New News information at Mining Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.mining-technology.com http://www.mining-technology.com/ en-us http://www.mining-technology.com/ New News information at Mining Technology http://www.mining-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Gascoyne Resources to raise funds to develop Western Australia's Dalgaranga Gold Project http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsgascoyne-resources-to-raise-55m-to-develop-dalgaranga-gold-project-in-wa-5744291 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsgascoyne-resources-to-raise-55m-to-develop-dalgaranga-gold-project-in-wa-5744291 Gascoyne Resources has completed a bookbuild to raise up to $50m with an issue price of $0.50 per share to develop Dalgaranga Gold Project in Western Australia's Murchison region. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Freeport-McMoRan mining dispute Indonesian Government reaches stalemate http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsfreeport-mcmoran-issues-notice-to-indonesian-government-over-mining-dispute-5745003 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsfreeport-mcmoran-issues-notice-to-indonesian-government-over-mining-dispute-5745003 Freeport-McMoRan has announced that its subsidiary PT Freeport Indonesia (PT-FI) has failed to reach an agreement with Indonesia’s Government over concentrate exports and associated matters relating to the contract of work (CoW) after five years of t… Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Red Pine acquires further area near Wawa Gold Project in Ontario http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsred-pine-acquires-additional-claims-to-increase-wawa-gold-project-area-5744297 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsred-pine-acquires-additional-claims-to-increase-wawa-gold-project-area-5744297 Pine Exploration (Red Pine) has acquired an additional 194ha area near its Wawa Gold Project in Ontario, Canada. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Olive Downs mine in Queensland gets coordinated project status http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsolive-downs-mine-in-queensland-receives-coordinated-project-status-5742985 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsolive-downs-mine-in-queensland-receives-coordinated-project-status-5742985 Coordinated project status has been granted for the Oline Downs mine near Moranbah in Queensland, Australia. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Evolution Mining to invest in Cowal gold mine in New South Wales http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsevolution-mining-to-develop-cowal-gold-mine-following-extension-approval-5742970 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsevolution-mining-to-develop-cowal-gold-mine-following-extension-approval-5742970 Evolution Mining has announced its board has approved plans to invest in the E42 Stage H cutback and the Dual Leach Project at Cowal gold mine in New South Wales (NSW), Australia. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT South32 and AusQuest form exploration alliance http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssouth32-and-ausquest-forms-exploration-alliance-5743867 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssouth32-and-ausquest-forms-exploration-alliance-5743867 Mining company South32 has signed a strategic alliance agreement with AusQuest to advance potential exploration opportunities in Australia and Peru. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Rio Tinto awards $45m contract to Fulton Hogan for bauxite project in Australia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrio-tinto-awards-fulton-hogan-45-million-contract-5741866 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrio-tinto-awards-fulton-hogan-45-million-contract-5741866 Mining major Rio Tinto has awarded civil construction company Fulton Hogan a $45m contract to build a dam that will supply water to its Amrun bauxite project in the Western Cape York, Queensland, Australia. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT CobalTech buys nine mature mines in Cobalt Camp, Ontario http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscobaltech-buys-nine-past-producing-mines-in-cobalt-camp-ontario-5741857 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscobaltech-buys-nine-past-producing-mines-in-cobalt-camp-ontario-5741857 CobalTech Mining has acquired nine additional strategically located properties surrounding its Duncan Kerr Project at the Cobalt Camp in Ontario, Canada. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Canadian Zinc Corporation, RNC Minerals, Macmahon Holdings http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-canadian-zinc-corporation-rnc-minerals-macmahon-holdings-5740965 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-canadian-zinc-corporation-rnc-minerals-macmahon-holdings-5740965 Northwest Territories Power Corporation (NTPC) is to evaluate the opportunities for supplying power for development and operation of Canadian Zinc Corporation’s Prairie Creek Mine in Canada. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Glenmark, Gracepoint Mining Corp http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-glenmark-gracepoint-mining-corp-5740974 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-glenmark-gracepoint-mining-corp-5740974 Glenmark has signed a $922 deal with Fleurette Group to acquire the remaining 31% stake in Mutanda Mining Sarl, making it now a wholly owned subsidiary. