Carrying the load

Flexco, FLSmidth and Martin Engineering on how to keep a mine's conveyor system going.

03 AUG 2020

Transport

Carrying the load
Carrying the load
Carrying the load
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Heat resistant detonators for Newcrest's Lihir mine

The Igneo system's HTD150 detonators can withstand up to 150 degrees centigrade for up to 48 hours.

Heat resistant detonators for Newcrest's Lihir mine
Heat resistant detonators for Newcrest's Lihir mine
Heat resistant detonators for Newcrest's Lihir mine

Minova, Runaya in ground support JV

The partners will supply Indian and global mining customers.

Minova, Runaya in ground support JV
Minova, Runaya in ground support JV
Minova, Runaya in ground support JV

Vale activates emergency protocol for another dam

Level one emergency protocol for Barragem 5 tailings dam.

Vale activates emergency protocol for another dam
Vale activates emergency protocol for another dam

Minova, Runaya in ground support JV

The partners will supply Indian and global mining customers.

Minova, Runaya in ground support JV
Minova, Runaya in ground support JV
Minova, Runaya in ground support JV
Minova, Runaya in ground support JV

Anglo American readies Grosvenor for 2021 restart

Plans to restart operations in the second half of 2021.

31 JUL 2020

Fleet

Anglo American readies Grosvenor for 2021 restart
Anglo American readies Grosvenor for 2021 restart
Anglo American readies Grosvenor for 2021 restart

Iran's HEPCO targets mining expansion

The US has banned the sale of mining equipment and services to Iran.

29 JUL 2020

Fleet

Iran's HEPCO targets mining expansion
Iran's HEPCO targets mining expansion

Metso Outotec wins US$27M Russia crusher contract

The equipment is scheduled to be commissioned in 2023.

07 AUG 2020

Plant

Metso Outotec wins US$27M Russia crusher contract
Metso Outotec wins US$27M Russia crusher contract
Metso Outotec wins US$27M Russia crusher contract
Metso Outotec wins US$27M Russia crusher contract

Orocobre and EnergyX to partner on lithium extraction

Firms will explore methods that are more efficient, sustainable, and economic.

06 AUG 2020

Plant

Orocobre and EnergyX to partner on lithium extraction
Orocobre and EnergyX to partner on lithium extraction
Orocobre and EnergyX to partner on lithium extraction

Defense Metals improves Wicheeda REE recovery

Conditions were designed to improve the circuit stability and metallurgical performance.

05 AUG 2020

Plant

Defense Metals improves Wicheeda REE recovery
Defense Metals improves Wicheeda REE recovery

Newmont orders thyssenkrupp crusher for Tanami

Crusher will form part of Newmont's Tanami Expansion 2 project in Australia's Northern Territory.

05 AUG 2020

Comminution

Newmont orders thyssenkrupp crusher for Tanami
Newmont orders thyssenkrupp crusher for Tanami
Newmont orders thyssenkrupp crusher for Tanami

ZironTech produces neodymium at pilot plant

ZironTech and its JV partner Australian Strategic Materials want to create carbon-free rare earths.

03 AUG 2020

Plant

ZironTech produces neodymium at pilot plant
ZironTech produces neodymium at pilot plant
ZironTech produces neodymium at pilot plant

Weir: Mining technology resilient to COVID-19 shocks

Performance was highly resilient, set against a backdrop of global ore production decline

Weir: Mining technology resilient to COVID-19 shocks
Weir: Mining technology resilient to COVID-19 shocks

Kakula kicking ahead in DRC

Ivanhoe Mines said copper mine could see start-up earlier than planned.

Kakula kicking ahead in DRC
Kakula kicking ahead in DRC
Kakula kicking ahead in DRC
Kakula kicking ahead in DRC

Worley wins brownfield work from Newcrest

Engineering group tapped for development at Newcrest project.

Worley wins brownfield work from Newcrest
Worley wins brownfield work from Newcrest
Worley wins brownfield work from Newcrest

Maptek releases Vulcan 2020

Latest release features several new functionality additions.

Maptek releases Vulcan 2020
Maptek releases Vulcan 2020

Northern Vertex's Moss hits production record

Canadian producer records record monthly production

06 AUG 2020

Supply chain management

NGOs partner on artisanal diamonds

Organisations will integrate programmes covering responsible mining practices.

NGOs partner on artisanal diamonds
NGOs partner on artisanal diamonds

Rukwa restart coming August 3

Owner Edenville Energy fast-tracks restart plans for Tanzanian coal project.

Rukwa restart coming August 3
Rukwa restart coming August 3

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Swedish Stirling and Glencore in talks on Lion smelter deal

The engines harness energy from flare and industrial residual gas combustion.

