Lucara adds more XRT tech at Karowe

Lucara adds more XRT tech at Karowe

Lucara has added another XRT technology line to process finer-size fractions at its operation in Botswana

Investment

25 AUG 2016
Polish mine benefits from Doosan machines

Polish mine benefits from Doosan machines

The Dębówko mine in Poland is using an ADT, long reach excavators and a wheel loader from Doosan

Case studies

18 AUG 2016
Northern ambition

Northern ambition

Issuing of planning permission heralds a significant stage for a major new mining development in the

DiamondCorp progresses at Lace mine

DiamondCorp progresses at Lace mine

DiamondCorp has provided an update on the Lace diamond mine in the Free State Province of South Africa

Logistics

11 AUG 2016
De Beers ramps up Gahcho Kué

De Beers ramps up Gahcho Kué

The Gahcho Kué diamond processing plant in Canada's Northwest Territories has been commissioned

Logistics

04 AUG 2016
Mkango secures option over HCL regeneration tech

Mkango secures option over HCL regeneration tech

The technology produces high strength HCL from calcium chloride feed streams using sulphuric acid

Plant

28 JUL 2016
Comedat expands Terex fleet

Comedat expands Terex fleet

Comedat has added 50 Terex Trucks rigid dump trucks to its fleet

Fleet

27 JUL 2016
Jadar: Rio

Jadar: Rio's very own kryptonite

Paul Waddington explores Rio Tinto's unique lithium-borate project in Serbia

Mine of the month

21 JUL 2016
SNC-Lavalin awarded Potash Ridge contracts

SNC-Lavalin awarded Potash Ridge contracts

SNC-Lavalin has recently been awarded two separate contracts by Potash Ridge Corp

Alrosa to establish own security service

Alrosa to establish own security service

Alrosa has been authorised to establish a departmental security service to protect the company's production

Logistics

04 JUL 2016
Snap Lake mine to be flooded

Snap Lake mine to be flooded

The MVLWB has approved the extended care and maintenance and water management plans for Snap Lake mine

Lithium Australia and Pilbara Minerals team up

Lithium Australia and Pilbara Minerals team up

Lithium Australia has reached an agreement with Pilbara Minerals to progress the development of its Sileach

Harvard research finds clean way to extract rare earths

Harvard research finds clean way to extract rare earths

Researchers from Harvard may have found a clean alternative to processing rare-earth metals

Trial mining completed at Baoulé

Trial mining completed at Baoulé

Stellar Diamonds has completed the trial mining evaluation at its Baoulé kimberlite pipe in Guinea

Gahcho Kué heated by generators

Gahcho Kué heated by generators

De Beers is reusing waste heat from its Gahcho Kué project in Canada's Northwest Territories

Natural resources

14 JUN 2016
Alrosa starts development of Zarya pipe

Alrosa starts development of Zarya pipe

Alrosa has announced the start of the development of the Zarya pipe at its Aikhal Mining and Processing