Jubilee executes platinum tailings agreement

Jubilee executes platinum tailings agreement

Jubilee Platinum has executed a framework and processing of tailings agreement with PlatCro Proprietary...

Precious metals

20 MARCH 2017
SciDev supplies OptiFlox to Wilpinjong

SciDev supplies OptiFlox to Wilpinjong

SciDev will supply an OptiFlox system and associated chemicals at the Wilpinjong thermal coal mine

Coal

17 MARCH 2017
QBirt secures contract for Rio Tinto's Amrun

QBirt secures contract for Rio Tinto's Amrun

Rio Tinto has awarded a bulk earthworks contract valued at US$70 million to QBirt

Logistics

20 JANUARY 2017
Samarco claims to be settled by June 30

Samarco claims to be settled by June 30

Vale and BHP Billiton Brasil have entered into an agreement with the federal prosecutors' office in Brazil...

Taking on tailings with technology

Taking on tailings with technology

Dr Caius Priscu, head of mineral residue facilities at Anglo American, writes exclusively for MM

Industry comment

06 JANUARY 2017
Samarco plans to deposit tailings at Timbopeba

Samarco plans to deposit tailings at Timbopeba

BHP and Vale have agreed the use of Vale's Timbopeba pit to deposit tailings should Samarco restart

Milling begins at Haile

Milling begins at Haile

OceanaGold has commenced milling at the Haile gold mine in South Carolina, US

Precious metals

04 JANUARY 2017
ICMM highlights tailings governance

ICMM highlights tailings governance

ICMM has announced a new agreement to improve the management of mine tailings

Life-cycle / End of li...

06 DECEMBER 2016
Filtering down

Filtering down

Aqseptence Group hosted an Open House event at its facility in Lugo, Italy, in October

Plant

28 NOVEMBER 2016
Samarco story takes a twist

Samarco story takes a twist

Criminal charges have been filed against 22 people in Brazil's federal court following the 2015 Samarco...

Tailings research breakthrough

Tailings research breakthrough

Researchers at UCB have isolated organisms that cause acid-rock drainage

OceanaGold to get Outotec mine backfill plant

OceanaGold to get Outotec mine backfill plant

Outotec will design and deliver a paste backfill plant to OceanaGold's Didipio gold mine

Life-cycle / End of li...

30 SEPTEMBER 2016