Nov 27, 2019

   

Industry News

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

   

Industry News

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

   

Member Story

Do you have a short-term project that could use some student expertise?

Cambrian College’s International Business Management Students are looking for Capstone Projects to complete their course requirements. The primary objective of the capstone project is to provide students with practical experience with an industry partner to complete a project that utilizes the skills that they have learned over the past two semesters in the International Business...

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Nov 26, 2019

   

Member Story

Economic Outlook – with Dr. Trevin Stratton, PhD

Join the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 as they host Dr. Trevin Stratton Ph.D., Chief Economist and Vice President, Policy and Advocacy at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce for Economic Outlook 2020. He will present his near-and-long-term outlook for the local, national, and global economies and the potential impact on...

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Nov 26, 2019

   

Industry News

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

   

Industry News

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

   

Industry News

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 25, 2019

   

SAMSSA News

By-law amendments

Attention SAMSSA Members, The attached amended by-laws passed by the SAMSSA Board shall be presented for confirmation at the Annual General Meeting on December 4th, 2019. Everyone is welcome to join us for live entertainment and refreshments. All are welcomed, please RSVP here.

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Nov 25, 2019

   

Member Story

Incoterms® 2020 Training

The International Chamber of Commerce Incoterms® rules are the world’s essential terms of trade for the sale of goods. Incoterms® are used in contracts to clearly communicate the obligations, costs, and risks associated with the transportation and delivery of goods. This guidance provides clarity for sellers and buyers and helps facilitate trade. This Incoterms® 2020...

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Nov 24, 2019

   

Industry News

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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