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Upcoming Events

Shaft Design and Construction (SDC) 2019

4th International conference on shaft design and construction - November 18-20, 2019 Marriott Downtown, Toronto - CALL FOR ABSTRACTS


2020 Hoist and Haul Conference in Montreal

This International Conference will now take place on August 10th to 13th, 2020 in Montreal. The rooms are booked at Double Tree by Hilton Montreal. Call for Papers going out. NOTE: "Hoist and Haul is the latest in a series of International Conferences on Mine Hoisting and is held every five years. Hoist and Haul covers systems or technology associated with the handling of ore from the point of extraction in the underground mine to the stockpiling on surface. "


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Mining News


New World Bank fund aims to support sustainable mining practices

The World Bank teams up with Rio Tinto, Anglo American and the German government for investment in responsible mining

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Standards group publishes new autonomous systems guidelines

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Heavy equipment helping hand

MIRS adapted the design of a robotic arm, common in industrial manufacturing, to the mining industry to replace individual trommel panels.

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