Jan 08, 2020

   

Industry News

Are Robots Coming for Our Jobs? The Economic Impact of Automation on Northern Ontario’s Economy

Dr. Bakhtiar Moazzami websitecarousel_robots_en December 19, 2019 | Dr. Bakhtiar Moazzami Automation can have both positive and negative effects on economies. Some say that automation can lead to rising productivity, income, and standard of living. On the other hand, concerns include the fact that new technologies could accelerate the pace of change and bring unprecedented...

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Jan 08, 2020

   

Press Release

SAMSSA Welcomes Paul Finley as Director of Member Relations

Paul Finley has over 30 years of experience in business, community, and economic development as a consultant, business development officer, and international trade advisor. In these roles, he has worked with companies, municipalities, small business entrepreneurs, not-for-profit organizations and senior government agencies in the coordination of business, trade and investment and community development initiatives. He...

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Jan 07, 2020

   

Member Story

Schalke Sold First 140 t Diesel-Electric Locomotive Into Tokyo, Japan

NORTH BAY, ONTARIO, January 2, 2020 – Schalke Locomotives GmbH is very pleased to announce that it has signed a contract with “Kyokuto Boeki Kaisha Ltd” from Tokyo to supply a 140t Locomotive to Japan. The purchase of a second locomotive is planned for 2020. This large locomotive will be used in a Japanese steel plant...

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Jan 07, 2020

   

Industry News

Pirie’s 2020 vision: Jobs, growth – TIMMINS

Pirie’s 2020 vision: Jobs, growth – by Elena De Luigi (Timmins Daily Press – December 31, 2019) January 6, 2020 in Canadian Regional Media and Web Publications, Gold and Silver, Ontario Mining, Timmins More jobs and industry projects are coming to Timmins in 2020, according to Mayor George Pirie. In an interview, he told The...

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Jan 07, 2020

   

Industry News

New mines on the rise in Ontario

New mines on the rise in Ontario Gold dominates CMJ’s list of advanced development projects February 1, 2019 by D’Arcy Jenish There are 38 producing mines in Ontario – 28 of them metal mines and the balance non-metals, according to a 2018 survey by the Ontario Mining Association. The non-metal, or industrial mineral mines are...

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Jan 05, 2020

   

Press Release

A New Year, A New Decade of Safety Cambrian College program

A new year means a fresh start, and programming at Cambrian College is helping make safety a leading goal for 2020. Cambrian’s Workplace Safety and Prevention Program provides students with both the occupational health and safety knowledge as well as the human resources skills to become leaders within industry. Graduates of the program come to...

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Jan 04, 2020

   

Industry News

Manitou Gold raises $3M for Wawa gold exploration

A Sudbury junior miner has cashed up to do exploration on a prospective gold property near Wawa. Manitou Gold has raised $3 million through flow-through shares to continue work on its Goudreau Project. Two Toronto gold mining and exploration companies have taken substantial ownership stakes in Manitou. Alamos Gold, operators of the neighbouring high-grade Island...

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Jan 04, 2020

   

Industry News

Alamos invests in second Wawa gold exploration play

Red Pine Exploration lands $3.7 million to probe gold deposit 36 shares 1 d By: Northern Ontario Business Staff Alamos Gold has made another “strategic investment” in a Wawa-area gold project. Toronto’s Red Pine Exploration announced it has raised more than $3.7 million in exploration dollars through the issuance of flow-through shares purchased by Alamos,...

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Jan 03, 2020

   

Press Release

Need your Story 2020 SAMSSA News Letter

2020 will be a good year and mining will expand globally. The growth will be based on the increased production of gold and lithium, precious metals, cobalt and the steady flow of nickel and copper. The increased applications of digital technology and the concern on safety and sustainability will be in the forefront of new...

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Jan 03, 2020

   

SAMSSA News

New SAMSSA Members

The Bucket Shop Inc. The Bucket Shop (TBS) is a Timmins, Ontario based heavy equipment repair, rebuild, and manufacturing facility that produces our own TBS HiPER brand line of cast lip and heel assemblies for mining equipment, as well as a unique 2 and 4-piece bucket design. Our entire team consists of over 100 people....

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