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A Once in a Lifetime Opportunity

by Bob Carreau, Advisor, Corporate Sustainability Bob Carreau is an Environmental Scientist with 40 years of experience in the mining industry. He came out of a very active retirement to join Noront as a sustainability advisor. We asked him why and what attracted him to Noront. Continue Reading

Introducing the Eagle’s Eye Podcast

By Alan Coutts, President and CEO Podcasts have become popular over the last decade as a form of entertainment and a source of information and learning. In fact, over 10 million Canadians have listened to a podcast in the last month. Following on the popularity of our Eagle’s Eye newsletter, we decided to bring you some new and different perspectives via podcasting. Continue Reading

Welcome Aroland!

By Alan Coutts, President and CEO Aroland First Nation is located 20 km west of Nakina in Northwestern Ontario and holds the traditional lands at the south end of the proposed North-South all-season road to the Ring of Fire. The Noront team visited Aroland in mid-May to better understand the vision and economic development strategy that Chief and Council have for their community. Continue Reading

Why the Soo?

By Stephen Flewelling, CDO On May 7, 2019, Noront announced Sault Ste. Marie as the location of our future Ferrochrome Production Facility (FPF). This followed a two-year analysis during which we narrowed our decision from four site proposals to the final choice. So, why exactly did we choose the Soo? Continue Reading

ᓱᓪᓭᑌᐣᔾᐟᒪᕆ ᐠᕆᐢᑎᐣ ᐳᕈᐯᐣᓴᓂ ᐧᐃᓇ ᑲᑭᐧᐃᑕᐠ ᐅᒣᓂᐤ᙮

ᐊᓕᐣ ᑯᑎᐢ ᑲ ᓂᑲᓂᐟ ᐅᑭᒪᐤ ᐁᕐᕈᓚᐣᐟ ᐃᐡᑯᓂᑲᐣ 20 ᐊᐢᑭᐧᐃᑎᐸᐃᑲᓀᔭᐤ ᓇᑲᐯᐊᓄᐠ ᐃᑌᑫ ᓇᑭᓇ ᐃᑕᐧᐃᓂᐠ᙮ ᐃᓂᓂᐧᐊᐠ ᐃᑕᐧᐊᐠ ᑲ ᐃᔑ ᐸᐸᒪᒋᐅᒋᐠ ᐅᑎᑕᑊᑲᓀᓯᐧᐃᓂᐧᐊᐠ ᐱᓂᐡ ᐊᐣᑌ ᔕᐧᐊᓄᐠ ᐃᑌᑫ ᑲ ᑭ ᐃᔑ ᐊᓂᒧᒋᑲᑌᐠ ᒣᐢᑲᓇᐤ ᑫ ᐃᔑ ᐱᒪᑕᒧᐠ ᐊᐣᑌ ᐅᒋ ᐧᕆᐣᐠ ᐊᑊᐸᔭᕐ᙮ ᐊᐧᐊ ᑲᑦᐸᓂᔾ ᓄᐧᔐᐣᐟ ᑭᒧᐧᐊᐱᐢᑕᑦ ᐅᒣᓂᐤ ᐃᐡᑯᓂᑲᓂᓂᐤ ᒣᐧᑲᐨ ᐊᓂᑭᐱᓯᑦ ᑲ ᐊᑯᒋᐠ᙮ ᐁᐧᐃᑐᑕᐠ ᑭᒋ ᑭᓂᓯᑐᑕᐠ ᓀᐢᑕ ᐧᐊᐸᑕᐠ ᑫ ᑭ ᐃᔑᓇᐧᑲᓂᓂᐠ ᐊᐸᑎᓯᐧᐃᓂᐠ ᐃᔑ ᐅᑭᒪᑲᓇᐠ ᑫ ᑭ ᐅᒋ ᐅᓇᐢᑕᒋᐠ ᐅᑎᑕᐧᐃᓂᐧᐊᐤ ᐊᐸᑎᓯᐧᐃᓂᓂᐤ ᐅᒋ᙮ Continue Reading

The Coldest Day Brings the Warmest Feeling

By Glenn Nolan, VP Government Affairs When the weather gets rough, I always think of our workers. Whether it’s bone-numbing cold and hurricane force winds or hot summer days when the air is filled with biting flies, I am often taken back to my days working in the James Bay Lowlands cutting survey lines with my crew between '79 and '95. Continue Reading