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Ed Toivonen - Cambrian College. Sudbury, ON, CA

Ed Toivonen Ed Toivonen

Mining Engineering professor and program coordinator | Cambrian College

Sudbury, ON, CANADA

Ed has almost 30 years experience in the fields of mining, engineering, mine geology and mining technologies.



Ed Toivonen has been teaching at Cambrian College since 2006.

Before that his long career in the mining industry saw him working across many mine sites in Ontario. Ed has worked for Detour Gold, Renabie Gold, Falconbridge and Inco.

Ed has expertise and can share his deep perspective in nearly all aspects of the mining industry.

His expertise spans prospecting, geology, engineering, ventilation, underground construction, engineering, water control and hydraulics.

Industry Expertise (5)

Mining and Metals Education/Learning Training and Development Research Machinery

Areas of Expertise (6)

Geology Mining and Water Mining Engineering Ventilation Prospecting Construction Project Management

Education (2)

Cambrian College: Diploma, Mining Engineering Technology 1984


Cambrian College: Certificate, Geology Certificate 1984


Affiliations (3)

  • Sudbury Prospectors and Developers
  • Sudbury Geological Discussion Group
  • Canadian Institute of Mining Sudbury Branch

Media Appearances (1)

CIM donates $3,700 to local science and tech students

NorthernLife.ca  online


The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) facilitates learning and professional development in the Canadian minerals, metals, materials and energy industries. “We provide funding at the elementary and secondary levels for material, equipment, and special training for mining and metallurgy programs,” CIM Sudbury Branch education committee chair Ed Toivonen said...

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