legal Mining News

BioteQ commences legal action against NWM Mining for unpaid lease

BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc., a leader in the treatment of industrial waste water, announced that it has commenced a legal action against NWM Mining Corporation.

Indian Truck Drivers Upset Over Driving Restrictions

Due to a legal ruling, mining truck owners in South Goa, India, now must operate under restricted operating times. The Goa mining truck owners' association told the Times of India that the only alternative would […]

Gold Reserve and Crystallex meet with venezuelan environment ministry

Gold Reserve reports that it was invited to a meeting held on June 18, 2008 with the Venezuelan Ministry of Environment (”MinAmb”), led by Vice Minister of Environmental Planning and Administration, Ing. Merly Garcia and assisted by legal advisor Dra. Lucy Vidal. Crystallex International also attended the meeting. According to Vice Minister Garcia, the objective of [...]

NMA speaks out on coal mine safety and climate change

Underground coal mine operators are moving aggressively to comply with the Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response (MINER) Act of 2006 at the same time as they voluntarily push to formalise new risk management practices […]

Caterpillar to Expand Remanufacturing Business With Acquisition of Certain Gremada Industries, Inc. Assets

PEORIA, Ill. – Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) and Gremada Industries, Inc. announced today that Caterpillar will acquire certain assets of Gremada Industries. The acquisition agreement was signed on June 15, 2008, and the deal is […]

Gemcom Software Announces Pala Investments Holdings Limited To Participate In Buying Group

Vancouver, Canada – June 13, 2008 – Gemcom Software International Inc. (TSX:GCM), the largest global supplier of specialised mining productivity solutions (the “Company” or “Gemcom”), announced today that, after having completed its due diligence review […]

American Tire Corporation Launches Large Facility in California

Chino, California – June 16, 2008 – American Tire Corporation has launched a large facility with a total space of 800,000 square feet in California. With the global expansion of Colorado OTR tires, this large […]

Gemcom Software Announces Increase in Acquisition Purchase Price

Vancouver, Canada – June 8, 2008 – Gemcom Software International Inc. (TSX:GCM), the largest global supplier of specialised mining productivity solutions, (the “Company” or “Gemcom”) announced today that an acquisition vehicle controlled by JMI Equity […]

Gold Fields says strike ends

Gold Fields , the world's fourth-largest gold producer, on Friday confirmed that the illegal strike at its Beatrix mine near Welkom in the Free State had been called off and that all 1,300 mineworkers had been ...

Illegal strike traps mineworkers

Trade Union Solidarity said 100 of its members were trapped 900 metres underground at Gold Fields' Beatrix mine outside of Welkom in the Free State as 1,200 other mineworkers embarked on an illegal strike at ...

New winning combination from Schenck Process

For many years, the RTN load cell used in Schenck Process’ truck scales has been a reliable guarantee for high quality standards. And now, the new low-cost VDW load cell for the latest generation of […]

More robust and more powerful than ever

As soon as the latest generation of mature technologies concentrates solely on making opti-mum features even better, customers get much more than a basic product. And these innova-tive extras are the icing on the cake. […]

Gemcom Software Announces Agreement To Be Acquired By JMI Equity And The Carlyle Group

Shareholders to Receive C$2.90 in Cash per Share; Transaction Valued at Approximately $180 Million Vancouver, Canada – May 7, 2008 – Gemcom Software International Inc. (TSX:GCM), the largest global supplier of specialised mining productivity solutions, […]

ABB shareholders approve all Board proposals

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