Sul Superior dam may be in danger

Sul Superior dam may be in danger

Vale reportedly warns of potential collapse in Brazil

Upstream tailings dam ban causes uncertainty in Brazil

Upstream tailings dam ban causes uncertainty in Brazil

Some miners in Brazil face an uncertain future as a result of the ban on upstream dams

Mining organisations form initiative to tackle tailings challenges

Mining organisations form initiative to tackle tailings challenges

A new initiative between professional minerals organisations to address tailings management issues

Maptek releases cold climate model of Sentry

Maptek releases cold climate model of Sentry

Sentry safe, continuous mine monitoring extended to cold climates

Schvartsman steps down as Vale CEO

Schvartsman steps down as Vale CEO

Vale CEO Fabio Schvartsman has stepped down in the wake of the deadly Brumadinho tailings disaster

Mining3 developing autonomous tailings dam sensors

Mining3 developing autonomous tailings dam sensors

Mining3, UQ and ACARP are working on autonomous sensors for the monitoring of tailings dam stability

ICMM to create international standard for tailings dams

ICMM to create international standard for tailings dams

ICMM's council will establish a panel to develop an international standard for tailings facilities

SME's tailings takeaway

SME's tailings takeaway

Improvements in tailings management have taken centre stage at the annual SME conference in Denver

Vale suspends operations at Fábrica and Vargem Grande

Vale suspends operations at Fábrica and Vargem Grande

Brazil's National Mining Agency has ordered the immediate suspension of activities at the complexes

Brazil goes ahead with upstream tailings dam ban

Brazil goes ahead with upstream tailings dam ban

Brazil has banned upstream tailings dams like the Feijão structure that collapsed last month

Vale evacuates people near Mar Azul mine

Vale evacuates people near Mar Azul mine

Preventative measure due to uncertainty over upstream tailings dam

Brazil mining authority plans to ban upstream tailings dams

Brazil mining authority plans to ban upstream tailings dams

ANM is set to issue an administrative order to either remove upstream tailings dams or convert them

Communities evacuated in Minas Gerais as a precaution

Communities evacuated in Minas Gerais as a precaution

Vale and ArcelorMittal are both evacuating communities near upstream tailings dams in Minas Gerais

Brazil authority cancels Vale licences

Brazil authority cancels Vale licences

Vale's operations have been further curtailed in the wake of the deadly Córrego de Feijão disaster

"The dam collapsed so fast that the sludge engulfed the alarms"

"The dam collapsed so fast that the sludge engulfed the alarms"

Vale's Fabio Schvartsman gave a press conference after a meeting with Brazil's prosecutor general

Vale to decommission upstream tailings dams

Vale to decommission upstream tailings dams

Vale has announced that it will decommission all its tailings dams built using the upstream method