Canadian Mining Journal


CEMI - Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation


  • ENVIRONMENT: Canada’s mining sector unites for CLEER supercluster application

    November 29, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – The Canadian mining sector has submitted a full application for a clean resources Supercluster as part of the federal Innovation Superclusters Initiative. Prepared by CEMI, CIMRE, CMIC, COREM, IMII and MSTA, the application seeks to establish the

  • INNOVATION: Mining sector’s clean resources proposal shortlisted for supercluster initiative

    October 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The potential to generate significant environmental benefits, energize regional economies and create jobs has meant the mining sector’s clean resources proposal has made the shortlist for the federal government’s innovation  supercluster initiative. CLEER (Clean, Low-energy, Effective, Engaged and Remediated), a clean resources

  • Feature

    Q&A with CEMI’s Doug Morrison

    October 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Innovation is a hot topic, but how much progress has the mining industry made?

  • News

    PUBLICATION: CEMI celebrates 10 years with new SUMIT program journal

    September 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – CEMI (Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation) celebrates a 10-year anniversary of delivering mining innovations by launching the SUMIT Program Journal at its annual general meeting. The publication is authored by researchers and students. This is a

  • News

    INNOVATION: CMIC and CEMI offer joint submission to federal government

    August 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – The Canada Mining Innovation Council (CMIC) and the Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) propose the creation of a clean resources supercluster called, CLEER (clean, low energy, effective, engaged and remediated) in a joint submission to

  • News

    Innovation: Hydraulic Air Compressor (HAC) launch in Sudbury

    June 22, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ontario – After a seven month long build, the Hydraulic Air Compressor (HAC) Demonstrator at Dynamic Earth has officially opened. The 100-ft. high (above and below ground) industrial-scale system for testing and demonstration of compressed air production is installed in

  • News

    ANNIVERSARY: CEMI celebrates 10 years of innovation

    March 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – CEMI (Centre for excellence in Mining Innovation) celebrated 10 years of innovation for the global mining industry on March 6 at the PDAC. The event highlighted the organization’s results and dedication to delivering technical solutions through both innovation

  • DIESEL EMISSIONS: Onboard monitoring coming to underground engines

    January 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, ON – CEMI (Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation) has partnered with Pattern Discovery Technologies and Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) to support work on the first onboard diesel emissions monitoring system for underground mining equipment. The SenzLogic 2.0 is

  • News

    RESEARCH: The value behind CEMI’s Rio Tinto centre for underground mining

    October 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, ON – CEMI (Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation) and Rio Tinto are celebrating the completion of the Rio Tinto Centre for Underground Mine Construction (RTC-UMC) at CEMI. This $10-million investment in Canada’s mining innovation was created to undertake

  • News

    ENGINEERING: R&D success from CEMI’s 6-year SUMIT program

    June 23, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, ON – CEMI (the Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation) has completed a one of a kind $6.7 million collaborative R&D initiative. The SUMIT Program (Smart Underground Monitoring & Integrated Technologies for deep mines) is aimed at developing and advancing smart

  • News

    PROPOSALS: CEMI seeks proposals for start-ups using MODCC

    February 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ontario – The Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) and partner SNOLAB have launched a global request for proposal for business start-ups interested in using the Mining Observatory Data Control Centre (MODCC) to incubate new data analytics businesses.

  • News

    MINING: Ultra-deep network calls for proposals

    December 14, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ontario – Canada’s two-year-old Ultra-Deep Mining Network (UDMN) is launching a new call for proposals and network members to share innovative solutions and commercially viable products aimed at those miners who challenge the environment below 2.5 km deep. The