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 Mining Conference to shine a light on Australia http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/tba/international-mining-resources-conference/pressmining-conference-shine-light-australia.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/tba/international-mining-resources-conference/pressmining-conference-shine-light-australia.html The leading mining business event in Australia has been launched this year as part of a state inbound trade missions. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT Nevada Sunrise gains drilling permits to explore lithium brines http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsnevada-sunrise-receives-drilling-permits-to-explore-lithium-brines-4960537 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsnevada-sunrise-receives-drilling-permits-to-explore-lithium-brines-4960537 Canada-based Nevada Sunrise Gold has received drilling permits to explore lithium brines on the Clayton Northeast Project (Clayton NE) and the Gemini Project in the Esmeralda county, Nevada, US. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Debmarine takes delivery of diamond mining vessel http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdebmarine-takes-delivery-100m-diamond-mining-vessel-4960294 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdebmarine-takes-delivery-100m-diamond-mining-vessel-4960294 Debmarine Namibia has received its N$2.3bn diamond mining and exploration vessel, SS Nujoma, from Norwegian shipbuilder Kleven Verft. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Horizonte gains three new concession areas in Brazil http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newshorizonte-secures-three-new-concession-areas-in-brazil-4960345 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newshorizonte-secures-three-new-concession-areas-in-brazil-4960345 Nickel development company Horizonte Minerals has secured three new concession areas next to its recently acquired Glencore Araguaia Project (GAP) in Brazil. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Diamonds are forever: can Anglo American revive De Beers’ fortunes? http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurediamonds-are-forever-can-anglo-american-revive-de-beers-fortunes-4951079/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurediamonds-are-forever-can-anglo-american-revive-de-beers-fortunes-4951079/ The price of rough diamonds has been steadily declining since 2014 and the industry is facing increasing competition from the synthetic diamond industry. Despite this, mining giant Anglo American has decided to retain leading diamond supplier De Beer… Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Hauhinco: The Expert for Water-Hydraulic Solutions http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/hydraulics/the-expert-for-water-hydraulic-solutions/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/hydraulics/the-expert-for-water-hydraulic-solutions/ Tradition and innovation go hand in hand at Hauhinco. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:02:00 GMT Custom-Built Detachable Gooseneck Trailers for Offroad Use http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/transportation/custom-built-detachable-gooseneck-trailers-for-offroad-use/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/transportation/custom-built-detachable-gooseneck-trailers-for-offroad-use/ For more than 110 years, Rogers Brothers Corporation has been designing and building superior quality trailers for our customers around the world. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:50:00 GMT Acoustic Wave Beats Radar Yet Again http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/controls/acoustic-wave-radar/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/controls/acoustic-wave-radar/ Crushers of all types such as primary, secondary, tertiary or auxiliary require precise control of feed height to work in optimal condition. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:45:00 GMT GeoSonics / Vibra-Tech to Exhibit at MINExpo 2016 http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/controls/vibra-tec/pressgeosonics-vibra-tech-exhibit-minexpo.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/controls/vibra-tec/pressgeosonics-vibra-tech-exhibit-minexpo.html GeoSonics / Vibra-Tech will be exhibiting at MINExpo 2016, which is being held on 26-28 September in Las Vegas, Nevada, US. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:40:00 GMT Kenya’s mining industry: set for a boom? http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurekenyas-mining-industry-set-for-a-boom-4958923/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurekenyas-mining-industry-set-for-a-boom-4958923/ Kenya hasn’t been a leader in African mining, with out-of-date laws and mining data meaning that the country missed out on mineral exploration. Things could be on the cusp of change with a new mining act bringing in more modern regulations, but can t… Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT BHP Billiton will not seek extension to variation deed for Olympic Dam mine http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbhp-billiton-not-seek-extension-variation-deed-olympic-dam-mine-4958804 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbhp-billiton-not-seek-extension-variation-deed-olympic-dam-mine-4958804 BHP Billiton has confirmed that it will not seek a further extension to the variation deed of an agreement for Olympic Dam mine in South Australia. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Australia to grant $36.7m to support troubled Arrium’s iron-ore business http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-grant-367m-support-troubled-arriums-iron-ore-business-4958976 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-grant-367m-support-troubled-arriums-iron-ore-business-4958976 The Australian Government is to grant A$49.2m ($36.7m) in support for trouble-hit firm Arrium's iron-ore business and increase the company's cash-flow. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Kazatomprom and Uranium One implement new in-situ leach mining method http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newskazatomprom-and-uranium-one-implement-new-in-situ-leach-mining-method-4958940 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newskazatomprom-and-uranium-one-implement-new-in-situ-leach-mining-method-4958940 Kazakhstan's atomic company Kazatomprom and Moscow-based Rosatom's Uranium One have developed a new method designed for increasing efficiency of wells productivity in uranium in-situ leach (ISL) mining. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 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. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT BC to amend environmental assessment certificate for Taseko's $1.5bn New Prosperity project http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbc-to-amend-environmental-assessment-certificate-for-tasekos-15bn-new-prosperity-project-4957546 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbc-to-amend-environmental-assessment-certificate-for-tasekos-15bn-new-prosperity-project-4957546 The British Columbia (BC) Environmental Assessment Office in Canada is proceeding with Taseko Mines’ request to amend the environmental assessment certificate for its $1.5bn New Prosperity gold / copper project in the Cariboo region. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Report: Botswana’s rough diamond production to increase in 2020 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsreport-botswanas-rough-diamond-production-to-increase-in-2020-4955690 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsreport-botswanas-rough-diamond-production-to-increase-in-2020-4955690 The diamond mining industry in Botswana is set to grow, with rough diamond production estimated to reach 29.5 million carats (Mct) in 2020, according to a report by Timetric. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: MGX Minerals, Millennial Lithium, Komet Resources http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-mgx-minerals-millennial-lithium-komet-resources-4956008 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-mgx-minerals-millennial-lithium-komet-resources-4956008 MGX Minerals has completed the acquisition of the Pond magnesium occurrence and Marysville magnesium project from Teck Resources, formerly known as Consolidated Mining Company of Canada – COMINCO. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Goldcorp, Keysha Investments 178 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-goldcorp-keysha-investments-178-4957369 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-goldcorp-keysha-investments-178-4957369 Goldcorp has acquired Kaminak Gold, providing the company ownership to the Coffee Gold open-pit, heap leach mining project, located 130km south of Dawson city, Yukon Territory, Canada. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Komatsu to acquire US mining equipment manufacturer Joy Global for $3.7bn http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newskomatsu-to-acquire-us-mining-equipment-manufacturer-joy-global-for-37bn-4957529 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newskomatsu-to-acquire-us-mining-equipment-manufacturer-joy-global-for-37bn-4957529 Komatsu America has signed an agreement to acquire the US-based surface and underground mining equipment manufacturer Joy Global for $3.7bn. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Turnkey Solutions for Apron and Belt Feeders http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/bearings-machine-parts/bosch-rexroth-mining/4897615953001.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/bearings-machine-parts/bosch-rexroth-mining/4897615953001.html A video from Bosch Rexroth demonstrating their apron and belt feeder solutions. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:12:00 GMT