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Yes, Northern Ontario Exports!

Posted Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 by Member Submitted Content

by Hugh Kruzel On Behalf of www.samssa.ca Series Part 2 Billed as “… An Intensive One-Day Export Forum” guests at the June 22nd conference shared that the topics comprehensively addressed top needs of Northern Ontario mining and supply and services companies. It was, to participants, part of a much larger dialogue on mining expertise, mining […]

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SAMSSA Families-For many in Sudbury, mining is something of a family affair.

Posted Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

 By Laura Stricker On Behalf of www.samssa.ca   Special Series Part 2 For many in Sudbury, mining is something of a family affair.   The Labine and Espley/Boudreau families are no exception. With a son and a daughter, respectively, who recently graduated from Laurentian University’s mechanical engineering and mining engineering programs, that legacy continues to grow.  Mechanical […]

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A tale of two mines: One shovel in the past, the other in the future Excellent Article

Posted Saturday, June 24th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

For Full Story go to:  http://business.financialpost.com/feature/a-tale-of-two-mines-one-shovel-in-the-past-the-other-in-the-future/wcm/436b8ce2-715f-4c5b-ab0a-e07a1dc2b6d0 National Post June 24th Sunny Freeman Financial Post sfreeman@postmedia.com Twitter.com/SunnyFreeman   Booms and busts are the norm when it comes to towns built on the mining industry, but the future could see the creation of communities specifically designed to last as long as the mine and for the economic […]

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The world seeks Sudbury’s mining expertise Export Forum

Posted Friday, June 23rd, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

    For full story go to:   https://www.northernontariobusiness.com/regional-news/sudbury/the-world-seeks-sudburys-mining-expertise-652117   Export forum brings supply companies and international investors together to talk opportunity 2 1 h by: Karen McKinley NOB Sheldon Mudd, mining industry specialist for the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development, pitched his state’s mining sector to companies and potential customers at the Northern Ontario […]

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Mining’s role in Canada’s next 150 years – Mining Supercluster?

Posted Monday, June 19th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

    by Alisha Hiyate (Canadian Mining Journal – June/July 2017) June 19, 2017 in http://www.canadianminingjournal.com/On July 1, Canada celebrates its 150th anniversary. Of course, I would normally take this opportunity to recognize the mining sector’s contribution to Canada’s wealth and its importance in our history. However, CMJ’s news editor Marilyn Scales did an excellent […]

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SAMSSA Member Technica opens new headquarters in Sudbury

Posted Saturday, June 17th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

  Happy Fathers Day By Keith Dempsey, For The Sudbury Star Saturday, June 17, 2017 3:18:58 EDT AM Technica Mining team members attended the grand opening of the business on Fielding Road in Lively, Ont. on Friday June 16, 2017. John Lappa/Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network     Mining company says it needed more space   Technica […]

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[Vale Canadian CEO Jennifer Maki] The mindful miner

Posted Thursday, June 15th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

  by Peter Carter (CPA Magazine – June 1, 2017) June 14, 2017 in https://www.cpacanada.ca/Vale’s base metal boss and Canadian CEO Jennifer Maki believes in building bridges, staying connected and delivering results. And she does it her way. It was a February Friday in 2007. Jennifer Maki was given a choice. At the time, Maki […]

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SAMSSA Member Hard Rock Mining Products Expands

Posted Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

SAMSSA Member Hard Rock Expanding Special Story by Jenny Lamothe for SAMSSA June 14th 2017   Hardrock Mining Products, now Hardrock Vertex, has always specialized in securing what a company needs, when they need it; especially if that requirement is outside the box. Not something said of every mining and supply company, as Lou Sharrock, […]

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Expert Workshop June 29, Laurentian University, Willet Green Miller, Auditorium

Posted Friday, June 9th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

German Canadian Workshop Challenges & New Developments for Safe, Productive & Sustainable Mining     Pre-Workshop Program June 28, Sudbury Area & Dynamic Earth Science Centre   9:00a.m. – 4:00p.m. Tour of Manufacturing Plants and Innovation Centres in Sudbury 6:00p.m. – 9:00p.m. Reception at Dynamic Earth Science Center – sponsored by DRAEGER Canada Opening Remarks: […]

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KWG, First Nation to talk terms of partnership for Ring of Fire development

Posted Thursday, June 8th, 2017 by Dick DeStefano

By Sudbury Star Staff Wednesday, June 7, 2017 3:51:11 EDT PM   KWG Resources Inc. and Marten Falls First Nation have taken another step toward development in the Ring of Fire by agreeing to negotiate the terms of a partnership for mining undertakings in the traditional territories of MFFN, particularly chromite resources in the Ring. […]

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