Canadian Mining Journal



  • SOFTWARE: Datamine acquires DataBlast

    November 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRISBANE: Datamine (a wholly owned subsidiary of Constellation Software Inc.) is proud to announce the acquisition of DataBlast, the leading drill and blast solution for open pit mines. “We are excited to acquire the DataBlast mining software business which fits very

  • ACQUISITION: Suncor Energy sells Petro-Canada Lubricants business for $1.125 billion

    October 31, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY: Suncor Energy today announced it has reached an agreement to sell its Petro-Canada Lubricants Inc. (PCLI) business to a subsidiary of HollyFrontier Corporation for gross proceeds of $1.125 billion, subject to customary closing adjustments. The sale includes PCLI’s production and

  • AIRBORNE SURVEY: Partnership to conduct geophysical surveys of Ontario sites

    June 15, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Prosper Gold Corp. has just announced that it has partnered with CGG Multi-Physics for a comprehensive program of airborne geophysical surveys at both its Ashley Gold and Matachewan Projects in Ontario. The CGG surveys will characterize mineralization potential from surface

  • BUSINESS NEWS: Black Diamond Group Announces Long Term Contract Renewal

    June 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY, AB— Black Diamond Group Limited, a leading provider of workforce accommodation and modular workspace solutions, is pleased to announce it has been awarded a workforce housing camp renewal in the Duvernay region of northwest Alberta. The renewal for 354 beds

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    DRILL: VersaDrill unveils new GT8 at PDAC

    March 7, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – VersaDrill Canada unveiled its new, multi-functional GT8 drill earlier today in Toronto. Culminating over three years of research and product development, the VersaDrill GT8 is a powerful, versatile, robust and reliable piece of equipment that will ultimately allow

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    DRILL: Copco’s new SmartROC D60 both tough and intelligent

    February 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Atlas Copco is launching SmartROC D60, a surface drill rig for most types of surface drilling applications and tough conditions. The new drill is a highly versatile down-the-hole (DTH) rig designed for 110 to180 mm holes in a

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    SAFETY: Tingley brings protective gear options to Canada

    February 10, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY, February 8, 2016 – Tingley Rubber Corporation, a leading provider of protective footwear and clothing, is expanding into Canada to provide its range of unique protective solutions to a growing and dynamic market. Tingley has opened a sales

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    PUMPS: Grindex expands lineup with Maxi H-Lite

    January 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Grindex, a world leader in electrical submersible pumps, is now launching Grindex Maxi H-Lite. With a 25 kW motor it’s robust, reliable and ideal for heavy duty drainage applications. The Maxi H-Lite is built on the proven hydraulics

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    TECHNOLOGY: SMS Equipment consolidates advanced technologies for all manufacturers

    January 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ACHESON, Alberta – SMS Equipment is launching a new identity – Advanced Technologies – that will become the umbrella brand to host all SMS technologies going forward for all industries. The company currently distributes many leading technologies such as telematics

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    DRILL RIG: New features for Atlas Copco FlexiROC T15 R

    January 12, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – Atlas Copco’s compact and highly versatile FlexiROC T15 R drill rig may be small, but the four-wheel drive rig has had a big impact since its launch in 2008. Now it’s been updated with a range of improvements

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    PUMP: New Grindex Primo series tackles tough dewatering

    January 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – The market demand for small, affordable pumps is increasing. In line with this, Grindex is introducing the Primo line. The robust, light weight and affordable single phase Primo pumps consist of two drainage and two sludge versions. These

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    FILTRATION: SMS Equipment partners with PALL (Canada)

    January 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    EDMONTON – SMS Equipment and Pall (Canada) Filtration have signed a support and distribution agreement to work together in the field of filters, cartridges, filter indicators and diagnostic equipment. Pall joins the SMS Equipment family as its newest business partner