Jan 13, 2021

   

MineConnect News

Executive Director – Job Description

Why work for MineConnect? MineConnect is a regional association representing the interests of mining supply and services companies throughout Northern Ontario. Formed in 2003, the organization has established one strong, clear voice for the industry. The Executive Director will lead the organization’s efforts to assist our member companies grow their businesses both regionally and on...

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Jan 22, 2021

   

Industry News

Webinar – DISA – High Pressure Slurry Ablation Mineral Processing Technology

High-Pressure Slurry Ablation Mineral Processing Technology Disa’s HPSA technology has applications in the mining and reclamation spaces; it reduces environmental impacts and saves on project costs About this Event The Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation is pleased to invite you to join co-founders John Lee and Greyson Buckingham to discuss how Disa is delivering...

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Jan 22, 2021

   

MineConnect News

Advanced Mineral Projects In Northeastern Ontario – Event Recap

We would first like to thank everyone who joined us on Wednesday, January 20th for the presentation on Northeastern Ontario’s mines of the future. Over 50 individuals from across Ontario participated! We would also like to thank Eddie Lamontagne , Timmins Director, MineConnect for opening the event, and Cameron Grant, Timmins Chamber of Commerce for...

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Jan 22, 2021

   

Industry News

FedNor – Additional Funding for Small Businesses

The Government of Canada is making available an additional $500 million in support from the Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF) for small businesses suffering from COVID-related losses. At the same time, the Government has committed to making at least 25% of those funds available to the struggling tourism sector. This expanded RRRF funding is...

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Jan 22, 2021

   

Industry News

Harte Gold OK’s Sugar Zone expansion to 1,200 t/d

Ontario-focused Harte Gold has announced plans to go ahead with an expansion of its Sugar Zone mine to 1,200 t/d, from the current 800 t/d throughput, based on strong feasibility study economics. The latest study suggests that an incremental $21 million in expansion capital could grow throughputs by 50% starting in the first quarter of 2023. As...

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Jan 20, 2021

   

Member Story

Nokia, Symboticware Join Forces on Industrial IoT Solutions for Underground Communications

Symboticware Inc., an industry leader of real-time data management solutions for global mining operations, announces collaboration with Nokia on private wireless and Industrial IoT (IIoT) to transform connectivity and improve communications and location services. The partnership brings forward a complete digital solution in real-time connectivity for the underground mining industry. The solution combines Nokia’s industrial-grade...

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Jan 20, 2021

   

Member Story

First Customized Training Course in Battery Electric Vehicle Maintenance Begins February 9, 2021

January 15, 2020 – Sudbury – Collège Boréal From February 9 to March 23, 2021, Collège Boréal will offer the first part of a new training program developed in response to the needs of the mining industry, as battery electric vehicles replace other, more polluting types of equipment. This 40-hour course, to be offered online,...

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Jan 20, 2021

   

Industry News

Northern Ontario Export Marketing Assistance Program 2021

On behalf of Ontario’s North Economic Development Corporation, we are very pleased to announce a new intake of Export Marketing Assistance (EMA) funding for Northern Ontario-based companies, associations and not-for-profit entities.  During these uncertain and difficult times, it is important that we support your ‘export ready’ marketing and business development initiatives to customers outside of...

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Jan 20, 2021

   

Industry News

COVID-19 Business Support Grants

Ontario is helping businesses recover costs for personal protective equipment and providing extra support for businesses required to close or significantly restrict services as a result of provincial public health measures. Please Note: This GRANT is aimed at Small Business ONLY (fewer than 100 employees). ELIGIBLE: If you are a sole proprietor, corporation, unincorporated business,...

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Jan 20, 2021

   

Industry News

Nevada Copper up sizes placement as Pumpkin Hollow continues to ramp up

Fledgling US producer Nevada Copper has up sized a C$21.5 million bought-deal placement to $33 million, citing strong investor demand as its Pumpkin Hollow mine ramps up. The ramp-up was hobbled by COVID-19 impacts last year and the need for a geotechnical review, with the company striking deals in March, July and December to address its subsequent financial difficulties. Nevada Copper...

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Jan 20, 2021

   

Industry News

Barrick reports production figures

ADELLA HARDING Elko Daily Correspondent Jan 14, 2021 Barrick Gold Corp. on Thursday announced fourth-quarter production of 1.21 million ounces of gold, a drop from 1.44 million ounces in the 2019 quarter for all operations, and the company reported 546,000 ounces of gold production in the quarter for its share of Nevada Gold Mines. Barrick’s...

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