Canadian Mining Journal


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    Mining and E-Business: Consider the challenges of a typical business environment in Year 2000

    August 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Cost Pressures: the accelerating need for efficient use of existing assets, individual owners or shareholders are demanding increased profit and revenue growth, and margins are being relentlessly sque…

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    Focus on Tires The Off, Off Highway Tires Revue

    August 1, 2000 by Jane Werniuk

    At a mine site, tires are a consumable, but, man, that expense can add up! Tires can form an astounding 20-25% of a haul truck’s operating costs in an open pit mine, according to George Couris, senior…

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    Advanced Project News

    August 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Kidd’s Mine D Gets Go-AheadThe Falconbridge Ltd. board of directors approved the development of a new mine, Mine D (Deep), at the Kidd Creek operations in Timmins, Ont. The feasibility study, complete…

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    News (August 01, 2000)

    August 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Clive R. Hartz has been appointed president and CEO of International Green Ice Inc. of Vancouver. Gary E. Davis has been appointed director and corporate secretary, replacing Eugene Beukman (director)…

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    Sharing the vision: Stewards of our heritage

    August 1, 2000 by Members of the Decommissioning Review and Advisory Committee

    The people of the Anishnawbek Nation have lived on these lands [in the Algoma region] as far back in time as the legends which have been passed down from one generation to another. They established pe…

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    Mine Site News (August 01, 2000)

    August 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Europe’s Newest Zinc-Lead Mine OpensThe Lisheen mine, the fifth largest zinc and lead mine in the world, opened officially in late June near Thurles, County Tipperary, in Ireland. The mine is expected…

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    Cavity Autoscanning Laser System

    August 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Measurement Devices Ltd. (MDL) of Aberdeen, Scotland, in conjunction with its Canadian distributor, Thomas Engineering Ltd., introduces the Cavity Autoscanning Laser System (C-ALS). This instrument is…

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    Correction (August 01, 2000)

    August 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    In the Information News item on page 7 in the June/July issue of CMJ, we gave an incorrect phone number for ordering the Worldwide Mineral Resources Databases on CD from the United States Geological S…

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    Reader Rebuttal (August 01, 2000)

    August 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Pleased by Peripheral TopicsJust thought I’d mention how much I’ve enjoyed reading your editorials. It’s refreshing to see you cover topics peripheral to most things about mining, such as fathers, and…

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    A season for everything

    August 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Nothing stays the same forever. This venerable magazine (as well as our almost-as-venerable sister publications The Northern Miner newspaper and the Canadian Mines Handbook) will have a change of owne…

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    Information News

    June 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Worldwide Mineral Resources Databases Available on CDTwo large databases have recently been placed into a single product useful for assessing mineral resources, for land-use planning, and for locating…

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    ZINC DIVISION: Another Century of Leadership: CEZinc Refinery

    June 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The world’s best zinc comes, naturally, from the world’s best zinc refinery. That honour arguably goes to CEZinc.The refinery was built in 1963 at Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Que. This small town southw…