SAMSSA News

12.11.2018

PDAC names Lisa McDonald new  Executive Director (

PDAC Release

    NEWS RELEASE PDAC names Lisa McDonald new  Executive Director (December 10, 2018) TORONTO, Dec. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada’s (PDAC) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the hiring of Lisa McDonald as its new Executive Director. Ms. McDonald has played a vital role in PDAC’s […]

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12.11.2018

Detour Gold CEO voted off board in proxy fight

Niall McGee

 Niall McGee (Globe and Mail – December 11, 2018) December 11, 2018 in www.republicofmining.com https://www.theglobeandmail.com/ After a six-month duel between a New York hedge fund and a struggling Canadian miner, early results in Detour Gold Corp.’s proxy contest point to a partial victory for dissenting shareholder Paulson & Co. Inc. The Toronto-based gold company said five […]

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11.21.2018

Export Club Event November 2018

Paul Bradette

Highlights from the Export Club Event held at the Taphouse, Sudbury ON  

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11.20.2018

Sudbury mining services connect to international markets

Karen McKinley

    SAMSSA announces partner access to Magnet Export Business Portal https://www.northernontariobusiness.com/regional-news/sudbury/sudbury-mining-services-connect-to-international-markets-1125514  by: Karen McKinley N.O.B. Devon Franklin, project manager for Magnet Export Business Portal, gives a presentation on how members can set up accounts and tailor the system to meet their search criteria during a presentation at the Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Service Association’s […]

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11.19.2018

Accelerate to International Markets (AIM) Program

Ontario AIM Program

    Program Did you know that on average, companies that export have sales 18 times greater than non-exporters? Ontario’s AIM program helps technology companies build a strategic plan to grow their international business. In this free workshop, trade experts from the Government of Ontario will guide you through developing a comprehensive international business strategy. […]

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11.17.2018

Master in mechatronics? This Sudbury company wants to hear from you

Wendy BIRD

        ‘Mining is not purely a job for a miner,’ Hard-Line’s Walter Siggelkow says CBC News · Posted: Nov 16, 2018 1:45 PM ET | Last Updated: November 16   Hard-Line is a Sudbury based company. (Supplied/Hard-Line) 0 comments The head of a Sudbury-based company says the mining industry is in dire need of people trained […]

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09.18.2018

Cementation Canada Awarded Construction of the Internal Shaft at Craig Mine for the Onaping Depth Project

Cementation Media release

    September 18, 2018                                                                                                                        for Immediate Release   Sudbury – Cementation Canada Inc. has been awarded the design and construction of the new internal underground shaft for the Onaping Depth Project at  Craig Mine, part of Glencore’s Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations (Sudbury INO) in northeastern Ontario. The deposit is approximately 2,500 metres below surface […]

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09.17.2018

Bill C-69: a step forward for Canada’s mining sector

PIERRE GRATTON

  PIERRE GRATTON CONTRIBUTED TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED 16 HOURS AGOUPDATED SEPTEMBER 16, 2018 Pierre Gratton is the president and CEO of the Mining Association of Canada. Canada’s natural resource sectors are bedrocks of our economy. Our mining sector, in particular, is widely recognized as a global leader. We’ve also consistently been one […]

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09.16.2018

Barrick Gold’s John Thornton won’t back down

Eric Reguly

   by Eric Reguly (Globe and Mail – September 15, 2018) September 15, 2018 in www.republicofmining.com https://www.theglobeandmail.com/ John Thornton will tell you he saved Barrick Gold Corp. from certain destruction and set it up for fresh success. The company’s shareholders are not convinced. To many of them, Barrick looks like the incredible shrinking company. Who is […]

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09.16.2018

Brendon Matusch Sudbury teen driving his science fair entry to the international stage

CBC News Sudbury

The European Union Contest for Young Scientists is underway in Ireland CBC News · Posted: Sep 16, 2018 7:06 AM ET | Last Updated: September 16 Lo-Ellen Park Secondary School student Brendon Matusch took home the top prize at the 2018 Canada-Wide Science Fair for his autonomous vehicle that uses a machine learning. (Supplied) 1 comments At age 14, […]

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