Russian-Canadian Vera Kirikova will become human resources group executive while Simone Niven will assume the corporate relations group executive post.
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Construction of the 50,000-barrel-a-day expansion will begin in the first half of 2017, the company said.
While the miner is not longer being pressed to include its platinum assets in the divestment plan, the issue of how to package mines and which ones to include, remains a bone of contention.
Chief executive Jean-Sebastian Jacques comments come as the company had to suspend shipments from the Mongolian mine last week.
After buying ought out its two Japanese partners, Itochu Corp and Sumitomo Corp.
Norm aims at ensuring that hard-rock mining companies can pay the costs of cleaning up their mines, says EPA.
Soaring coal prices have helped Glencore, the world’s biggest provider of the thermal kind, straighten its balance sheet.
Regulators argue the undisclosed liabilities increase the probability that the state will be left with claims under the surface-mining and other environmental laws.
The company also said it expects layoffs resulting from temporary production halts at its Lanigan and Allan mines in early 2017.
The world's second largest miner said the job cuts at its Australian iron ore business are part of a restructuring of the division.
While most miners have managed to straighten the balance sheets, they have not began preparing to deal with a new looming risk —their ability to access workers with the skills needed in an upswing.
As Adani’s Carmichael project continues to gain momentum with the confirmation of construction commencing in 2017, community and industry groups have launched a support campaign on social media.
Despite the incident happened 86 years ago, the emotional and economic wounds of Millfield coal mine explosion persist, but this photo essay is also a testimony to the resiliency of those who chose to stay and reassemble their lives from the ground up.
Move will push up costs by Cdn$250 million ($187M).
The funding, which includes direct investment and grants, aims to help the asteroid mining company launch its first commercial prospecting mission by 2020.
While output was down for most commodities it mines and sales, it has improved earnings forecast for its trading unit.
If passed and enacted, the ruling will forbid oil sands producers from collectively emitting more than 100 megatonnes of greenhouse gases a year.
The move comes only a few days after it resumed operations at Collinsville mine in Australia's Queensland state.
This is probably the headline most people who have lost their jobs in the last two years were dying to read.
Peabody circulated a term sheet last week that implied the first lien debt would be impaired, prompting an organizational push, MINING.com has learned.
Director Fisher Stevens recently said he was "really horrified" by how the landscape looked in north-eastern Alberta.
Glencore has already restarted its Collinsville mine in Queensland and there are at least seven other coal operations set to resume production before year-end.
Shares were up more than 5% after the firm posted higher output across all divisions, except for copper, and said market conditions for its diamond business had improved.
He envisions people living in big glass-carbon fiber domes on the surface, with additional areas mined out below the surface by robots for "industrial" uses.
Smaller rival Fortescue Metals went the opposite way — it increased iron ore exports by 5% in the Sep. quarter.