Canadian Mining Journal

  • News

    SAFETY: Reverse Assist from Hexagon improves haulage safety

    June 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Hexagon’s mining division has introduced HxGN MineOperate Reverse Assist, a high precision positioning application that guides truck operators with the optimum reversing path. Reverse Assist completes the division’s Operator Assist product suite. Inaccurate reversing maneuvers and costly collisions

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    SAFETY: Monarch’s Beaufor mine wins F.J. O’Connell trophy

    June 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Monarch Gold Corp., owner and operator of the Beaufor gold mine 20 km northeast of Val d’Or, says the mine is the 2018 winner of the F.J. O’Connell trophy awarded by the Quebec Mining Association. The F.J.

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    SAFETY: Stornoway’s Renard team takes all at provincial rescue competition

    May 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. mounted a mine rescue team from the Renard mine – and they won all the awards at the 57th Quebec Provincial Mines Rescue Competition. The contest took place on May 2-4, 2019, in La Sarre,

  • Feature

    Dealing with slope failures

    May 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Maptek reports on how monitoring technology can enhance safety at mine sites

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    How robotics and AI will improve mining productivity and safety

    May 1, 2019 by David Rudge

    Hatch describes how to harness advances in AI and robotics

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    SAFETY: Ontario miners honour victims of Hollinger Mine fire

    April 23, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Miners in Ontario are getting together and challenging each other in a series of events to honour the victims of the Hollinger mine fire that claimed the lives of 39 miners in Timmins in 1928. At the 2019

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    IRON ORE: BHP reports autonomous truck collision at Jimblebar mine

    March 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – BHP Group reported a collision between two autonomous trucks on March 16 at the Jimblebar iron ore mine in the Pilbara. The company blamed the accident on heavy rainfall. The company said the wet and soft ground caused

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    SAFETY: BC government creates new divisions to improve mine safety and promote investment

    February 26, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    VICTORIA – The British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources announced this week it will now have two expanded mining divisions –  the Mines Health, Safety and Enforcement Division and the Mines Competitiveness and Authorizations Division. In a press

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    SAFETY: Canadian coal miner signs deal with Hexagon

    February 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TUCSON, Ariz. –  Hexagon’s Mining division is pleased to announce a significant safety solution deal with Conuma Coal Resources. Conuma produces high quality metallurgical coal for use in the steel industry. The three-year subscription package will cover Conuma’s three mines

  • SOFTWARE: eCompliance unveils innovative asset management feature

    November 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – eCompliance, the number one software for strengthening safety culture, announced the release of Asset Management as the newest addition to the product. The addition of Asset Management positions the company as the only safety software provider to track both assets

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    SAFETY: MSS goes to international competion

    September 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TIMMINS, Ont. – Mine Safety Solutions is proudly showing off its new MSS5 safety gloves at the 2018 International Mine Rescue Competition, taking place in Russia this week. MSS strives to make worksites safer with a fresh approach to safety

  • Feature

    Getting the most out of critical control management systems

    September 1, 2018 by Samantha Fraser

    Three things a company can do to create greater value from their CM systems