2022

   

Industry News

Construction costs rising to finish Dubreuilville-area gold mine

Argonaut Gold hopes to have financing package for Magino Project in place by end of June Management at cash-strapped Argonaut Gold said it hopes to have financing in place by the end of June to be able to push its Magino mine project to completion in two years. The Toronto mining company held a May 12 conference...

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May 13, 2022

   

Industry News

Maritime posts resource estimate for Lac Pelletier gold project in Quebec

Maritime Resources has completed an NI 43-101-compliant mineral resources estimate for its 100% owned Lac Pelletier gold project in Rouyn Noranda, Quebec, incorporating approximately 66,000 metres (455 holes) of drilling information. The property was acquired in 2021 from Rambler Metals and Mining, along with the Nugget Pond gold circuit in Newfoundland and Labrador, and a...

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May 11, 2022

   

Industry News

Elon Musk says Tesla open to buying a mining company

Tesla is open to buying a mining company if producing its own supply of electric vehicle (EV) metals would speed up worldwide adoption of clean energy technologies, Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Tuesday. Concern is mounting across the EV industry that there may not be enough supply of lithium, nickel, copper and other metals to match demand later this...

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May 11, 2022

   

Member Story

NORCAT Innovation Hosts Eighth Annual PITCH Event

What: You’re invited to NORCAT Innovation’s eighth annual PITCH event where four entrepreneurial startups will pitch their venture to prospective angel investors and compete for $10,000 in cash prizes. Beyond watching and being inspired, attendees also have the power to determine which company goes home with the People’s Choice $5,000 cash prize!   Who: As...

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May 11, 2022

   

Industry News

Dwyka Mining Services and Maestro Digital Mine unlocking value in the last-mile: connected worker and robotic dog solutions for safer mining

Dwyka Mining Services, authorised reseller of Maestro Digital Mine, is a specialized manufacturer of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) devices to give mining teams up-to-the-minute information about worker safety underground. Hazardous gasses underground are an invisible threat to mining teams, who often don’t know they are in danger until it’s too late. This gas buildup...

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May 11, 2022

   

Industry News

Armstrong-area gold finder puts BAM deposit on the block

Landore Resources considers sale or joint venture partnership of its 1.5-million-ounce gold property A gold property in the Lake Nipigon area with “multi-million ounce” potential is up for sale by Landore Resources. The British company said in a news release that it’s started a “strategic review” of its Canadian assets. The board of directors would entertain...

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May 09, 2022

   

Member Story

New Member Announcement: SCACLI NORD

We are pleased to announce that Scacli Nord is a MineConnect corporate member! SCACLI founded in 2006 is an international freight forwarder that offers freight transportation and logistics services for industrial, commercial, and mining organizations. Modes of transport include Air, Ocean, Road, and Rail. They have offices in Mississauga, Montreal, Vancouver, and the Greater Sudbury...

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May 09, 2022

   

Member Story

The Northern Ontario Roadshow stops in Temiskaming Shores next Week!

MineConnect is heading to Temiskaming Shores for the next stop of their Northern Ontario Roadshow! Join us at Ali’s Grill and Bar for MineConnect’s Northern Ontario Roadshow. This is an opportunity for mining supply and service professionals to network and chat about challenges and experiences. And where better to connect than with a cold pint...

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