Sandvik to deliver AutoMine to Codelco

Sandvik to deliver AutoMine to Codelco

Companies sign infrastructure deal for $43.9 million

Underground mining

04 JANUARY 2022
Major cobalt producer buys Zimbabwean mine

Major cobalt producer buys Zimbabwean mine

China-based Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt completes deal for $422 million

Underground mining

23 DECEMBER 2021
Agnico Eagle sends Nunavut workers home

Agnico Eagle sends Nunavut workers home

Off-site workers will not return to the mines for at least three weeks.

Operational Excellence

23 DECEMBER 2021
Sandvik finalises GWS takeover

Sandvik finalises GWS takeover

Company completes deal originally announced in November

Infrastructure

23 DECEMBER 2021
Korea Zinc branch buys clean energy company

Korea Zinc branch buys clean energy company

Ark Energy was founded in 2021, with a mandate to decarbonise Korea Zinc's energy supply.

Power / Remote power

23 DECEMBER 2021
U3O8 Corp sells Argentine project

U3O8 Corp sells Argentine project

U3O8 will now focus on development of its Berlin deposit in Colombia.

Development

23 DECEMBER 2021
Metso Outotec strikes deal for Boliden smelter

Metso Outotec strikes deal for Boliden smelter

Zinc capacity to increase by 150,000 tonnes annually

Infrastructure

22 DECEMBER 2021
Work begins on carbon capture facility

Work begins on carbon capture facility

Plant to be the first to use carbon captured from the atmosphere.

Transport

22 DECEMBER 2021
Myanmar mine landslide kills at least one

Myanmar mine landslide kills at least one

The landslide is believed to have dislodged waste at the jade mine.

Underground mining

22 DECEMBER 2021
Vale sells coal assets in eco-friendly push

Vale sells coal assets in eco-friendly push

Miner strikes deals with Vulcan for Mozambique mine

Underground mining

22 DECEMBER 2021
Akobo Minerals upgrades drill capacity

Akobo Minerals upgrades drill capacity

Company acquires new technology from Protek Norr AB

Underground mining

22 DECEMBER 2021
Nullagine mechanical sorter trials begin

Nullagine mechanical sorter trials begin

Phase 3 of the testwork program will focus on the Comet Well project next year.

Design / Build

21 DECEMBER 2021