Fortuna pours first gold at Lindero

Fortuna pours first gold at Lindero

Pour marks progress towards commercial production targeted for the first quarter of 2021.

Plant

23 OCTOBER 2020
Wärtsilä to power Grasberg expansion

Wärtsilä to power Grasberg expansion

The remote Grasberg mine will be powered via a 100km transmission line.

Power / Remote power

21 OCTOBER 2020
Ascot orders mills for Premier

Ascot orders mills for Premier

Canadian mine is refurbishing concentrator

Operational Excellence

19 OCTOBER 2020
GRES to get Nullagine mill running

GRES to get Nullagine mill running

Operation has been on care and maintenance for about nine months.

Plant

19 OCTOBER 2020
Castle Mountain marks first gold pour

Castle Mountain marks first gold pour

California operation will be a 'long-life' asset, owner said

Supply chain management

16 OCTOBER 2020
Barrick going underground at Hemlo

Barrick going underground at Hemlo

Hemlo openpit has been mined since 1989 and has produced over 2.8 million oz gold.

Operational Excellence

14 OCTOBER 2020
 Caledonia selects Voltalia for Blanket solar project

Caledonia selects Voltalia for Blanket solar project

Miner wants to significantly reduce the risk to the mine of any further deterioration in the grid.

Power / Remote power

07 OCTOBER 2020
Aggreko completes renewable microgrid at Granny Smith

Aggreko completes renewable microgrid at Granny Smith

Hybrid grid aims to reduce operating costs and carbon emissions.

Power / Remote power

07 OCTOBER 2020
Mexus: mill in operation at Santa Elena

Mexus: mill in operation at Santa Elena

Mexus Gold's ball mill is now operational in Mexico.

Plant

05 OCTOBER 2020
Centamin suspends part of Sukari open pit

Centamin suspends part of Sukari open pit

Buttresses are already in place to support weaker wall area.

Metso Outotec rolls out next-generation Courier analyser

Metso Outotec rolls out next-generation Courier analyser

Analyser allows real-time concentration measurement of gold, PGMs, other metals in process streams.

Operational Excellence

30 SEPTEMBER 2020
Metso Outotec wins Vertimills order in Australia

Metso Outotec wins Vertimills order in Australia

The vertical grinding mills will be the largest of their kind installed in Australia.

Comminution

30 SEPTEMBER 2020