processing Mining News

Metso to supply crushing equipment to Australia

Metso Minerals will supply crushing equipment to BHP Billiton Iron Ore for the Yandi mine development project in Western Australia. The delivery will be completed by the end of year 2009. The value of the […]

Metso to supply crushing equipment to Australia

Metso Minerals will supply crushing equipment to BHP Billiton Iron Ore for the Yandi mine development project in Western Australia. The delivery will be completed by the end of year 2009. The value of the […]

Apollo Gold Updates Montana Tunnels Mine Production

DENVER, COLORADO–(Marketwire – April 28, 2008) – Apollo Gold Corporation ("Apollo") (TSX:APG) (AMEX:AGT) announced today that a maintenance issue occurred over the weekend at its Montana Tunnels' mill processing facility. Ore is processed at the […]

Apollo Gold Updates Montana Tunnels Mine Production

DENVER, COLORADO–(Marketwire – April 28, 2008) – Apollo Gold Corporation ("Apollo") (TSX:APG) (AMEX:AGT) announced today that a maintenance issue occurred over the weekend at its Montana Tunnels' mill processing facility. Ore is processed at the […]

Ausmelt Signs Agreement for Copper Smelter in Namibia

Ausmelt Ltd has signed an updated Licence Agreement with Namibia Custom Smelters Pty Ltd to enable the use of the existing Ausmelt furnace at the Tsumeb smelter complex for the processing of copper bearing concentrates […]

Ausmelt Signs Agreement for Copper Smelter in Namibia

Ausmelt Ltd has signed an updated Licence Agreement with Namibia Custom Smelters Pty Ltd to enable the use of the existing Ausmelt furnace at the Tsumeb smelter complex for the processing of copper bearing concentrates […]

Metso to supply a complete copper ore processing system to Zinkgruvan Mining AB in Sweden

Metso Minerals will supply a complete processing system for copper ore beneficiation to Zinkgruvan Mining AB for its mine in Southern Sweden. The delivery will be completed during the last quarter of 2009. The value […]

Metso to supply a complete copper ore processing system to Zinkgruvan Mining AB in Sweden

Metso Minerals will supply a complete processing system for copper ore beneficiation to Zinkgruvan Mining AB for its mine in Southern Sweden. The delivery will be completed during the last quarter of 2009. The value […]

Professional Development Short Courses for 2008

The Mining Studies Institute at the University of British Columbia and EduMine bring you a program of 27 short courses on mining topics presented in Vancouver. Courses qualify for the UBC Certificate in Mining Studies. […]

JKTech partners with ALS

JKTech Pty – the technology transfer company for the Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre (JKMRC) in Australia – has partnered with the ALS Laboratory Group – an international leader in analytical testing services – to […]

Mining and processing equipment repair services

KEY Solutions Group is offering refurbishment and repair services for mining and processing machinery and their sub-components….more at Australian Mining

AMIRA Research Team Hits the Road to Help Sponsors with Technology Take-up

AMIRA Project P9N has broken new ground in technology transfer with a global tour of key researchers to present their findings. The five continent tour has enabled a large number of operational staff in member […]

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/) […]

Everclear's commercial-grade electrolyser

International Mining reports that in an important advance in clean processing, Applied Intellectual Capital (AIC) has successfully launched a commercial-grade electrolyser manufacturing program in support of its affiliate, EverClear Solutions. Specifically developed to meet the […]

New sensors for machine automation

Brand new proven radar sensor solutions are now available from indurad – The Industrial Radar Co. indurad in association with RWTH Aachen University have been developing this radar for operator assistance and automation purposes in […]

Terex acquires hydra platforms, under-bridge access equipment maker

WESTPORT, CT, April 21, 2008 — Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX) today announced that it has acquired Hydra Platforms Mfg., Inc. Based in Rock Hill, South Carolina, Hydra Platforms is a leading manufacturer of truck and […]

Vista Gold Corp. Announces Completion of Purchase and First Stage of Transportation of Gold Processing Equipment for the Paredones Amarillos Project

DENVER, April 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Vista Gold Corp. ("Vista" or the "Corporation") (TSX & AMEX: VGZ) is pleased to announce that further to the Company's January 7, 2008 press release, the Company has finalized the […]

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 […]

SRA-PARSYTEC team wins metal-sector contract in Turkey

Vision Systems Design reports that ISRA Vision (Darmstadt, Germany), a supplier of industrial image-processing technology and a leader in surface inspection systems, has won its first contract in Turkey in the metal sector. The company […]

Bateman makes major acquisitions in mineral processing

As IM May is prepared for printing, with an article on developments in mineral processing, comes dramatic news from Bateman. The company has recently acquired the mining-process division of Intertech, with a strong market presence in the CIS. Even more significant, Bateman’s latest acquisition, announced as IM goes to press, is that of the Delkor [...]

Clean processes and the influence of fine grinding

IM’s Clean Process feature in the May issue examines advances in mineral processing that reduce both chemical and energy use. New technologies in fine grinding offer substantial energy savings and AMIRA project P1003 seeks to provide the hard data which would enable companies to make decisions on which of these new technologies is most appropriate for them [...]

Leveling the Playing Field

Most stone quarries are created by starting at ground level and excavating down into the earth. Nonetheless, there are a small number of quarries that are started high above ground level on a mountain or […]