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Underground Operators Conference 2017 to celebrate its 40th year

From October 16–18 the Gold Coast will host the AusIMM Underground Operators’ Conference 2017 (UGOPS2017).

Highlights from the ninth annual London Gold Conference

Recently RBC Capital Markets held its ninth Annual Gold Conference in London - hosting CEOs of the world’s largest gold companies. RBC reports the reoccurring themes from its ‘In Conversation With’ forum and audience polls.

Rio Tinto expands Mine of the Future programme

Rio Tinto is expanding its Mine of the Future™ programme to develop new equipment and systems for deep underground mines and has selected three partners to work on the project. Aker Wirth and Atlas Copco […]

How can technology play a role in dealing with the ever changing mining industry?

CRCMining has issued a call for papers for The 2010 Australian Mining Technology Conference - how can technology play a role in dealing with the ever changing mining industry? The conference will showcase technological solutions for mining effectively and safely in the current resources environment. These technologies cover the full spectrum of mining activities, from [...]

Bucyrus to Present at Baird Industrial Conference

Bucyrus announced today that it will participate in Baird’s 2009 Industrial Conference in Chicago on November 11, 2009. Timothy Sullivan, President and CEO, will make a formal presentation about Bucyrus at 1:40 p.m. Eastern Time.

Gold, geothermal energy, underground carbon storage and more up for debate at Paydirt Conference in Victoria

The revival of Victoria’s gold sector, coupled with emerging opportunities in other base metals, mineral sands, geothermal energy, and some of Australia’s most likely locations for underground carbon storage, will all be on the agenda at the 2009 Paydirt Resources Victoria Conference. Since 2008, Victoria’s minerals industry has been bolstered by a variety of legislative [...]

Decline in world economy moderating – IMF's Lipsky

The International Monetary Fund is likely to revise up its 2010 growth forecast for the world economy with signs that the rate of decline in global output has moderated, a senior IMF official said on Friday. Addressing a Turkish business conference in

What Canadians miners must do to stay on top

Geoscience, climate change and energy consumption are priority areas where Canada's mining sector needs to keep innovating, a panel of industry leaders said at a conference Monday.

Technology world first for Chinese alumina producer

Just ahead of the Automated Mineralogy conference in Australia and IM’s July issue special on the subject, China’s Chalco has become the world’s first alumina producer to adopt leading-edge automated mineralogy for research and development. With the installation of a QEMSCAN in the Zhengzhou Research Institute of Chalco (ZZRI), in Henan Province, Chalco is also [...]

Inaugural ESRI remote sensing and GIS summit

 This inaugural meeting is to explore integrated management and use of vector, image, and other raster data. International speakers will share experiences with using remotely sensed data in geospatial production and maintenance. National mapping agencies, state and local government, explorers and university educators are among the groups that will attend the 2008 ESRI Remote Sensing and [...]

Terex to Present at Wachovia Securities Nantucket Equity Conference

WESTPORT, CT, June 17, 2008 – Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX) today announced that it will participate in the Wachovia Securities Nantucket Equity Conference in Nantucket, MA on Wednesday, June 25, 2008.  The meeting will include […]

GPS for underground operations – great potential for controlling block caves, saving trapped miners and machine automation

Today (June 10) at the MassMin conference in Lulea, Sweden, Greg Baiden of Laurentian University, Canada (also Chief Technology Officer of Penguin Automated Systems) presented on a newly developed Underground Positioning System (UPS). The UPS […]

GPS for underground operations – great potential for controlling block caves, saving trapped miners and machine automation

Today at the MassMin conference in Lulea, Sweden, Greg Baiden of Laurentian University, Canada (also Chief Technology Officer of Penguin Automated Systems) presented on a newly developed Underground Positioning System (UPS). The UPS has a […]

CAMESE invites Canadian mining suppliers to take part in CAMESE’s Vale Canadian Conference for Mining Suppliers

This event will allow a maximum of only 70 representatives of mining supply firms to learn of business opportunities and meet one-on-one with senior procurement executives from the world’s fourth largest mining company. We have […]

Gas crisis hits WA Mining Industry with Gold and Nickel Operations badly affected

Western Australian Premier Allan Carpenter has called an urgent conference between industry, power utilities and the government for this Sunday to resolve the near-term problems that hit the State on Wednesday.

Gemcom To Host Year-End Fiscal 2008 Results Conference Call

Vancouver, Canada – June 3, 2008 – Gemcom Software International Inc. (TSX:GCM), the largest global supplier of specialised mining productivity solutions, today announced that it intends to hold a conference call on Tuesday, June 10, […]

Webcast announced for Major Drilling Group International Inc.'s fourth quarter and year-end results for fiscal 2008

Fourth Quarter & Year-End Results – Web cast/Conference Call Date: Tuesday, June 10, 2008, Time:  9:00 a.m. (EDT) HALIFAX, June 3 /CNW/ – Francis McGuire, President & Chief Executive Officer, and Denis Larocque, Chief Financial […]

Webcast announced for Major Drilling Group International Inc.'s fourth quarter and year-end results for fiscal 2008

Fourth Quarter & Year-End Results – Web cast/Conference Call Date: Tuesday, June 10, 2008, Time:  9:00 a.m. (EDT) HALIFAX, June 3 /CNW/ – Francis McGuire, President & Chief Executive Officer, and Denis Larocque, Chief Financial […]

Ongoing strong outlook for China, according to Macquarie

Macquarie hosted its 2008 China Commodities Conference last week and has provided a summary of some of the main presentations from the week. Most speakers highlighted the ongoing strong outlook for the Chinese economy both in the short and the medium term with little impact being felt from the US slowdown; in fact, domestic demand in construction [...]

Ongoing strong outlook for China, according to Macquarie

Macquarie hosted its 2008 China Commodities Conference last week and has provided a summary of some of the main presentations from the week. Most speakers highlighted the ongoing strong outlook for the Chinese economy both in the short and the medium term with little impact being felt from the US slowdown; in fact, domestic demand in construction [...]

Preeminent Leaders of the Minerals Industry Awarded

Canada's minerals industry has entered a new era of technology, sustainability and corporate governance, and the individuals leading the pack and leaving their mark were honoured by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum […]

Preeminent Leaders of the Minerals Industry Awarded

Canada's minerals industry has entered a new era of technology, sustainability and corporate governance, and the individuals leading the pack and leaving their mark were honoured by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum […]

Couer takes safety to heart

Coeur d’Alene Mines has received five major safety awards from the International Society of Mine Safety Professionals (ISMSP) for its safe operations, as well as for safe worker activities related to its new San Bartolome silver […]

IZ-KARTEX holds mining equipment conference

OMZ OJSC (Uralmash-Izhora Group) company IZ-KARTEX, a leading producer of electric mining shovels in Russia and the CIS, is hosting the 4th international conference Prospects of Production and Development of IZ-KARTEX Mining Equipment, May 21-22 in St. Petersburg, Russia. The conference topics include development of IZ-KARTEX’s product range, production of high powered shovels (up to 55 m3 [...]

Prof William Chavez Conference: SE Europe Geoscience Foundation in co-operation with the Society of Economic Geologists

SEEGF is holding a two day conference with the SEG International Exchange Lecturer, Professor William X Chavez in Sofia, Bulgaria, May 16 and 17. Chavez has an international research reputation and is a very engaging lecturer. […]