News

MIRARCO reports on the China Canada Centre for Deep Mining Innovation

On Dec. 7th, 2017, a high level delegation from Northeastern University (NEU) in China came to Laurentian University in Sudbury, to sign an international agreement to establish the China Canada Centre for Deep Mining Innovation (CCCDMI). Mutual interests Three areas of interest initially identified were rock mechanics, geology and safety. At the request of one …

MIRARCO reports on the China Canada Centre for Deep Mining Innovation Read More »

Bruce Power, Laurentian and MIRARCO explore modular nuclear reactors

In April, Bruce Power, MIRARCO Mining Innovation and Laurentian University signed a memorandum of understanding that will enhance strategic research opportunities, including the long-term potential for Small Modular Reactors (SMRs) to generate clean, low-cost and reliable electricity in rural/remote regions. The five-year, $1 million research agreement will create an Industrial Chair position at MIRARCO Mining …

Bruce Power, Laurentian and MIRARCO explore modular nuclear reactors Read More »