Mining lease granted for Isabel nickel project

Axiom Mining is now fully permitted to commence mining of the Isabel nickel project

21 SEP 2018

Development

Mining lease granted for Isabel nickel project
Mining lease granted for Isabel nickel project
Mining lease granted for Isabel nickel project

DRA to conduct Lola feasibility study

SRG Graphite has awarded DRA the feasibility study for its Lola graphite project in Guinea

20 SEP 2018

Development

DRA to conduct Lola feasibility study
DRA to conduct Lola feasibility study
DRA to conduct Lola feasibility study

South Flank development sets off with a bang

BHP has fired the first blast at its South Flank iron ore project in central Pilbara, Australia

20 SEP 2018

Development

South Flank development sets off with a bang
South Flank development sets off with a bang

Harte Gold fully permitted to mine at Sugar Zone

Harte Gold has received all necessary operating permits from the government of Ontario

21 SEP 2018

Development

Harte Gold fully permitted to mine at Sugar Zone
Harte Gold fully permitted to mine at Sugar Zone
Harte Gold fully permitted to mine at Sugar Zone
Harte Gold fully permitted to mine at Sugar Zone

Cementation Canada to sink new Craig mine shaft

Cementation will design the internal underground shaft for the Onaping Depth project at Craig mine

20 SEP 2018

Development

Cementation Canada to sink new Craig mine shaft
Cementation Canada to sink new Craig mine shaft
Cementation Canada to sink new Craig mine shaft

Epiroc to deliver drills to Kalagadi

Epiroc has won mining equipment orders from Murray & Roberts Cementation in South Africa

19 SEP 2018

Fleet

Epiroc to deliver drills to Kalagadi
Epiroc to deliver drills to Kalagadi

Edna May to move underground

Ramelius Resources has decided to develop an underground mine at its Edna May gold operation

18 SEP 2018

Development

Toro's testing at Wiluna takes good turn

Uranium company's results show potential for cost savings

Toro's testing at Wiluna takes good turn
Toro's testing at Wiluna takes good turn
Toro's testing at Wiluna takes good turn
Toro's testing at Wiluna takes good turn

Lithium chemicals flowing in SiLeach pilot plant testing

Stage 1 of Lithium Australia's SiLeach pilot plant trial returned 94% extraction on a continuous run

Lithium chemicals flowing in SiLeach pilot plant testing
Lithium chemicals flowing in SiLeach pilot plant testing
Lithium chemicals flowing in SiLeach pilot plant testing

Pilot testing positive for eCobalt

eCobalt has confirmed successful pilot-level testing to produce clean concentrate at ICP

Pilot testing positive for eCobalt
Pilot testing positive for eCobalt

Metso, Hexagon collab to speed up valve data exchange

Metso's valves business has joined forces with Hexagon PPM to ramp up its valve quotation efficiency

Metso, Hexagon collab to speed up valve data exchange
Metso, Hexagon collab to speed up valve data exchange
Metso, Hexagon collab to speed up valve data exchange

Udokan plant work begins

Baikal Mining has started the construction of the Udokan mining and metallurgical plant

11 SEP 2018

Plant

A memorial stone was recently placed at the Udokan construction site
A memorial stone was recently placed at the Udokan construction site
A memorial stone was recently placed at the Udokan construction site

Pöyry awarded Kevitsa assignment

Boliden Kevitsa Mining has awarded Pöyry an assignment for the production expansion of Boliden

10 SEP 2018

Design / Build

Pöyry awarded Kevitsa assignment
Pöyry awarded Kevitsa assignment

Restarting Europe's biggest nickel mine

Base metal bulls would be smart to keep an eye on Finland's government-controlled miner Terrafame

Restarting Europe's biggest nickel mine
Restarting Europe's biggest nickel mine
Restarting Europe's biggest nickel mine
Restarting Europe's biggest nickel mine

Freeport operators get a lesson in Cat Command

Freeport-McMoRan's operators in Indonesia are training with simulators from Immersive Technologies

Freeport operators get a lesson in Cat Command
Freeport operators get a lesson in Cat Command
Freeport operators get a lesson in Cat Command

Harsco, ArcelorMittal ink US$150M contract

Harsco has confirmed it has secured a deal with ArcelorMittal's Brazilian flagship plant Tubarão

Harsco, ArcelorMittal ink US$150M contract
Harsco, ArcelorMittal ink US$150M contract

Clean bill of health

Equipment health monitoring can be used at mines to optimise production and maintenance schedules

14 SEP 2018

Maintenance

Turning the risk of mine closure into opportunity

Over the next decade, an estimated 60 major mines will reach the end of their production life

Turning the risk of mine closure into opportunity
Turning the risk of mine closure into opportunity

SRK Canada merges with Labrecque Technologies

SRK Canada has absorbed mine simulation software specialist Labrecque Technologies (LTI)

SRK Canada merges with Labrecque Technologies
SRK Canada merges with Labrecque Technologies

