Posted on June 12, 2015
While the term "diamond" comes from the Greek word "Adamas", meaning "unconquerable", the earliest gems were found in India, in 4th century BC.
Posted on June 10, 2015
The industry body said that instead of fighting fossil fuels, industrialized nations should try to make them cleaner.
Posted on May 28, 2015
On Thursday the stock lost over 7%, closing at 18.30 pounds, after having skyrocketed almost 120% from May 22 to May 26.
Posted on May 27, 2015
EduMine has been providing online training to FQM’s mining operations in Zambia and Mauritania for several years.
Posted on May 4, 2015
"Engineers must recognize they can control erosion for a time, but not for a long time."
Posted on May 1, 2015
The last kimberlite eruption occurred over 25 million years ago.
Posted on April 28, 2015
Operations continue to perform within guidance.
Posted on April 23, 2015
It was a hundred years ago that journalist Ben Hughes and printer Ernie Hand launched The Northern Miner from the silver fields of Cobalt, Ontario.
Posted on April 6, 2015
Up $4.17 a share.
Posted on March 26, 2015
Running from April 12th to 15th.
Posted on March 20, 2015
The copper price recovered from a one-month low on Wednesday to gain 3% on Thursday, as the metal markets reacted to a dovish Fed statement and news out of Indonesia that production has stopped at the Grasberg mine.
Posted on March 15, 2015
Posted on March 11, 2015
Allied Nevada owns the Hycroft gold and silver mine in Nevada, but falling precious metals prices and debts of $543m forced it into restructuring.
Posted on December 15, 2014
The United States Senate has passed a controversial land swap deal, paving the way for the country's largest copper mine to move forward, following close to a decade of roadblocks by Washington.
Posted on September 10, 2014
Are you a map lover? A mining enthusiast? Since 1992 InfoMine has been analyzing and tracking mines and exploration projects around the world. Here are InfoMine’s five most popular MapMine maps.
Posted on August 21, 2014
Top machine can excavate 9,000 tonnes of earth in just one hour.
Posted on August 18, 2014
Taking on the Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF.
Posted on August 8, 2014
A chilling effect.
Posted on July 31, 2014
The143-kilometre seawater pipeline is operational
Posted on July 15, 2014
To take over from past President Ian Ball.
Posted on July 14, 2014
Mirny's operations lasted 44 years.
Posted on July 14, 2014
Superchargers replenish half a charge in as little as 20 minutes.
Posted on June 1, 2014
Posted on May 28, 2014
The region produces 45% of the world’s copper, 50% of its silver, 26% of its molybdenum, and equally high percentages of zinc, gold and iron ore.
Posted on May 25, 2014
"We need to recognize that post closure is forever."
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