Improving agriculture with crop-specific satellite images.
Platinum Mining News
The company will seek a court order to stop the strike, which is already affecting output.
Funds will be used to deploy and operate the firm's Earth observation program, known as Ceres.
In the precious metals sector, this type of company provides financing for mining companies in the form of an upfront cash payment in exchange for a percentage of production or revenues from the mine.
Mining companies are required, by law, to have abatement plans in place to deal with all kinds of waste.
Sprott monthly market update with Rick Rule: Cobalt bubble coming; Kaminak & The Yukon; streaming & royalties
In the current bull market, with more equity available, streaming and royalty companies continue to provide much needed revenue in the base metals and industrial materials sectors.
The government will pay for two-thirds of the cost by collecting money from mining companies through a new environmental levy.
The Canadian miner strongly refutes accusations of human rights abuses and illegal operations at its South African project made by the NGO.
Group represents the country's largest mining companies, including AngloGold Ashanti, Sibanye Gold and Impala Platinum Holdings.
GFMS forecasts the platinum market will return to a small deficit in 2016 and the deficit in palladium will deepen.
High Court decision opens the way for up to 500,000 current and former miners to pursue a multi-million-dollar lawsuit against mining companies over respiratory diseases contracted at work.
Seven trading days in and already global mining investors are nursing double digit declines as everything from copper to met coal to silver take a beating.
Monday mayhem as metals rally evaporates and mining's top names are dumped – Anglo's losses since a week ago now 28%, Freeport has plunged 25%.
It’s home to just a half-million people, but the country is not thinking small when it comes to the future of mining.
Despite the collapse in platinum prices last year, chief executive Neal Froneman is confident that the sector has turned a corner.
It was just over a year ago that Tony Simon, President of Seguro Consulting, brought to our attention the initial problem of the zombie miners (definition referred to mining exploration companies that had negative working capital and therefore did not meet the Continuous Listing Requirements (CLR) for the TSX and TSX-V stock exchanges).
Confidence returns to mining sector as announced capital outlays surge to $108 billion – greenfield project spending up three-fold in first quarter.
Full voting results will be released on Friday.
Sibanye is not exclusively looking at buying gold assets; it is also considering platinum, coal, uranium and base metals mines.
Deltion Innovations aims to design a drill that would prospect for water, ice and resources on the moon and beyond.
If you don’t mind frost and cost.
New report predicts mining's majors will increasingly move away from diversification strategies to concentrate on competitiveness in certain core sectors.
Fresh research shows a new role for bacteria in cycling platinum group metals in soils and sediments, offering a better understanding of how to search for them.
The world economy is complex, but today’s series of maps will allow you to simplify your understanding of the relative wealth of people around the globe.
Thom discusses a few of his favorite picks, including a new gold producer in Mexico, Canarc Resources.