metallurgy Mining News

Rio Tinto expands Mine of the Future programme

Rio Tinto is expanding its Mine of the Future™ programme to develop new equipment and systems for deep underground mines and has selected three partners to work on the project. Aker Wirth and Atlas Copco […]

Larox to Supply Filters to Southern Africa

Larox has received three orders to supply filters to PGM and copper mines in Zimbabwe, South Africa and Zambia. Total value of the deals is approximately 6.0 million euros. Deliveries will take place at the […]

MIPAC wins 2008 PACE Zenith award

Kazzinc New Metallurgy Project Awarded for Technical Excellence Brisbane, Australia, June, 23, 2008: The 2008 annual PACE Zenith Awards were announced in Sydney last week.  MIPAC was honoured to receive the Award for Technical Excellence […]

On Tuesday, June 17th, the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IoM3) will host a unique double launch event to introduce two brand new innovations for the mining industry:- IMMa and the PERC Code

IMMa: The International Mining and Minerals Association is the new public face of the four resources divisions of the IoM3, representing those Institute members that belong to the Applied Earth Science, Mineral Processing & Extractive […]

Global Licence to Market Novel, Proven Furnace Cooling Technology

Composite Furnace Module (CFM) cooling technology has been used by BHP Billiton in its electric arc slag cleaning furnace at Olympic Dam in Australia to achieve a fourfold increase in campaign life, delivering millions of […]

Women in Mining takes root in De Beers

De Beers Consolidated Mines (DBCM) in the Northern Cape celebrated and shared its ‘Women in Mining’ projects at a function this week with the Minister of Minerals and Energy Buyelwa Sonjica, and with leaders from the mining sector, provincial government and women in technical positions from both Kimberley Mines and Finsch mine. Women make up [...]

Preeminent Leaders of the Minerals Industry Awarded

Canada's minerals industry has entered a new era of technology, sustainability and corporate governance, and the individuals leading the pack and leaving their mark were honoured by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum […]

Preeminent Leaders of the Minerals Industry Awarded

Canada's minerals industry has entered a new era of technology, sustainability and corporate governance, and the individuals leading the pack and leaving their mark were honoured by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum […]

Ausmelt Signs Agreement for Tin Fumer Basic Engineering

Ausmelt Ltd has signed an agreement with Bluestone Mines Tasmania Pty Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Metals X Ltd, to undertake the basic engineering design of the tin fuming furnace as part of the Rentails […]

Ausmelt Signs Agreement for Tin Fumer Basic Engineering

Ausmelt Ltd has signed an agreement with Bluestone Mines Tasmania Pty Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Metals X Ltd, to undertake the basic engineering design of the tin fuming furnace as part of the Rentails […]

High-tech mineralogy research centre opens in Colorado

A partnership between mineralogy technology company Intellection and the Colorado School of Mines (Mines), the Advanced Mineralogy Research Center (AMRC) will focus on research and education in geometallurgy, petrology, petroleum geology, environmental geology, rock physics, soil analysis and other geosciences. The new AMRC facility on the Mines campus in Golden, Colorado USA was declared open [...]