The Ontario election: What does Ford’s nation have in store for mining?

Greg Klein

   – by Greg Klein (Resource Clips – June 7, 2018) June 8, 2018 in reportedly promised to get Ring of Fire development started even if he had to climb onto a bulldozer to blaze a trail himself. Now Doug Ford and Ontario’s Progressive Conservatives have won a resounding majority, already apparent less […]

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Legacy Profile SAMSSA Member Technica “The people on this team, they are everything. They truly are.”

Jenny Lamothe

Special SAMSSA  Legacy Profile By Jenny Lamothe  Freelance Journalist on Behalf of SAMSSA June 5th 2018 When you first enter Technica’s building, and walk its first long hallway, you are greeted by smiles. From the employees you encounter of course, but also from the great wall of community, one that aligns your first impressions of […]

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What Does Northern Ontario Want From Queen’s Park?


     – by Stan Sudol ( – May 31, 2018) May 31, 2018 On June 7th, the people of Ontario will be going to the polls in one of the most pivotal elections in the province’s history. While Northern Ontario – north of the French and Mattawa Rivers, as I have never recognized the […]

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Accent: Can this Northern mining town rise again?

Gabriel Friedman

      By Gabriel Friedman, Postmedia Network Saturday, May 26, 2018 12:42:53 EDT PM Tyler Anderson/National Post An employee of Forage Asinii Drilling works at one of two drill sites near the small town of Cobalt. Accent: In a welcome turn of events for a town that has struggled economically since mining disappeared, prospectors […]

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De Beers working on its legacy for Victor Mine

Maija Hoggett

    De Beers working on its legacy for Victor Mine Production expected to end February 2019    by: Maija Hoggett Canada head of external and corporate affairs Tom Ormsby gives an update on the Victor Mine at the Timmins Chamber of Commerce’s Inside Their Business event. Maija Hoggett/TimminsToday Expand   As De Beers gets ready […]

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Sudbury student wins national science fair with self-driving go-kart Brendon Matusch

CBC News Sudbury

      Brendon Matusch could be the next Elon Musk. The 14-year-old student from Sudbury recently took home the top prize at the 2018 Canada-Wide Science with his self-driving go-kart that uses a machine learning system. Vehicle uses machine-learning system to navigate CBC News · Posted: May 22, 2018 10:33 AM ET | Last […]

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EXPORT CLUB   ANOTHER SUCCESS Networking Session 2018 Sudbury

SAMSSA Media Release

  May 17 2018 Dick DeStefano Executive Director SAMSSA The Export Club which was initiated by Scott Rennie of the Greater of Sudbury Development Corporation (GSDC) was held In Sudbury May 17 2018. This year GSDC partnered with SAMSSA to bring together over 40 attendees to informally chat and network on issues in the global […]

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AWARDS: MAC fetes Vale and Iamgold for sustainability excellence


      May 8, 2018  by MAC, Mining Association of Canada, Vale, Iamgold Topics Sustainability Regions Canada Companies The Mining Association of Canada VANCOUVER – This is the week of the CIM annual convention, and at the awards gala on May 7, Ottawa-based Mining Association of Canada honored both Vale’s Sudbury Operations in Ontario and Iamgold’s Essakane gold […]

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Strategies Used by Canada’s Leading SME’s

BDC Canada

  Built for performance Strategies Used by Canada’s Leading SME’s Hello Mr. DeStefano, Did you know that only 4% of Canadian SMEs are considered high-performers? BDC analyzed data from almost 950,000 Canadian businesses to find out what distinguishes leading companies, and what entrepreneurs can do to build world-class businesses. Discover how to build a top-performing […]

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SAMSSA Member Epiroc launches Minetruck MT2010 Battery

Media Release Epiroc

      The newest machine to be added to Epiroc’s commanding fleet of electric-powered equipment is the Minetruck MT2010 Battery, now ready to roll in mining operations throughout North America. The Minetruck MT2010 Battery is a sleek and sturdy truck, specially built to transport heavy loads of up to 20 metric tons through narrow […]

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