Canadian Mining Journal


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    COPPER DIVISION: “Virtual Bumping” a Success

    June 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The current modernization project is reducing CCR’s manpower requirements from 820 to about 700. Equally significant is that 300 of the hourly employees have had to be retrained for new positions. For…

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    COPPER DIVISION: Altonorte Smelter

    June 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Noranda purchased a 25% interest in the Altonorte copper smelter 25 km southeast of the port of Antofagasta, northern Chile in late 1995, when it was known as Refimet. The interest was increased to 10…

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    COPPER DIVISION: Intermittent Control System

    June 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Horne’s atmospheric discharges are much less than they used to be, but whether they will exceed the regulated limits in ground level air depends on the local weather conditions. Over 25 years, Horne h…

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    Reader Rebuttal (June 01, 2000)

    June 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Canadian Mineral Processors FeedbackThank you for your write up on SIDMIN (CMJ, April 2000, p.23). I was happy to note that it is concise yet covers all the important points well. Please note one smal…

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    Technology Centre: The Heart of Innovation

    June 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Noranda Technology Centre, in Pointe Clare, Que., is at the heart of Noranda’s company-wide push for innovation. The staff of 200 tackles everything from A to Z – aluminum to zinc – with points in…

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    News (June 01, 2000)

    June 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    At the annual meeting of SouthernEra Resources Ltd. on June 6, six of the eight directors nominated by managementwere replaced by a vote of shareholders. Christopher Jennings and Patrick Evans retaine…

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    CMP Web Site Launched

    April 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Canadian Mineral Processors have launched a free web site at www.c-m-p.on.caClick on the CMP logo and enter a professional-looking and comprehensive site. It is a useful starting point for members…

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    Today’s Technology: Canadian Mineral Processors: Latest Techniques Separate Good from Gangue

    April 1, 2000 by Marilyn Scales

    By all measures the 32nd annual meeting of the Canadian Mineral Processors was a success. The presentations were informative and thought-provoking; they covered operating experiences, grinding, flotat…

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    Inco’s Innovations

    April 1, 2000 by Jane Werniuk

    Inco is a major force in the world nickel business. Last year the company delivered 258,088 tonnes of nickel in all forms, representing 24% of global demand. The nickel giant was once considered to be…

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    Reclamation News

    April 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Planning the Future for Radioactive Sulphide TailingsA Community Forum will be held in Elliot Lake, Ont., on May 4, 2000, for all stakeholders associated with the mining and rehabilitation activities …

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    Correction: Grinding Mistakes

    April 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    There were a few errors in the description of Norcast products and distributors in the “Focus on Grinding Mills” article (CMJ January 2000, page 18). We mistakenly indicated that Gets Equipment Ltd. i…

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    Company News (April 01, 2000)

    April 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Red Dog to Optimize MillCominco Ltd. and the NANA Regional Corporation have announced the initiation of a project designed to bring the mill at the Red Dog mine in Alaska up to its full operational po…