Canadian Mining Journal

Vale Canada Limited

  • News

    Vale to demolish Stobie headframes

    October 15, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vale Canada has announced that it has started demolishing headframes and other buildings at its Stobie mine in Sudbury. The mine was placed on care and maintenance in 2017, after 100 years of operations. The work is expected to take

  • Feature

    Miners rise to the challenges of the pandemic

    September 1, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    Canadian mine sites have done well to keep employees and communities safe.

  • News

    BATTERIES: Vale, Epiroc sign Batteries as a Service deal

    July 13, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    SWEDEN – Vale and mining gear maker Epiroc announced that they have finalized the world’s first Batteries as a Service (BaaS) agreement, which is a new approach for utilizing battery technology in mining operations. The idea is that Epiroc will work

  • News

    TRAINING: Vale, Glencore join forces with Norcat

    June 10, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Vale Canada, Technica Mining, and Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations, which are part of Glencore, have joined forces with non-profit organization Norcat to develop, test, and deploy a series of technology-enabled blended learning programs aimed at transforming how the Canadian

  • News

    COVID-19: Two northern Ontario companies among Vale’s COVID-19 Challenge winners

    May 11, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – On Apr. 3, Vale launched a COVID-19 challenge in Canada to help generate innovative solutions during the pandemic by offering financial support of up to US$1 million. Nearly 1,800 solutions were submitted globally and over 300 came from

  • The next phase of COVID-19 communications: It’s time to listen

    April 8, 2020 by Andrea Lekushoff

    As Canadian mining companies rushed to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak to protect their workers and operations, many dusted off their crisis communications plans and realized they hadn’t accounted for a possible pandemic. And yet mining leaders across the country

  • News

    INNOVATION: Vale launches $1M COVID-19 Challenge

    April 6, 2020 by Vale Base Metals

    CANADA – Vale is joining the fight against COVID-19 by launching the Vale COVID-19 Challenge, offering up to US$1 million to propel innovative COVID-19 solutions into the marketplace. The challenge is open in Canada and Brazil with each selected solution eligible

  • TRAINING: Norcat partners with Vale to develop interactive program

    March 3, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY – Norcat, a leading provider of skilled labour training for the mining industry, has announced a partnership with Vale, one of the world’s largest miners, to develop and deploy an experiential learning program. As part of this partnership, Norcat

  • News

    DIGITALIZATION: Vale selects Mobilaris and Epiroc for digital transformation

    February 26, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CANADA – Vale, one of the world’s largest miners, has selected Mobilaris Mining & Civil Engineering and Epiroc as partners to advance digitalization at its Canadian mines. The announcement is part of the company’s digital transformation program within the mining

  • News

    AI: Vale chooses GoldSpot to define targets at Coleman

    October 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – GoldSpot Discoveries Corp. is sending its team of expert geologists and data scientists has been engaged by Vale Canada to use machine learning (artificial intelligence) to identify new drilling targets at the Coleman nickel-copper mine, part of its

  • Feature

    New mines, new beginnings

    August 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Canada has several new mines to celebrate – with more on the way

  • News

    NICKEL: Vale, Glencore team up to explore near Sudbury

    December 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – Yesterday Vale and Glencore announced that they are planning to create a joint feasibility study to explore and develop mineralization accessible from Glencore’s Nickel Rim South mine. The study will include both economic and technical feasibility for