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Black Mountain up 20% on high-grade silver results

Posted on July 22, 2014

Grades never before seen with historical results.

CHART: The bigger the miner, the more likely it runs autonomous trucks

Posted on July 10, 2014

The share of underground mines using autonomous vehicles is expected to increase from 32% to 45% in Australia over the next ten years.

Reduce operator fatigue and distraction

Posted on July 7, 2014

Caterpillar's Driver Safety System has over 2,500 units working in the field today providing customers with an innovative solution to manage and mitigate operator distraction and fatigue.

Donald Duck gold coins sold out ‘in minutes’

Posted on July 2, 2014

They are now being traded on auction websites for a 100% profit.

INFOGRAPHIC: All you need to know about crowdsourcing

Posted on July 2, 2014

North America, Europe dominate crowdsourcing industry.

Robert Friedland is coming to Vancouver

Posted on June 24, 2014

INFOGRAPHIC: History of US money

Posted on June 23, 2014

Starting from 1775.

Lucapa Diamond locks two-year license extensions for its Lulo mine in Angola

Posted on June 4, 2014

Lucapa Diamond has got a two-year extension for its Lulo Diamond concession in Angola, granted by said the country's Ministry of Geology and Mines.

The man responsible for integrating Caterpillar's and Bucyrus's parts divisions

Posted on June 1, 2014

"We really acquired 10 different product lines and many different companies."

Komatsu, Finning CAT and FLSmidth are Chile’s top mining suppliers

Posted on May 22, 2014

In its third annual edition, the ranking of best mining suppliers in Chile also reveals that 62% of respondents believe they can find a better supplier than the one they already have.

WEBINAR: Centrifugation solutions in mining technology

Posted on May 15, 2014

Register and win two-months' access to all of EduMine's online courses.

CIM 2014 convention kicks off in Vancouver

Posted on May 11, 2014

Over 6,000 expected to attend.

INFOGRAPHIC: Top mining CEOs – who earns what?

Posted on May 5, 2014

Last year's top earner was a coal miner who ended the year $15 million in the black.

INFOGRAPHIC: Quick primer on cobalt and batteries

Posted on April 24, 2014

By 2020, cobalt used in rechargeable batteries for everything from cellphones to cars could be greater than today's total global refined market.

INFOGRAPHIC: Highest taxes, lowest taxes, weirdest taxes

Posted on April 19, 2014

It's tax time.

Rare Earths: the high-demand metals

Posted on April 10, 2014

Rare earths are in high demand because they are critical to U.S. high-tech innovations, advanced energy and national security.

Reduce operator fatigue and distraction

Posted on April 8, 2014

Caterpillar's Driver Safety System has over 2,500 units working in the field today providing customers with an innovative solution to manage and mitigate operator distraction and fatigue.

VIDEO: This is how US mining firms say to be fuelling innovation

Posted on March 7, 2014

For an industry that has traditionally been conservative in its approach to new technologies, US miners seem to be leading adoption and generation of innovations.

First Majestic Silver reports Q4 loss

Posted on February 27, 2014

The company was off 3.77% to $11.24 today.

Dubai refiner responds to conflict gold charges

Posted on February 26, 2014

Dubai-based Kaloti Jewellery Int'l, one of the world's largest gold refiners, denies it paid out over $5 billion in cash for gold from African war zones.

Centerra Gold 4Q highlights

Posted on February 20, 2014

Centerra Gold was up 4.38% to $5.01

BHP Billiton profits up 31 pct

Posted on February 17, 2014

The greenfield focus is on copper porphyry targets in Chile and Peru.

How mobile technology saves lives

Posted on February 14, 2014

More so than other industry executives, mining execs believe that using mobile technology can be a life-saver.

Improving productivity, efficiency and safety through automation and reliable communication infrastructure

Posted on February 3, 2014

Implementing automation into the mining environment has the potential to realise long term cost reductions and increase levels of productivity and efficiency. In 2014, Mining IQ will host two separate Mine Site Automation & Communication events in Australia. Below are …

Roundup 2014 trade show sold out in Vancouver

Posted on January 24, 2014

AMEBC will host its 31st anniversary Mineral Exploration Roundup January 27-30 in Vancouver. In 2013 more than 7,800 delegates from 44 countries attended the show. It is anticipated that this year’s show will grow, in part due to returning programming, …

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