New Article information at Mining Technology New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Mining Technology Boosting black ownership of South African mines South Africa’s new Mining Charter, aimed at increasing black ownership and participation in the sector, has come under harsh criticism from a large faction of the mining industry which claims there will be significant implications for the health of t… Mon, 21 Aug 2017 06:00:00 GMT Florence Copper Project, Arizona The Florence copper project is an advanced-stage in-situ copper recovery (ISCR) project being developed in central Arizona, US. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Ann Mason Copper-Molybdenum Project, Nevada Ann Mason is an advanced copper-molybdenum project being developed in Nevada, US. It comprises the Ann Mason copper-molybdenum deposit, which is considered to be the fourth biggest copper porphyry resource in Canada and the US, and the Blue Hill oxid… Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Honing skills at the Saskatchewan Mine Rescue Competition The competency of mine rescue teams to act under immense pressure can mean the difference between life and death, but teams rarely get an opportunity to practice their skills until an actual disaster occurs – except at mine rescue competitions. In Ju… Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Mount Peake Vanadium-Iron-Titanium Project Australian resource company TNG plans to start construction on the Mount Peake vanadium-iron-titanium project located in the Arunta province of Northern Territory, Australia, in 2017. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Montagne d’Or Gold Project The Montagne d'Or gold mine is located in north-west French Guiana, approximately 180km west of its capital city, Cayenne. Wed, 09 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Confronting corruption in Uganda’s mining industry A new report by Global Witness alleges that Uganda’s mining sector is built on endemic corruption and mismanagement at the expense of the Ugandan people, environment and economy. What are the problems and what needs to be done to promote stability, f… Mon, 07 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT July's top stories: Glencore's $1.13bn acquisition, Rio Tinto signs MoU for Jadar lithium project Glencore signed $1.13bn worth of agreements to acquire a 49% interest in the Hunter Valley Operations, Rio Tinto signed an MoU with the Serbian Government for the Jadar lithium-borate project development, and Barrick Gold completed the sale of stake … Sun, 06 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Seafloor mining: the DeepGreen method As resources dwindle, mining companies are increasingly looking to the sea to provide the minerals and metals we need. Environmental concerns hang heavy over deepsea mining, but Canadian company DeepGreen Resources is developing a new method to mine … Wed, 02 Aug 2017 09:26:00 GMT Can US coal mining make a comeback? The revival of the US coal mining sector is a strong focus of the Trump administration, but critics are questioning whether that is possible in current market conditions. With demand in decline, and the price of renewably generated power becoming inc… Mon, 31 Jul 2017 08:56:00 GMT Dugald River Mine, Queensland The Dugald River zinc-lead-silver mine is situated 65km north-west of Cloncurry in Northern Queensland, Australia, and owned by MMG. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT MINE digital magazine: Issue 59 In this issue: France’s President of industry, the South Australian Iron Road, legitimising mica in India, De Beers to go carbon neutral, ICMM talks falling fatalities, the shrinking talent pool, and more Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:50:00 GMT ICMM’s fourth safety report: fatalities on the rise ICMM’s Mining Safety report for 2016 has been released, detailing the most hazardous areas plaguing mining. ICMM safety manager Mark Holmes explains the report’s findings, how safety could still be improved and the possibility of reaching the goal of… Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT Iron Road: Australian Government paves the way towards massive magnetite mine A new multi-billion dollar South Australian magnetite mine, owned by Iron Road has taken an important step forward by achieving government approval. But what will it take to get this colossal project up and running? Mon, 24 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT Madaouela Uranium Project Madaouela is an advanced-stage uranium project being developed near Arlit in north-central Niger. The project is located within the most significant sandstone-hosted uranium deposits in the world. Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Inside De Beers project to create carbon neutral mining within five years De Beers has announced it is leading a research project that aims to make some of its mines carbon neutral within five years. The idea involves storing carbon through the mineralisation of kimberlite waste from the diamond extraction process. This co… Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Legalising North East India’s mica mines Around 20,000 children work in North East India’s highly dangerous and illegal mica mines. The Indian Government has pledged to legalise these mines in order to protect a vital source of income for poverty stricken families, raise safety standards an… Sun, 16 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Gruyere Gold Project, Melbourne Located in the Yamarna Greenstone Belt, Gruyere Gold Deposit is situated on mining lease M38/1267, approximately 200km east of Laverton in Western Australia. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Robots and recruitment: the impact of automation on mining jobs With the rise of automation, some are fearful the mining sector is heading for a jobs drain. But if handled sensitively, could the transition from man to machine make the industry more attractive to a new breed of talent? Ross Davies reports. Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Will President Macron resurrect the French mining industry? During his tenure as the Minister of Economy, French President Emmanuel Macron signed off a number of mineral exploration projects and has been quoted as saying he plans to overhaul France’s mining code. With a parliamentary majority secured, what sh… Sun, 09 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT