Canadian Mining Journal



  • 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

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    Software: Caterpillar invests in Saas company

    June 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Caterpillar Venture Capital, a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar, has announced a strategic investment in Alight, a San Francisco-based SaaS (software as a service) technology company that develops industry-specific solutions for financial forecasting and scenario analysis. The unique software has

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    Technology: Harting enhances its MICA mini industrial computer

    June 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Montreal – Harting Technology’s mini industrial computer MICA, winner of the prestigious 2016 HERMES Award for industrial innovation, now is available with an EtherCAT board, allowing data to be collected directly from industrial production networks, pre-processed and forwarded to IT systems

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    COMMENT: Goldcorp, Integra propose revolution for mining technologies

    December 19, 2016 by Marilyn Scales

    VANCOUVER – Goldcorp and Integra Gold are collaborating in an effort to revolutionize the future of mining by hosting an exponential and disruptive technology challenge at the 2017 PDAC. The “Shark-Tank” style live event will be held on Sunday, March

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    A custom approach to tailings management

    September 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    There are a multitude of ways to reduce environmental impacts in the mining sector, from extraction, to processing, to waste management, but over the years, the mining sector has been criticized for the environmental impacts of its activities. In fact,

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    Blasting technology goes high tech

    September 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Blasting is synonymous with mining like gold is to wealth, and few companies know more about what it takes to safely execute an effective blast than Nordex Explosives Ltd. of Kirkland Lake, Ontario. Located in the heart of one of

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    Tips for choosing the right engineered screen media

    September 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Many mining and aggregates operations have used traditional products, such as woven wire cloth, for years with great results, but for operations experiencing high wear and frequent screen change outs, it’s worth looking into engineered screen media. Materials such as

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    What to look for in a heavy equipment fire suppression system

    December 1, 2015 by Special Report

    When evaluating a vehicle fire suppression system, it is important to know what choices are available. The most fundamental decision to make is whether to opt for a stored pressure system, or a side-cartridge system. A stored pressure system holds