Minerals Mining News

Mining company receives almost $500,000 to train locals

A Queensland-based mining company has received almost $500,000 from the Queensland Government to train up to 45 local staff at the Goondicum Mine near Monto. Minister for Tourism, Regional Development and Industry Desley Boyle today […]

Seafloor Mining

  John Chadwick examines undersea mining techniques being developed for Nautilus Minerals and Neptune Minerals as they rush to mine massive seafloor sulphide deposits, and looks at the innovations of Subsea Minerals. View the full […]

Silver recovery

The section on processing silver ores also had to go. This noted that Hochschild’s Ares mine is expanding the size of its plant and has ordered five additional Gekko Systems’ InLine Leach Reactors (ILR5000 Batch […]

Fine grinding and some new silver extraction ideas

International Mining’s May issue includes a major article on mineral processing advances. Sadly some of this article had to be cut because of space constraints. The first to hit the editing room floor was a […]

UBS AG's holdings in Metso to 4.99% percent

Metso Corporation has been informed  about a change in the holding of the mutual funds managed by UBS AG of the paid up share capital of Metso Corporation. On April 18, 2008 UBS AG's (CH-270.3.004.646-4/) […]

Aguas Tenidas buys refuge chambers

International Mining report that worker safety is an essential and core aspect of mining at the Aguas Tenidas copper/zinc mine which has just taken delivery of three 12 person state-of-the-art Refuge Chambers from MineARC Systems […]

FLSmidth Minerals names Director of Oil Sands Development

FLSmidth Minerals, a global group providing engineered processing equipment and services to the minerals processing industry and the most complete lines of equipment for oil sands mining and extraction, has named Mr. Paul Keyser to […]

Metso Minerals signs a service contract with Peñoles in Mexico

Metso Minerals has signed a service contract with Servicios Industriales Peñoles, S.A. de C.V. in Mexico. The value of the 5-year contract is approximately EUR 2 million. The purpose of the contract is to provide […]