Picking up the baton

Picking up the baton

The Bracemac-McLeod zinc-copper project owned by Xstrata and Donner Metals ensures the continuity of

Mine of the month

30 OCT 2012
A proliferation of lithium

A proliferation of lithium

The demand for lithium has intensified in recent years. Companies such as Canada Lithium are responding

Mine of the month

25 SEP 2012
The drive for electric power

The drive for electric power

MM looks at the four-year expansion at First Quantum Minerals Kansanshi site, one of the worlds largest

Mine of the month

28 AUG 2012
A beacon of hope

A beacon of hope

The Moatize area in Mozambique could be the next Bowen Basin. MM looks at Beacon Hills Minas Moatize

Mine of the month

31 JUL 2012

Off the beaten track

You could be forgiven for thinking that Veladero in Argentina is just another open-pit gold mine, but

Mine of the month

07 JUN 2012
Collahuasi rises to the altitude challenge

Collahuasi rises to the altitude challenge

In the northernmost part of Chile, high in the Andean plateau of the Tarapac Region, sits Collahuasi

Mine of the month

25 APR 2012
Much ado about crushing

Much ado about crushing

Anglo Platinums Mogalakwena North mine in South Africa is home to the worlds largest single-stream platinum

Mine of the month

01 MAR 2012
Continental shift

Continental shift

Anglo Americans history may be in South Africa, but its future is firmly set in South America

Mine of the month

25 JAN 2012
Taking Troy to the next level

Taking Troy to the next level

Revett Minerals plans to expand production next year at its Troy silver-copper mine in Montana, US. Carly

Mine of the month

05 DEC 2011
Going for gold

Going for gold

Georgias mining industry is experiencing a boom. Carly Lovejoy looks at what the future holds for GeoProMinings

Mine of the month

01 NOV 2011
Expanding Koidu

Expanding Koidu

Chaim Even-Zohar reports on an expansion project at Sierra Leones Koidu diamond mine, which is gaining

Mine of the month

02 AUG 2011
Drawing ahead

Drawing ahead

Paul Moore visited South Africas flagship underground hard-rock mine - the Palabora copper blockcave

Mine of the month

19 OCT 2010
Spanish coal giants

Spanish coal giants

Some of the largest mining equipment fleets in Europe are employed in the Spanish coal industry. The

Mine of the month

05 MAY 2010
Europes copper hub

Europes copper hub

KGHMs Polkowice-Sieroszowice near Lubin, Poland, is one of the worlds most important underground copper

Mine of the month

26 FEB 2010
Bolivias silver standard

Bolivias silver standard

Perhaps unexpectedly, one of the largest and newest world-class mining operations can be found in southern

Mine of the month

02 FEB 2010

Cross examined

Carly Lovejoy visited Scottish Coal's Broken Cross site to find out about the newest additions to the

Mine of the month

10 AUG 2009