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SouthGobi selects Modular for mine management solution

Modular Mining Systems, Inc. (Modular), the world leader in information management solutions for mining operations, announces that SouthGobi Resources, Ltd. has chosen to implement the Modular® IntelliMine® Integrated Asset Management Suite at its Ovoot Tolgoi operation in southern Mongolia.

ABB wins three-year maintenance partnership agreement in Oman

Agreement covers project planning, commissioning and long-term maintenance management to maximize efficient operation at Vale’s iron ore and pellet plant and distribution center in Oman. Read the full press release

Outotec to deliver a copper plant for Minera Lumina Copper in Chile

Outotec has agreed with Minera Lumina Copper S.A. on the delivery of a copper solvent extraction and electrowinning plant for the Caserones project, located in high mountains in northern Chile. The contract value is approximately EUR 65 million.

Outotec to deliver a copper plant for Minera Lumina Copper in Chile

Outotec has agreed with Minera Lumina Copper S.A. on the delivery of a copper solvent extraction and electrowinning plant for the Caserones project, located in high mountains in northern Chile. The contract value is approximately EUR 65 million.

FLSmidth to deliver major coal handling system to India

FLSmidth has been awarded its second coal handling order from NTPC this year. The contract from M/s. NTPC – Tamil Nadu Energy Company Ltd. (a joint venture company between National Thermal Power Corporation Limited and […]

Cat® Expands Diesel and Natural Gas Power Range for Irrigation and Industrial Power Units used in Pumping Applications

PEORIA, IL– Caterpillar Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of expanded power ranges tailored to agricultural, mining and industrial pumping applications. The power ranges cover a wide variety of diesel and natural gas engines. […]

USGS reports on non-fuel mining in the US

The US Geological Survey (USGS) recently published its annual report of mining and quarrying trends in the US, Mining & Quarrying Trends, 2007 covers 58 non-fuel mineral commodities produced in the U.S., excluding coal, petroleum coke and related products. It found that total domestic mining and waste removal for non-fuel mineral materials production amounted to 5,351 [...]

Tennesee Zinc Mine Installs Large Leaky Feeder Radio System

SRA Corporation is focused on the development of its zinc projects in the state of Tennessee. SRA’s goal to become a major zinc producer through re-opening the Mid-Tennessee Zinc Mines is coming to fruition as […]

New mine project posted on Mine Developments – Pilanesberg Project

The project is located northwest of Rustenburg, Northwest Province, South Africa, and to the south of the Pilanesberg Game Reserve and Sun City. Covers the Frischgewaagd 96 JQ and Ledig 909 JQ farms. The proposed […]

Etruscan's Youga Gold Mine recovers 7800 ounces in first three months of ramp up

Etruscan Resources Inc. reported today that its Youga Gold Mine, located in Burkina Faso, West Africa recovered approximately 7,800 ounces of gold and poured in excess of 6,200 ounces ...

Kubi mining project on InfoMine

The Kubi mining lease covers 1,960 ha and is located in the Adansi West District of the Ashanti Region of Ghana. The deposit was first developed by local artisanal miners, with eight adits being driven […]

Timberock International signing up distributors in Mexico and Chile

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN Timberock International's participation in recent trade missions to Central and South America has paid off. Don Michaluk, sales manager at the Elliot Lake-based company, accompanied Ontario government trade officials and representatives of […]

Metso to supply a complete copper ore processing system to Zinkgruvan Mining AB in Sweden

Metso Minerals will supply a complete processing system for copper ore beneficiation to Zinkgruvan Mining AB for its mine in Southern Sweden. The delivery will be completed during the last quarter of 2009. The value […]

Metso to supply a complete copper ore processing system to Zinkgruvan Mining AB in Sweden

Metso Minerals will supply a complete processing system for copper ore beneficiation to Zinkgruvan Mining AB for its mine in Southern Sweden. The delivery will be completed during the last quarter of 2009. The value […]

ABC Industries, Inc. recently installed a new, high-speed process for manufacturing MineVent® Blower Tubing

ABC Industries, Inc. recently installed a new, high-speed process for manufacturing MineVent® Blower Tubing. This process is proving to be beneficial to our customers by creating a top quality product that utilizes 100% welded construction […]

River diversion for surface mining by Gábor Mérö, Trelleborg Building Systems

When managers at Kolubara, Serbia’s largest coal mine, began talking about widening their operations, they immediately ran into a rather large snag – there was a river in the way. Challenge: To expand Serbia’s largest […]