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Intellection lifts international mineral research support

Intellection has expanded its support for international minerals industry research, becoming an industry sponsor of AMIRA International's P9 project for the Optimisation of Mineral Processes by Modelling and Simulation. AMIRA International is an independent association […]

Australia increases leadership in mining education

The University of Adelaide is the latest tertiary institution to join the groundbreaking education joint venture, Mining Education Australia (MEA). Formed in July 2006 with three of Australia’s top universities, The University of New South Wales, Curtin University and The University of Queensland, MEA is a world first in undergraduate education. The joint venture provides [...]

Alimak Hek Divests the Raise Climber Business

As part of its strategic focus on vertical access within the Construction and Industrial area, Alimak Hek has divested the Raise Climber business and related assets in the subsidiary Alimak AB to the Toronto based […]

Duratread appoints Sales and Technical Representative in Colombia

(Wednesday 11th June, 2008) Duratread announces the appointment of Mendelson Baquero Parga to the position of Sales and Technical Representative for Duratread in Colombia. Duratread Mining Tires, launched in 2006, have achieved significant success with […]

Eric A. Nielsen Named President, Terex Materials Processing & Mining

WESTPORT, CT, June 9, 2008 – Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX) today announced that Eric A. Nielsen has been named President, Terex Materials Processing & Mining, effective today.  He will report to Terex President and Chief […]

UC Rusal ‘greens’ aluminium production

UC RUSAL reports it has successfully launched test production of the key component of a unique environmentally sound aluminium production technology – colloidal anode paste. The total investment in this project will amount to $25 […]

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 […]

Boom time for mining show

The Queensland Mining and Engineering (QME) exhibition, the States largest mining show, kicks off in Mackay from 22 to 24 July showcasing the latest mining equipment and services at a time that the industry is […]

Carlson Software And Rajant Corporation Announce Partnership To Deliver Mining And Construction Solutions

MALVERN, PA, June 10, 2008 – Rajant Corporation, a leading provider of portable, reliable, and adaptable wireless networking solutions, announced today that it has entered into a partnership agreement with Carlson Software to provide world-class […]

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 […]

Metso to supply an iron ore beneficiation plant to India

Metso Corporation Press release on June 11, 2008 at 2.00 p.m. Metso Minerals will supply an iron ore beneficiation plant to BMM Ispat Ltd’s Hospet-Bellary mine in Karnataka, Southern India. The delivery will be completed […]

Atlas Copco unveils new GA compressor in road show

Antwerp, Belgium, 5 June, 2008. The first European stop in Atlas Copco’s worldwide road show for its new energy efficient GA compressor range proved a resounding success. This week over 370 journalists, customers and sales […]

Roy Slack – Cementation president knows people make companies great

By IAN ROSS Roy Slack is has built the kind of company he always wanted to work for. The president of one of Canada's largest mine builders has developed a stellar company reputation for safety […]

Industrial Minerals Places Orders for Long Lead Time Plant and Equipment for the Oregon Mineral Sands Project

– Resource Finance & Investment Limited ("RFI") symbol OTC: RFIVF.PK is pleased to advise that its affiliate Industrial Minerals Corporation Ltd (ASX:IDM) advised the following in a recent release to the Australian Stock Exchange….more at […]

Metso to supply iron ore induration machine to JSW Steel Ltd in India

Metso Minerals will supply an iron ore induration machine to JSW Steel Ltd., India.

ABB to Supply Three HPGR Drive Systems for Spinifex Ridge Project

Thyssen Krupp Polysius and ABB cooperate to increase Australian Moly Mines’ molybdenum and copper concentrate production. ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, announced today that it has won a contract to provide three […]

PACIFIC HOISTS LAUNCHES An exciting new range of Electric Hoists

Pacific Hoists; Australia's leader in the Materials Handling Equipment Industry is pleased to launch its very own electric hoist range to the lifting market. Ranging from 500kg to 2000kg capacities, the new range meets both […]

ArcelorMittal and unions sign groundbreaking global agreement on occupational health and safety

The world’s largest steel company, ArcelorMittal, and trade unions representing its employees across the globe yesterday signed a new and groundbreaking agreement to further improve health and standards throughout the company. The agreement, the first […]

Santa Fe Gold Agrees to Purchase Processing Equipment and Real Property for Summit Silver-Gold Project

ALBUQUERQUE, NM–(Marketwire – June 3, 2008) – Santa Fe Gold Corp (OTCBB: SFEG), a U.S.-based mining and exploration enterprise focused on gold, silver, copper and industrial minerals, today announced that it had entered into a […]

NICKEL DEVELOPMENT – Long lead-time equipment ordered for Minago

MANITOBA - The board of Toronto-based VICTORY NICKEL has approved the ordering of mining equipment with long lead-t... [Full Story]

New mine project posted on Mine Developments – Chirundu

The Chirundu uranium project comprises an area of 1,301 sq km and is located in Zambia. Uranium mineralization is of the style referred to as 'sandstone-type uranium deposits' which have been the source of a […]

New mine project posted on Mine Developments – Chirundu

The Chirundu uranium project comprises an area of 1,301 sq km and is located in Zambia. Uranium mineralization is of the style referred to as 'sandstone-type uranium deposits' which have been the source of a […]

Komatsu America Corp. Announces New 960E-1 Mining Truck

960E-1 Provides High Reliability and the Right Match for Mining Rolling Meadows, IL, May 27, 2008 – Komatsu America Corp. is pleased to announce the introduction of the 960E-1 (960E) AC electric drive haul truck. […]

Komatsu America Corp. Announces New 960E-1 Mining Truck

960E-1 Provides High Reliability and the Right Match for Mining Rolling Meadows, IL, May 27, 2008 – Komatsu America Corp. is pleased to announce the introduction of the 960E-1 (960E) AC electric drive haul truck. […]

Longwall mining equipment on show

Inbye Mining Services will be showcasing its range and achievements on stand 9021 at QME 2008. The company is also inviting customers, potential employees and interested suppliers to visit its recently established Mackay workshop (55-57 […]