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Deep-sea miner Nautilus to get $113m of escrowed funds

Cecilia Jamasmie | November 28, 2014
Deep-sea miner Nautilus to get $113m of escrowed funds

The sum will be given on the completion of the sale of 15% of its Solwara 1 project to an entity nominated by Papua New Guinea.

Electrolube Gets To The Heart Of Critical Duty Electronics for Mining and Utilities

Electrolube | November 27, 2014

Electro-chemicals specialist, Electrolube is often called upon to deliver high-performance conformal coatings and encapsulation materials for electronics devices destined for critical or hazardous applications in multiple industries including mining that demand utmost reliability and maximum levels of safety.

Custom MechCaL Fan to Drive Volkswagen Research Facility

MechCaL Pty Ltd | November 27, 2014

Local fan and ventilation manufacturer, MechCaL has taken on the challenge of building what could be the largest Vane Axial Flow fan currently in production for Volkswagen in Germany.

Metso receives a large order for flow control technology from Zorlu Energy Companies Group in Turkey for a geothermal power plant

Metso | November 27, 2014

Reliable, high-performance valves play a significant role in producing renewable energy from geothermal resources.

Chile’s mining sector to double energy demand by 2025

Cecilia Jamasmie | November 27, 2014
Chile’s mining sector to double energy demand by 2025

These are not very good news for the energy-starved copper producing nation.

For sale: Quarry used as a set for Dr. Who, Wrath of the Titans

Michael Allan McCrae | November 27, 2014
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Other films include Clash of Titans and Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy.

Rio Tinto sets $350m aside to expand Canada’s Diavik diamond mine

Cecilia Jamasmie | November 27, 2014
Rio Tinto sets $350m aside to expand Canada’s Diavik diamond mine

The investment will allow for a fourth pipe to be developed at the site, with production expected to start by 2018.

Mining equipment suppliers caught in vicious spiral

Frik Els | November 26, 2014
Mercedes Benz lifts dump truck 333

Already clobbered by the mining sector's woes, the crude oil slump could't come at a worse time for the resources equipment and services industry.

Rain for Rent Introduces Versatile New SiteMax™ Pump

Rain for Rent | November 26, 2014

Exclusive and innovative features offer customers an all-purpose pump across multiple water management applications

Metso's Capital Markets Day in Amsterdam on November 26, 2014

Metso | November 26, 2014

Metso is holding a Capital Markets Day in Amsterdam today, November 26, 2014. The event will highlight various topics, such as the Group's strategy, financial performance and financial targets, as well as growth prospects and development initiatives of Metso's three business areas.

When it rains…Iron ore, gold miners the most vulnerable to Ebola risk

Cecilia Jamasmie | November 26, 2014
When it rains…Iron ore, gold miners the most vulnerable to Ebola risk

Report shows there are 39 assets in production within the Ebola-affected region.

Transmin Announces Distributor Deal with Thermo Fisher Scientific

Transmin | November 26, 2014

Transmin are pleased to announce the signing of a new agreement with Thermo Fisher Scientific, as the official distributor of Thermo Fisher’s bulk materials handling range in Australia.

New medical device to make the mines safer

The Lead South Australia | November 26, 2014

Dehydration can be a serious health issue for Australia’s mining industry, but a new product to be developed with input from Flinders University’s Medical Device Partnering Program (MDPP) is set to more effectively help mine managers implement their health and safety policies.

10 tonne Master Magnets Overband Magnet installed in coal processing plant in Nakhodka, Russia

Master Magnets Ltd. | November 26, 2014

The Electro Overband Magnet is the most powerful overband separator from the Mastermag range and is designed to operate and separate at increased suspension heights…

Jim Kumpula Joins Legacy Building Solutions as General Manager – Canada

Legacy Building Solutions | November 26, 2014

Legacy Building Solutions, a design-build manufacturer of custom fabric structures, has named Jim Kumpula General Manager – Canada.

Suppliers face loss-making deals as miners tighten screws

Reuters | November 26, 2014
Money laundering, terrorism financing diamond trade in India, Israel, Belgium, Canada and the US — report

The global mining sector has cut $20-25 billion in costs.

Lucapa Diamond soars on 35-year mining licence for Lulo

Cecilia Jamasmie | November 26, 2014
Lucapa Diamond soars on 35-year mining licence for Lulo

The project could prove to be more valuable than the country’s biggest gem producer, Catoca,

H-E Parts International welcomes Ray Bitzel as new President of H-E Parts Distribution

H-E Parts International (HEPI) | November 25, 2014

H-E Parts International Brings New Leadership to H-E Parts Distribution to Support 2015 Strategic Growth

5 Critical Considerations for Sustainable Mining Operations

PE INTERNATIONAL | November 25, 2014

Do you know how to respond to statements that your material is hazardous or toxic?

Siemens drives forward digitalization of industrial automation

Siemens | November 25, 2014

Siemens exhibits integral portfolio for industrial electrification, automation and digitalization at the SPS IPC Drives fair

Gender equity: essential to mining’s future

AusIMM - The Minerals Institute | November 25, 2014

Female mining professionals face a persistent gender pay gap. The gap consists of lower wages than their male peers doing the same work, and less access to career progression.

Canadian Government releases updated CSR strategy: key developments

Fasken Martineau | November 25, 2014

The updated CSR Strategy reflects the Canadian government’s continued commitment to CSR, particularly in the extractive sector.

Aussie miners working harder for less money

Cecilia Jamasmie | November 25, 2014
Aussie miners working harder for less money

Average salaries fell 19% over the two-year period from 2012, while the average working week increased by four hours, a study shows.

Optimize SAP with add-ons for asset maintenance management

COGEP | November 24, 2014

COGEP has released the most advanced and easy-to-use Planner and Scheduler, Dashboard and Mobile app modules for SAP

Metso introduces the world's most efficient secondary crusher: Nordberg GP7

Metso | November 24, 2014

The new high-power crusher includes a constant feed opening, steep cavity and a wide range of effective strokes.

Canadian First Nations march to demand ban on uranium exploration in Quebec

Cecilia Jamasmie | November 24, 2014
Canadian First Nations march to demand ban on uranium exploration in Quebec

They plan to arrive in Montreal on Dec. 15, the final day of hearings on uranium development by Quebec’s environmental watchdog.

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