Dec 12, 2015

   

Industry News

Joy Global unveils new truck for hard rock mining Manufactured in Sudbury

November 20, 2015 by Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal Joy Global recently debuted its newest offering for the hard rock mining market: the Joy 16TD truck. Based on the popular DT-1804 truck model, the 16TD features lower hood lines for improved visibility, a digital operator display, shorter turning radius, ground level maintenance and faster ramp speeds....

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Dec 12, 2015

   

Industry News

New mining strategy unveiled in Sudbury

  By Carol Mulligan, Sudbury Star Saturday, December 12, 2015 1:07:40 EST AM Ontario’s renewed mineral development strategy sends a message to Canada and around the globe that Ontario is open to the world when it comes to mining, and that it wants to be the global leader in sustainable mineral development. Northern Development and...

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Dec 11, 2015

   

MineConnect News

Six yard battery-powered scoops head for Russia RDH MineConnect Member

November 17, 2015 by Norm Tollinsky RDH Mining Equipment builds on track record for innovation RDH Mining Equipment, a manufacturer of underground mining equipment in Alban, Ontario, 50 kilometres south of Sudbury, has sold three battery-powered, six-yard load-haul-dump machines to a mine in Russia. A global leader in the development of battery-powered underground mining equipment,...

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Dec 11, 2015

   

MineConnect News

Three mining suppliers win Northern Ontario Business Award

    November 20, 2015 by Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal   Three mining supply and service companies were honoured at the 29th annual Northern Ontario Business Awards gala in Thunder Bay, October 1st. Winner of the company of the year award in the 51plus-employee category was Ionic Engineering, of Sudbury, a company specializing in control...

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Dec 11, 2015

   

MineConnect News

MineConnect Announces New Board Directors 2016-2018

    Current Board of Directors MineConnect President – Tom Palangio President, WipWare Inc., Topex Inc. & The Bonfield Mining Group Inc. Tom C. Palangio is an explosive application specialist and former explosives consultant (Topex Inc.). He is also president and owner of WipWare Incorporated Photoanalysis Systems. Tom’s career spans more than 40 years in...

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Dec 11, 2015

   

Industry News

Ontario Releases Renewed Mineral Development Strategy (December 11, 2015

    News Release: Ontario Releases Renewed Mineral Development Strategy (December 11, 2015) December 11, 2015 Province Attracting Investment in Ontario’s Minerals Sector – Ministry of Northern Development and MinesClick here for the document: http://www.mndm.gov.on.ca/sites/default/files/mndm_mds_english_2015.pdf Ontario has released a renewed Mineral Development Strategy that provides a 10-year vision to position Ontario as the global leader in...

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Dec 11, 2015

   

Industry News

Glencore to accelerate debt cuts, capital expenditure

What Will Vale Do?   David Stringer and Jesse Riseborough (Bloomberg) | 10 December 2015 08:53   Glencore expanded its debt-reduction plan by pledging more asset sales and wider spending cuts as the Swiss miner and trader reacts to the deepening rout in commodities prices. The company is seeking to trim its net debt to between $18 billion and...

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Dec 11, 2015

   

Industry News

Some eager to write Anglo-American obituary

Frik Els | December 10, 2015   Mining.com On Tuesday Anglo-American announced a “radical portfolio restructuring“. Radical indeed. The company with roots going back more than a hundred years to South Africa’s gold and diamond fields said it would cut around 85,000 employees, or almost two-thirds of its workforce. That’s up significantly from the already...

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Dec 10, 2015

   

MineConnect News

Coop Students in Engineering At Laurentian

Attention MineConnect Members Coop Students  in Engineering At Laurentian   The Bharti School of Engineering at Laurentian University invites MineConnect members to participate in our co-op program by hiring our students. We offer four to sixteen month work terms. Programs: Mining, Chemical and Mechanical Engineering (with mechatronics). Significant tax credits are available to companies to...

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Dec 10, 2015

   

MineConnect News

Drill steel manufacturer reinvents itself MineConnect Member Hardrock

    November 17, 2015 by Norm Tollinsky In: Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal Hardrock Mining acquires bit manufacturer, orders two friction welders and prepares for move to new building Lou Sharrock, president of Hardrock Mining Products, had a choice. At the age of 56, he could hold on to his money and go fishing, or...

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