Ecuador introduces stricter dam regulations

Ecuador introduces stricter dam regulations

Rules for design, construction aim at preventing disasters.

Vale continues tailings dam decommissioning

Vale continues tailings dam decommissioning

Containment and "decharacterisation" work progressing for at-risk structures

Life-cycle / End of li...

12 FEBRUARY 2020
Vale funds dry processing plant

Vale funds dry processing plant

Iron ore miner to spend up to US$100 million on facility

Plant

11 FEBRUARY 2020
Katoro, Blyvoor tackling tailings together

Katoro, Blyvoor tackling tailings together

JV formed to gather gold from a resource of about 1.34Moz

Operational Excellence

04 FEBRUARY 2020
Portal to safer tailings storage

Portal to safer tailings storage

GRID-Arendal unveils first-ever worldwide tailings database

Investors, miners meet to review tailings dam safety

Investors, miners meet to review tailings dam safety

Data presented at summit reveals 10% of tailings storage facilities have had stability issues

Sustainability

01 NOVEMBER 2019
Inmarsat joins Global Mining Guidelines Group

Inmarsat joins Global Mining Guidelines Group

Inmarsat has joined GMG, an organisation that encourages collaboration and innovation in mining

Communications

31 OCTOBER 2019
Inmarsat, Glass Terra collaborate on tailings dam monitoring

Inmarsat, Glass Terra collaborate on tailings dam monitoring

Combined solution offers real-time instrument monitoring with IoT LiDAR

Innovation

29 OCTOBER 2019
In the flow

In the flow

Mines require comprehensive water-management plans to be able to operate safely and sustainably

Natural resources

09 AUGUST 2019
GroundProbe opens 24/7 monitoring centre in Santiago

GroundProbe opens 24/7 monitoring centre in Santiago

Orica business unit adds second ground-monitoring station

Partial return of dry processing at Vargem Grande

Partial return of dry processing at Vargem Grande

ANM has authorised the partial resumption of dry processing at Vale's Vargem Grande complex

Sigma gets permits for Brazil lithium plant without a tailings dam

Sigma gets permits for Brazil lithium plant without a tailings dam

Design does not include a tailings storage facility

Plant

12 JUNE 2019