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Drone footage of Bingham Canyon copper mine

Key says two of the biggest advantages of flying drones at Kennecott are safety and maintenance.

Shell introduces new extraction diluent to increase metal extraction

The primary goal is to pick a diluent that would yield you the highest concentrations of copper from your process, because that’s the actual final outcome that the mine is going for.

CEO Gary Goldberg dishes on Newmont Mining's aggressive investment program

"I'm a mining engineer so I always like to see the equipment. That's always fun to get out and see, and especially how technology is being applied."

Ascot finds more to like on the old Premier Mine site

Eric Sprott backed the company with a $20 million financing in August.

Energy investment boom expected in northern Chile

The projects, many of them in the renewables sector, are expected to also boost machinery acquisitions and generate close to 3,000 new jobs.

Investors can't get enough of South America's 'lithium triangle'

More than half of the world’s identified resources of the mineral are found in South America's "lithium triangle", a region where Canada's Wealth Minerals has been acquiring assets.

How Metso shifted its service offerings to customer outcomes

Life Cycle Services

Here's what Canada needs to regain leadership in mineral exploration and mining

Mineral and mining industry highlights top priorities at Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference.

Lithium-ion battery stock picking challenge launched

The challenge runs from September 5th to December 2nd.

INFOGRAPHIC: The real gold, silver and bronze count in the Olympic Medals

This BullionVault infographic looks at the gold value of each nation's summer Olympics medals.

Global mining equipment market to reach $156 billion by 2022 — report

Product launch and acquisition are the key growth strategies adopted by the leading market players, such as Caterpillar and Komatsu, to strengthen their foothold in the market.

Kirkland Lake plans $18 million exploration program at Macassa

To fund it, the miner has proposed a $15-million non-brokered offering of 1.05 million flow-through shares.

Canadian miners can take Kazakhstan to court for seized assets, rules tribunal

Ruling opens door for international claims against Kazakhstan.

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Skeena Resources trades up after intersect results

14 metres grading 7.82 g/t Au.

Chile mine receives amphibious dredging machine by Dragflow

Furthermore, the machine can work in semi dry and wet conditions, such as muddy and soft soils, shallow waters and swamps.

Solid gold opportunity for London mining company

He’s not grizzled, doesn’t have any teeth missing and he wears standard business attire instead of overalls and a hat.

Joy Global announces indefinite layoffs affecting 100; loses S&P 500 listing

“It was kind of like a gut punch."

BC firm ships 18 tonnes of jade to China

From the Port of Tsawwassen to the Port of Shanghai

Caterpillar's mining VP steps down

Curfman joined Caterpillar in 1994.

Attend the Sustainable Performance Forum Americas

In Chicago this September.

McEwen Mining may lose NYSE listing

Low share price.

This is what the CAT 336F L XE hybrid excavator looks like

It has a “smart” pump, boom works faster, and burns less fuel.

Understanding how long your fleet should last

Machines run differently in Arizona compared to a remote country.