Turning the risk of mine closure into opportunity

Turning the risk of mine closure into opportunity

Over the next decade, an estimated 60 major mines will reach the end of their production life

Life-cycle / End of li...

12 SEPTEMBER 2018
Rehabilitation and closure in South Africa

Rehabilitation and closure in South Africa

SRK Consulting discusses rehabilitation for mine closure in South Africa

Mine closure in action

Mine closure in action

ICMM's member companies have committed to include sustainable development in their decision-making

Impala Platinum closing five operations

Impala Platinum closing five operations

Impala Platinum has revealed it will close five of its 11 mining operations and slice 13,000 jobs

ERA sets path for Ranger mine closure

ERA sets path for Ranger mine closure

Energy Resources of Australia has released the closure plan for its Ranger uranium mine

Bullfrog backfill to keep water at bay

Bullfrog backfill to keep water at bay

Closure planning and water management at Barrick's Bullfrog mine in Nevada, US

Prominent Hill open pit closes

Prominent Hill open pit closes

OZ Minerals announced last year that the Aussie copper-gold open pit would close

Victor mine to close

Victor mine to close

De Beers' Victor mine will complete mining in 2019

Natural resources

03 NOVEMBER 2017
Prosper-Haniel goes green

Prosper-Haniel goes green

RAG plans to turn the Prosper-Haniel coal mine into a hydroelectric reservoir upon closure

Sustainability

22 MARCH 2017
Quatre eyes up Queensland mines

Quatre eyes up Queensland mines

Quatre has a new solution designed to oversee mine rehabilitation

Natural resources

20 JANUARY 2017
A masterclass in mine closure

A masterclass in mine closure

Barrick Gold's Pierina mine is working hard to safeguard local water quality through its closure

Mine of the month

21 OCTOBER 2016
Vedanta marks final shipment from Lisheen

Vedanta marks final shipment from Lisheen

Vedanta Resources' Lisheen mine marked its final shipment of zinc on Thursday January 21 2016

Base metals

25 JANUARY 2016