NORCAT and Vector Institute partner on AI training

NORCAT and Vector Institute partner on AI training

Partners have announced the launch of Vector@NORCAT

Innovation

12 APRIL 2022
Schauenburg opens NORCAT office

Schauenburg opens NORCAT office

Partnership has resulted in ventilation innovations

Bridging the automation skills gap

Bridging the automation skills gap

The NORCAT underground mine is heavily used to provide experiential, hands-on training

Innovation

17 MAY 2021
NORCAT and Sofvie team up on health and safety

NORCAT and Sofvie team up on health and safety

Sofvie's software is focused on minimising workplace hazards

NORCAT signs MoU with Amira Global

NORCAT signs MoU with Amira Global

Agreement boosts Amira's capabilities to help companies move products from research to market.

Innovation

10 DECEMBER 2020
NORCAT, Vale launch Canada startup challenge

NORCAT, Vale launch Canada startup challenge

Solutions sought for challenges such as acid train car loading and underground operator alertness.

Innovation

25 SEPTEMBER 2020
Future Skills Centre invests in NORCAT-led training scheme

Future Skills Centre invests in NORCAT-led training scheme

New training scheme involves Canadian subsidiaries of Vale and Glencore.

Investment

11 JUNE 2020
Nokia network powers innovation for NORCAT

Nokia network powers innovation for NORCAT

NORCAT's underground test mine gets connected with Nokia private LTE

Communications

06 MARCH 2020
NORCAT, Vale to create 'new world of training'

NORCAT, Vale to create 'new world of training'

Strategic partnership aims to change the way the global mining industry educates its workforce

Investment

03 MARCH 2020
Norcat, Normet align for simulation training expansion

Norcat, Normet align for simulation training expansion

Project at Canadian centre to help engage future of skilled labour

Simulation / Optimisation

11 NOVEMBER 2019
NORCAT gets funding for infrastructure upgrade

NORCAT gets funding for infrastructure upgrade

NORCAT gets Ontario government funding to upgrade infrastructure and construct a new building

Operational Excellence

05 SEPTEMBER 2019
Canadian government invests in mining innovation

Canadian government invests in mining innovation

Government of Canada supports helping companies develop, test and showcase innovative technologies

Innovation

22 JULY 2019