SAMSSA News

06.28.2018

Sandvik Opens Battery-electric Research Center in Finland

Engineering and Mining Journal

    June 28, 2018 | Breaking News Sandvik recently opened the doors of the Battery Electrification Innovation and Development Center for loaders and trucks in Turku, Finland. This state-of-the-art development facility will create innovative battery products and electric solutions for the global mining and construction markets and develop technology talent in Finland. “We are […]

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06.28.2018

Mining suppliers say tariffs not dampening Canada-U.S. trade

Karen McKinley

  Business as usual, but cross-border trade difficulties offer opportunities for Canadian companies to diversify international dealings  by: Karen McKinley PreviousNext 1 / 4 Around 200 people and delegates were at the Holiday Inn in Sudbury to discuss mining opportunities around the world at the Third Annual Northern Ontario Exports Forum at the Holiday Inn, June 27. Expand Trade […]

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06.25.2018

CEMI applies to feds for UDMN 2

Norm Tollinsky

  May 17, 2018 by Norm Tollinsky In: Research $20 million contribution would fund additional deep mining research “Deep mining challenges are hard to resolve. They don’t go away. You just move the bar a little bit at a time.” Bora Ugurgel, Managing Director, UDMN The Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) has applied […]

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06.21.2018

First new all-electric mine dumps diesel; cuts costs, pollution GoldCorp

Susan Talyor/Barb Lewis

    Susan Taylor, Barbara Lewis 5 MIN READ       CHAPLEAU, Ontario/LONDON (Reuters) – Hundreds of feet below thick boreal forest blanketing the Canadian Shield, a squad of near-silent, battery-powered machines are tunneling toward gold in a multimillion-dollar mining experiment to ditch diesel. Goldcorp Inc (G.TO) (GG.N) is building the world’s first new all-electric […]

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06.21.2018

Nickel Investing News

Nickel Investing Resources

June 20 2018   Junior Stock Review’s Brian Leni addressed the future nickel supply and demand gap in a presentation at last week’s Mining Investment North America conference in Toronto, speaking to investors about a market that is poised to experience exponential growth due to electric vehicle (EV) demand. In an interview with the Investing News Network […]

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06.18.2018

NORTHERN ONTARIO EXPORTS FORUM Final Call

Scott Renni

        NORTHERN ONTARIO EXPORTS FORUM An Intensive One-Day Export Forum for Northern Ontario Mining Supply and Services Companies   Wednesday, June 27th, 2017   Holiday Inn Sudbury       Register Now   Dear Colleagues;   On behalf of Ontario’s North Economic Development Corporation, it is our pleasure to invite you and […]

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06.15.2018

One of Sudbury’s ‘unique’ places disappearing

Jim Moodie

      By Jim Moodie, The Sudbury Star Friday, June 15, 2018 3:08:52 EDT AM Vale’s iron ore recovery plant in Copper Cliff is slowly being demolished. John Lappa/Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network     As Vale erects a pair of new, efficient stacks on its Copper Cliff smelter, it is simultaneously tearing down a huge, […]

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06.14.2018

Super Batteries: Which Metal Will Fuel the Future?

Georgia Williams

    Georgia Williams – June 13th, 2018 Curious as to which metal will reign supreme in the super battery race? The Investing News Network sat down with Jon Hykawy of Stormcrow Capital to discuss the future of nickel, cobalt and few other metals that may surprise you. There has been a lot of discussion around […]

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06.13.2018

Sudbury’s nickel in demand again

Harold Carmichael

      By Harold Carmichael, The Sudbury Star Wednesday, June 13, 2018 1:34:53 EDT AM A Nissan Leaf electric car is displayed next to a charging stand at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, January 12, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Blinch     It’s the type of metal needed for electric cars   In […]

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06.11.2018

AMI Personnel SAMSSA Member celebrates 20 year milestone Congratulations

AMI Personnel

    AMI Personnel celebrates 20 year milestone     Thanks the community and industry for ongoing support.   At the heart of northern Ontario industry and beyond, the Marcotte name is synonymous with credibility, innovation and progress. Reflecting on two decades in business, AMI Personnel acknowledges the support of the community and credits the […]

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