Canadian Mining Journal

  • News

    INNOVATION: Cat and Minetec team up to create new underground technology

    February 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Caterpillar and Minetec announced an agreement for the development and delivery of technologies targeting underground hard rock mining challenges. The collaborative work will deliver best-in-class site solutions for mining customers. The integrated solutions will be offered as part

  • FUNDING: CLEER proposal falls short of federal funding

    February 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The consortium behind the CLEER supercluster proposal remains committed to transforming Canada’s mining industry through innovation, despite not being amongst the five projects selected by Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada for supercluster funding. The Canadian mining industry

  • News

    INNOVATION: Barrick’s BattleBorn series brings together Nevada tech and mining

    February 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAS VEGAS – Barrick Gold of Toronto has joined forces with Cisco, Switch and Unearthed to bring together Nevada miners and the innovation and tech community. Both sectors will have the opportunity to build skills, scale ventures, and get to

  • News

    Interview: Goldcorp VP Luis Canepari on automation, AI and innovation strategy

    January 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG) is bringing back the #DisruptMiningaccelerator challenge to this year’s Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) conference in Toronto. The major is offering an investment of up to $1 million to the winner of a “shark-tank”

  • INNOVATION: Goldcorp’s #DisruptMining challenge is back for 2018

    November 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Mining Industry’s Innovation Accelerator Challenge Returns to PDAC VANCOUVER –  Goldcorp Inc. is pleased to present the second #DisruptMining accelerator challenge and live finale event on Sunday, March 4, 2018 during the annual Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) conference. Highlights: Goldcorp to host the

  • CONFERENCES: World Mining Congress 2018 – Call for Papers

    November 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    World Mining Congress 2018: Promotion of fundamental scientific and technological cooperation in the mining industry. ASTANA – On June 19-22, 2018 in Astana, Kazakhstan, the 25th World Mining Congress (WMC). This is the largest industry event that brings together specialists

  • STRUCTURES: Legacy Building Solutions Announces New ExxoTec Fabric

    November 22, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH HAVEN – Legacy Building Solutions is proud to announce the addition of a new and exclusive fabric, ExxoTec™, to their customized tension fabric structure offerings. ExxoTec™ is a premium PVC fabric with superior strength and performance characteristics and a highly

  • CONFERENCES: New Mining Technology Conference Launches in Sudbury

    November 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY – PACE (Partners in Achieving Change Excellence) is proud to present Beyond Digital Transformation 2018, a new mining conference with a new focus! “In working and having discussions with some of the biggest mining companies in the world, what we’ve been

  • Feature

    Q&A with CEMI’s Doug Morrison

    October 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Innovation is a hot topic, but how much progress has the mining industry made?

  • News

    INNOVATION: CMIC and CEMI offer joint submission to federal government

    August 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – The Canada Mining Innovation Council (CMIC) and the Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) propose the creation of a clean resources supercluster called, CLEER (clean, low energy, effective, engaged and remediated) in a joint submission to

  • Feature

    Are miners game for virtual reality?

    August 1, 2017 by Virginia Heffernan

    Forward-thinking organizations are starting to apply virtual reality and augmented reality to mining.

  • News

    Innovation: Hydraulic Air Compressor (HAC) launch in Sudbury

    June 22, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ontario – After a seven month long build, the Hydraulic Air Compressor (HAC) Demonstrator at Dynamic Earth has officially opened. The 100-ft. high (above and below ground) industrial-scale system for testing and demonstration of compressed air production is installed in