Inmarsat signs MoU with Minas Gerais government

Inmarsat signs MoU with Minas Gerais government

The MoU will explore the potential of IoT solutions for monitoring tailings dams in the region

Communications

29 MAY 2019
Vale gives dam warning

Vale gives dam warning

Vale has identified movement at the northern slope of a pit at the Gongo Soco mine in Minas Gerais

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

Communities evacuated in Minas Gerais as a precaution

Communities evacuated in Minas Gerais as a precaution

Vale and ArcelorMittal are both evacuating communities near upstream tailings dams in Minas Gerais

Geomechanics / Ground ...

08 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
Samarco investigation report published

Samarco investigation report published

A panel has published its findings into the immediate causes of the failure of the Fundão tailings dam...

Brazil Minerals completes fleet

Brazil Minerals completes fleet

Brazil Minerals has acquired the last items needed to have its own initial complete fleet

Industrial minerals

11 FEBRUARY 2015
SmartMine|UG unveiled at Lamego

SmartMine|UG unveiled at Lamego

In December, Devex's SmartMine|UG was unveiled at AngloGold Ashanti's Lamego mine

Fleet

09 FEBRUARY 2015
Carpathian invests in Minetrack

Carpathian invests in Minetrack

The project is located in the towns of Riacho dos Machados and Porteirinha, in the northern region of...

Fleet

28 NOVEMBER 2014
Clariant opens new applied research centre

Clariant opens new applied research centre

Clariant has opened its newest Mining Application and Development Center for Clariant Mining Solutions...

Equipment

12 DECEMBER 2013
Sulzer Pumps opens centre in Brazil

Sulzer Pumps opens centre in Brazil

Sulzer Pumps has opened a new service centre in Nova Lima, Brazil

Equipment

26 MARCH 2013
ABB wins contract for its first gearless mill drive system in iron ore processing

ABB wins contract for its first gearless mill drive system in iron ore processing

ABB was recently contracted to supply GMD systems for two SAG mills at the Serra Azul iron ore mine....

Equipment

14 DECEMBER 2011