Vale IROC Tour
When: Thursday, September 14 | 1:30 – 3:00 pm
Capacity: 25-30 people
Discover the Integrated Remote Operation Center (iROC) of Vale North Atlantic Operations.
Visit the NORCAT Underground Centre: The Global One-Stop Shop for The Future of Mining Tech and Innovation
When: Thursday, September 14 | 9 am – noon
Capacity: 15 people
This 45-minute tour allows you exclusive, guided access of the NORCAT Underground Centre, the only underground, operating mine designed specifically for startups, SMEs and multinational corporations to test, demo and showcase their technologies in a real mine environment.
The Underground Centre has become the global destination to see the emerging technologies that are poised to transform the mining industry and, in doing so, has helped build and support Canada’s global reputation as a market leader in the mining industry.
The goal of the NORCAT Underground Centre is to use or active laboratory to connect and broker relationships between mining technology companies (the “builders” of innovation”) and global mining companies (the “buyers” of innovation) to create an ecosystem like no other in the world.