Monthly Archives: October 2016

Sudbury reflects on 10 years since foreign takeovers of Inco and Falconbridge

It has been 10 years since the foreign takeovers of Sudbury’s two homegrown mining companies. And the debate continues over whether or not this has tarnished the Nickel Capital over the last decade. Vale — then known as CVRD — officially took over Inco on Oct. 24, 2006, three months after Falconbridge was bought by Swiss-based Xstrata. It was been 10 years since Inco, which had roots in Sudbury mining going back to 1901, … Continue reading

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CVMR® Corporation’s executives attended the Mine Metal 2016 conference, in Varadero, Cuba in October 2016, at the invitation of Central America Nickel

CVMR® Corporation’s executives attended the Mine Metal 2016 conference, in Varadero, Cuba in October 2016, at the invitation of Central America Nickel. CVMR® presented its environmentally neutral processes considered to be the most efficient way to remove, neutralize and stabilize arsenic and mercury from copper and gold mines. The parties negotiated and drafted several major agreements for refining of nickel, gold and copper, using CVMR®’s refining technologies. The agreements are currently under review by … Continue reading

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