Oct 07, 2019

   

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SAMSSA member Industrial Fabrication/Minecat Rebrands-Kovatera

  Market-Leading Line of Utility Vehicles to KOVATERA™ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lively, Ontario, Canada — September 16, 2019 As part of an aggressive business strategy to grow domestic and international sales, Industrial Fabrication Inc. of Lively, Ontario, Canada has launched a new brand for its’ line of underground mine utility vehicles. Formerly marketed under the...

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Oct 06, 2019

   

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Teck Races to Digitization RACE21

Racing toward innovation: Greg Brouwer talks about Teck’s RACE21, the multi-pronged approach to transform the company through automation and digitalization – by Ashley Joseph (CIM Magazine – September 23, 2019) October 2, 2019 in https://magazine.cim.org/en/ Since December 2018, Greg Brouwer has had a mandate to bring the country’s largest diversified resources company up to speed...

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Oct 04, 2019

   

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MECA Symposium

  Home News About Us What is MECA? 2019 Executive Committee Featured Thought Leaders Supporters Our Attendees Program Schedule Plenary Workshops Think Tank Registration Accommodation Sponsors Contact FAQ More Home News About Us What is MECA? 2019 Executive Committee Featured Thought Leaders Supporters Our Attendees Program Schedule Plenary Workshops Think Tank Registration Accommodation Sponsors Contact...

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Oct 04, 2019

   

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SAMSSA Member Pace Presents Beyond Digital Conference

PACE planning for third annual Beyond Digital conference Sudbury event takes place Feb. 5-6, 2020 4 4 h By: Len Gillis Previous Next Planning is now underway for the third annual Beyond Digital Transformation conference to be held in Sudbury in February. PACE CEO Neha Singh (left) recently discussed details of the conference with Lindsay...

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Oct 04, 2019

   

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Mining Delegations to Sudbury Good for Economy

Mining delegations visiting Greater Sudbury good for economy, city says The City of Greater Sudbury’s mining supply and service sector is starting to see some benefits from the number of mining delegations arriving in the city.   City will host a dozen delegations by year’s end, ci CBC News · Posted: Oct 04, 2019 5:12...

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Oct 02, 2019

   

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Mining Supply Sector promotion wins City a Marketing Award

    Honoured for networking event at the Prospectors and Developers conference in March: Sudbury.com Staff The City of Greater Sudbury’s Economic Development team recently accepted a Marketing Canada Award for the success of their networking event at the 2019 Prospector and Developers Association of Canada conference. Pictured are Briana Fram, left, marketing and promotions...

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Oct 01, 2019

   

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Brendon Matusch Sudbury Prodigy Amazing Stuff

Discover: Video games, dark matter and a chat with rising science star Brendon Matusch The Grade 12 Lo-Ellen Park student has been to science fairs around the world. He sits down with writer Ella Myers to talk science, research and, like any good teenager, video games 10 3 h By: Ella Jane Myers, for Sudbury.com...

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Oct 01, 2019

   

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Recruiting far and wide? Look no Further than Cambrian College

Ali JBelly/Nick Marino When it comes to the need for skilled labour in the mining sector, could a perfect storm be brewing in Greater Sudbury? The industry is picking up, at a time when many workers are – or are on the verge of – retiring. That could mean a significant gap in the availability...

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Oct 01, 2019

   

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Coroner Inquest into 2014 Lockerby Mine Deaths In Sudbury

  A 5-day coroner’s inquest began Monday in Sudbury, into the May 2014 workplace fatality of two workers with Taurus Drilling working at First Nickel’s Lockerby Mine in Sudbury. The five-person inquest jury will hear from 11 witnesses this week. 34-year old Marc Methé, 49-year old Normand Bisaillon killed underground from fall of material  ...

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Oct 01, 2019

   

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Electric Cars Need Nickel

Electric-Car Dreams Could Fall a Nickel Short – by Rhiannon Hoyle (Wall Street Journal – September 29, 2019) September 30, 2019 https://www.wsj.com/Demand for a form of nickel needed in electric-vehicle batteries is starting to outpace supply SYDNEY—Global producers of electric cars have big ambitions and a bigger problem: Supplies of a key material are running...

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