Swiss giant raises outlook for the rest of the year after revenues at $75 billion a year metals and minerals business jump 20% during first half.
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A team of geologists is using a series of techniques to identify halogens, commonly associated mineral deposits, in organic materials
Vancouver Island copper-zinc-lead mine, Myra Falls, restarts after nearly two years.
The western U.S. state is asking the EPA to pay for the cost of cleanup and long-term maintenance of the San Juan River and Lake Powell
Customs data show rebound in Chinese copper imports in July.
Chalkstone was born out of counter-insurgency tactics used by troops in Afghanistan, but its unique methodology is now being used by miners, which can map-out power structures and counter the potentially crippling risk of strikes and political opposition.
The threat of a strike at one of British Columbia's biggest mines is no longer hanging over employees and management.
BHP Billiton is looking for ways to shore up power supply and bring down power costs at its Olympic Dam copper mine in Australia, as it plans to expand following a string of electrical outages, the mine's head said on Friday.
No charges will be laid under British Columbia’s environmental laws in relation to Imperial Metals Corporation’s Mount Polley tailings-dam breach August 4, 2014.
The mine, which began producing in May 2014, has suffered a series of technical problems in its ramp-up phase.
Miner said country offers more favourable conditions to start new projects than Chile, where Antofagasta has majority stakes in four copper mines and has just opened a new one — Antucoya.
The company will return a total of $3 billion to shareholders: $2 billion on the dividend side and $1 billion of share buybacks.
Environment and Natural Resources minister Roy Cimatu also said there was no rush to make decision on suspended, closed mines.
Brad Halverson has spent nearly three decades with the mining and construction equipment maker.
The world’s largest gold miner hopes to reach an agreement over claims against its subsidiary and the country’s current ban on mineral concentrate exports.
A torrent of retirements over the next 10 years is poised to wreak havoc on the mining labour market in Canada.
What a difference a year makes.
The Vancouver-based company plans to explore an area located within the privately-owned St. Julian mine claim block
Metso has been able to improve the safety of operations at both sites by developing and implementing innovative safety enhancements.
Some issues still need to be resolved before the U.S. miner gets a new operating permit for its huge copper mine.
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Battery costs to fall 50% - beginning to compete with gas.
Chinese data, tight supply light fire under copper price launching copper mining stocks higher – Freeport up 15%.
It now expects adjusted earnings per share to come in at $5, significantly higher than the $3.75 it had forecast just three months ago and almost doubled the $2.90 it had originally projected for the year.
Zaldívar produced 102,000 tonnes of copper in 2016.