Mining Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.mining-technology.com web site http://www.mining-technology.com/ en-us http://www.mining-technology.com/ Mining Technology-Updates http://www.mining-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif The Pioneer Difference: Effective and Immediate Heavy Equipment Engineering Services http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/project/heavy-equipment-engineering-services/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/project/heavy-equipment-engineering-services/ We made our mark as the engineering and design department of the Euclid-Hitachi Haul Truck Product Line. Now, as Pioneer Solutions LLC, we have taken our 30+ years of off highway haul truck design experience and created a broad based engineering, des… Fri, 26 May 2017 14:44:00 GMT Lifespan Improvements and Optimisation of Classification Cyclones http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials-handling/classification-cyclones/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials-handling/classification-cyclones/ A cluster of four 380mm De-watering Cyclones were sent in to HMA for refurbishment. They were originally lined with 12mm alumina tiles. Our client requested we propose methods to increase the service life of the items. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Argosy Minerals, Castle Silver Resources, Coeur Mining http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-argosy-minerals-castle-silver-resources-coeur-mining-5824398 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-argosy-minerals-castle-silver-resources-coeur-mining-5824398 Australia-based exploration company <strong>Argosy Minerals</strong> has announced that it will raise A$1m ($745,000) through a share purchase plan (SPP) from its shareholders. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Pallinghurst Resources, Gold Fields http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-pallinghurst-resources-gold-fields-5824407 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-pallinghurst-resources-gold-fields-5824407 Pallinghurst Resources is intending to acquire the remaining 52.91% stake in coloured gemstones producing company, Gemfields, for approximately $145.2m at £0.38 ($0.49) a share. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Firestone Diamonds signs deal for sale of Botswana assets http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsfirestone-diamonds-signs-agreement-to-sell-botswana-assets-5825829 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsfirestone-diamonds-signs-agreement-to-sell-botswana-assets-5825829 Firestone Diamonds has signed an agreement for the potential sale of its Botswana operations, which include its interest in the BK11 mine to Amulet Diamond for $5.1m. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Tsodilo Resources gains diamond exploration licence in Botswana field http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newstsodilo-resources-secures-diamond-exploration-license-in-botswana-field-5825758 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newstsodilo-resources-secures-diamond-exploration-license-in-botswana-field-5825758 Tsodilo Resources' subsidiary Bosoto has secured prospecting licence in the Orapa Kimberlite Field (OKF) in Botswana. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT TetraFlex Group Bridge Links Different Networks and Multi-Site Communications http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/tetraflex-group-bridge-comms/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/tetraflex-group-bridge-comms/ The TetraFlex® Group Bridge allows operations to connect portable solutions in remote locations, so remote mine sites can link to the main network. Download the product flyer for more information and applications of the TetraFlex Group Bridge. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Pioneer to Attend IME 2017 http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/pioneer-solutions/pressime2017-kolkata.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/pioneer-solutions/pressime2017-kolkata.html Pioneer will be attending the 7th Annual International Mining, Exploration, Mineral Processing Technology, Metals & Machinery Exhibition in Kolkata, India. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Graphex Mining signs offtake deal for Chilalo graphite project in Tanzania http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsgraphex-mining-signs-offtake-agreement-for-chilalo-graphite-project-in-tanzania-5825855 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsgraphex-mining-signs-offtake-agreement-for-chilalo-graphite-project-in-tanzania-5825855 Australian exploration and development company Graphex Mining has signed a non-binding term sheet for a proposed joint venture (JV) and offtake and financing for its Tanzania-based Chilalo graphite project. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Sulzer Cast Materials http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/sulzer-cast-materials/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/sulzer-cast-materials/ Wherever there are chloride solutions, such as sea water, bleach or oxidising salts e.g. ferric chloride and cupric chloride, pitting and crevice corrosion can occur. Thu, 25 May 2017 13:08:00 GMT Slope Monitoring Workshop in Ghana http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/exploration/idsingegneria/pressslope-monitoring-ghana.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/exploration/idsingegneria/pressslope-monitoring-ghana.html IDS GeoRadar and TRE ALTAMIRA as leading providers to the mining industry continue collaborating to offer a radar integrated solution covering all mine stability issues. Thu, 25 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT PortaMetrics™ - Blast with Confidence http://www.mining-technology.com/videos/5447681161001.html http://www.mining-technology.com/videos/5447681161001.html PortaMetrics™ is a patented* point-and-shoot rugged tablet that provides almost instant fragmentation analysis of your desired scene without the need for any reference scaling object. Thu, 25 May 2017 08:33:00 GMT Galane Gold signs LoI to acquire share of Vantage Goldfields http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsgalane-gold-signs-loi-to-acquire-share-of-vantage-goldfields-5824283 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsgalane-gold-signs-loi-to-acquire-share-of-vantage-goldfields-5824283 Galane Gold has signed a letter of intent (LoI) for the acquisition of all outstanding shares of Vantage Goldfields Limited, a gold mining company with operations in Mpumalanga province, South Africa. Wed, 24 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Rio Tinto to invest $30.9m towards feasibility study of Pilbara iron ore deposit http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrio-tinto-to-invest-309m-towards-feasibility-study-of-pilbara-iron-ore-deposit-5824840 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrio-tinto-to-invest-309m-towards-feasibility-study-of-pilbara-iron-ore-deposit-5824840 Rio Tinto has announced plans to invest $30.9m into a project feasibility study to develop its Koodaideri iron ore deposit in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Wed, 24 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT DAMM's TetraFlex Voice and Data Log System for Call Data Records http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/damms-tetraflex-voice-data-log/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/damms-tetraflex-voice-data-log/ The TetraFlex® Voice and Data Log system provides comprehensive voice and data recording facilities and a range of logging facilities for call data records (CDR). Wed, 24 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Alrosa to carry out development of diamond deposit in Angola http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsalrosa-to-participate-in-development-of-new-diamond-deposit-in-angola-5824254 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsalrosa-to-participate-in-development-of-new-diamond-deposit-in-angola-5824254 Diamond miner PJSC Alrosa has announced that it will participate in development of a new diamond deposit in Angola. Wed, 24 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Industrial Safety Products for Mining Applications http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/health-and-safety/industrial-safety-products/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/health-and-safety/industrial-safety-products/ Checkers manufactures one of the world's most extensive lines of wheel chocks for the mining industry. Wed, 24 May 2017 15:53:00 GMT BT Wolfgang Binder-Mineral and Sensor-Based Sorting Technology http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/screening/bt-wolfgang-binder/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/screening/bt-wolfgang-binder/ As a leading contractor specialising in mineral and sorting technology, BT-Wolfgang Binder is an innovative partner for turnkey projects, modification and extensions to existing plants. Wed, 24 May 2017 09:35:00 GMT VMS style mineralisation found at Greatland Gold’s Bromus project http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newselements-consistent-with-vms-style-mineralisation-found-at-greatland-golds-bromus-project-5823234 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newselements-consistent-with-vms-style-mineralisation-found-at-greatland-golds-bromus-project-5823234 Greatland Gold has provided an update of its drilling campaign at its fully owned Bromus project in Western Australia, with signs of a volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) system. Tue, 23 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Condor Gold reports drilling results of La India Project, Nicaragua http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscondor-gold-reports-drill-results-from-la-india-project-nicaragua-5823043 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscondor-gold-reports-drill-results-from-la-india-project-nicaragua-5823043 Condor Gold has reported results from an initial 2,000m drill programme on the Mestiza Vein Set (Mestiza) at La India Project, Nicaragua. Tue, 23 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT