Dec 08, 2019

   

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Expert sees positives for Sudbury economy in 2020

Expert sees positives for Sudbury economy in 2020 Published Thursday, December 5, 2019 11:13AM EST Last Updated Thursday, December 5, 2019 11:14AM EST SUDBURY — ‘Sluggish’ will be the new key word when it comes to referring to anything economic in this country for the next little while, but it’s not all bad news when...

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Dec 05, 2019

   

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New SAMSSA Members

Ivey Immigration & Employment Services Inc. IVEY is a complete International Recruitment & Immigration Strategy Specialist. We offer a turnkey solution to fulfilling employment and recruitment needs for Northern Ontario businesses.  We specialize in skilled trades along with technical and operational roles including technicians, programmers, and engineers.  We also offer staffing solutions for other support...

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Nov 28, 2019

   

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Moneta Porcupine Mines confirms more ounces at Matheson gold property

A year of exploration drilling is steadily building a gold base for Moneta Porcupine Mines at a Matheson-area property. Toronto-based Moneta reported a 45 per cent increase in indicated gold with 34 per cent improvement in inferred gold at its Golden Highway Project, east of town. The results come from a drill program Moneta finished...

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Nov 27, 2019

   

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21C Metals is tapping into battery used for cleaner vehicle technology

The company is focused on palladium and cobalt, two crucial metals for the 21st Century As the world moves toward a lower-carbon economy, responsible mining projects providing the metals needed to produce batteries, catalytic converters and other technology required to reduce vehicle greenhouse gas emissions will become increasingly critical. According to the International Energy Agency,...

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Nov 27, 2019

   

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Chile urges copper mining companies to stay calm amid unrest –

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chile, the world’s top copper producer, reassured jittery mining companies on Monday, saying it would do everything possible to provide a business-friendly environment even as a month of riots across the country have left more than 20 dead and billions in damages. Chile’s copper mines have mostly maintained production and kept operations...

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Nov 26, 2019

   

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Australians make a $475-million splash in Red Lake

Evolution Mining enters northwest gold camp with plans to boost production, lower operating costs, spend like mad on exploration 1.1K shares 16 h By: Northern Ontario Business Staff Red Lake gold complex Red Lake Gold Complex (File photo) Evolution Mining, a leading Australian gold producer, is making a big-splash entry into Canada by acquiring the...

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Nov 26, 2019

   

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Sudbury mining supplier partners with dynaCERT to bring diesel emissions slasher underground

A Sudbury mining supply company has won the contract to put a piece of technology into underground mines that could reduce diesel emissions by more than half. A Toronto-based company called dynaCERT has patented a product called the HydraGEN that improves the efficiency of diesel engines using distilled water. •Construction underway on infrastructure for Vale’s...

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Nov 26, 2019

   

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Kirkland Lake Gold to acquire Detour Gold in stock deal worth $4.9 billion

TORONTO — Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd. has signed an agreement to acquire Detour Gold Corp. in a deal that values the company at about $4.9 billion. Under the agreement, Detour Gold shareholders will receive 0.4343 of a Kirkland Lake share for each Detour Gold share they hold. The exchange ratio implies a value of $27.50...

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Nov 24, 2019

   

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FedNor provides $1.5M for Norgalv plant North Bay

The company behind a new galvanizing plant currently being built at North Bay’s Airport Industrial Business Park received $1.5 million this year from FedNor. Records obtained through Freedom of Information legislation show the South African company Norgalv was approved for the funding in April. The funding contribution also is listed in the Government of Canada’s...

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Nov 24, 2019

   

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Timmins in the era of horsepower Special Story

From the TImmins Museum: National Exhibition Center: The horse disappeared off this continent 9,000 years ago, around the same time as the last ice age. It’s reintroduction to North America from Europe in the 16th Century set a new age of development and rapid growth in motion. Here we will examine some of the various...

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