Column: Sudbury, North not sharing Ontario’s recovery

Steve Lefleur

    By Steve Lafleur Wednesday, December 20, 2017 1:33:02 EST AM       Northern Ontario has seen the most unambiguously negative employment situation since 2008   While Ontario’s overall economy has largely recovered from the Great Recession of 2008 after a great deal of pain, it’s been an uneven recovery. The province had […]

Read Full Story

Reflective and Insightful Story on SAMSSA AGM December 4th 2017

Jenny Lamothe

 Special SAMSSA Legacy Series by  Jenny Lamothe on behalf of SAMSSA 2017   It began as an evening of reflection for many.  For others at SAMSSA’s annual general meeting on December 4th, it was a glimpse into the future. Since 2003, The Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Services Association has provided camaraderie, as well as […]

Read Full Story

Journalist honoured for mining industry coverage by SAMSSA

Karen McKinley

           Norm Tollinsky, longtime journalist and editor of Sudbury Mining Solutions Journal, gives his acceptance speech after being recognized in the Mining Hall of Fame. He is the first journalist to be inducted into the hall of fame.  by Karen McKinley It was a night of firsts at the Sudbury Areas […]

Read Full Story

Mining Day in Ottawa draws Sudbury crowd

Northern Ontario Business staff

    Sudbury pitches local mine tech to big industry, government : Northern Ontario Business Staff Mining Day in Ottawa left Noront CEO Alan Coutts (left) and Greater Sudbury Mayor Brian Bigger in a purple haze. Mining Day on the Hill was an opportunity for Greater Sudbury Mayor Brian Bigger to rub elbows with the lead […]

Read Full Story

SAMSSA Welcomes New Member Minalytix

SAMSSA Media Release

  SAMSSA AGM registrations for December 4th at 4pm closes Tuesday Contact:     Minalytix DATA ANALYTICSDATA MANAGEMENTDRILL AND SAMPLE DATAEXPLORATIONGRADE CONTROLMinalytix is a software company that is focused on bringing intelligent and effective solutions to the Mining and Mineral Exploration Industry. Minalytix’s flagship product MX Deposit, is the world’s first Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution […]

Read Full Story

Business Growth: Materials Joining Initiative Centre (MaJIC)

Northern Ontario Business staff

  Join us on December 4th for  samssa AGM at 4PM for a Special Event  The Materials Joining Innovation Centre (MaJIC) is a not-for-profit organization created to fill industry’s need for practical welding expertise. : Northern Ontario Business Staff To say MaJIC has had an exciting year would be an understatement.   With a recent […]

Read Full Story

Time to Register for SAMSSA AGM Closing Date November 25


    SAMSSA ANNUAL MEETING     Monday, December 4, 2017 4:00 p.m. Refreshments – Social 5:00 p.m.  Meeting – Dynamic Earth     AGENDA   *  Refreshments:  4 p.m. – 5 p.m.  Hors d’ouevres   *  Welcome and Opening Remarks:  Dick DeStefano/Tom Palangio   *  2017 Audited Financial Statements:  Lisa Brunette, SRWC LLP   […]

Read Full Story

SAMSSA Member Mine ventilation goes digital

Karen McKinley

    Are you coming to SAMSSA AGM December 4th 4PM Dynamic Earth?contact  – by Karen McKinley (Northern Ontario Business – November 7, 2017) November 7 Digital Mine creates a digital solution to assist in deep miningWhat to do when technology no longer fits the needs of an ever-changing industry? Reinvent it and […]

Read Full Story

Sudbury Firms in Canada explores NV mining markets

Suzanne Featherston

  Canada explores NV mining markets Nov 3, 2017      “This is a quid pro quo,” said Paul Reid, business development officer for the City of Greater Sudbury, Ontario. “We can all benefit from this exchange. It helps build communities.”     Miniature Nevada, U.S. and Canadian flags mingle as representatives from Canadian mining […]

Read Full Story

Victor Mine to shut down early 2019

Len Gillis

    – by Len Gillis (Timmins Daily Press – November 2, 2017) November 2, 2017 in – De Beers Canada announced Wednesday that the Victor diamond mine, the first and only commercial diamond mining operation in Ontario, is shutting down in less than a year and a half. Kim Truter, the company’s chief […]

Read Full Story