Taranis taps three consultants to tackle Thor

Taranis taps three consultants to tackle Thor

Consultants selected will assist with engineering, environmental studies and surveying

Natural resources

27 MARCH 2019
BacTech, Labris Mining sign environmental deal

BacTech, Labris Mining sign environmental deal

The companies will look for Turkish projects where they can employ bioleaching

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
Vale port activities suspended at Mangaratiba

Vale port activities suspended at Mangaratiba

Vale has had its port activities suspended for the second time this year by the city of Mangaratiba

Logistics

12 MARCH 2019
Teck taps IDE for Quebrada Blanca desalination plant

Teck taps IDE for Quebrada Blanca desalination plant

Teck has commissioned IDE Technologies to design and supply a modular SWRO desalination plant

Natural resources

14 FEBRUARY 2019
BQE inks pair of contracts in China

BQE inks pair of contracts in China

New deals are the result of Guoda gold smelter project last year, company said

Operational Excellence

14 FEBRUARY 2019
"The dam collapsed so fast that the sludge engulfed the alarms"

"The dam collapsed so fast that the sludge engulfed the alarms"

Vale's Fabio Schvartsman gave a press conference after a meeting with Brazil's prosecutor general

Geomechanics / Ground ...

01 FEBRUARY 2019
Peruvian iron ore producer ordered to stop

Peruvian iron ore producer ordered to stop

Peruvian iron-ore producer, Shougang Hierro Peru, has ceased operations at its Marcona mine

SLR secures environmental permit for Hemerdon

SLR secures environmental permit for Hemerdon

Wolf Minerals Hemerdon mine has received the first environmental permit for a new Category A mining waste...

Equipment

13 JANUARY 2014

Down with tailings

Dr Tracy Shimmield looks at deep-sea mine tailings placement and the associated marine environmental...

Management

31 MAY 2013

Golder acquires NovaTec

Golder Associates has acquired Vancouver-based NovaTec Consultants

Equipment

20 FEBRUARY 2013
Performing under pressure

Performing under pressure

Australia's mining sector is achieving impressive results despite political and environmental problems...

Management

06 SEPTEMBER 2011