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Modern Mining Technology Conference & Luncheon/N.A.M.E/SAMSSA

Posted Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 by Dick DeStefano

A unique technology-conference and luncheon is planned for Sudbury on August 19th Modern Mining Technology Conference & Luncheon At one time a successful business could survive by following three basic precepts: provide a good product, back it up with good customer service and be in a good location. That was yesterday, before the advent of internet […]

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Modest growth for Sudbury in 2015: Report

Posted Saturday, July 25th, 2015 by Dick DeStefano

    By Ben Leeson, Sudbury Star Friday, July 24, 2015 1:47:14 EDT AM Soft nickel prices and uncertainty surrounding Ring of Fire development will limit Greater Sudbury’s economic growth in 2015, according to a report by a major Canadian economic think tank. A Conference Board of Canada report entitled Metropolitan Outlook: Summer 2015, released […]

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ActLabs President Passes-SAMSSA Member Sudbury

Posted Monday, July 20th, 2015 by Dick DeStefano

Dr. Eric Lawrence Hoffman It is with great sadness that we inform you that Dr. Eric Lawrence Hoffman, Ph.D, P.Geo, President and founder of Activation Laboratories Ltd. (Actlabs) passed away on July 10, 2015.   He was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada to parents Jenny and Kelly and had 3 siblings, Barbara, Gordon, and Stanley. […]

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Canada’s major challenges as it finds its way into the future

Posted Sunday, July 19th, 2015 by Dick DeStefano

    William A. Macdonald Special to The Globe and Mail Published Friday, Jul. 17, 2015 3:15PM EDT Canada has big things to think about, discuss and do on two major fronts. As a country, we must get back to living within our means. Since 2008 we have accumulated massive current-account deficits financed by borrowing […]

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SAMSSA Welcomes Newest Member- New Company

Posted Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 by Dick DeStefano

Cardinal Mining Equipment Group Mailing Address: 1197 O’Neil Drive Garson, Ontario P3L 1L5 Google Map Contact Information: Phone: 705-693-9870 Fax: (705)-693-1772 Website: Email: mikec@cardinalmining.com Contact: Mike Castron (Mobile: 705-688-3663) Cardinal Mining Equipment Group (est. 1988), is a Canadian broker, reseller and Rebuilder of used mining equipment including scooptrams, haul trucks, utility vehicles, shotcrete sprayers, transmixers,, […]

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Bring on the mining Marshall Plan Stan Sudol Commentary

Posted Saturday, July 11th, 2015 by Dick DeStefano

  Stan Sudol, For The Sudbury Star Friday, July 10, 2015 10:25:27 EDT PM REUTERS/Ministry of Northern Development and Mines handout Iceberg marks, some exceeding 20 km in length and 100 metres wide, are pictured about 180 km southeast of the proposed Ring of Fire development area Editor’s Note: This is first installment of a […]

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SAMSSA Welcomes Moreau Full Contractor Services

Posted Friday, July 3rd, 2015 by Dick DeStefano

  Moreau Mailing Address: 112 Fielding Road Lively, Ontario P3Y 1L5 Google Map Contact Information: Phone: 705-222-0487 Fax: 705-222-0489 Website: www.moreau.ca Email: mfournier@moreauindustries.com Contact: Michael Fournier Moreau is a dynamic national contractor, with forty years of experience specialized in the mining and energy sector. Moreau provides project management, general contracting, electrical, mechanical, structural, civil, and […]

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Technica Mining New member of SAMSSA

Posted Friday, July 3rd, 2015 by Dick DeStefano

  Technica Mining Mailing Address: 68 Mumford Rd. Lively, Ontario P3Y 1L2 Google Map Contact Information: Phone: 705-692-2204 Fax: 705-692-4310 Website: www.technicagroup.com Email: info@technicagroup.com Contact: Technica Mining is a Team of underground mining and construction specialists. From our roots of specializing in underground infrastructure construction and repairs, we have grown our portfolio of services to […]

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Joy Global Sudbury Joins SAMSSA

Posted Friday, July 3rd, 2015 by Dick DeStefano

    Joy Global Mailing Address: 145 Magill Street Lively, Ontario P3Y 1K6 Google Map Contact Information: Phone: 705-692-3661 Fax: 705-692-4850 Website: www.joyglobal.com Email: mariolen.hagen@joyglobal.com Contact: Joy Global is the leading supplier of advanced equipment, systems and direct services for the global mining industry. Through its market-leading P&H and Joy brands, Joy Global manufactures, sells […]

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Global miner Anglo American (LON:AAL) is said to be about to announce the dismissal of between 5% and 20%

Posted Friday, July 3rd, 2015 by Dick DeStefano

    <img width=”300″ height=”250″ src=”http://www.mining.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/300x250xanglo-american-cutifani-300×250.jpg.pagespeed.ic.i6Chs-Vzzu.jpg” class=”attachment-home-recent-news-thumb wp-post-image” alt=”Anglo American laying off up to 20% of its staff as investors press for further savings”/> Global miner Anglo American (LON:AAL) is said to be about to announce the dismissal of between 5% and 20% percent of its employees at all of its head offices as investors […]

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