Smart Mining Articles


Super-accurate, fast ore analysis

Portable PPB and SciAps have forged a strategic R&D alliance to elevate elemental analysis for gold, silver, and copper technologies


'Patriot awarded Discovery of the Year' at Xplor

Patriot Battery Metals announces that it is the recipient of the 2023 "Discovery of the Year" award from the Quebec Mineral Exploration Association (QMEA)

Arcore and Rock Tech in partnership

Arcore AG and Rock Tech have concluded a strategic partnership to regionally source and supply lithium chemicals to Rock Tech's converter Euro operations

Rock Tech & BMI Group Red Rock join to process lithium

The partnership will conduct a site analysis to transform the former Norampac Paper Mill site in Red Rock into a key component of Ontario's EV supply chain

Mining machinery market analytics

A new report on the mining machinery market projects a growth from US$24.8bn in 2023 to US$32.8bn by 2030, with diesel power continuing to dominate


Orica upgrades its electronic blasting technologies

Orica has updated its eDev™ II and uni tronic™ 600 integrating them with the proven Blaster 3000 to improve performance and usability


Exyn: mapping the minescape

We look at Exyn Technologies' autonomous aerial robot systems for complex, GPS-denied environments and some exciting innovations for the mining industry

Digital rock analysis boosted by EDC funding

An additional US$10m from Export Development Canada brings its total funding to GeologicAI for global expansion to US$30m