Lucara to expand Karowe underground

Lucara to expand Karowe underground

Miner has plans to extend the life of the Karowe mine out to 2040

Development

07 NOVEMBER 2019
GHH rolls out ultra-clean Stage V dump truck

GHH rolls out ultra-clean Stage V dump truck

Manufacturer says upgraded MK-A35 is first truck in its class with ultra-clean Stage V diesel engine...

Fleet

07 NOVEMBER 2019
Veolia brings lithium production process to Mexico

Veolia brings lithium production process to Mexico

Firm working in tandem with Bacanora Lithium to apply solution at Sonora

Chemicals / Reagents

07 NOVEMBER 2019
Huber+Suhner adds to mining's fibre-optic toolbox

Huber+Suhner adds to mining's fibre-optic toolbox

Company working with Ampcontrol to roll out communications infrastructure solutions

Communications

07 NOVEMBER 2019
SEMAFO, Perenti employees caught up in Burkina Faso mine convoy ambush

SEMAFO, Perenti employees caught up in Burkina Faso mine convoy ambush

At least 37 people have been killed and 60 injured in an attack on a convoy

Transport

07 NOVEMBER 2019
Elk Creek EPC contracts go to Cementation, Zachry

Elk Creek EPC contracts go to Cementation, Zachry

Nebraska, US, superalloy project also retains Nordmin for engineering

Development

06 NOVEMBER 2019
Barrick to 'modernise' Hemlo, moves to UG contract mining

Barrick to 'modernise' Hemlo, moves to UG contract mining

Modernisation programme aims to refocus Ontario mine as a Tier 2 asset

Development

06 NOVEMBER 2019
Petropavlovsk reaping rewards of tech focus

Petropavlovsk reaping rewards of tech focus

A focus on technology is starting to pay off for Russia gold producer Petropavlovsk

Operational Excellence

06 NOVEMBER 2019
Hexagon and Trysome sign five-year partnership

Hexagon and Trysome sign five-year partnership

Hexagon strikes five-year partnership with Trysome Auto-Electrical Engineering in South Africa

Simulation / Optimisation

05 NOVEMBER 2019
Codelco desal plant contract goes to Marubeni consortium

Codelco desal plant contract goes to Marubeni consortium

BOOT contract for initial 840L/s desalination plant has been awarded

Sustainability

05 NOVEMBER 2019
Finnish research centre channels expertise into automation

Finnish research centre channels expertise into automation

VTT SenseWay will specialise in autonomous systems

Innovation

05 NOVEMBER 2019
Nunavut MacLean to look after Agnico Eagle UG fleet

Nunavut MacLean to look after Agnico Eagle UG fleet

New local, Inuit-owned business to service MacLean vehicles at Meliadine, Amaruq Whale Tail

Fleet

05 NOVEMBER 2019