Canadian Mining Journal


Technology & innovation


  • EY Canada launches centre of excellence for mining and metals

    April 8, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    EY Canada is launching a new, virtual centre of excellence aimed at offering mining companies in the Americas access to innovative services and technologies to help them solve the pressing challenges they face. The EY Americas Mining and Metals Centre

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    Sensemetrics introduces Strand IIoT sensor connectivity device

    April 7, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Sensemetrics, a global industrial internet-of-things (IIoT) and cloud technology company has introduced the Strand, a new sensor connectivity device for the infrastructure, mining, and other geotechnical and environmental markets. Strand is a cost-effective narrowband addition to sensemetrics’ IIoT sensor automation

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    SRK merges with Dynami Geoconsulting

    March 31, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SRK Consulting has announced a merger with Dynami Geoconsulting, a Colombian services provider specializing in geotechnical engineering, foundation design, mine waste management, and hydrology. Dynami was established in 2015 by Felipe Forero and Diego Cobos to provide geotechnical design services

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    RPMGlobal introduces industry-first Hybrid Scheduling functionality

    March 30, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    RPMGlobal has introduced the next evolution of mine scheduling software with the latest release of its XPAC Solutions suite of scheduling products. The latest release includes speed and performance upgrades and functionality and architectural improvements designed to provide the user

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    NSS Canada announces expansion with Norcat partnership

    March 17, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    NSS Canada, a provider of Leica Geosystems products and a Hexagon Mining solutions partner, is expanding its footprint with an addition of an office at the Norcat underground centre in Sudbury. The new office, access to mine delegations, and the

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    Software publisher CASPEO adds business intelligence capabilities

    March 15, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    CASPEO, a provider of mining software and consulting services, has announced that its INVENTEO metallurgical accounting solution, now features data analytics tools. Metal accounting aims to get the most complete and accurate picture of the performance of a plant to

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    RPMGlobal receives SAP enterprise integration certification

    March 11, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    RPMGlobal has received SAP (systems applications and products in data processing) integration certification for its enterprise product offerings. According to the company, the certification speaks to its ongoing commitment to its SAP partnership and will provide the mining industry with

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    Exyn integrates data into Sandvik OptiMine in mining milestone

    March 8, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Exyn Technologies, a company specializing in autonomous aerial robot systems for complex, GPS-denied environments, announced the expansion of its strategic partnership with Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions to integrate Exyn’s data into Sandvik’s analytics and process optimization suite, OptiMine. A

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    DSI Underground acquires training and VR company Edvirt

    March 3, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    At the end of February, DSI Underground completed the acquisition of the virtual reality training specialist Edvirt. The acquisition is expected to boost DSI Underground’s investment in innovation to drive efficiency and safety across mining and tunnelling operations forward. Edvirt

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    Nomadis acquires information security certification

    March 1, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider Nomadis has achieved SOC 2 Type 1 certification for its cloud-based workforce logistics solution. The company’s product combines software and expertise in workforce scheduling, travel and accommodation management to help reduce and control costs of travel, optimize

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    RPMGlobal helps miners optimize demand chain in latest XECUTE release

    February 10, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    RPMGlobal has been working with miners worldwide to bridge the gap between operational planning and customer demand, and has taken this to a new level in the latest upgrade to its advanced mine scheduling software — XECUTE. XECUTE is RPMGlobal’s

  • Epiroc partners with Collège Boréal on BEV maintenance program

    February 9, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    As the importance of Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs) and related technology continues to gain momentum, Epiroc Canada and Sudbury-based Collège Boréal have announced a partnership on a ground-breaking, Canada-first battery electric vehicle (BEV) maintenance program. After observing current marketplace trends,