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"

Vale unveils Artificial Intelligence Center

Vale unveils Artificial Intelligence Center

Vale has opened the doors to its AI Center in Vitória, Brazil

Innovation

11 JANUARY 2019
Anglo restarts Minas-Rio

Anglo restarts Minas-Rio

Anglo American has resumed operations at its Minas-Rio iron ore mine in Brazil

Natural resources

02 JANUARY 2019
Beadell wraps up Tucano upgrade

Beadell wraps up Tucano upgrade

The final steps of the Tucano plant upgrade project are complete and fully commissioned

Plant

28 NOVEMBER 2018
RDM ready for restart

RDM ready for restart

Water storage facilities at Brazil operation now have 'sufficient volumes'

Logistics

14 NOVEMBER 2018
Anglo's Minas-Rio pushing back ramp-up plans

Anglo's Minas-Rio pushing back ramp-up plans

Iron ore operation still on schedule for operations restart later this year

Leagold idles RDM due to drought

Leagold idles RDM due to drought

Restart scheduled for early December

Countering reputational damage

Countering reputational damage

Michael Cullen on mining investment and the related risks in Latin America

Industry comment

25 SEPTEMBER 2018
Harsco, ArcelorMittal ink US$150M contract

Harsco, ArcelorMittal ink US$150M contract

Harsco has confirmed it has secured a deal with ArcelorMittal's Brazilian flagship plant Tubarão

Supply chain management

17 SEPTEMBER 2018
Vale's Brucutu fleet shifts to autonomous operation

Vale's Brucutu fleet shifts to autonomous operation

Vale is now running autonomous haul trucks at the Brucutu mine in Minas Gerais, Brazil

Investment

12 SEPTEMBER 2018
Beadell beats the clock on ball mill

Beadell beats the clock on ball mill

Beadell Resources has completed installation and commissioning of a ball mill at its Tucano plant

Comminution

05 SEPTEMBER 2018