Vale details damages for dam disaster

Vale details damages for dam disaster

Vale announces compensation for workers and families of those who died in the Brumadinho disaster

Mining majors talk tailings

Mining majors talk tailings

Anglo American, Glencore and BHP go into detail about their tailings dams

Canadian group wants to 'clean up' mining

Canadian group wants to 'clean up' mining

A new group is pushing for changes "to help fix key mining problems" in British Columbia, Canada

Sustainability

16 MAY 2019
Vale spends more on dry processing to avoid tailings dams

Vale spends more on dry processing to avoid tailings dams

Vale aims to invest a further BRL11 billion in dry processing of iron ore

Vale's Brucutu gearing back up following dam burst

Vale's Brucutu gearing back up following dam burst

Brazilian operation had been idled since February

Sul Superior dam may be in danger

Sul Superior dam may be in danger

Vale reportedly warns of potential collapse in Brazil

Upstream tailings dam ban causes uncertainty in Brazil

Upstream tailings dam ban causes uncertainty in Brazil

Some miners in Brazil face an uncertain future as a result of the ban on upstream dams

Vale needs to guarantee funds to fix Brumadinho damage

Vale needs to guarantee funds to fix Brumadinho damage

Brazilian prosecutors are seeking a BRL50 billion guarantee from Vale

Natural resources

18 MARCH 2019
Activists storm PDAC during sustainability talk

Activists storm PDAC during sustainability talk

Sustainability leaders weigh in on building the perfect mine 'we all want to see'

Sustainability

05 MARCH 2019
Schvartsman steps down as Vale CEO

Schvartsman steps down as Vale CEO

Vale CEO Fabio Schvartsman has stepped down in the wake of the deadly Brumadinho tailings disaster

Vale suspends operations at Fábrica and Vargem Grande

Vale suspends operations at Fábrica and Vargem Grande

Brazil's National Mining Agency has ordered the immediate suspension of activities at the complexes

Geomechanics / Ground ...

22 FEBRUARY 2019
Rio Tinto discloses tailings dam details

Rio Tinto discloses tailings dam details

Rio Tinto has released information on its tailings facilities

Operational Excellence

21 FEBRUARY 2019