Roy Slack Named SAMSSA’s 2018 Hall of Fame Inductee

December 12, 2018

NORTH BAY – The Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Service Association (SAMSSA) honoured Roy Slack, President of Cementation Canada Inc., as the organization’s 2018 Hall of Fame inductee during its Annual 2018 meeting held December 10, 2018 at Dynamic Earth in Sudbury. Roy has been instrumental as a service provider to the mining sector for over 35 years, much of that time spent in the Sudbury and North Bay regions.

Roy commented that “being recognized by my peers within SAMSSA, the greatest conglomeration of mining service providers in the world is truly a great honour.” Roy’s continued dedication to the mining industry has been demonstrated through the numerous companies and organizations he has committed countless time and energy towards, supporting all stakeholders interests.

Roy’s passion for the mining service industry is demonstrated in the conclusion of his acceptance speech as SAMSSA’s 2018 Hall of Fame inductee. Roy said, “I fell in love with building mines, and then building companies to build mines. The process from concept to design to completion, and the people who do the work, I am still in awe of. Our industry, the mine service industry, continues to strive to make our work safe and efficient so more of our Clients can realize their dreams of having an operating mine. We just want to realize our dream of building it for them.”

About Cementation:

Cementation is a mine and facilities contracting and engineering company. The Cementation group of companies delivers underground mine development and infrastructure as well as surface material handling and processing facilities solutions for mining projects worldwide. Cementation Canada Inc., Cementation USA Inc., Cementation AG and Merit Consultants International are part of the Murray & Roberts group of companies with operations around the world. For more information on Cementation, visit .

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For more information, please contact:

Gerry Black, Manager of Business Development, Cementation Canada
North Bay t: +1 705 472.3381