Apr 07, 2020

   

Industry News

GFG up 100% on Timmins gold drilling news

GFG Resources Inc. [GFG-TSXV; GFGSF-OTCQB] shares rallied sharply Monday April 6 after the company said it has intersected a significant high-grade gold system at the Nib Prospect at its 100%-owned Pen Gold Project located 40 km west of Timmins, northeast Ontario. The company said one hole (PEN-20-47) intersected 71.27 g/t gold over 8.5 metres, including...

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Apr 07, 2020

   

Industry News

Canadians had better brace themselves for an alarming new post-COVID economic world –

by John Ivison (National Post – April 3, 2020) April 3, 2020 in Canadian Media Resource Articles https://nationalpost.com/ “But it is an uncomfortable fact that China is the source of most of Canada’s antibiotics and raw materials for our drug supply. It is equally true that China effectively blocked export of face masks during the...

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Apr 06, 2020

   

Member Story

Maestro Digital Mine makes connections in Latin America

Maestro Digital Mine’s Latin America expansion is gaining traction, with the Sudbury-based company recently landing sales from major gold mines in Argentina. Its flagship Industrial Internet of Things measurement and control instrumentation solutions, such as the Vigilante AQS™ and Zephyr AQS™ air quality monitoring stations, and the Plexus PowerNet™ last mile communication platform, are designed...

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Apr 06, 2020

   

Industry News

SK Godelius is now a MineConnect Member

SK Godelius is a specialist in new forms of remote interaction, conceiving, developing and performing conceptual and detail engineering. We implement and operate engineering solutions related to automation, teleoperation, robotization and connectivity of large machines, vehicles, robots and processes. We were born at the end of 2011 when advances in artificial intelligence, unstructured robotics, high...

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Apr 05, 2020

   

MineConnect News

Rex Murphy: A COVID-19 wake-up call: Canada must stop this self-destruction

Canada needs to become more secure by becoming more self-sufficient. In a new series, the Post examines how a country made wealthy by globalization and trade can also protect itself against pandemics and other unknown future shocks to ensure some of our immense resources and economic power are reserved for our own security. It has...

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Apr 04, 2020

   

Industry News

VALE LAUNCHES $1 MILLION COVID-19 CHALLENGE

SUDBURY, April 3, 2020 – Vale is joining the fight against COVID-19 by launching the Vale COVID-19 Challenge, a USD $1 million fund designed to propel innovative COVID-19 solutions into the marketplace. The challenge is open in Canada and Brazil with each selected solution eligible to receive up to USD $200,000. Companies, startups, institutions, universities and professionals...

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Apr 03, 2020

   

Industry News

BUSINESS CONTINUITY EMPLOYEE HEALTH & SAFETY PLAN COVID-19 RESPONSE

Shirley Galloway, R.N. – President/Director of Occupational Health at Nobel graciously prepared a COVID-19 Preparedness Plan. Business Continuity Planning Companies working in the oil and gas & mining industry put a high value on health and safety. In response to Health Canada guidelines, businesses are implementing Business Continuity Plans. This plan consists of the following...

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Apr 02, 2020

   

Industry News

Newmont Completes Sale of Red Lake

April 2, 2020 | Breaking News Newmont has completed the sale of its Red Lake complex in Ontario, Canada, to Evolution Mining for $375 million in cash with future contingent payments of up to an additional $100 million tied to new resource discoveries. Under the terms of the $100 million contingent payment, Evolution will pay...

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Apr 02, 2020

   

Press Release

DONATION: Redpath Canada donates supplies to North Bay hospital

ONTARIO – In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, North Bay-headquartered Redpath Canada has donated 19,000 pairs of disposable medical gloves to the North Bay Regional Health Centre (NBRHC), a COVID-19 assessment centre. The virus response, together with ongoing medical needs, places additional strain on personnel, inventory and supply chain availability. In these unprecedented times, Redpath...

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Apr 02, 2020

   

Press Release

Sudbury’s hospital prepares for further COVID-19 spread as first patient admitted

Dana Roberts CTV Northern Ontario CTV News Northern Ontario Anchor/Videojournalist @CTVDanaRoberts Contact Published Wednesday, April 1, 2020 4:03PM EDT Health Sciences North hospital in Sudbury SUDBURY — Health Sciences North in Sudbury has confirmed the first patient with COVID-19 has been admitted as the hospital continues to develop contingency plans to handle further spread. The...

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