Inmarsat joins mining innovation hub in Brazil

Inmarsat joins mining innovation hub in Brazil

Collaboration with key players in mining set to drive technology uptake in Brazil

Innovation

10 SEPTEMBER 2019
Progress abound in Almonty portfolio

Progress abound in Almonty portfolio

Company's mines in Portugal, Spain and South Korea each moving along

Operational Excellence

10 SEPTEMBER 2019
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

Mining organisations form initiative to tackle tailings challenges

Mining organisations form initiative to tackle tailings challenges

A new initiative between professional minerals organisations to address tailings management issues

Mining3 developing autonomous tailings dam sensors

Mining3 developing autonomous tailings dam sensors

Mining3, UQ and ACARP are working on autonomous sensors for the monitoring of tailings dam stability...

SME's tailings takeaway

SME's tailings takeaway

Improvements in tailings management have taken centre stage at the annual SME conference in Denver

Geomechanics / Ground ...

25 FEBRUARY 2019
Tailings dams: we need to start 'failing forwards'

Tailings dams: we need to start 'failing forwards'

What could and should be done to achieve better design, management and closure practices for TSFs

Operational Excellence

20 FEBRUARY 2019
Vale evacuates people near Mar Azul mine

Vale evacuates people near Mar Azul mine

Preventative measure due to uncertainty over upstream tailings dam

Geomechanics / Ground ...

18 FEBRUARY 2019
We need to talk about tailings

We need to talk about tailings

My first thought when reading the news on January 26: "How has this been allowed to happen again?"

Editor's comment

15 FEBRUARY 2019
Brazil mining authority plans to ban upstream tailings dams

Brazil mining authority plans to ban upstream tailings dams

ANM is set to issue an administrative order to either remove upstream tailings dams or convert them

Geomechanics / Ground ...

11 FEBRUARY 2019
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