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 China’s mega gold find and what it could mean for the global market http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurechinas-mega-gold-find-and-what-it-could-mean-for-the-global-market-5852393/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurechinas-mega-gold-find-and-what-it-could-mean-for-the-global-market-5852393/ The discovery of what could be China’s largest gold deposit is just one step towards the country playing an even bigger role in the global gold market. What could this mean for the global market and for China’s economy? Elly Earls reports. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Bloom Lake Iron Ore Mine, Quebec http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/bloom-lake-iron-ore-mine-quebec/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/bloom-lake-iron-ore-mine-quebec/ Champion Iron, through its subsidiary Québec Iron Ore, proposes to restart the Bloom Lake iron ore mine in Fermont, north-east Quebec, Canada. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT MINE digital magazine: issue 58 http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremine-digital-magazine-issue-58-5850580/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremine-digital-magazine-issue-58-5850580/ In this issue: China strikes gold record, the US coal comeback, mining in Mali, new mineral formations, a case for sand mining, the International Collegiate Mining Competition, and more Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:47:00 GMT Can sand mining ever be green? http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurecan-sand-mining-ever-be-green-5842185/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurecan-sand-mining-ever-be-green-5842185/ As urbanisation increases so does the demand for sand in construction, making it the most mined resource on earth. The result has been widespread ecological devastation, as riverbanks and waterways are stripped of their foundations. With no populatio… Mon, 19 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT San Ramon Gold Mine, Antioquia http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/san-ramon-gold-mine-antioquia/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/san-ramon-gold-mine-antioquia/ Red Eagle Mining's San Ramon gold mine is an integral part of the Santa Rosa gold project and is located in the Department of Antioquia, northern Colombia. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT From Origin to Evolution: digitising mining with software specialist Maptek http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurefrom-origin-to-evolution-digitising-mining-with-software-specialist-maptek-5032438/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurefrom-origin-to-evolution-digitising-mining-with-software-specialist-maptek-5032438/ Maptek, a provider of software for the mining industry, has released upgraded scheduling tools to help improve the efficiency and reduce the cost of cut-off grade removal. Coming under a single software portfolio, Evolution, based on an evolutionary … Wed, 14 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT The Anthropocene Epoch: how mining spurs rapid mineral diversification http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurethe-anthropocene-epoch-how-mining-spurs-rapid-mineral-diversification-5839093/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurethe-anthropocene-epoch-how-mining-spurs-rapid-mineral-diversification-5839093/ American scientists have discovered a group of minerals and mineral-like compounds that owe their origins mostly to mining, as they’re formed in ore dumps and tunnel walls, among other places. Research co-author, Edward Grew from the University of Ma… Mon, 12 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Copler Sulphide Expansion Project http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/copler-sulphide-expansion-project/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/copler-sulphide-expansion-project/ The Çöpler open-pit gold mine in Turkey is being expanded to introduce pressure oxidation method to produce gold from the refractory sulphide ore. Sun, 11 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Millennium Expansion Project http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/millennium-expansion-project/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/millennium-expansion-project/ Millennium Coal Pty Limited (MCPL), a subsidiary of Peabody Energy, proposes to increase the Millennium mine coal production from 1.9Mtpa to 5.5Mtpa under the Millennium Expansion Project (MEP). Thu, 08 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Renard Diamond Project http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/renarddiamondproject/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/renarddiamondproject/ The Renard Diamond project is located in east-central Quebec, Canada, within the Foxtrot property. It was earlier jointly owned by Stornoway Diamond and SOQUEM. Thu, 08 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT May's top stories: New Hope's Colton Coal permit, De Beers' carbon-neutral mine http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremays-top-stories-new-hope-gets-permit-for-colton-coal-mine-project-de-beers-group-leads-research-project-to-achieve-carbon-neutral-mining-5826224/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremays-top-stories-new-hope-gets-permit-for-colton-coal-mine-project-de-beers-group-leads-research-project-to-achieve-carbon-neutral-mining-5826224/ New Hope Group secured approval for its A$300m ($222m) Colton Coal mine project, while De Beers Group began leading a research project to deliver carbon-neutral mining at some of its operations in five years. Mining-technology.com wraps-up the key he… Sun, 04 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Mengo Potash Project, Kouilou http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/mengo-potash-project-kouilou/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/mengo-potash-project-kouilou/ The Mengo potash mine is a greenfield project being developed in the Kouilou province of the Republic of Congo. Thu, 01 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Mucking around: Inside the International Collegiate Mining Competition http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremucking-around-inside-the-international-collegiate-mining-competition-5828455/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremucking-around-inside-the-international-collegiate-mining-competition-5828455/ Since the 1970s, the annual International Collegiate Mining Competition has given mining students worldwide a chance to get in touch with traditional extraction methods of yesteryear. It also provides them with invaluable networking and career opport… Wed, 31 May 2017 09:34:00 GMT Capricorn Copper Mine, Queensland http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/capricorn-copper-mine-queensland/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/capricorn-copper-mine-queensland/ The Capricorn copper mine (formerly Mt Gordon and Gunpowder mines) is one of largest copper mining projects being undertaken in Australia. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Can palladium remain strong despite a disruptive auto sector? http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurecan-palladium-remain-strong-despite-a-disruptive-auto-sector-5819625/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurecan-palladium-remain-strong-despite-a-disruptive-auto-sector-5819625/ Palladium has been consistently one of the better-performing precious metals on the market, sometimes achieving higher price growth than gold and platinum. Its market price is on the rise again, but given its substantial reliance on the diesel car se… Mon, 22 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT MINE digital magazine: issue 57 http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremine-digital-magazine-issue-57-5819675/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremine-digital-magazine-issue-57-5819675/ In this issue: Industry titans search for new leaders, Mongolia expands exploration, Australia’s new iron ore tax, prospects for palladium, genomics and mine waste, award-winning hoisting, and more Fri, 19 May 2017 15:27:00 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. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Bethune Potash Mine, Saskatchewan http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/legacy-potash-project-saskatchewan/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/legacy-potash-project-saskatchewan/ A subsidiary of K+S Group, K+S Potash Canada, is the owner of the Bethune Potash mine (earlier Legacy Potash project) being developed near Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan in Canada. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Browns Range Rare Earths Project http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/browns-range-rare-earths-project/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/browns-range-rare-earths-project/ The Browns Range project, which is located approximately 160km south-east of Halls Creek in northern Western Australia, is the flagship project of Australian mining company, Northern Minerals. Tue, 16 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Recovery position: the search for new leadership at Anglo, BHP and Rio http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurerecovery-position-the-search-for-new-leadership-at-anglo-bhp-and-rio-5806480/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurerecovery-position-the-search-for-new-leadership-at-anglo-bhp-and-rio-5806480/ Anglo American, BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto are all on the hunt for new leadership, but what qualities will the incoming chairs need to navigate through an increasingly complex mining landscape? Julian Turner profiles the likely candidates as they loo… Sun, 14 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT