Jun 26, 2020

   

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MineConnect Board to Host Visioning Session At its recent Board meeting, MineConnect Directors elected to host a one-day visioning retreat for the intended purpose of developing a new Strategic Plan for the organization. Announced Board President, Rick Lemieux; “With our new brand and focus as a pan-northern organization announced earlier this year, the Board feels...

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Jun 26, 2020

   

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SHYFTinc and Rentricity partner to turn Mine Water usage into Hydro power

SHYFTinc has recently established a new technology initiative with Rentricity. This agreement will bring Rentricity’s innovative electricity production from gravity-fed or pressurized water pipelines directly into mines.  Rentricity has successfully implemented its renewable energy in-pipe hydro within the drinking water industry since 2010.  Rentricity is now turning its attention to mining operations with large water...

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Jun 25, 2020

   

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Patrick Mechanical navigating its way into modern recruitment

Video series easing the transition to work for younger generations Jun 23, 2020 8:00 AM By: Lindsay Kelly Patrick Mechanical Ltd. is a Lively-based mechanical contracting company founded in 1989. Working in the industrial, commercial and institutional contracting fields, the firm’s specialties include mechanical contracting, custom steel fabrication, plumbing, heating, process piping, millwright and related...

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Jun 25, 2020

   

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$40M sought for mining network

Funds would help firms get new technologies to market The fate of a proposal by the Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation seeking $40 million in federal funding for its Mining Innovation Commercialization Accelerator (MICA) could be known soon. The MICA initiative aims to connect regional mining clusters to cross-section innovation centres to create a...

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Jun 24, 2020

   

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Complimentary webinar: Agile Mining Supply Chains in Challenging Times – Thu, 25 Jun 2020

MineAfrica and The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business are delighted to announce a new partnership with The Schulich Executive Education Centre (SEEC), Schulich School of Business at York University, to deliver co-branded educational and training programs for the international mining industry. The first jointly produced open course is a complimentary online webinar on “Agile Mining Supply...

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Jun 24, 2020

   

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Mayhew Performance Welcome’s George Mondoux

Effective Monday, June 22, 2020, I am excited to announce that George Mondoux has joined Mayhew Performance Ltd as a Health & Safety Specialist.  George is a certified Health and Safety Consultant who brings a wealth of knowledge, experience in operations to the Mayhew Performance team. He has over 30 years of Health, Safety and...

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Jun 23, 2020

   

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McEwen Mining drills Bonanza gold at Black Fox

Mining at Black Fox was suspended from March 26 to April 14, 2020, to allow time for management to evaluate and adapt to operating with the risks associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. Since April 14, 2020, the mine has been operating under corporate and provincial COVID-19 guidelines. The temporary suspension and subsequent staged ramp-up back...

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Jun 23, 2020

   

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Glencore donates $40K to United Way’s community response fund

Published Monday, June 22, 2020 7:30PM EDT SUDBURY — Glencore in Sudbury has donated $40,000 to boost a special fund created by the United Way Centraide North East Ontario. Dubbed the Local Love in a Global Crisis Community Response Fund, it now totals more than $300,000. “We are grateful to Glencore and all of our...

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Jun 23, 2020

   

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Frontier Lithium Announces $1.25 Million Financing Financing Lithium

TSX VENTURE: FL www.frontierlithium.com Mr. Reginald Walker reports: SUDBURY, ON, June 23, 2020 /CNW/ – Frontier Lithium Inc. (TSX.V: FL) (the “Company” or “Frontier”) has proposed a non-brokered private placement offering for a total of 6,250,000 units (“Units”) of the Company priced at $0.20 per Unit, for total gross proceeds of $1,250,000. The Common Shares...

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Jun 22, 2020

   

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Less time underground, more autonomous tech/robots – the future of mine safety

Valentina Ruiz Leotaud | June 21, 2020 | 11:44 am Careers Suppliers & Equipment Canada Reliance on autonomous technology so that miners spend less and less time underground and using predictive analytics tools not only to assess rock mechanics but also workers’ well being in and off-site, may become the pillars of mine safety in...

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