Canadian Mining Journal


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    Expanded Constellation series of drills

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Cubex Ltd., based in Winnipeg, Man., introduces three new drill packages to the Constellation Series, a flexible line of mobile drills that utilize a common mobile platform. They are based on the cent…

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    Premium dielectric hearing protection

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The new Cyclone earmuff from Howard Leight of San Diego, Calif., combines premium comfort, durable anti-shock construction, hygiene, low cost, style and high noise reduction rating (NRR) protection. F…

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    Metallugical News

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The mv Namakwa sailing from Table Bay, South Africa, in October on its way to sea trials. In early November, the Namakwa commenced diamond mining near Luderitz, Namibia. The newly outfitted ship repla…

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    Exploration News (December 01, 2001)

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Exploration spending at lowest level in nine yearsAccording to Metals Economics Group (MEG)’s recent edition of Corporate Exploration Strategies, worldwide allocations for commercial precious and nonf…

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    Publications (December 01, 2001)

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    New Compendium of Mining SuppliersThe Canadian Association of Mining Equipment & Services for Export has made an initial distribution of the 2001/02 CAMESE Compendium of Canadian Mining Suppliers.This…

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    Re-engineering mining safety

    December 1, 2001 by Betty Loafmann

    When it comes to safety, the mining industry is not plagued by new injuries, but rather with finding new solutions to existing problems. Issues such as vehicular accidents, contamination/pollution, tr…

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    Minesite News (December 01, 2001)

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Giant Mine Agreement amendedThe federal Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development (DIAND) and Miramar Giant Mine Ltd. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Miramar Mining Corp.) have finalized an …

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    Development News (December 01, 2001)

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Prototype metal recovery program at Potter Mine propertyMillstream Mines Ltd. is preparing a pre-feasibility and design study for the construction of a prototype processing plant capable of treating o…

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    People (December 01, 2001)

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Idaho Consolidated Metals has appointed John E. Andrews as president and CEO. Andrews succeeds Delbert Steiner. Andrews served as president and COO of Stillwater Mining Co. from 1994 to 1999, during w…

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    Staying on Top of Underground Mining: What are the most important issues today at your underground mine?

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The most important issues at Kinross revolve around training and retaining the required skill level of the underground work force. There are fewer and fewer narrow vein underground operations in Canad…

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    Staying on Top of Underground Mining: What the Miners Have to Say

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Staff at most mines have been scaled so far back that they depend on their counterparts at other mines for information and experience. In this spirit, two managers from entirely different types of min…

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    New digital weather content services for the mining industry

    December 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    A specialized digital weather data service for professionals in the mining industry has been launched by AccuWeather, Inc. of State College, Pa. The service provides comprehensive forecast and current…