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07.06.2018

The 10 biggest uranium mines in the world

AKanksha Gupta

  By Akanksha Gupta SHARE More than half of the world’s uranium production comes from just 10 mines. Canada, the second biggest uranium producer in the world, hosts the world’s biggest – the McArthur River uranium mine – while Kazakhstan, the largest uranium producing country, operates three of the top 10. Mining-technology.com profiles the world’s biggest […]

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07.02.2018

New report predicts major worker shortage in mining over next decade – by Karen McKinley (Northern Ontario Business – June 29, 2018)

Karen McKinley

 – by Karen McKinley (Northern Ontario Business – June 29, 2018) June 29, 2018 in www.republicofmining.com https://www.northernontariobusiness.com/Forecast expects 2,819 workers will be needed through the Cochrane District A new report is predicting a shortage of 2,819 workers in the mining industry in the Cochrane District over the next 10 years and suggests a number of recommendations […]

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07.02.2018

Now We have to Land on a Meteor?

Ryan Mandelbaum

  The Rosetta mission’s Philae lander descended toward the two-and-a-half-mile-wide comet at a human’s walking pace. For seven tense hours, scientists in Darmstadt, Germany monitored its radio signal. They would have no idea whether they’d done everything correctly until after the moment of touchdown. If all went well, the lander would press two harpoons into […]

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07.01.2018

‘Accidental’ gold discovery in Ring of Fire prompts Noront Resources to seek exploration partner

Gabriel Friedman

  By Gabriel Friedman, Postmedia Network Sunday, July 1, 2018 12:43:26 EDT PM The one-millionth ounce of gold poured at the Bell Creek mill in October was part of the record gold production recorded by Tahoe Resources Inc. for all of 2017. The company has reported gold production of 445,000 ounces with a good portion […]

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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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