Year in Review: Top stories of 2019

Year in Review: Top stories of 2019

From tailings dam woes to M&As - 2019 was an eventful year in mining

Innovation

20 DECEMBER 2019
Electric concept a 'no-brainer' for Nouveau

Electric concept a 'no-brainer' for Nouveau

Nouveau Monde CEO Eric Desaulniers on the latest developments at its all-electric open-pit mine

Technology / innovation

20 DECEMBER 2019
Drop in the ocean

Drop in the ocean

DeepGreen Metals' CEO Gerard Barron on its deep-sea mining ambitions

Sustainability

19 DECEMBER 2019
Securing private LTE networks

Securing private LTE networks

Lakshmi Kandadai and Meir Cohen on cybersecurity threats in mission-critical 4G/5G private networks

Industry comment

17 DECEMBER 2019
The water conundrum

The water conundrum

Mayer Brown's Ian R. Coles on desalination solutions in Chile

Industry comment

12 DECEMBER 2019
Getting a visual

Getting a visual

The future vital elements of virtual reality, augmented reality and data visualisation in mining

Innovation

06 DECEMBER 2019
Orica and Epiroc expand on partnership

Orica and Epiroc expand on partnership

Orica and Epiroc tell MM more about their planned semi-automated explosives delivery system

Technology / innovation

05 DECEMBER 2019
Back to mining the Iberian Pyrite Belt

Back to mining the Iberian Pyrite Belt

Mining companies have once again shown interest in investing in Andalusia

Investment

02 DECEMBER 2019
Mining's urgent need for digital twin technology

Mining's urgent need for digital twin technology

Miners can create measurable and ongoing value with digital twins

Innovation

27 NOVEMBER 2019
New pathways to social licence to operate

New pathways to social licence to operate

With more pressure on miners from society at large, they need to refresh their approach

Sustainability

19 NOVEMBER 2019
Pumpkin Hollow's growth story

Pumpkin Hollow's growth story

Nevada Copper expects first ore through Pumpkin Hollow plant imminently

Development

14 NOVEMBER 2019
Creating value for shareholders

Creating value for shareholders

Rebecca Bothamley, partner at law firm Mayer Brown, talks M&A in the gold mining sector

Industry comment

13 NOVEMBER 2019