"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

65 dead, hundreds missing after another Vale dam collapse

65 dead, hundreds missing after another Vale dam collapse

Vale announced on January 25 a tailings dam near its Feijão iron ore mine had suffered a "breach"

Huafei Gold Resources wins Manica contract

Huafei Gold Resources wins Manica contract

Explorator has concluded an additional mining contractor agreement with Huafei Gold Resources

Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining

Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and

OSIsoft's industrial software can help miners reduce workplace injuries

SPONSORED

osisoft

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement

The mine contacted Metso to reduce primary gyratory crusher concave liners replacement time

SPONSORED

metso

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte

Engineering and planning were key to getting a critical reclaimer up and running in under 14 days

SPONSORED

metso

Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance

Serious about safety: The case for collision

See how an integrated safety solution addresses dangers to ensure everyone gets home safely.

SPONSORED

hexagon mining

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning

Right off the bat, there was a 100% difference.

SPONSORED

matrix

Epiroc completes Fordia acquisition

Epiroc completes Fordia acquisition

Epiroc has completed the acquisition of Fordia Group

GroundProbe launches new radar tech

GroundProbe launches new radar tech

GroundProbe has added a new system to its slope stability radar suite, the SRR-Omni

Future of ground control is rock solid

Future of ground control is rock solid

Ground control and support is at the core of mining operations, whether surface or underground

Dewatering underway at Koolan Island mine

Dewatering underway at Koolan Island mine

High volume dewatering of the Main Pit at Koolan Island is underway and performing as planned

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian road construction company TSM

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's

No matter the material handling challenge you may have, Cascade can design a solution for you.

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground

Formulated and designed to be used in any geologic structure from iron ore to sand.

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dyno nobel

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases

GIW's MDX 42 wet end achieves 24,000 hours between rebuilds.

SPONSORED

giw industries

Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks

Increasing production by removing comminution

Bottlenecks are typically found in the equipment for comminution, transportation or classification.

SPONSORED

metso

How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?

How to increase production of a minerals

From the initial blasting to the final step, even the smallest of inefficiencies can add up.

SPONSORED

metso

SICK launches new LiDAR sensor technology

SICK launches new LiDAR sensor technology

SICK has launched the LMS1000 and MRS1000 infrared LiDAR sensors

3D Laser Mapping to become GeoSLAM

3D Laser Mapping to become GeoSLAM

On July 19, 3D Laser Mapping began to merge with its sister company, GeoSLAM

Steps taken towards Samarco settlement

Steps taken towards Samarco settlement

Vale and BHP sign agreement with Brazilian authorities regarding the Samarco tailings dam failure

EMS Brüel & Kjær releases blast overpressure solution

EMS Brüel & Kjær releases blast overpressure solution

Excessive blast overpressure from mining activity can cause damage to nearby structures

Anglo American responds to social impacts from Gibihi road closure

Anglo American responds to social impacts from Gibihi road closure

Anglo American has announced a A$1 million (US$774,000) Moura community fund

Georesources tech company Qteq expands

Georesources tech company Qteq expands

Australian company Qteq will acquire Perth-based subsurface data-logging company Surtech Systems

BHP, Vale get extension in dam failure talks

BHP, Vale get extension in dam failure talks

JV partners now have until June 25 to negotiate with prosecutors on Samarco dam failure settlements

GroundProbe launches Geotech Monitoring Station

GroundProbe launches Geotech Monitoring Station

GroundProbe has released its first laser-based monitoring solution

Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining

Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and

OSIsoft's industrial software can help miners reduce workplace injuries

SPONSORED

osisoft

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement

The mine contacted Metso to reduce primary gyratory crusher concave liners replacement time

SPONSORED

metso

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte

Engineering and planning were key to getting a critical reclaimer up and running in under 14 days

SPONSORED

metso

Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance

Serious about safety: The case for collision

See how an integrated safety solution addresses dangers to ensure everyone gets home safely.

SPONSORED

hexagon mining

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning

Right off the bat, there was a 100% difference.

SPONSORED

matrix

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian road construction company TSM

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's

No matter the material handling challenge you may have, Cascade can design a solution for you.

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground

Formulated and designed to be used in any geologic structure from iron ore to sand.

SPONSORED

dyno nobel

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases

GIW's MDX 42 wet end achieves 24,000 hours between rebuilds.

SPONSORED

giw industries

Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks

Increasing production by removing comminution

Bottlenecks are typically found in the equipment for comminution, transportation or classification.

SPONSORED

metso

How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?

How to increase production of a minerals

From the initial blasting to the final step, even the smallest of inefficiencies can add up.

SPONSORED

metso