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Atlas Iron to develop Corunna Downs project in Western Australia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsatlas-iron-to-develop-corunna-downs-project-in-western-australia-5742345 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsatlas-iron-to-develop-corunna-downs-project-in-western-australia-5742345 Atlas Iron has announced its plans to develop the Corunna Downs Iron Ore Project in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Seabridge Gold signs LoI to acquire Snowstorm Project in Nevada http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsseabridge-gold-signs-loi-to-acquire-snowstorm-project-5740491 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsseabridge-gold-signs-loi-to-acquire-snowstorm-project-5740491 Seabridge Gold has entered a non-binding letter of intent (LoI) to acquire a 100% interest in the Snowstorm Project from Paulson Gold Holdings. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Teck Resources to sell 70% interest in Haib Minerals http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsteck-resources-sells-70-interest-of-haib-minerals-to-increase-deep-south-stake-5741326 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsteck-resources-sells-70-interest-of-haib-minerals-to-increase-deep-south-stake-5741326 Teck Resources has entered a definitive agreement to sell its 70% interest in Haib Minerals to Deep-South Resources, which already owns an existing 30% stake. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Columbus Metals gains mining lease for Tasmania's Heemskirk Tin Project http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsstellar-resources-subsidiary-receives-mining-lease-for-heemskirk-tin-project-in-tasmania-5740502 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsstellar-resources-subsidiary-receives-mining-lease-for-heemskirk-tin-project-in-tasmania-5740502 Stellar Resources' wholly owned subsidiary Columbus Metals has been granted a mining lease (2023P/M) for the Heemskirk Tin Project in Tasmania, Australia. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Glencore buys stakes in Mutanda and Katanga for $960m http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsglencore-acquires-mutanda-and-katanga-stakes-for-960m-5739447 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsglencore-acquires-mutanda-and-katanga-stakes-for-960m-5739447 Glencore has purchased the remaining 31% stake of Fleurette Group's Mutanda Mining Sarl and also gained a 10.25% interest in Katanga Mining for a total consideration of $960m. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Altura Mining awards Pilgangoora mining contract to NRW Holdings http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsaltura-mining-awards-pilgangoora-mining-contract-to-nrw-holdings-5739437 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsaltura-mining-awards-pilgangoora-mining-contract-to-nrw-holdings-5739437 Altura Mining has awarded a five-year mine development and services contract to NRW Holdings Limited for the Pilgangoora Lithium project in Western Australia. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Canadian Zinc signs MoU for power supply at Prairie Creek Mine in Canada http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscanadian-zinc-signs-mou-with-ntpc-to-supply-electric-power-at-prairie-creek-mine-in-canada-5739860 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscanadian-zinc-signs-mou-with-ntpc-to-supply-electric-power-at-prairie-creek-mine-in-canada-5739860 Canadian Zinc Corporation has entered a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Northwest Territories Power Corporation (NTPC) to evaluate power supply opportunities for development and operation of the Prairie Creek Mine in Canada's Northwest Territo… Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT RNC Minerals signs deal to gain South Kalgoorlie Operations in Western Australia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrnc-minerals-signs-purchase-option-deal-to-acquire-sko-mine-and-mill-for-6143m-5738796 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrnc-minerals-signs-purchase-option-deal-to-acquire-sko-mine-and-mill-for-6143m-5738796 RNC Minerals has signed a toll processing and purchase option agreement with Westgold Resources to acquire South Kalgoorlie Operations (SKO) in Western Australia. Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Macmahon signs MoU for production at Indonesia's Batu Hijau mine http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmacmahon-signs-mou-with-amnt-to-assess-expansion-options-for-batu-hijau-mine-5738403 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmacmahon-signs-mou-with-amnt-to-assess-expansion-options-for-batu-hijau-mine-5738403 Mining services provider Macmahon Holdings has signed a three-year memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Indonesia's PT Amman Mineral Nusa Tenggara (AMNT) to assess all options to accelerate production of Batu Hijau mine copper-gold mine on the Sumb… Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Pybar Mining secures contract for Thalanga zinc project in Queensland http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newspybar-mining-secures-mining-services-contract-for-thalanga-zinc-project-5738421 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newspybar-mining-secures-mining-services-contract-for-thalanga-zinc-project-5738421 Zinc developer Red River Resources has awarded a West 45 underground mining contract to Pybar Mining Services as part of the move to restart production from Thalanga mine in Queensland, Australia. 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