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Nuclear commission says no harm caused in explosion at Saskatchewan plant

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission says there was a small propane explosion in the acid plant sulphur furnace at Cameco's Key Lake mill earlier this week.

MAC adds new actions to address climate change

To further enhance its climate change efforts, the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) and its members have committed to undertake more than a dozen additional actions to help in the fight against climate change.

Shell’s methane detector pilot assesses emission reduction opportunities

Shell has launched a methane detector pilot at one of its shale gas sites near Rocky Mountain House in Alberta.

Mining sector's clean resources proposal shortlisted

The mining sector's clean resources proposal made the shortlist for the superclusters initiative. CLEER (Clean, Low-energy, Effective, Engaged and Remediated), a clean resources supercluster, is jointly led by the Canada Mining Innovation Council (CMIC) and the Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI).

New spill rules tag transport companies with response, recovery costs in B.C.

British Columbia has introduced pollution prevention regulations to hold transport companies moving petroleum products across the province responsible for the costs of responding to and cleaning up spills.

Endress+Hauser Canada partnership with Intrepid Group provides single source process control solution

Endress+Hauser, a global leader in process measurement and instrumentation, has concluded an agreement with Intrepid Group Ltd, an Alberta-based process automation company.

Cost concepts of planning and scheduling

Doc Palmer writes: “Maintenance planning and scheduling help an existing workforce complete more maintenance work so, of course, they will use more spare parts each month than they did in the past. Let’s discuss a few planning and scheduling concepts related to cost…” » Read full article

Configure e-chain and cables online

On the igus website, the customer can choose the right cable for their moving application with the chainflex product finder, and also immediately configure their individual energy chain system using the online e-chain expert, QuickChain.100. » Read full article

Synthetic high temperature / high speed bearing grease

RPL707 synthetic grease is uniquely formulated for high temperature and high-speed continuous bearing and spindle applications up to 275°C (525°F). » Read full article

Conveyor systems tracking technology

Currently being implemented in select markets around the world, the new data tracking with QR codes from Martin Engineering on its belt cleaners and other components captures a wide array of information to create a detailed record on all components. Date codes are imprinted on the blades during manufacture and technicians also affix tags on existing equipment to begin monitoring condition and recording observations. » Read full article

Québec Mines

Date: November 20-23, 2017
Location: Quebec City
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Energy and Mines World Congress

Date: November 27-28, 2017
Location: Toronto
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PDAC 2018 Convention

Date: March 4-7, 2018, 2017
Location: Toronto
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