Mine services companies will increasingly target better-performing commodities and focus on technology research and development to help miners streamline operations and cut costs as the weak mineral price environment continues to weigh on profit margins.
USA Mining News
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Most of them have been after existing operations and companies, rather than trying to build mines from scratch.
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$177 million settlement announced Wednesday requires action to prevent future spills.
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The company has set Jan. 3 as the restart date for the mine, but that may change based on market conditions.
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Air quality control permit yanked last year has been reinstated.
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Study shows there are more bullion miners among higher market capital ranking of mining companies in second quarter of 2016 than a year a go.
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Alpha, which filed for bankruptcy in August last year, is scheduled to ask a federal judge Thursday to approve its exit plan despite objections to it.