consultant Mining News

Gemcom Opens New Office in Indonesia

PERTH, Australia and JAKARTA, Indonesia – June 22, 2010 – Gemcom Software International Inc., the largest global supplier of specialised mining productivity solutions, today announced that it will open an office in Jakarta, Indonesia on […]

Consultants’ survey 2009 – Part II

CONTINUING the series, Australian Longwall Magazine asks some of Australia’s best coal consultants about the ramifications of the credit crunch and how to make the most out of tough times……more at International Longwall News

Coffey hits target

CONSULTANTS Coffey International says diversification across services, sectors and geographies has cushioned the effects of the global financial crisis, allowing it to report a healthy increase in revenue for the year……more at International Longwall News

An Innovative Approach to Mine Shaft Sinking

As a result of the success Wardrop's mining division has had sinking mine shafts in Mexico, senior mining engineer Ivan Arriagada says he wouldn't be surprised to see Wardrop open a Mexican office at some […]

Acquisition of the Biox Group

Bateman Engineering is pleased to announce that it has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire the Biox technology business (“Biox Business”) from the Gold Fields Group for a net cash consideration of USD 8.84 […]

Thermo Fisher Scientific receives prestigious & 100 Award

Thermo Scientific Niton® XL3t XRF Analysers have been recognised among the 100 most technologically significant products of 2008. Thermo Fisher Scientific is the world's leading manufacturer of handheld X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analysers. An independent judging […]

Airborne Geophysical Survey Completed Over Skyttgruvan And Oxberg Projects, Sweden

Vancouver, British Columbia: Northern Lion Gold Corp. (the “Company”) announces the completion of a helicopter-borne, geophysical survey on its 100% owned Oxberg and Skyttgruvan mineral exploration licences, located within the prolific Bergslagen district approximately 175 […]

Three Deswik 2000 Mills Ordered for Vasilkovsky Gold Project

Deswik Mining Consultants have been awarded a multi mullion US dollar contract to manufacture and commission three Deswik 2000 fine grind mills for the Vasilkovsky gold project in Kazakhstan. The Deswik mills will form part […]

SGS Acquires Geostat Systems International Inc.

April 29, 2008. Geneva. SGS is pleased to announce the strategic acquisition of Geostat Systems International Inc., a Canadian company headquartered in Montreal, Canada. Founded in 1981, Geostat is a well-rounded industry leader specializing in […]

SGS Acquires Geostat Systems International Inc.

April 29, 2008. Geneva. SGS is pleased to announce the strategic acquisition of Geostat Systems International Inc., a Canadian company headquartered in Montreal, Canada. Founded in 1981, Geostat is a well-rounded industry leader specializing in […]

Fine grinding and some new silver extraction ideas

International Mining’s May issue includes a major article on mineral processing advances. Sadly some of this article had to be cut because of space constraints. The first to hit the editing room floor was a […]

Consultant's Comment: by Dmitry Przhedetsky Savings To Be Had In Underground Roads

the gear moves slower, the damage to the undercarriage adds huge dollars to the maintenance cost of all equipment. Decline gradients vary and the trucks often upshift and downshift when they don't have to, which means the engines, up-boxes, drop-boxes