Largo reaches new production records

Largo reaches new production records

Brazil mine exceeds capacity for vanadium production

Base metals

27 AUGUST 2015
Motion Metrics partners with Komatsu

Motion Metrics partners with Komatsu

Brazil partnership sees OEM attach partner's systems to its equipment

Fleet

25 AUGUST 2015
Modular drills into explosive costs

Modular drills into explosive costs

Improving fragmentation through stratification can yield a range of cost benefits, says technology firm...

Development

18 AUGUST 2015
Largo planning to Whittle down costs

Largo planning to Whittle down costs

Senior management confident optimiser can also set higher-value direction for vanadium mine

Investment

22 JUNE 2015
ABB launches AssetVista

ABB launches AssetVista

ABB has launched a scalable solution to sustain and improve the maintenance performance of a mine

Maintenance

11 JUNE 2015
The appetite for renewables

The appetite for renewables

Elizabeth Judd examines whether lower oil prices will dampen the mining industry's enthusiasm for renewable...

Natural resources

05 JUNE 2015
Largo invites new approach to Brazilian vanadium mine

Largo invites new approach to Brazilian vanadium mine

Whittle Consulting to bring in its Enterprise Optimisation to operations

Investment

04 JUNE 2015
ThyssenKrupp opens Chilean mining service centre

ThyssenKrupp opens Chilean mining service centre

Brazil also part of expansion in South American maintenance and repairs

Development

28 MAY 2015
LiuGong invests in Brazil

LiuGong invests in Brazil

LiuGong announced during the opening of its first factory in Brazil that it will invest US$39 million...

Fleet

09 APRIL 2015
Modular achieves 250th customer mine

Modular achieves 250th customer mine

Vale has selected Modular Mining Systems technologies for its Pico open-pit mine site in Brazil

Fleet

17 MARCH 2015
Brazil updates ventilation regs

Brazil updates ventilation regs

Brazil's National Department of Mineral Production issued Ordinance No. 36 in January, bringing amendments...

Development

16 FEBRUARY 2015
Brazil Minerals completes fleet

Brazil Minerals completes fleet

Brazil Minerals has acquired the last items needed to have its own initial complete fleet

Industrial minerals

11 FEBRUARY 2015