ABB launches drone-based gas leak detection system

ABB launches drone-based gas leak detection system
  MONTREAL – Pipelines often cross inaccessible terrain to supply industrial and domestic gas. Operators of these networks must ensure the safety, integrity and reliability of their pipelines but accurate detection of odorless and invisible gas leaks can be challenging and expensive. ABB reported its latest addition to its ABB Ability™ Mobile Gas Leak Detection System, HoverGuard™, provides the solution... Read More

Travel restrictions are one step too far

Travel restrictions are one step too far
The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed more than ever that those who trade freedom for security can’t stand people preferring the former. By ignoring rules they force onto others, such as travel restrictions, politicians reveal the primary goal was power all along, not safety. Earlier this year, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau instituted additional travel restrictions for Canadians and more restrictions... Read More

Psirenity signs partnership with Jamaica’s Scientific Research Council to study effects of psilocybin mushrooms  

Psirenity signs partnership with Jamaica’s Scientific Research Council to study effects of psilocybin mushrooms  
  TORONTO — April 1, 2021 — Psirenity, a wholly owned subsidiary of New Leaf Canada Inc., reported that it has signed a two-year partnership with Jamaica’s Scientific Research Council (SRC) to conduct cooperative studies into the beneficial effects of psilocybin mushrooms.   “This is a breakthrough agreement for Psirenity and the SRC, because we recognize conducting key joint research and development projects will hopefully lead to vital, new treatments in psychedelic-enhanced... Read More

Great Atlantic samples 157.5 g/t gold at Golden Promise, Newfoundland

Great Atlantic samples 157.5 g/t gold at Golden Promise, Newfoundland
  VANCOUVER – Great Atlantic Resources Corp. reported gold assays for prospecting rock samples and drill core samples from its 100%-optioned Golden Promise property, located within the central Newfoundland gold belt. All three drill holes from the 2020 program intersected gold-bearing veins, extending the Jaclyn North Zone (JNZ) quartz vein system approximately 260 metres east of historic drilling.... Read More

Kirkland Lake forecasts 22 years of production for Detour Lake gold mine

Kirkland Lake forecasts 22 years of production for Detour Lake gold mine
  TORONTO – Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd. filed a NI-43-101 technical report for its 100%-owned Detour Lake mine, northern Ontario. All dollar amounts are expressed in U.S. dollars unless otherwise indicated. Highlights of the 2021 life-of-mine plan (LOMP) include production of 680,000 to 720,000 ounces from 2021 to 2024, growing to 800,000 ounces in 2025 and reaching... Read More