Articles by Donna Schmidt

Mexico orders mine stoppages

Mexico orders mine stoppages

With heightened concern for COVID-19, country's mines going dark

Covid-19

03 APR 2020
Morien's Donkin mine to close

Morien's Donkin mine to close

'Adverse geologic conditions' send Canada op into care and maintenance

Alliance cuts off work in Illinois Basin

Alliance cuts off work in Illinois Basin

Production at coal mine group in US region stopped until at least April 15

Covid-19

01 APR 2020
Consol pulls Bailey plug after positive COVID-19 tests

Consol pulls Bailey plug after positive COVID-19 tests

Two employees are isolating, 500 miners not working

Covid-19

31 MAR 2020
Gunnison goes dark

Gunnison goes dark

Operation completed upgrade project, will now temporarily idle

Covid-19

31 MAR 2020
Caribou crawling

Caribou crawling

Trevali suspends Canadian mine for now

Covid-19

31 MAR 2020
McConnell Dowell tapped for Hay Point terminal upgrade

McConnell Dowell tapped for Hay Point terminal upgrade

BMA selected construction firm for design, planning and other assistance at Queensland facility

Transport

30 MAR 2020
Steppe runs ahead with gold production at ATO

Steppe runs ahead with gold production at ATO

Mongolian gold operation now processing ore

Development

26 MAR 2020
Cameco, Orano operations put on pause

Cameco, Orano operations put on pause

Initial stoppage will extend for four weeks amid COVID-19 concerns

Covid-19

26 MAR 2020
Cobre Panama workers contract COVID-19

Cobre Panama workers contract COVID-19

Operations continue, though ramp-up might slow down

Covid-19

26 MAR 2020
Booyco Electronics’ TTM’s control unit indicates when the vehicle needs to slow down or stop using audio visual displays

Booyco advances PDS safety testing

South African company seeking to achieve Level 9 compliance

Innovation

25 MAR 2020
Zenith zaps more power to Plutonic

Zenith zaps more power to Plutonic

Power station adds another 6MW of capacity