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Metro hits one-million-tonne shipment milestone at Bauxite Hills

Metro Mining has shipped one million tonnes of bauxite from its Bauxite Hills mine north of Weipa

21 SEP 2018

Transport

Metro hits one-million-tonne shipment milestone at Bauxite Hills
Metro hits one-million-tonne shipment milestone at Bauxite Hills
Metro hits one-million-tonne shipment milestone at Bauxite Hills
Metro hits one-million-tonne shipment milestone at Bauxite Hills

First Plomosas ore shipped for sale

The first shipment of ore has left Consolidated Zinc's Plomosas zinc-lead-silver project in Mexico

20 SEP 2018

Transport

First Plomosas ore shipped for sale
First Plomosas ore shipped for sale
First Plomosas ore shipped for sale
First Plomosas ore shipped for sale

Mount Milligan gains access to water

Centerra Gold has gained access to short-term water sources for its Mount Milligan operation

18 SEP 2018

Natural resources

Mount Milligan gains access to water
Mount Milligan gains access to water
Mount Milligan gains access to water

Pilbara Minerals on track for first shipment

Pilbara Minerals is on track for its first shipment of spodumene concentrate from Pilgangoora

18 SEP 2018

Transport

Pilbara Minerals on track for first shipment
Pilbara Minerals on track for first shipment
Pilbara Minerals on track for first shipment

Mastermyne restarts roadworks at Illawarra

Mastermyne Group will restart roadway development services at South32's Illawarra coal operation

17 SEP 2018

Transport

Mastermyne restarts roadworks at Illawarra
Mastermyne restarts roadworks at Illawarra
Mastermyne restarts roadworks at Illawarra

Only 6% of miners can use IIoT data effectively: Inmarsat

Mining organisations are struggling to exploit mission critical data created by IIoT applications

14 SEP 2018

Communications

Only 6% of miners can use IIoT data effectively: Inmarsat
Only 6% of miners can use IIoT data effectively: Inmarsat

PhotonAssay gets NATA accreditation

Chrysos Corporation's PhotonAssay tool has received NATA accreditation in Australia

21 SEP 2018

Exploration

PhotonAssay gets NATA accreditation
PhotonAssay gets NATA accreditation
PhotonAssay gets NATA accreditation
PhotonAssay gets NATA accreditation

A history of engineering excellence

Komatsu's ties to SR Technology date back to the beginning

21 SEP 2018

komatsu

A history of engineering excellence
A history of engineering excellence
A history of engineering excellence
A history of engineering excellence

Could technology open doors to a cleaner-burning future for coal?

Clean Coal Technologies, University of Wyoming collaborate on cleaner way to produce coal

20 SEP 2018

Sustainability

Could technology open doors to a cleaner-burning future for coal?
Could technology open doors to a cleaner-burning future for coal?
Could technology open doors to a cleaner-burning future for coal?

Self-assessment tool complements new mining standard

IRMA has released a new self-assessment tool to go with the Standard for Responsible Mining

20 SEP 2018

Sustainability

Self-assessment tool complements new mining standard
Self-assessment tool complements new mining standard
Self-assessment tool complements new mining standard

Oxbotica raises £14M to boost its autonomous tech

Oxbotica raises funds to accelerate deployment of autonomous vehicles across multiple industries

19 SEP 2018

Investment

Oxbotica raises £14M to boost its autonomous tech
Oxbotica raises £14M to boost its autonomous tech
Oxbotica raises £14M to boost its autonomous tech

ABB, Kespry collab enables digitalisation through drones

ABB is working with Kespry to provide aerial analysis of vital data

18 SEP 2018

Innovation

ABB, Kespry collab enables digitalisation through drones
ABB, Kespry collab enables digitalisation through drones

Trust the machines

Miners need to overcome the 'fear factor' and trust machine-generated data

17 SEP 2018

Innovation

Trust the machines
Trust the machines

The importance of good management

Mining Magazine's September issue is the fourth themed issue of 2018, on management and leadership

31 AUG 2018
The importance of good management
The importance of good management
The importance of good management
The importance of good management

Will mine automation erode benefits for locals?

A new deal is needed for host countries due to automation and new technology

23 AUG 2018
Will mine automation erode benefits for locals?
Will mine automation erode benefits for locals?
Will mine automation erode benefits for locals?

Wishing in the wind

There is a new hesitancy and resistance to change hanging in the air within mining

20 AUG 2018
If a mining CEO found a magic lamp, complete with a mining genie - what would they wish for?
If a mining CEO found a magic lamp, complete with a mining genie - what would they wish for?

What goes up…

It's been a good year to be in mining thanks to higher prices and favourable political winds

13 JUL 2018
What goes up…
What goes up…

Rio's future technology challenges

The Melbourne Mining Club's annual London gala had Rio Tinto's CEO J-S Jacques as a guest speaker

06 JUL 2018
Rio's future technology challenges
Rio's future technology challenges