Diamonds in the rough

Diamonds in the rough

One of the announcements made at Mining Indaba was the official title of Lucara's 1,111-carat diamond

Editor's comment

19 FEB 2016
Major sand mine

Major sand mine's grand challenge

Oppressive commodity market brings out best in Senegal mine

Charging ahead of the pack

Charging ahead of the pack

The lithium sector is soaring in defiance of the wider commodity trend

RPM launches scheduling solution

RPM launches scheduling solution

RPM introduces a new mine-scheduling product - Open Cut Phosphate (OCPS)

Tanking risks

Tanking risks

How innovative water tanks minimise the financial and safety risks for aggregate operations

Turner & Townsend serves mine rehabilitation project

Turner & Townsend serves mine rehabilitation project

Turner & Townsend is providing quantity surveying expertise as part of a government programme

Pilbara positive on Pilgangoora costs

Pilbara positive on Pilgangoora costs

Lithium developer sees silver lining in dark mining downturn cloud

Innovation

11 JAN 2016
Klemm delivers drills to Diavik

Klemm delivers drills to Diavik

Klemm Bohrtechnik recently delivered three universal drilling rigs to build a cut-off wall at Diavik

Development

08 JAN 2016
Next Jay milestone in sight

Next Jay milestone in sight

Major new diamond development project awaiting environmental approval

Innovation

13 DEC 2015
Lucara plant delivers sparkling performance

Lucara plant delivers sparkling performance

Recovery circuit design showed foresight which has been vindicated

Plant

08 DEC 2015
Snap Lake placed on care and maintenance

Snap Lake placed on care and maintenance

The De Beers Group has placed its Snap Lake mine on care and maintenance

Lace mine

Lace mine's conveyor belt commissioned

Installation of the 400t/h underground conveyor belt system at the Lace mine has been successfully commissioned

Transport

17 NOV 2015
Oz engineer in ship-shape

Oz engineer in ship-shape

IHC-Robbins Technology merger strengthens Dutch group's mineral sands market presence

Design / Build

04 NOV 2015
MZI commences mineral sands production

MZI commences mineral sands production

Keysbrook mine in Western Australia sees action this week

Weir to deliver pumps to Siilinjärvi

Weir to deliver pumps to Siilinjärvi

Weir has signed an agreement to deliver three GEHO piston diaphragm pumps and a total solutions package

Compass expands SOP production with Veolia

Compass expands SOP production with Veolia

Veolia Water Technologies to provide crystallisation technology

Plant

22 OCT 2015