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
Entering the living mining laboratory

Entering the living mining laboratory

The NORCAT centre is ready to welcome more miners investing in emerging technologies

Innovation

28 MARCH 2019
Expansion planned for NORCAT Underground Centre

Expansion planned for NORCAT Underground Centre

NORCAT has announced plans for the growth and expansion of the NORCAT Underground Centre

Innovation

04 MARCH 2019
True to life experience

True to life experience

Donna Schmidt examines equipment simulators and their crucial role in training mining operators

Simulation / Optimisation

25 FEBRUARY 2019
NORCAT, Chile mining tech centre sign innovation MoU

NORCAT, Chile mining tech centre sign innovation MoU

NORCAT has entered into an agreement with mining centre Centro Nacional de Pilotaje Chile (CNP)

Innovation

25 JANUARY 2019
New innovation programme from Glencore and NORCAT

New innovation programme from Glencore and NORCAT

NORCAT and Glencore have joined forces to launch a technology and innovation programme

Innovation

18 JANUARY 2019