New Article information at Mining Technology New and updated information from Article listed on www.mining-technology.com http://www.mining-technology.com/ en-us http://www.mining-technology.com/ New Article information at Mining Technology http://www.mining-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Poplar Grove Mine (Buck Creek No.2 Mine), Kentucky http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/poplar-grove-mine-buck-creek-no2-mine-kentucky/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/poplar-grove-mine-buck-creek-no2-mine-kentucky/ Earlier known as Buck Creek No.2 Mine, Poplar Grove Mine is located within the Buck Creek mine complex in the Western Kentucky region, Illinois Basin, US. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Mine automation clears giant hurdle http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremine-automation-clears-giant-hurdle-5760844/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremine-automation-clears-giant-hurdle-5760844/ In the coming years, automation will change underground mining beyond all recognition. Nnamdi Anyadike examines some of the key innovations currently underway. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Pakrut Gold Project http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/pakrut-gold-project/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/pakrut-gold-project/ The Pakrut gold mine, located approximately 120km north-east of Dushanbe, Tajikistan, is owned by China Nonferrous Gold (formerly known as Kryso Resources). Fri, 17 Mar 2017 13:35:00 GMT Trump deals body blow to Obama’s energy legacy http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuretrump-deals-body-blow-to-obamas-energy-legacy-5760838/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuretrump-deals-body-blow-to-obamas-energy-legacy-5760838/ In December, the Interior Department rushed through a water protection regulation. It was designed to update a 30-year-old standard with stiff new requirements for how mining companies test and monitor streams - and tie Trump’s hands. But will it hol… Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Arrested development: why Indonesia lifted its mining export ban http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurearrested-development-why-indonesia-lifted-its-mining-export-ban-5760809/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurearrested-development-why-indonesia-lifted-its-mining-export-ban-5760809/ The Indonesian Government is hoping to kick-start its economy by lifting a partial ban on exports of metal ore and mineral concentrates, a policy originally aimed at boosting domestic processing and reducing the South East Asian nation’s exposure to … Mon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Authier Lithium Project, Quebec http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/authier-lithium-project-quebec/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/authier-lithium-project-quebec/ The Authier Lithium project is located in one of the prime mining centres in northern Quebec, Canada, approximately 45km away from the city of Val-d'Or. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Savannah Nickel-Copper-Cobalt Mine Expansion http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/savannah-nickel-copper-cobalt-mine-expansion/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/savannah-nickel-copper-cobalt-mine-expansion/ Savannah project is a nickel-copper-cobalt (Ni-Cu-Co) mine located in Western Australia's East Kimberley region. Tue, 07 Mar 2017 11:52:00 GMT February's top stories: South32-AusQuest alliance, Ausdrill's $150m contract extension http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurefeb-2017-top-news-stories-mining-5757167/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurefeb-2017-top-news-stories-mining-5757167/ South32 and AusQuest form exploration alliance, Ausdrill gets more than $150m contract extensions in Western Australia. Mining-technology.com wraps-up the key headlines from February 2017. Tue, 07 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Carajas Iron Ore Mine http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/carajas/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/carajas/ Carajás Mine, the world's largest iron ore mine, is located in the state of Para in Northern Brazil. Fully owned by Brazilian miner Vale (CVRD), it holds 7.2 billion metric tonnes of iron ore in proven and probable reserves. Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Breaking free: weathering the risks facing mining in 2017 http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurebreaking-fee-weathering-the-risks-facing-mining-in-2017-5731407/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurebreaking-fee-weathering-the-risks-facing-mining-in-2017-5731407/ Ernst & Young’s (EY) latest mining risk report identifies the top ten risks facing the industry, including cash optimisation, access to capital and productivity. EY global mining & metals leader Miguel Zweig tells Julian Turner why companies must bre… Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Corunna Downs Iron Project, Pilbara http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/corunna-downs-iron-project-pilbara/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/corunna-downs-iron-project-pilbara/ Located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, the Corunna Down iron mine is 100% owned by Australian iron ore company Atlas Iron. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Lindi Jumbo Graphite Project http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/lindi-jumbo-graphite-project/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/lindi-jumbo-graphite-project/ The Lindi Jumbo project is a high-grade graphite mine located in south-east Tanzania. It is owned by African graphite developer, Walkabout Resources, which currently holds a 70% stake in the project, with an option to acquire 100%. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT MINE digital magazine: issue 54 http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremine-digital-magazine-issue-54-5741973/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremine-digital-magazine-issue-54-5741973/ In this issue: The mission to mine on Mars, a war on man-made diamonds, illegal mining in Pakistan, managing microbes at sites, new end-of-life technologies, analysing market risks, and more. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:02:00 GMT Volta Grande Gold Project, Altamira http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/volta-grande-gold-project-altamira/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/volta-grande-gold-project-altamira/ The Volta Grande gold project is an advanced-stage exploration project located near Altamira city in Para State, Brazil. It is fully owned and operated by Canadian company Belo Sun Mining. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Sands of Mars: digging up the red planet http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuresands-of-mars-digging-up-the-red-planet-5739297/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuresands-of-mars-digging-up-the-red-planet-5739297/ The prospect of manned missions to Mars has prompted a new wave of research and speculation on the role that robotic excavators could play in the eventual colonisation of the red planet. NASA is working on automated mining technologies that could hel… Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Mining companies and the war against man-made diamonds http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremining-companies-and-the-war-against-man-made-diamonds-5731454/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremining-companies-and-the-war-against-man-made-diamonds-5731454/ Natural diamond miners are concerned synthetic diamonds may be falsely traded as precious organic gems, threatening consumer confidence in their product. Miners such as De Beers are taking steps to safeguard the sector, but what can be done? Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT New Acland Coal Mine Expansion http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/new-acland-coal-mine-expansion/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/new-acland-coal-mine-expansion/ The New Acland mine is an open-cut, thermal coal mine located near the Acland town, 14km north-west of Oakey town, Queensland, Australia. Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Why is illegal mining flourishing in Pakistan? http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurewhy-is-illegal-mining-flourishing-in-pakistan-5731542/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurewhy-is-illegal-mining-flourishing-in-pakistan-5731542/ Many challenges face Pakistan as it strives to stamp out illegal mining and attract investment to take full advantage of its rich variety of resources. As the eight-year ban on excavation in the Northern Province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ends, Molly Lem… Tue, 07 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Talking collision avoidance and advanced mining vehicle technology with Hexagon http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuretalking-collision-avoidance-and-advanced-mining-vehicle-technology-with-hexagon-5731289/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuretalking-collision-avoidance-and-advanced-mining-vehicle-technology-with-hexagon-5731289/ Hexagon Mining’s new vehicle intervention system (VIS) adds a powerful layer of protection to its well-established SAFEmine collision avoidance solution. Julian Turner talks to product manager Fabien Kritter about collision mitigation, mining digital… Tue, 07 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT January's top stories: Rio Tinto to sell Australian unit, SML raises Redmoor stake http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurejanuarys-top-stories-rio-tinto-sells-australian-subsidiary-strategic-minerals-increase-stake-at-redmoor-project-5732786/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurejanuarys-top-stories-rio-tinto-sells-australian-subsidiary-strategic-minerals-increase-stake-at-redmoor-project-5732786/ Rio Tinto signed a binding agreement for the sale of Australian subsidiary Coal & Allied Industries to Yancoal Australia for $2.45bn, and Strategic Minerals (SML) revealed plans to increase its ownership in the UK Redmoor Tin / Tungsten project. Mini… Tue, 07 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT