Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    Rigid unveils RIGIDprecision platform for IIoT

    May 5, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Rigid Robotics Precision Mining Solutions is officially unveiling the RIGIDprecision platform after launching the innovation in early 2020 and successfully completing field  pilots in Western Canada. “We developed this unified platform as the enabling tool to support mine sites to achieve

  • Feature

    Unleashing innovation in mine planning

    May 4, 2021 by Lorrie Fava

    Mine planning is being transformed by recent advances in technologies, ranging from rugged devices in the field for monitoring equipment operation and scanning rock faces, to optimization software in the engineering office. The digital transformation sweeping the industry is enabling

  • Elysis selects Alma smelter for first installation of GHG emissions reducing tech

    April 20, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Elysis, a joint venture lead by Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) and Alcoa (NYSE:AA), has chosen Rio’s aluminum smelter in Alma, Que., for the first installation and demonstration of its inert anode technology. It will operate at commercial capacity of 450 kA.

  • News

    Saskatoon cleantech startup opens $5M testing and technology facility

    November 10, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Maven Water and Environment​ announced the opening of a new, $5-million water treatment pilot-scale testing and technology development facility in Saskatoon. The 8,000-sq.-ft. facility is the first of its kind in North America, ​providing advanced clean water solutions for the​

  • News

    Maestro launches MaestroLink Server tool

    October 8, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Maestro Digital Mine has announced the launch of the MaestroLink Server, which monitors the health condition of all Maestro digital IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) devices and networks, anytime and anywhere. This technology product is a premise-based monitoring platform that

  • Feature

    How 3-D communication technologies are revolutionizing mining engineering design

    October 1, 2020 by Mathieu Brochu

    The evolution of technologies used to convey mining engineering projects.

  • News

    Fatigue Science releases 14-Day Fatigue Forecasting

    October 1, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Fatigue Science, a global company specializing in providing human fatigue and performance predictive analytics and fatigue management information systems to heavy industry, military, and elite sports teams, has announceed the launch of 14-Day Fatigue Forecasting. This fatigue management technology product joins

  • News

    Speedcast deploys Nokia Industrial Private LTE/4.9G solutions globally

    September 30, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Speedcast International, a communications and IT services provider, has announced a long-term agreement with Nokia to deploy its industrial-grade private wireless solutions globally via the Nokia Digital Automation Cloud. Through this new collaboration, Speedcast is providing remote backhaul and data and voice connectivity to enterprise customers, covering areas with a radius

  • News

    COMMUNICATION: Inmarsat and Cobham launch new solution to connect remote workers

    May 7, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    UNITED KINGDOM – Inmarsat, a world leader in global mobile satellite communications, and Cobham Satcom, a company focused on providing dependable communications and internet access, have launched a comprehensive new Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) push-to-talk (PTT) solution to connect remote

  • BATTERIES: Australian companies, academia working on fast-charge batteries

    February 13, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Nanotechnology company VSPC, a 100%-owned subsidiary of Lithium Australia, together with CSIRO, the University of Queensland (UQ) and Soluna is taking part in an A$5-million government-funded program to develop fast-charge lithium-ion batteries for use in new-generation trams. In

  • News

    SIMULATION: IES software for mineral processing

    January 21, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – The Cooperative Research Centre for Optimizing Resource Extraction (CRC ORE), a non-profit funded by the Australian government and the minerals industry, is educating and cooperating with its participants in the use of its unique solutions. One of those

  • News

    GOLD: Torex upgrades Media Luna resource

    January 14, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – Torex Gold has released an updated resource for its Media Luna deposit at the Morelos project with 12.6 million tonnes at 5.55 g/t gold-equivalent in the indicated category for a total of 2.24 million oz. and 33.5 million