Norrbottens Bergteknik taking in next-gen Epiroc SmartROC D65 rigs

Drilling contractor is one of the first companies to put the new-gen units to work

15 JAN 2020

Fleet

Norrbottens Bergteknik taking in next-gen Epiroc SmartROC D65 rigs
Norrbottens Bergteknik taking in next-gen Epiroc SmartROC D65 rigs
Norrbottens Bergteknik taking in next-gen Epiroc SmartROC D65 rigs

New release from Volvo's SDLG makes the grade

Subsidiary has introduced the G9290, the latest model in its motor grader line

15 JAN 2020

Fleet

New release from Volvo's SDLG makes the grade
New release from Volvo's SDLG makes the grade
New release from Volvo's SDLG makes the grade

Ravensthorpe to ramp up

First Quantum said production at previously mothballed mine was expected to ramp up through 2020

13 JAN 2020

Development

Ravensthorpe to ramp up
Ravensthorpe to ramp up

Mincor shortlists contractors for WA mine

Hopes to finalise two preferred contractors this quarter

17 JAN 2020

Development

Mincor shortlists contractors for WA mine
Mincor shortlists contractors for WA mine
Mincor shortlists contractors for WA mine
Mincor shortlists contractors for WA mine

Sparta line hails to Mexico

Minero Diesel will be distributor for TES line of machines

16 JAN 2020

Fleet

Sparta line hails to Mexico
Sparta line hails to Mexico
Sparta line hails to Mexico

Ivanplats reviews plans for smaller-scale Platreef mine

Ivanhoe Mines fast-tracks feasibility study on a smaller-scale, early-stage development plan

15 JAN 2020

Development

Ivanplats reviews plans for smaller-scale Platreef mine
Ivanplats reviews plans for smaller-scale Platreef mine

Las Bambas trying out MaxiFlox

Peru copper mine will trial MaxiFlox in tailings thickener

Las Bambas trying out MaxiFlox
Las Bambas trying out MaxiFlox
Las Bambas trying out MaxiFlox
Las Bambas trying out MaxiFlox

GR Engineering retained for battery graphite facility

Planned Western Australia works for EcoGraf chasing expected increase in battery graphite demand

14 JAN 2020

Plant

GR Engineering retained for battery graphite facility
GR Engineering retained for battery graphite facility
GR Engineering retained for battery graphite facility

BHP, Fluor hit milestone in South Flank ore-handling plant construction

First 1,500 tonnes of modules erected for the ore-handling plant

14 JAN 2020

Design / Build

BHP, Fluor hit milestone in South Flank ore-handling plant construction
BHP, Fluor hit milestone in South Flank ore-handling plant construction

Tomra's XRT works for San Rafael

According to operator Minsur, ore-sorting tech met its goals

Tomra's XRT works for San Rafael
Tomra's XRT works for San Rafael
Tomra's XRT works for San Rafael

Canada Cobalt obtains PolyMet Labs

The Cobalt, Ontario-based laboratory will become the new home of the proprietary Re-2OX process

Canada Cobalt obtains PolyMet Labs
Canada Cobalt obtains PolyMet Labs
Canada Cobalt obtains PolyMet Labs

Medallion, Stantec start search for REE plant site

Canadian company has been eyeing North America since mid-year 2019

10 JAN 2020

Investment

Medallion, Stantec start search for REE plant site
Medallion, Stantec start search for REE plant site

SKF and Namibian Lubrication Systems collaboration bears fruit

SKF's collaboration with distributor Namibian Lubrication Systems seals a deal

17 JAN 2020

Maintenance

SKF and Namibian Lubrication Systems collaboration bears fruit
SKF and Namibian Lubrication Systems collaboration bears fruit
SKF and Namibian Lubrication Systems collaboration bears fruit
SKF and Namibian Lubrication Systems collaboration bears fruit

Metso making logistics moves in Europe

Industrial group plans to centralise its European warehouse operations

Metso making logistics moves in Europe
Metso making logistics moves in Europe
Metso making logistics moves in Europe

Argyle faces end of the line

Rio confirms iconic mine will close this year

Argyle faces end of the line
Argyle faces end of the line

Kwatani upskills local contractor in South Africa

Kwatani is using a recent multi-year service contract to boost the Northern Cape's local economy

