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Is China the world’s new clean coal leader?

A new collaboration in Colombia is the latest evidence that China is becoming a world-leading innovator in clean coal. Chris Lo talks to Colombia Clean Power & Fuels COO Graham Chapman about partnering with Chinese firms and the country's influence over the industry.

New McCloskey track mounted stackers match with tracked screening and crushing plants

McCloskey International is proud to announce the new diesel powered 36in x 65ft, 36in x 80ft and 36in x 100ft track mounted stacking conveyors. Read more

$5.4 million mine hoist order is DavyMarkham's first in Peru

Sheffield heavy engineering company DavyMarkham has secured an important $5.4 million contract for the supply of two heavy duty mining hoists to Volcan Compania Minera of Peru, the fourth largest producer of zinc and silver worldwide. Read more

Queensland University Develops Green Technology for Mine Sites

The University of Queensland (UQ) has developed a new technology to support plant growth at mine sites previously unable to support any vegetation due to heavy metal soil contamination.

With financial support from Xstrata Technology, MetalloTek will manage further development and commercialisation of the technology in partnership with industry stakeholders.

MetalloTek's lead researcher said the new technology had the potential to be a low-cost and effective tool for helping rehabilitate metal-contaminated mine sites.