Oct 22, 2015

   

SAMSSA News

Recession hits steel in Sault, mining supply in Sudbury

  ‘Commodity prices better change pretty soon,’ Sudbury mining supply official says CBC News Posted: Oct 22, 2015 9:08 AM ET While there is some debate about whether or not Canada is in a recession, people in northeastern Ontario are feeling a downturn, with hundreds of layoffs over the last few months. Some of the...

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Oct 21, 2015

   

Industry News

Kinross Gold and Caterpillar renew global alliance; agree on five-year deal

  Mining.com        Robert Spence – Machinery –   Canadian miner Kinross Gold announced today they have renewed their global alliance with equipment manufacturer Caterpillar, agreeing on a five-year deal that will include discounts on parts, services and machinery. Kinross said the agreement represents the framework for doing business with its single biggest supplier for its mining equipment. The...

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Oct 21, 2015

   

Industry News

Foreign buyer looking for used equipment

    Hi Dick, I have a foreign buyer looking for refurbished or potentially second hand equipment.   Could you give me your thoughts on who might be potentially capable of supplying ? They can contact me directly with their contact information at Andrea Gaunt–aguant@edc.ca  Export Development Corporation within the next few days and I  will...

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Oct 21, 2015

   

Industry News

Mining Luminaries at Sudbury Safety Conference

 Mining Luminaries at Sudbury Safety Conference Mark Cutifani, Leo Gerard, Jim Joy and Joe Main   Sudbury, October 21, 2015 – From October 25 to 28, 2015, MIRARCO and the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) will host the 36th International Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes (ICSMRI) in Sudbury. This is...

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Oct 21, 2015

   

SAMSSA News

SAMSSA Welcomes New member Timelined Consulting

  Timelined Consulting Inc. With over 50 years of combined experience in mining, supply chain, inventory control and technology in the sector, we are a built in Northern Ontario company that helps businesses create and maintain their competitive edge. At Timelined Consulting Inc. we specialize in cost savings, human resource re-allocation to target profit creation...

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Oct 21, 2015

   

Industry News

Driverless trucks move all iron ore at Rio Tinto’s Pilbara mines, in world first

The first two mines in the world to start moving all of their iron ore using fully remote-controlled trucks have just gone online in Western Australia’s Pilbara. Mining giant Rio Tinto is running pits at its Yandicoogina and Nammuldi mine sites, with workers controlling the driverless trucks largely from an operations centre in Perth, 1,200...

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Oct 20, 2015

   

Industry News

Labour ministry confirms worker killed at Nickel Rim Mine

    By: Sudbury Northern Life Staff  | Oct 20, 2015 – 2:05 PM | 20 An unidentified worker at Glencore’s Nickel Rim mine was killed Tuesday, the Ontario Ministry of Labour has confirmed. File phot Hit by piece of equipment; police on site  An unidentified worker at Glencore’s Nickel Rim mine was killed Tuesday, the...

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Oct 20, 2015

   

Industry News

Africa’s mining sector is under (re)construction

elections will lay out the roadmap for the future of mining. Nastassia Arendse | 19 October 2015 21:44 posted  www.republicofmining.com Key elections will lay out the roadmap for the future of mining. 2015 has been eventful for African democracy and leadership transitions and it will continue to be well into the year 2016. Not every desk-based investor wants...

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Oct 20, 2015

   

Industry News

Trudeau to announce cabinet in two weeks

  Shawn McCarthy, Bill Curry and Daniel Leblanc OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail Published Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015 7:47AM EDT Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau has named a former senior Ottawa bureaucrat, Peter Harder, to head his transition team, sources said Tuesday, as the incoming prime minister turns his attention to forming government after a winning decisive...

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Oct 20, 2015

   

SAMSSA News

36th International Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes

    36th International Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes October 25 – 27, 2015 Sudbury, Ontario, Canada Special Rate for one Day for SAMSSA  Members  $100 Toggle navigation Home About ICSMRI About Sudbury Committee CONFERENCE Schedule at a Glance Social Activities Technical Program Technical Program Live Schedule Upload Your Paper Plenary Session Workshops EXHIBITION...

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