Barrick Gold Corporation Mining News

Designing for Safety: Mining Companies Collaborate with OEM’s

The phrase “safety is built from the ground up” may seem like a cliché. But a group of mining companies is taking the message to heart with a concerted campaign to work with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to ensure that safety […]

Barrick helps US government stem tide of contamination into Yellowstone

Barrick Gold is teaming up with the federal government and the state of Montana to clean up the 80-year-old, 30-acre McLaren tailings site – historically noted as a significant source of heavy metals contamination flowing […]

Geosoft releases CET Grid Analysis software, developed by The University of Western Australia’s Centre for Exploration Targeting

Joint software project, supported by Barrick Gold, helps mineral exploration geophysicists and geologists find discontinuities within magnetic and gravity data.

Barrick halts big Tanzania gold mine after accident

African Barrick Gold suspended production at its Bulyanhulu mine in Tanzania on Tuesday while it worked to rescue miners trapped by a fall of ground, the company said.

Outotec Delivers Copper Recovery Plant to Pueblo Viejo's Gold Mine in the Dominican Republic

Outotec has made an agreement worth approximately EUR 16 million with Pueblo Viejo Dominicana Corporation, owned jointly by Barrick Gold Corporation and Goldcorp Inc. The contract covers the supply of a copper recovery plant based […]

Barrick Gold Corp. gives go-ahead to Pascua-Lama project

Barrick Gold Corp. gave the go-ahead Thursday to start construction of its Pascua-Lama project on the border of Chile and Argentina.

New Western US mine safety chair

The University of Utah has announced the endowment of the Western Mining Presidential Chair in Mine Safety. The $1.5 million endowment is being created through an effort led by  J. Brett Harvey, President and CEO of Consol Energy, and Greg Lang, President of Barrick Gold North America. “In establishing this Endowed Chair in Mine Safety, the University [...]

Barrick Adopts EQuIS for Environmental Data Management

EarthSoft today announced it has been awarded a contract from Barrick Gold Corporation to implement EQuIS software at all Barrick mines worldwide. The Barrick contract consists of EQuIS software in SQL Server, an unlimited Distribution […]