Canadian Mining Journal



  • 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,

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    Hydrogen Optimized moves to supply green hydrogen market with new facility

    February 9, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Collingwood-based Hydrogen Optimized has secured a new technology and manufacturing centre in Owen Sound, Ont., and within the Grey-Bruce Hydrogen Hub. The move is part of the company’s strategy towards becoming a global leader in large-scale green hydrogen production. The

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    Caterpillar, ThoroughTec announce global agreement

    February 8, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Caterpillar Mining and ThoroughTec Simulation have completed a global co-operation agreement aimed at bringing the latest generation, simulator-based equipment training solutions to Caterpillar customers. These solutions are intended to help improve safety, boost productivity, increase machine availability and create more

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    PMC, Gekko sign agreement for North America-based mineral laboratory services

    February 4, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    PMC Laboratory (Process Mineralogical Consulting) and Gekko Systems have signed an agreement that makes PMC the exclusive mineral laboratory services provider for Gekko’s North and South American customer base. Together, PMC and Gekko will be able to provide customers with

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    MineConnect coming to Elko: Canadian business incubator to bolster mining industry

    February 3, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    The Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and the Northeastern Nevada Regional Development Authority (NNRDA) have entered a three-year partnership with MineConnect, a business incubator focused on service and support for the mining industry in Nevada. When MineConnect opens

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    BMT releases Flight Enabled Detector 2.0

    February 2, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Blast Movement Technologies, a company that is part of Hexagon and specializes in post-blast ore location and recovery, has released the Flight Enabled Detector 2.0 (FED 2.0). The specially fitted UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) offers a safer, more expedient solution

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    Sandvik introduces the Toro LH410 loader

    February 1, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has introduced the transformed Toro LH410 underground loader, with a payload capacity of 10 tonnes. The new Toro LH410 builds on the best parts of its predecessor, the Sandvik LH410. The latest Toro LH410 is

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    Mayhew Performance to distribute ABI Disconnect BEV safety system in Canada

    February 1, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Mayhew Performance and G&L Innovation have announced a partnership for the exclusive distribution rights for Canada, Chile, Peru, Argentina, and Brazil for G&L’s ABI (Automatic Battery Interrupter) Disconnect system. Sudbury-headquartered Mayhew Performance specializes in battery electric vehicles, risk management and health

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    Aggreko helps miners meet emissions targets

    January 28, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Aggreko, the world’s leader in mobile, modular power, has committed to net zero emissions by 2050 and is partnering with the world’s biggest miners to use greener energy like solar, wind and natural gas. The company has vowed to invest

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    Palantir, Rio Tinto sign multi-year enterprise partnership

    January 28, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Palantir Technologies has announced that it has signed a multi-year enterprise agreement for its Foundry Platform with Rio Tinto. Palantir’s software will integrate raw data from many separate sources into a representation of critical mining operations. Rio Tinto is then

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    Air Liquide launches world’s largest hydrogen membrane-based production unit

    January 27, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    French company Air Liquide announced that it has completed the construction of the world’s largest Proton-Exchange Membrane electrolyzer (PEM) in Quebec. According to Air Liquide, the PEM is supplied with 20 MW of renewable energy and is now producing up

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    Robotics pioneer Exyn expands north with Sudbury office

    January 26, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Exyn Technologies, a pioneer in autonomous aerial robot systems for complex, GPS-denied industrial environments, has announced the opening of its first international office in Sudbury. The Canadian expansion includes plans for more real mine environment testing and enhanced customer support