US company and Santiago uni in water-saving lithium cooperation

US company and Santiago uni in water-saving lithium cooperation

Partners claim new technology will enable extraction from low-concentration lithium salars.

Sustainability

20 NOVEMBER 2020
Windfall Geotek AI exploration success at Tierra De Oro

Windfall Geotek AI exploration success at Tierra De Oro

Technology validated as it identifies gold, copper at the planned operation.

Exploration

19 NOVEMBER 2020
Antofagasta wants copper mark for Centinela , Zaldívar

Antofagasta wants copper mark for Centinela , Zaldívar

Projects must meet emissions, safety and health, tailings management and biodiversity standards

Sustainability

16 NOVEMBER 2020
Los Andes opts for HPGR technology at Vizcachitas

Los Andes opts for HPGR technology at Vizcachitas

Chile project seeking low energy, water use.

Operational Excellence

09 NOVEMBER 2020
Chile mines cut continental water use

Chile mines cut continental water use

Seawater use, recirculating increasing

Sustainability

04 NOVEMBER 2020
Measuring Casing Thickness Can Extend Part Wear Life

Measuring Casing Thickness Can Extend Part Wear Life

GIW uses research and development to calculate pump casings' wear life.

giw industries

03 NOVEMBER 2020
Personnel tracking and emergency management at El Teniente

Personnel tracking and emergency management at El Teniente

Mining TAG is a technology company that provides mining solutions for underground operations.

Operational Excellence

30 OCTOBER 2020
Codelco trialling electric mining truck

Codelco trialling electric mining truck

The electrical model begins its industrial test at an altitude of more than 2,000 meters.

Fleet

16 OCTOBER 2020
Deswik go for open mining

Deswik go for open mining

Deswik.GO is a design and scheduling tool for open cut mines that gives planners options.

Innovation

13 OCTOBER 2020
SQM commits to cutting water, brine use

SQM commits to cutting water, brine use

Statement follows court ruling the company needs to make amends for over-pumping lithium brine.

Sustainability

09 OCTOBER 2020
Rio2 names Fenix contractors

Rio2 names Fenix contractors

Fenix is one of 220 projects prioritized by the Office of Sustainable Project Management in Chile.

Development

29 SEPTEMBER 2020
ABB, TAKRAF commission Chuquicamata conveyor

ABB, TAKRAF commission Chuquicamata conveyor

The 58 MegaWatt drive power system covers a distance of almost 13km.

Transport

28 SEPTEMBER 2020