Canadian Mining Journal

  • SENSORS: BinMaster’s New Battery-Powered SPL-100 Laser Level Sensor

    October 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Say goodbye to wiring and hello to inventory data. Wiring complexity and costs can be an obstacle when installing level sensors. The SPL-100 battery-powered single point laser allows use of level sensors on silos or in remote locations where inventory monitoring has not

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    Part II of our electric mines series: Goldcorp’s vision for Borden

    October 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Brent Bergeron discusses the genesis of Borden, the world’s first all-electric mine

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    #DISRUPTMINING: Competition returning for third time to PDAC in 2019

    September 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – The #DisruptMining innovation competition is returning to the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada conference for the third year. The “shark tank” style, live finale event will be presented on Sunday, March 3, 2019 in Toronto. Goldcorp and

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    ENERGY: Newmont chooses Cambridge redeployable solar in Ghana

    September 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GHANA – Cambridge Energy Partners (CEP) announced earlier this month that Newmont Mining Corp., one of the world’s largest gold producers and sustainability leaders, has deployed CEP’s redeployable Nomad solar PV tracker to demonstrate lower cost renewable electricity and to

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    TECHNOLOGY: Blockchain has a place in the mining industry

    September 6, 2018 by Justin Havre

    CALGARY – The mining industry is important to Canada, as it is in many other countries. As with any big industry, new and better ways to streamline and innovate processes are always being considered. One potential innovator on the radar

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    TECHNOLOGY: Cat MineStar increases mine site efficiency

    September 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – In an effort to improve the efficiency and consistency of its operations, mining company Fresnillo partnered with Cat dealer Matco to integrate Cat MineStar technologies into its La Herradura gold-silver open pit and heap leach mine in Sonora,

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    SOFTWARE: RCT makes mining in challenging environments possible

    September 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PAPUA NEW GUINEA – RCT’s smart technology solutions are helping to improve safety at Newcrest’s Lihir open cut gold mine in Papua New Guinea. The company’s ControlMaster tele-remote solutions were installed on two Cat 6050 (Terex RH200) hydraulic shovels and

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    Blockchain as a tool to advance sustainability

    September 1, 2018 by Michael Torrance

    Blockchain as part of community engagement and benefits agreements

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    September 2018 cover

    September 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MacLean Engineering’s battery-powered 975 Omonia bolter. CREDIT: MacLEAN ENGINEERING

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    DOZER: Cat Command for dozers offers efficient and safe automation

    August 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PEORIA, Ill. – Running a large dozer on a mine site is a demanding job. Cat Command for dozing improves operator safety and efficiency by taking them off of their machines and letting them work from either nearby or remote

  • RECLAMATION: Geoscience BC funds pair of studies

    August 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Geoscience B.C. has agreed to fund two new research projects to improve mine site reclamation. The work will be carried out in  partnership with the new federally funded Chair in Ecosystem Reclamation at Thompson Rivers University (TRU). The

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    Epiroc introduces mechanical miners

    August 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Epiroc develops a line of continuous mining machines for hard rock