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Advent of Loesche India in Nepal

Loesche’s state-of-the-art and ever-reliable Vertical Roller Mill LM 35.2+2CS is ordered by Shubhashree Agni Cement Udhyog Pvt. Ltd.

Russian gold mining company Zapadnaya improves productivity and safety with video over satellite from Orange Business Services

Orange satellite broadband connects Zapadnaya’s remote mine operations

Potash Corp confirms merger talks with Agrium, shares halted

A tie-up could produce a fertilizer giant worth more than $30 billion.

Unsolvable Chiller Pump Noise Resolved by Acoustiblok’s Acoustical Real Time Video Imaging System®

Acoustiblok, a NASA Spinoff listed company, recently used its Acoustical Real-Time Video Imaging System® to efficiently cure a continuing unsolvable problem of excessive noise from two industrial chiller pumps. Over a two-year period, three acoustical consultants were brought in to take measurements using standard sound level meters, however none of them could successfully identify the root cause of the problem, or develop a solution that satisfied the noise requirements.

Scientists find way to extract gold from old gadgets

Scottish researchers say discarded items of modern life contain as much as 7% of all the world’s gold.

This Aussie miner will pay shareholders in gold

Resolute Mining, a junior with operations across Australia and Africa, said the novel gold-linked dividend policy is a world first.

Equal opportunity distribution through asset financing in mining equipment market

Between lessor and lessee in the growing mining equipment market, an asset manager acts as the lynchpin.

Canada’s mining industry faces workers shortage of up to 127,000 — report

Experts warn Canada's mining industry faces a looming risk it's not ready to deal with — lack of access to workers with the skills needed in an upswing.

Ritchie Bros. buys IronPlanet for US$758.5 million

Auction consolidation.

Alaska Structures to Showcase Mining Buildings, Conveyor Enclosures & More at MINExpo 2016

Alaska Structures will be showcasing their fabric buildings at MINExpo in Las Vegas this September 26th to 28th at booth #12150 in the outdoor Silver lot.

Kespry announces new drone for the mining industry

The new Kespry Drone 2.0 has twice the aerial coverage.

Tough hose reels for tough operators

Designed and manufactured in Europe using 50% thicker Stainless Steel than standard hose reels, the Mine Spec Range of Hose Reels has been created to withstand the rigors of the toughest environments and roughest operators.

Canada's Ivanhoe Mines to hire strategic adviser after unsolicited interest

Shares in the Vancouver-based miner soared Monday as the firm said it would likely hire an investment bank to advise the board on all strategic options.

Alrosa diamond sales drop in second quarter on fading demand

Net profit for the period, however, increased substantially — up 61% from a year ago to 40.5 billion roubles ($625 million).

Parked-up equipment a boon for some

Where miners four years ago could negotiate with other mining or service companies when buying or selling equipment, now that equipment is getting harder to unload, with so much of it available on the used market.

Release in response to Orezone Gold Corporation’s (“Orezone”) news release

SRK Consulting (Canada) Inc. is releasing the following in response to Orezone Gold Corporation’s (“Orezone”) news release of August 22, 2016.

Striking Bolivian miners lift roadblock after killing country’s deputy minister

Rodolfo Illanes (56) was kidnapped Thursday, tortured and beaten to death according to officials.

Magna Tyres Group appoints Vijay Nambiar as General Manager, Magna Tyres Middle East & Africa

Vijay Nambiar will be part of the Magna Tyres Group with the Middle East & Africa office, offering sales support to all dealers and end users of Magna Tyres in the region, while also focussing on expanding the business.

Maintenance optimisation program ‘shuts down’ competition

New software that enables an optimal, streamlined approach to mine plant shutdown scheduling to fast track maintenance was the overall winner at today’s Curtin Commercial Innovation Awards, resulting in $15,000 for its inventors.

Mining Indaba Appoints Harry Chapman Director of Content

Harry joins Mining Indaba having developed outstanding content for Metal Bulletin, Mines and Money/Aspermont and most recently Informa

World 1st for STATS Group on Cortez Pipeline Project

High pressure CO2 pipeline isolation success breaks new ground

This Australian man just found a massive 4kg gold nugget

Named “Friday’s Joy,” it is expected to sell for more than $190,000.

Cat® Hard Rock Mining business unit expands Underground Truck Design portfolio

The agreement will provide Caterpillar with additional design options in the 20-metric-tonnes and smaller payload class.

PrecisionHawk and Skyward Partner to Provide Full-Service Drone Platform to Commercial Customers

PrecisionHawk’s leading UAVs, data mapping and analysis software and LATAS safety platform will be connected to Skyward’s operations management platform to provide a holistic drone workflow for the commercial market