FLSmidth & Goldcorp collaborate on EcoTails

FLSmidth & Goldcorp collaborate on EcoTails

FLSmidth will be working with Goldcorp to develop EcoTails

MACA arrives at Browns Range

MACA arrives at Browns Range

MACA equipment and personnel have arrived at the Browns Range pilot plant

Development

06 JUN 2017
Clean TeQ awarded contract by Multotec

Clean TeQ awarded contract by Multotec

Clean TeQ has been awarded a significant contract by Multotec Process Equipment

Oxford Instruments launches XRF analyser

Oxford Instruments launches XRF analyser

Oxford Instruments has launched the X-MET8000 Expert Geo XRF analyser

Exploration

19 MAY 2017
Research into carbon-neutral mining

Research into carbon-neutral mining

De Beers leads a research project that aims to deliver carbon-neutral mining

Innovation

05 MAY 2017
Bacteria for efficient gold processing

Bacteria for efficient gold processing

Special 'nugget-producing' bacteria may hold the key to more efficient processing of gold ore

Precious metals

28 APR 2017
Using mine waste to trap carbon dioxide

Using mine waste to trap carbon dioxide

A team from Cambridge University is investigating using mine waste to trap atmospheric carbon dioxide

Sustainability

25 APR 2017
UON gets funding for mining waste solution

UON gets funding for mining waste solution

The University of Newcastle (UON) has attracted A$1 million in funding to test a new technology

Stacking up the benefits

Stacking up the benefits

Tailings management is becoming an ever bigger challenge for the industry, explains FLSmidth

Goldcorp trials new EcoTails technology

Goldcorp trials new EcoTails technology

Goldcorp has begun testing a new mine-waste management technology called EcoTails

Sustainability

30 MAR 2017
Alberta Energy Regulator rejects Suncor tailings plan

Alberta Energy Regulator rejects Suncor tailings plan

The Alberta Energy Regulator has denied the Suncor base plant tailings management framework application

Oil sands

22 MAR 2017
Jubilee executes platinum tailings agreement

Jubilee executes platinum tailings agreement

Jubilee Platinum has executed a framework and processing of tailings agreement with PlatCro Proprietary

Precious metals

20 MAR 2017
SciDev supplies OptiFlox to Wilpinjong

SciDev supplies OptiFlox to Wilpinjong

SciDev will supply an OptiFlox system and associated chemicals at the Wilpinjong thermal coal mine

Coal

17 MAR 2017
Samarco claims to be settled by June 30

Samarco claims to be settled by June 30

Vale and BHP Billiton Brasil have entered into an agreement with the federal prosecutors' office in Brazil

Taking on tailings with technology

Taking on tailings with technology

Dr Caius Priscu, head of mineral residue facilities at Anglo American, writes exclusively for MM

Industry comment

06 JAN 2017
Samarco plans to deposit tailings at Timbopeba

Samarco plans to deposit tailings at Timbopeba

BHP and Vale have agreed the use of Vale's Timbopeba pit to deposit tailings should Samarco restart