Construction at Keysbrook nears completion

Construction at Keysbrook nears completion

MZI Resources has provided an update on progress at its flagship Keysbrook mineral sands project

Logistics

28 SEP 2015
Cigar Lake begins production

Cigar Lake begins production

Canada uranium mine starts producing 18 months after mining began

Salt of the earth

Salt of the earth

A surface excavation machine helps AMC to save water, reduce leaching time and increase recovery

Fleet

20 JUL 2015
Arctic supplies

Arctic supplies

The Russian Arctic is playing a central role in EuroChem's fertiliser supply efforts

Mine of the month

15 JUL 2015
Major restoration programme at Grinkle

Major restoration programme at Grinkle

The collapse of old mine workings has led to a major restoration programme being launched by ICL UK

Natural resources

26 JUN 2015
Orica and PhosAgro sign agreement

Orica and PhosAgro sign agreement

PhosAgro and Orica have signed a 10-year contract for drilling and blasting works

Mintek opens REE plant

Mintek opens REE plant

Mintek officially opened its rare earth elements (REE) pilot plant on June 12

Metallica trial assembly near completion

Metallica trial assembly near completion

Building taking place in South Africa for shipment to Queensland

Diamond Fields restarts Namibian operations

Diamond Fields restarts Namibian operations

Diamond Fields is restarting offshore marine operations on its Namibian concessions in a joint venture

Diamond Producers Association formed

Diamond Producers Association formed

Seven diamond mining companies will form the Diamond Producers Association (DPA)

Terex Trucks ADTs for Nevada gypsum mine

Terex Trucks ADTs for Nevada gypsum mine

Art Wilson Co recently purchased four Terex Trucks TA400 articulated haulers to replace its fleet of

DRA awarded Sierra Leone mineral sands project

DRA awarded Sierra Leone mineral sands project

Award follows on from two previous contracts in West Africa region

Design / Build

30 APR 2015
Sierra Rutile begins Gangama construction

Sierra Rutile begins Gangama construction

Sierra Rutile has commenced the construction of the Gangama dry mine in Sierra Leone

Logistics

24 APR 2015
Rusal opens Russia

Rusal opens Russia's deepest underground mine

Aluminium producer Rusal has started up Cheremoukhovskaya-Gloubokaya, part of the North Urals Bauxite

DRA awarded Elandsfontein contract

DRA awarded Elandsfontein contract

DRA has been awarded the implementation phase of the Elandsfontein phosphate project

FLSmidth scoops phosphate contract

FLSmidth scoops phosphate contract

FLSmidth has won a contract from OCP for the supply of material handling equipment to a mine site in

Transport

31 MAR 2015