News & Events


  • NHEET – Natural Heat Exchange Engineering Technology for Mines (1/22/2020) - MIRARCO Mining Innovation’s NHEET project set to kick-off on January 29, 2020 MIRARCO is proud to announce the start of its Natural Heat Exchange Engineering Technology (NHEET) Project. If you’re interested in becoming an Industry Sponsor, please join us for our kick off meeting on January 29th. Click here to read more about this Press […]
  • Jennifer Abols appointed leader at Canada’s Mining University (10/30/2019) - New Release Laurentian University and its Mining Innovation Rehabilitation and Applied Research Corporation (MIRARCO) are pleased to announce the appointment of Jennifer Abols as the next Executive Director of the Goodman School of Mines and President and CEO of MIRARCO effective November 4th, 2019. Click here to read more about this news release (French version).
  • Prof. Peter Kaiser received the 8th Müller Award (9/18/2019) - CARMA NEWS Prof. Peter Kaiser delivered the Müller lecture during the 14th ISRM International Congress in Foz de Iguaçu, Brazil, September 2019 Prof. Peter Kaiser (Canada) received the 8th Müller Award at the 14th ISRM International Congress in Foz de Iguaçu, Brazil, September 2019. The Müller Award is the most prestigious award of the ISRM, […]
  • New MIRARCO Chair Dominic Fragomeni meets with MIRARCO staff (7/9/2019) - New MIRARCO Chair Dominic Fragomeni meets with MIRARCO staff
  • Nuclear technology to power mines being researched by Sudbury scientist (6/26/2019) - Franç​​​​​​​ois Caron says using nuclear technology to power mines is ‘a very nice match’ Franç​​​​​​​ois Caron is the Bruce Power Chair in Energy Systems at the Mining Innovation Rehabilitation and Applied Research Corporation or MIRARCO and also a professor at Laurentian University. (Markus Schwabe/CBC) A Sudbury scientist is leading research into the idea of powering […]
  • Workshop: The Earth evolution as a thermal system (6/18/2019) - Sudbury Geological Discussion Group Workshop Date: June 17, 2019 About the Workshop: Cooling and warming has occurred many times during the Earth’s history. At times, the Earth has entirely frozen to form a ‘snowball’, while at others, it has become extremely hot, resulting in the mass extinction of species. However, despite 50 years of established […]