Brazil national agency shuts 47 tailings facilities

Brazil national agency shuts 47 tailings facilities

Brazil's mining authority clamps down on TSF safety

U&M orders MTU engines

U&M orders MTU engines

Rolls-Royce will deliver 30 Series 4000 MTU engines to U&M Mineração e Construção in Brazil

Fleet

02 APRIL 2020
Vale looks at tailings disposal alternatives for Brucutu

Vale looks at tailings disposal alternatives for Brucutu

Warns of possible impact on 2020 output

Vale offers aid package for suppliers

Vale offers aid package for suppliers

Brazilian miner announces temporary support initiative for suppliers, confirms two cases of COVID-19...

Covid-19

31 MARCH 2020
Rear Eject Bodies to be made in South America

Rear Eject Bodies to be made in South America

Philippi-Hagenbuch takes production to Brazil

Fleet

24 MARCH 2020
Solar power for Anglo American's Brazil operations

Solar power for Anglo American's Brazil operations

Atlas Renewable Energy and Anglo American have signed a solar energy purchase and sale contract

Power / Remote power

11 MARCH 2020
Vale suspends Catas Altas mine

Vale suspends Catas Altas mine

Vale has suspended one of its mines at Catas Altas in Minas Gerais, Brazil

Vale continues tailings dam decommissioning

Vale continues tailings dam decommissioning

Containment and "decharacterisation" work progressing for at-risk structures

Life-cycle / End of li...

12 FEBRUARY 2020
Vale funds dry processing plant

Vale funds dry processing plant

Iron ore miner to spend up to US$100 million on facility

Plant

11 FEBRUARY 2020
Aftermath of a disaster: a year on

Aftermath of a disaster: a year on

January 25 was the one-year anniversary of the Brumadinho tailings disaster

Editor's comment

31 JANUARY 2020
Vale puts Gongo Soco tailings dam on alert

Vale puts Gongo Soco tailings dam on alert

Emergency level at tailings dam raised after heavy rainfall

Murder charges for 16 people connected to Brumadinho disaster

Murder charges for 16 people connected to Brumadinho disaster

State prosecutors in Brazil have charged 16 people with murder and environmental crimes