Our Company

Making it Possible. Making it Easy.

Sudbury Lime's process is highly developed and perfected to revolve purely around the provision of lime – it's all we do. And though the resulting product is truly above industry standards – our lime consistently exceeds the industry norms – It's actually our responsive service and helpful client rapport that truly set us apart.

Our service philosophy:

We never stop trying to make new things possible for our customers, while making their lives easier in every possible way. That means ongoing and open communication, custom-engineered solutions, and a reliable response and quality they know they can count on.

Reliable Response

Logistics, capacity, and dedicated service all combine to give you the peace of mind you need to do your job. Our plant is in operation 24/7, 365 days a year.

Custom Solutions

We put our decades of technical expertise to work finding you the right solution and accommodating the restrictions of your individual situation.

Consistent Quality

Only our facilities can produce the consistent, super fine-grind slurry that Sudbury Lime is known for.

Company History

Sudbury Lime is a partnership company between Carriere Industrial Supply and Milman Industries. Together, these organizations have over 80 years of experience providing quality service and supply to mining and other related industries.

Originally founded in 2003 for the purpose of providing high-quality and efficient lime supply to Vale Limited – one of Canada's leading producers of base metals, Sudbury Lime has consistently grown and expanded to serve other customers and industries across North America.

Quick Facts

  • The plant has a processing capacity of approximately 100,000 tons per year (CaO)
  • Never had a single day of lost production due to mechanical failure.
  • Sudbury Lime operations has never had a loss time accident or need of medical aid
  • ISO 9001 certified since 2004
  • NSF certified since 2010
ISO 9001 certified NSF certified


"They are always working to better themselves and be ready – to have some insight as to what might be a needed in the future."

– Peter Larsen, Vale

"It's a good product. The service is great. We consistently meet our regulated targets with our treatment process thanks to the chemicals we use."

– Steve Leblanc, Vale

"The product does what it's supposed to do. They haven't let me down in their supply or their service. They're a good bunch to work with."

– Serena Maki, First Nickel

"The product, for us, was superior. I didn't have any reservations at all about switching, because I knew one injury would wipe out any saving when using the powdered stuff."

– Benjamin Van Drunen, HNS Environmental

"I was very impressed. They asked about our systems and procedures to ensure it was a good fit. There were no surprises. It was a seamless switchover."

– Al Bates, Nalco