Posted on January 28, 2013
Hole VVGD-529 intersected 12.07 meters grading 11.08 g/t Au including 4.85 meters grading 26.78 g/t Au.
Posted on January 16, 2013
These results are part of a drill program designed to expand the size of the mineral resource estimation that already includes 1,665,000 tonnes at 10.05 g/t gold in the indicated category and 2,906,000 tonnes at 8.76 g/t gold as an inferred resource.
Posted on January 7, 2013
Last month the markets finished relatively flat. However, the first few days of January trading, after the cliff aversion, has seen S&P 500 hit a 5-year high.
Posted on December 21, 2012
Underground miners, led by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union, demanded that those suspended for participating in strike action last week be reinstated.
Posted on December 20, 2012
Here are some of the other startling highlights from the IEA’s Medium-Term Coal Market Report 2012 Factsheet.
Posted on December 17, 2012
Antimony naturally occurs in the Earth’s crust. More importantly it’s used in screens, batteries and to make heat sensitive products flame retardant.
Posted on December 5, 2012
Here from the National Mining Association are the top mining states in the US ranked by the value of mineral production from 2011
Posted on November 28, 2012
The proceeds from the offering are intended to help found the development of its Mt. Milligan copper-gold mine in British Columbia, Canada.
Posted on October 30, 2012
The story of this legendary precious metal begins with its use by ancient civilizations.
Posted on October 17, 2012
The mineral fluorspar is now more important – and expensive – than ever.
Posted on October 16, 2012
The company outlines record petroleum production, an increase in Queensland coal volumes and a milestone achievement from Western Australia Iron Ore.
Posted on October 11, 2012
While best known for it's use in the 5 cent coin, nickel has farm more strategic uses.
Posted on October 9, 2012
Four for four. The ever brilliant Visual Capitalist is here with its final gold infographic.
Posted on September 25, 2012
Did you know that 95% of all the metal produced per year is Iron? You do now and thanks to the brilliant infographics of Visual Capitalist.
Posted on September 7, 2012
BHP Billiton announced today the completed sale of of its 37% share of Richards Bay Minerals to Rio Tinto for $1.91 billion.
Posted on August 21, 2012
Marius Kloppers, CEO of mining giant BHP Billiton, has decided to waive his annual bonus in light of a recent forecast in which BHP's revenues are projected to drop 38%
Posted on August 20, 2012
"Owners of the illegal gold mines were recruiting children aged below 16 years to do casual labour on the mines contrary to the law."
Posted on August 16, 2012
South African police began firing on a surging crowd of workers leaving 18 people dead.
Posted on August 16, 2012
"Illegal miners rushed to be the first in the bottom of the pit but the sides collapsed, burying them all."
Posted on August 15, 2012
That's what Cameron Alexander of GFMS set to find out.
Posted on August 13, 2012
Some of Anglo American's top shareholders are demanding that CEO Cynthia Carroll be shown the door, according to a report by the Telegraph.
Posted on August 10, 2012
Russian gold reserves represents roughly 10% of the world's total supply. However, foreign companies are leery to move into a country that regulates gold reserves over 50 tonnes to be that of 'federal significance'.
Posted on August 8, 2012
With exploration forced to higher risk areas and growing Chinese demand, Visual Capitalist explores why copper prices have increased by 400% in the last decade.
Posted on August 7, 2012
New technology, and recent gas reserve discoveries, have altered the conversation about North American energy. Fortunately Visual Capitalist has put together a clever infographic outlining the demand, market and supply of natural gas.
Posted on August 2, 2012
"Primero achieved its strongest quarter to date. San Dimas delivered record gold and silver production, record profit margins and record operating cash flow for Primero."
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