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Introducing Calciclean C234 to the mining world

A revolutionary new chemical product in mining heat exchange processes

Wits graduates see power of change in Anglo’s BLAST program

Earning a place in Anglo American’s flagship graduate program is an achievement in itself, but more importantly gives top achievers an opportunity to change the face of mining – as two graduates from the School of Mining Engineering at Wits University are finding out.

CRIRSCO membership growth continues

Global efforts by the Committee for Mineral Reserves International Reporting Standards (CRIRSCO) to promote greater trust in mineral resource estimates took another step forward recently with the admission of Indonesia into its ranks. Admitted in […]

CRIRSCO membership growth continues

Global efforts by the Committee for Mineral Reserves International Reporting Standards (CRIRSCO) to promote greater trust in mineral resource estimates took another step forward recently with the admission of Indonesia into its ranks.

Outotec to deliver minerals processing technology and services to MMC Norilsk Nickel in Russia

Outotec has been awarded a contract by MMC Norilsk Nickel for the delivery of minerals processing technology and related advisory services to Kola Mining and Metallurgical Company's concentrator plant in Zapolyarny, Pechenga District in Russia.

SA mining industry sees a turnaround in financial performance amid a challenging operating environment: PwC SA Mine report

2017 another challenging year for SA mining industry due to decrease in dividends and market capitalisation, retrenchments across industry, and more.

RIEGL announces significant product news at Intergeo 2017

  For terrestrial laser scanning, RIEGL introduced the NEW RIEGL VZ-2000i 3D Laser Scanner. This long range, very high-speed 3D laser scanner captures up to 1.2 million measurements per second, and covers ranges up to […]

EXAIR's threaded line vac makes it easy to convert standard pipe into a powerful, high volume conveyor

The Threaded Line Vac is designed to attach to standard plumbing pipe couplers.

Collahuasi Improves the Availability of its VPA Filter by 15%

Faced with increased production demands, Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi had the goal of increasing both the availability and performance of its vertical plate pressure filters (VPA) in Puerto Patache.

Collahuasi improves the availability of it's VPA filter by 15%

Faced with increased production demands, Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi had the goal of increasing both the availability and performance of its vertical plate pressure filters (VPA) in Puerto Patache.

Collahuasi Improves the Availability of its VPA Filter by 15%

Faced with increased production demands, Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi had the goal of increasing both the availability and performance of its vertical plate pressure filters (VPA) in Puerto Patache.

BBF Safety Group donation enables youth upliftment project to extend its reach to more children

The Happy Feet Youth Project is a Cape Town-based non-governmental organisation that works with under-privileged children.

Bunting® Magnetics Co. strengthens focus on the aggregate, mining & minerals industry with acquisition of Global Magnetics

Rich Evangelista appointed Business Development Manager to lead market growth

Caterpillar reshuffles top management for mining divisions

Doug Hoerr, Caterpillar's vice president of the material handling & underground division, is retiring in August after more than 20 years with the company.

China to ban coal imports at small ports from July 1

Ban covers more than 150 second-tier ports

West Red Lake Gold begins exploration drilling

West Red Lake Gold Mines Inc. announces exploration drilling has begun on the Company’s 3100 hectare West Red Lake Project located in the Red Lake Gold District, Northwestern Ontario, Canada.

Boart Longyear announces new partnerships with CAT dealers for distribution in the United States

These new distributor partnerships provide drilling contractors and mine operations convenient access to high-quality Boart Longyear top hammer tooling and products for drill and blast applications.

The impact of adapting Automated Haulage Systems to a typical open pit mine

A look at the impact of adapting Automated Haulage Systems (AHS) to a typical open pit mine considering the initial investment, ramp-up delays, impacts of operating costs, productivities, ramp layout, and even geotechnical changes resulting from the use of AHS.

Cat® LatchFree® Dipper System Proves Performance in Challenging Application

The Cat® LatchFree® Dipper System is the first successful solution to the most common cause of rope shovel downtime. The system replaces the standard maintenance-intensive latch assembly with a durable steel link assembly mounted to […]

Weir Minerals powerful presence at MINExpo

Weir Minerals will exhibit its world class mining solutions at MINExpo 2016, held from 26th – 28th September in Las Vegas. This major mining exhibition will witness Weir Minerals launch of the Trio® TP900 cone […]

Changes in the Metso Executive Team

Changes in the Metso Executive Team will become effective on August 1, 2016.

SGS expands Corescan Services with a mobile unit in Canada

SGS Minerals Services (SGS) is pleased to announce the expansion of its hyperspectral analysis capability in North America with the addition of a unit based in Canada in August 2015. The expansion follows a significant show of support for the service offered by SGS and its hyperspectral partner Corescan in the North American market.

Altus Positioning Systems fully acquired by Septentrio Satellite Navigation to create a global leader in GNSS positioning and surveying equipment

Septentrio Satellite Navigation announces the completion of the acquisition and integration of Altus Positioning Systems, forming a global leader in the provision of highly accurate and reliable GPS/GNSS positioning equipment.

Mining equipment suppliers need to improve local support in Africa

Suppliers to the African mining industry need to improve their on-site support and product delivery capabilities, finds new survey by Timetric’s Mining Intelligence Center.

Tenova TAKRAF contracts from Mauritania

Open pit mining and underground solutions provider Tenova TAKRAF, has completed the supply and installation of a 10,000 tph shiploader for the Port of Nouadhibou in Mauritania, as part of a contract awarded by Société Nationale Industrielle et Minière (SNIM), which also covers the associated conveying system. Tenova TAKRAF is part of the global total technology solutions provider, Tenova Mining & Minerals.