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Several people hurt in blast at Brazil steelmaker Usiminas' plant

Brazilian steelmaker Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais said said none of the injuries were severe.

How to close the loop on lithium-ion battery recycling

Find the cobalt.

Colibri Resource intersects 61 metres with an average grade of 0.75 grams per tonne gold

The Maritime-based junior is drilling its Pilar Gold Project in Sonora, Mexico. 

Private equity firm to deploy $550 million into mining sector

Targeting close or ready for production.

Prosper One enters Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to spend $3m to earn 55% of lithium Chile's Pintadas Norte project.

Prosper One and Lithium Chile will enter into a joint venture agreement where Prosper One may earn a 55% interest in Lithium Chile’s Pintadas Norte project.

Vancouver miners are hiring: report

Vancouver miners will add 10% more employees in the third quarter of 2018.

Wheaton Precious Metals, Cobalt 27 acquire cobalt stream from Vale for US$690M

"We see numerous similarities between cobalt and silver."

Lucara recovers 472 carat diamond, third largest ever for Karowe

Recovered from the Karowe Diamond Mine located in Botswana.

Atac Resources receives positive decision for all-season tote road to the Rackla gold property

“The receipt of a positive joint Decision Document between the First Nation of Na-Cho Nyak Dun and the Yukon Government is a major de-risking milestone for the Company and all three projects within the Rackla Gold Property,” states ATAC’s President and CEO, Graham Downs.

New shaft will extend EU's largest gold mine to 2035

The biggest gold mine in the European Union is getting a new lease on life, thanks to a shaft sinking project that will increase throughput by 25%.

First Majestic Silver output climbs

The Mexico-focused miner produced 4 million ounces of silver in the third quarter of 2017 from its six operating silver mines.

Fireweed Drills Wide High Grade Mineralization at Macmillan Pass Project including 10.20% Zinc, 6.28% Lead and 87.7 g/t Silver over 24.4 meters (True Width)

“We are excited to see these results not just confirm the historic grades, but also exceed them significantly in places.”

Gold rebounds on North Korea’s nuclear testing, Fed minutes in focus

Investors were awaiting the release of minutes from the US Federal Reserve’s June meeting, due Wednesday afternoon shortly after gold futures settle.

British Columbia mining revenue was up $1B last year

Met coal is king.

This Nintendo is made of 24K gold and it’s being auctioned right now

A couple of video games-lovers has put one of the only 10 such consoles that were sold out last year, up for auction on eBay.

Zinc miner spends $20M on a new fleet

Sandvik Mining will supply and maintain a full fleet of mining equipment for Caribou Mine operations.

Yukon Mining Alliance announces program at Vancouver Resource Investment Conference

The Yukon Mining Alliance has two days of programs at the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference, which commences this Sunday. The Deputy Premier and mines minister, Ranj Pillai, will kick things off at 10 a.m. at the […]

For General Electric, mining's future is digital

At MINExpo 2016, GE showcased its cloud-based platform Predix and other applications that help miners drive productivity.

How to collect mining data

Mines making correct use of data are seeing improved results, says AMC.

Using augmented reality to process mining data

How to optimize your mine's operation by connecting pieces of data.

Applying soft-rock mining concepts in hard-rock mining

CAT launched a fully mechanized longwall system for continuous mining of flat and tabular deposits.

Barrick on track to meet 2016 debt reduction target — Haywood

The sales of Kalgoorlie and Barrick's 63% interest in Acacia would provide well in excess of $2 billion.

Shell presents its portfolio of lubrication products

When you start to think that one injector can over-lubricate by $50,000 a year and when you’ve got—on some machines—200 injectors, some of those savings can be huge.

What's happening in the Golden Triangle is 'game changing' – Colorado Resources CEO

The company's targets are high-grade gold veins similar to the Snip Mine and Pretivm Resources Valley of the King deposit, as well as bulk tonnage copper-gold mineralization similar to Seabridge Resources KSM Project.

This is what CAT's 794 AC truck can do for you

Caterpillar’s introduced its newest large mining truck, the 794 AC, at MINExpo International 2016.