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
PureGold mine enters final stages of ramp-up

PureGold mine enters final stages of ramp-up

Ore production rates are expected to continue to increase toward design capacity

Plant

13 MAY 2021
Are diesel vehicles running out of road?

Are diesel vehicles running out of road?

The mining industry is transitioning from diesel to electric-powered vehicles

Fleet

12 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

Climate plan launched for Canada's mining industry

Climate plan launched for Canada's mining industry

TSM is mandatory for all MAC member companies' Canadian operations.

Sustainability

06 MAY 2021
Prairie Lithium readies Saskatchewan brine project

Prairie Lithium readies Saskatchewan brine project

Acquisition comes after Prairie Lithium's successful Direct Lithium Extraction (DLE) pilot

Plant

06 MAY 2021
Wenco acquires SmartCap

Wenco acquires SmartCap

SmartCap uses electroencephalography to assess real-time fatigue levels

Innovation

06 MAY 2021
First Cobalt awarded US cobalt research funding

First Cobalt awarded US cobalt research funding

First Cobalt aims to build a modern underground mining operation

Plant

28 APRIL 2021
Teck's QB2 project over 50% complete

Teck's QB2 project over 50% complete

Teck considers QB2 to be a long-life, low-cost operation with expansion potential

Development

28 APRIL 2021
Perenti growing North American presence

Perenti growing North American presence

Perenti has made breaking into the North American market a priority

Development

27 APRIL 2021
Copper Mountain Mining to install ABB trolley assist

Copper Mountain Mining to install ABB trolley assist

Trolley assist system aims to reduce GHG emissions

Transport

26 APRIL 2021
Zhaojin starts up SART plant

Zhaojin starts up SART plant

SART plant is first in the world to recover copper and zinc as separate products.

Chemicals / Reagents

23 APRIL 2021