Sep 06, 2005

   

Industry News

Cathode stripping system sold to Korea

Article provided by: Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal By: NORM TOLLINSKY The same month Inco announced it would be shutting down its aging copper refinery in Sudbury, an automation and robotics company just down the road was preparing to ship a state-of-the-art cathode stripping system to a refinery in South Korea. Ionic Engineering designed and built...

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Sep 01, 2005

   

Industry News

Bolt-on bucket gains popularity

Article Provided By: Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal Written by: Norm Tollinsky Carriere Industrial Supply (CIS) has a lot to celebrate. The Sudbury-based bucket and wear-resistant liner manufacturer recently expanded the size of its Walden Industrial Park facility to just under 30,000 sq. ft. (2,787 sq m) and manufactured the largest bucket it has ever made...

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Aug 23, 2005

   

Industry News

President of China to Visit Canada in September

Ottawa on September 8 where he will attend a dinner with the Governor General on September 9. President Hu will then travel to Toronto on September 10 where he will attend a banquet hosted by the Canada-China Business Council at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. From Toronto, President Hu will travel to Mexico and the...

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Aug 12, 2005

   

Industry News

Win or Lose the Election, PM Koizumi Will Leave Behind a Liberalized Japan

Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi’s gamble this week in calling an election in a bid to force through fundamental changes to Japan’s postal system and, in effect, the financial network, is the latest, and most dramatic evidence that Japan is no longer theinflexible and consensus-driven nation of its stereotype. Other recent economic evidence of this...

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Aug 09, 2005

   

Industry News

Minco Mining Acquires Three Exploration Licences in China

Vancouver-based Minco Mining and Metals Corporation announced that its subsidiary, Minco Mining (China) Corporation, has been granted three exploration licences by the Ministry of Land and Resources of China. The three licences are located in the Sanzhou Basin, Guangdong province. Two licences, the Luoke-Jilingang (75.55 sq. km.) and the Sanyatang (91.91 sq. km.), cover the...

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Jul 29, 2005

   

MineConnect News

Mining official offers Peruvian point of view

By Marek Krasuski Northern Business Journal The Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Service Association (MineConnect) recently sponsored a talk by John Pollesel, a Sudbury native and vice president of finance and administration for Compania Minera Antamina, a mining company based in Peru. The Peruvian economy, heavily dependent upon exports of natural resources, must ensure that...

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Jul 17, 2005

   

Industry News

Inco Opens Joint Venture Nickel Foam Plant in China

Toronto-based Inco Limited announced the opening of a manufacturing joint venture facility in Dalian, China. The new plant, Inco Advanced Technology Materials, manufactures nickel foam, used primarily as a component in rechargeable batteries. The Dalian plant is a joint venture of Inco Asia Holdings, a subsidiary of Inco Limited; Korea Nickel Corporation; and Liaoning Wanzhong...

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Jul 17, 2005

   

Industry News

Canada and South Korea Launch Free Trade Negotiations

International Trade Minister Jim Peterson announced the launch of free trade negotiations with South Korea. The first negotiating session will be held later this month in Seoul. Minister Peterson said that the government had undertaken extensive consultations with Canadians—including representatives of provinces and territories, businesses and non-governmental organizations—prior to launching these negotiations. Further consultations are...

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Jul 07, 2005

   

MineConnect News

Peru: Land of opportunity

Tuesday, July 05, 2005 BY JASON THOMPSON Northern Life Representatives from the local mining industry will have an opportunity today (Wednesday) to hear about the investment opportunities for mining in Peru. John Pollesel, a native Sudburian and the vice-president of finance andadministration for Compania Minera Antamina in South America will address MineConnect (Sudbury Area Mining...

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Jul 05, 2005

   

MineConnect News

Peru: Land of opportunity

BY JASON THOMPSON Northern Life Representatives from the local mining industry will have an opportunity today (Wednesday) to hear about the investment opportunities for mining in Peru. John Pollesel, a native Sudburian and the vice-president of finance and administration for Compania Minera Antamina in South America will address MineConnect (Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Service...

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