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Normet and Hindustan Zinc sign mining BEV deal

Normet and Hindustan Zinc sign mining BEV deal

Deal makes Hindustan Zinc the first mining company in India to deploy BEVs underground

Fleet

05 AUG 2021
Sibanye to buy French nickel plant

Sibanye to buy French nickel plant

Facility is currently owned by French mining group Eramet

Plant

30 JUL 2021
Rio commits funds to Kennecott underground studies

Rio commits funds to Kennecott underground studies

Project will also include the trial of underground battery electric vehicles

Development

23 JUL 2021
First Cobalt extracts metals from black mass

First Cobalt extracts metals from black mass

Company is undertaking leaching tests on black mass

Plant

23 JUL 2021
Newmont approves Ahafo North

Newmont approves Ahafo North

Ahafo North will comprise four open pit mines and a new standalone mill.

Teck lowers sales guidance as wildfires hit rail line

Teck lowers sales guidance as wildfires hit rail line

Second quarter sales will be unaffected, it said.

Transport

07 JUL 2021
Metso Outotec wins NALCO bauxite grinding contract

Metso Outotec wins NALCO bauxite grinding contract

Metso Outotec will supply two ball mills with a capacity of 434 tph each

Plant

01 JUL 2021
Vale touts autonomous trucks, bubbles in shipping to reduce emissions

Vale touts autonomous trucks, bubbles in shipping to reduce emissions

Vale said Brucutu was the first mine in Brazil with 100% autonomous operations

Fleet

01 JUL 2021
Sandvik adds Stage V engine option for Toro TH663i

Sandvik adds Stage V engine option for Toro TH663i

The new Stage V engine option requires ultra-low sulphur fuel

Fleet

22 JUN 2021
Freeport-McMoRan submits sites for Copper Mark appraisal

Freeport-McMoRan submits sites for Copper Mark appraisal

Freeport-McMoRan has submitted five US sites across Arizona and New Mexico

Jama launches mobile rescue chamber

Jama launches mobile rescue chamber

MRC 2 was designed with the user environment in mind

Vale trials unmanned trains at Xingu

Vale trials unmanned trains at Xingu

Access for workers and vehicles to Xingu's flood zone remains suspended

Transport

17 JUN 2021