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

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

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

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