Field Trip


Glencore Nickel Rim South Mine

On Friday, May 3, the 17th North American Ventilation Symposium will feature a Field Trip of Glencore’s Nickel Rim South Mine in Sudbury, Ontario.

Description: Glencore's Nickel Rim Mine features advanced technology in the areas of controls and communications, including all-inclusive Wi-Fi for surface and underground phone, data, asset and personnel tracking, remote operation, and ventilation-on-demand. This exclusive trip is limited to 10 participants. 

Logistics: Depart from Montreal on May 2; overnight stay in Sudbury; underground visit in the morning; return to Montreal on the evening of May 3, 2019.
Cost: $750 
Contact: Ferri Hassani at ferri.hassani@mcgill.ca