16 JAN 2020

Supply chain management

New FMG Shanghai office strengthens China link

Move follows establishment of Chinese subsidiary

New FMG Shanghai office strengthens China link
New FMG Shanghai office strengthens China link

MATO Products expands facilities

South Africa-based MATO Products has boosted its service and repair facilities

13 JAN 2020

Maintenance

MATO Products expands facilities
MATO Products expands facilities

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Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects

Non-energy mining added as covered sector under Title 41 of FAST

17 JAN 2020

Natural resources

Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects
Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects
Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects
Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects

GR Engineering acquires Hanlon

GR Engineering Services has entered into an agreement to purchase Hanlon Engineering & Associates

16 JAN 2020

Logistics

GR Engineering acquires Hanlon
GR Engineering acquires Hanlon
GR Engineering acquires Hanlon
GR Engineering acquires Hanlon

Teck buys SunMine solar energy facility

Teck Resources has purchased the SunMine solar energy facility in Kimberley, British Columbia

Teck buys SunMine solar energy facility
Teck buys SunMine solar energy facility
Teck buys SunMine solar energy facility

State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options

Minnesota, US, copper-nickel project now on hold

15 JAN 2020

Sustainability

State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options
State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options
State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options

RCT unveils digital Wi-Fi network for UG mining

Latest player in Wi-Fi network solutions for the underground space

14 JAN 2020

Communications

RCT unveils digital Wi-Fi network for UG mining
RCT unveils digital Wi-Fi network for UG mining
RCT unveils digital Wi-Fi network for UG mining

Siemens sticks with Adani's Carmichael despite backlash

Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser said he had "empathy" for environmental concerns

13 JAN 2020

Sustainability

Siemens sticks with Adani's Carmichael despite backlash
Siemens sticks with Adani's Carmichael despite backlash

Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects

Non-energy mining added as covered sector under Title 41 of FAST

17 JAN 2020

Natural resources

Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects
Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects
Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects
Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects

State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options

Minnesota, US, copper-nickel project now on hold

15 JAN 2020

Sustainability

State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options
State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options
State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options
State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options

NexTech AR signs deal with Romios

NexTech AR Solutions gets contract to provide its 3-D/AR omni-channel services to Romios

14 JAN 2020

Exploration

NexTech AR signs deal with Romios
NexTech AR signs deal with Romios
NexTech AR signs deal with Romios

Siemens sticks with Adani's Carmichael despite backlash

Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser said he had "empathy" for environmental concerns

13 JAN 2020

Sustainability

Siemens sticks with Adani's Carmichael despite backlash
Siemens sticks with Adani's Carmichael despite backlash
Siemens sticks with Adani's Carmichael despite backlash

Medallion, Stantec start search for REE plant site

Canadian company has been eyeing North America since mid-year 2019

10 JAN 2020

Investment

Medallion, Stantec start search for REE plant site
Medallion, Stantec start search for REE plant site
Medallion, Stantec start search for REE plant site

BMW backs responsible mining

IRMA seeks to promote environmentally and socially responsible practices in the supply chain

10 JAN 2020

Sustainability

BMW backs responsible mining
BMW backs responsible mining

CRC ORE and NRC Canada team up on LIBS instrument

The organisations are developing a LIBS instrument suitable for deployment on mine sites

07 JAN 2020

Innovation

CRC ORE and NRC Canada team up on LIBS instrument
CRC ORE and NRC Canada team up on LIBS instrument

Securing private LTE networks

Lakshmi Kandadai and Meir Cohen on cybersecurity threats in mission-critical 4G/5G private networks

17 DEC 2019
Securing private LTE networks
Securing private LTE networks
Securing private LTE networks
Securing private LTE networks

The water conundrum

Mayer Brown's Ian R. Coles on desalination solutions in Chile

12 DEC 2019
The water conundrum
The water conundrum
The water conundrum

Building climate resilience

Developing an approach to climate-related risks doesn't have to mean reinventing the wheel

29 NOV 2019
Building climate resilience
Building climate resilience

Go small or go home?

Majors say they will focus on smaller mines and smaller portfolios

15 NOV 2019
Go small or go home?
Go small or go home?

Creating value for shareholders

Rebecca Bothamley, partner at law firm Mayer Brown, talks M&A in the gold mining sector

13 NOV 2019
Creating value for shareholders
Creating value for shareholders