Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects

Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects

Non-energy mining added as covered sector under Title 41 of FAST

Natural resources

17 JANUARY 2020
GR Engineering acquires Hanlon

GR Engineering acquires Hanlon

GR Engineering Services has entered into an agreement to purchase Hanlon Engineering & Associates

Logistics

16 JANUARY 2020
State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options

State court pulls PolyMet permits, US mine developer examining options

Minnesota, US, copper-nickel project now on hold

Sustainability

15 JANUARY 2020
Medallion, Stantec start search for REE plant site

Medallion, Stantec start search for REE plant site

Canadian company has been eyeing North America since mid-year 2019

Investment

10 JANUARY 2020
Jennmar buys Vossloh mine rail assets

Jennmar buys Vossloh mine rail assets

Aiming to become "premier provider" of rail and tie components for the US UG coal market

Transport

08 JANUARY 2020
Pumpkin Hollow carving begins

Pumpkin Hollow carving begins

US copper op ships first concentrate

Transport

06 JANUARY 2020
The Gunnison project is a low cost, in-situ recovery copper extraction project in Arizona, US

Mining commences at Gunnison

Excelsior Mining has successfully commenced in-situ mining operations at the Gunnison copper project...

Development

02 JANUARY 2020
Rare earths pilot facility comes to Colorado

Rare earths pilot facility comes to Colorado

Joint venture partners expect plant to be open within 90 days

Plant

19 DECEMBER 2019
Nevada Copper pumped for Pumpkin production start

Nevada Copper pumped for Pumpkin production start

Pumpkin Hollow becomes first new US copper project to start production in more than a decade

Development

16 DECEMBER 2019
US coal jobs in downward spiral, says EIA

US coal jobs in downward spiral, says EIA

Agency data shows 42% reduction in employment since 2011

Life-cycle / End of li...

13 DECEMBER 2019
ioneer, Shell sign sulphur supply agreement

ioneer, Shell sign sulphur supply agreement

Offtake nearing for lithium-boron developer

Supply chain management

09 DECEMBER 2019
Rio Tinto lifts Bingham southern pit spend to US$2.5B

Rio Tinto lifts Bingham southern pit spend to US$2.5B

Mining major says Kennecott Copper can produce until at least 2032

Development

03 DECEMBER 2019