Mining accelerates its tailings transition

Mining accelerates its tailings transition

Tailings facilities are growing in size, as are mining companies' obligations to ensure their safety...

Tailings

26 APRIL 2022
Defusing the tailings time-bomb

Defusing the tailings time-bomb

Miners that approach standards as a tick-box exercise are inviting disaster

Geomechanics / Ground ...

10 NOVEMBER 2021
BHP's TSF risk reduction

BHP's TSF risk reduction

BHP evaluated all 72 of its operational TSFs

Geomechanics / Ground ...

14 SEPTEMBER 2021
The Future of Tailings Management

The Future of Tailings Management

This report explores some of the innovative solutions leading us to safer tailings management.

05 AUGUST 2021
Restrictions ease at Vale's Fábrica mine

Restrictions ease at Vale's Fábrica mine

Fábrica mine is located near the town of Ouro Preto

Can 'alternative tailings disposal' become the norm?

Can 'alternative tailings disposal' become the norm?

In the future it may be possible to extract metals without crushing and grinding

Tailings from a life-cycle perspective

Tailings from a life-cycle perspective

Real-time digital data reporting can help companies comply with new standards

ICMM launches tailings management protocols

ICMM launches tailings management protocols

Protocols will help promote good governance and in assessments

Improving tailings management from the ground up

Improving tailings management from the ground up

Soil moisture mapping can be used to assess critical assets in the mining sector

Tailings dams face pandemic pressures

Tailings dams face pandemic pressures

Technology has had to step up for tailings safety.

Raising the Standard in tailings management

Raising the Standard in tailings management

The onus is now on ensuring broader adoption and adherence

Sustainability

19 APRIL 2021
MAC updates tailings management guidance

MAC updates tailings management guidance

Update follows a detailed comparison with the Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management