06 AUG 2020

Logistics

Swedish Stirling and Glencore in talks on Lion smelter deal
Swedish Stirling and Glencore in talks on Lion smelter deal
Swedish Stirling and Glencore in talks on Lion smelter deal
Swedish Stirling and Glencore in talks on Lion smelter deal

Carrying the load

Flexco, FLSmidth and Martin Engineering on how to keep a mine's conveyor system going.

03 AUG 2020

Transport

Carrying the load
Carrying the load
Carrying the load
Carrying the load

GACW signs distribution deal for non-pneumatic wheels

Company signs exclusive distribution deal with Brownfield Engineering.

31 JUL 2020

Transport

GACW signs distribution deal for non-pneumatic wheels
GACW signs distribution deal for non-pneumatic wheels
GACW signs distribution deal for non-pneumatic wheels

Collahuasi in solar supply deal with Sonnedix

Collahuasi plans a transition to 100% green electricity.

Collahuasi in solar supply deal with Sonnedix
Collahuasi in solar supply deal with Sonnedix
Collahuasi in solar supply deal with Sonnedix

Helix dumpers for Macarthur Minerals

RCR MT holds an exclusive license to develop the Helix system in Australia.

31 JUL 2020

Transport

Helix dumpers for Macarthur Minerals
Helix dumpers for Macarthur Minerals
Helix dumpers for Macarthur Minerals

Vale to trial electric locomotive

Fully electric switchyard locomotive is a first for Brazil's mining industry.

29 JUL 2020

Transport

Vale to trial electric locomotive
Vale to trial electric locomotive

Cornish Lithium's geothermal project wins govt funding

Cornish Lithium's work is focused on the extraction of lithium from geothermal brines.

07 AUG 2020

Exploration

Cornish Lithium's geothermal project wins govt funding
Cornish Lithium's geothermal project wins govt funding
Cornish Lithium's geothermal project wins govt funding
Cornish Lithium's geothermal project wins govt funding

Another Rio Tinto robot contract for Scott

Company to provide and commission equipment for a lab at the Robe Valley mine.

07 AUG 2020

Innovation

Another Rio Tinto robot contract for Scott
Another Rio Tinto robot contract for Scott
Another Rio Tinto robot contract for Scott
Another Rio Tinto robot contract for Scott

Weir to cut carbon emissions at Australian unit

Engineering group expects 100,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions cut over the five-year agreement.

06 AUG 2020

Sustainability

Weir to cut carbon emissions at Australian unit
Weir to cut carbon emissions at Australian unit
Weir to cut carbon emissions at Australian unit

HYBRIT reaches fossil-free pellet milestone

The HYBRIT trials replaced the fuel oil traditionally used in the process with a bio-oil

05 AUG 2020

Sustainability

 HYBRIT reaches fossil-free pellet milestone
 HYBRIT reaches fossil-free pellet milestone
 HYBRIT reaches fossil-free pellet milestone

Jetti aims to deliver copper's Holy Grail

A technology breakthrough aims to provide the key to process low-grade copper.

05 AUG 2020

Innovation

Jetti aims to deliver copper's Holy Grail
Jetti aims to deliver copper's Holy Grail
Jetti aims to deliver copper's Holy Grail

Tailings dam safety standards released

Global Tailings Review introduces outlines after a year of development.

05 AUG 2020

Sustainability

Tailings dam safety standards released
Tailings dam safety standards released

Medallion partners with Talaxis to push REE goals

Canadian group seeking to boost production, supply chain.

05 AUG 2020

Investment

Medallion partners with Talaxis to push REE goals
Medallion partners with Talaxis to push REE goals

Mitsui restarts Peru zinc mines

The mines have implemented safety measures to protect workers.

06 JUL 2020
Mitsui restarts Peru zinc mines
Mitsui restarts Peru zinc mines
Mitsui restarts Peru zinc mines
Mitsui restarts Peru zinc mines

Mponeng slowly awakening once more

Underground South African mine had large number of positive COVID-19 cases recently

08 JUN 2020
Mponeng slowly awakening once more
Mponeng slowly awakening once more
Mponeng slowly awakening once more

Adapting post-pandemic with remote coaching

Immersive Technologies releases Remote Trainer Station

04 JUN 2020
Adapting post-pandemic with remote coaching
Adapting post-pandemic with remote coaching

Epiroc cuts jobs in Sweden

OEM cited lower demand worldwide for job cuts.

02 JUN 2020
Epiroc cuts jobs in Sweden
Epiroc cuts jobs in Sweden

Mines restarting in Mexico

With pandemic stoppage period ending, mines are resuming work

29 MAY 2020
Mines restarting in Mexico
Mines restarting in Mexico