Aiming to lead by environmental example

Aiming to lead by environmental example

Polymetal's chief sustainability officer Daria Goncharova on the company's green credentials

Sustainability

29 MAY 2019
North Mara runs into environmental issue

North Mara runs into environmental issue

Tanzania government said to be issuing protection order

Key questions to ask about tailings dams

Key questions to ask about tailings dams

Investors should ask three questions about tailings storage facilities

Sustainability

01 MAY 2019
Fortescue to develop Iron Bridge magnetite project

Fortescue to develop Iron Bridge magnetite project

Fortescue Metals Group has green-lit its US$2.6 billion Iron Bridge magnetite project

Development

02 APRIL 2019
The open-pit and underground North Mara complex is in the Tarine District of northern Tanzania

North Mara's water woes

Owner Acacia ordered to clean up after spill or face closure

Plant

12 MARCH 2019
Weir boosts Yara processes through partnership

Weir boosts Yara processes through partnership

Weir Minerals' integrated solutions approach increased the Siilinjärvi mine's tailings storage space...

Operational Excellence

25 FEBRUARY 2019
Rio Tinto discloses tailings dam details

Rio Tinto discloses tailings dam details

Rio Tinto has released information on its tailings facilities

Operational Excellence

21 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
65 dead, hundreds missing after another Vale dam collapse

65 dead, hundreds missing after another Vale dam collapse

Vale announced on January 25 a tailings dam near its Feijão iron ore mine had suffered a "breach"

Aus Tin restarts processing at Granville

Aus Tin restarts processing at Granville

Project's tailings storage facility now complete

Plant

21 JANUARY 2019
Newcrest begins approved tailings deposition plan

Newcrest begins approved tailings deposition plan

Newcrest has begun making tailings deposits in the old Cadia Hill open pit