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 MIP Thickeners and Clarifiers http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/filtering/mip-thickeners-clarifiers/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/filtering/mip-thickeners-clarifiers/ MIP Process Technologies is a South African Process Equipment sales and manufacturing company offering customised and innovative process solutions for the mining, minerals processing and related industries. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:00:00 GMT Putzmeister Unveils New Shotcrete Equipment Wetkret 3 and Underground Concrete Plant Batchkret 20 at bauma 2016 http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/roofing/putzmeister-2/pressputzmeister-shotcrete-equipment.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/roofing/putzmeister-2/pressputzmeister-shotcrete-equipment.html Leading underground mining shotcrete specialist Putzmeister is adding new products to its range of underground construction equipment at this year's world-leading construction machinery fair, bauma in Germany. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:50:00 GMT Midwest Valves & Controls Anounces Resale of Australian Pipeline Valve Products http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/pumps/midwest-valves-controls/pressmidwest-australian-pipeline.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/pumps/midwest-valves-controls/pressmidwest-australian-pipeline.html Midwest Valves & Controls has announced that they are a reseller for Australian Pipeline Valve products. Their intention is to offer Australian Pipeline Valve products for sale in the Australian market. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:22:00 GMT Anglo American to sell niobium and phosphates businesses for $1.5bn http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsanglo-american-sell-niobium-phosphates-businesses-15bn-4879189 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsanglo-american-sell-niobium-phosphates-businesses-15bn-4879189 Anglo American has reached agreement with China Molybdenum to sell its niobium and phosphates businesses for $1.5bn. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Report: Australia's coal production to be hit by falling prices http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsreport-australias-coal-production-to-be-hit-by-declining-coal-prices-4873484 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsreport-australias-coal-production-to-be-hit-by-declining-coal-prices-4873484 Coal production is expected to be hit in Australia due to a downturn in prices, spurred by low demand from China and a supply surplus, according to a report by Timetric. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Rio Tinto subsidiary to offer $100m loan to Energy Resources of Australia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrio-tinto-subsidiary-offer-loan-up-to-100m-to-energy-resources-of-australia-4879164 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrio-tinto-subsidiary-offer-loan-up-to-100m-to-energy-resources-of-australia-4879164 Rio Tinto subsidiary North Limited has entered an agreement to provide a loan of up to $100m to Energy Resources of Australia (ERA) to support cleaning the Ranger Project Area. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Eldorado Gold Corporation, Pacific North West Capital, Severstal http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-eldorado-gold-corporation-pacific-north-west-capital-severstal-4877494 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-eldorado-gold-corporation-pacific-north-west-capital-severstal-4877494 Eldorado Gold Corporation has reached an agreement to sell its 82% interest in Jinfeng gold mine, Guizhou, China, to a 100% subsidiary of China National Gold Group. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT ARANZ Geo Acquires Grade Control Specialist Bloy http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/resource/leapfrog/pressaranz-specialist-bloy.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/resource/leapfrog/pressaranz-specialist-bloy.html ARANZ Geo has acquired Bloy Mineral Resource Evaluation (Bloy), a specialist software and services business based in George, South Africa. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:11:00 GMT Adani’s $16bn Australian Carmichael coal mine project faces another legal hurdle http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsadanis-16bn-carmichael-coal-mine-project-in-australia-faces-another-legal-hurdle-4877283 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsadanis-16bn-carmichael-coal-mine-project-in-australia-faces-another-legal-hurdle-4877283 Adani Group's A$21.7bn ($16bn) Carmichael coal mine project in Australia is facing another setback after the Environmental Defenders Office Queensland (EDO Qld) filed a challenge against state approval. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Green Oil to develop mining concessions within Dynasty’s Goldfield project in Ecuador http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsgreen-oil-to-develop-mining-concessions-within-dynastys-goldfield-project-ecuador-4877466 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsgreen-oil-to-develop-mining-concessions-within-dynastys-goldfield-project-ecuador-4877466 Green Oil has agreed to serve as contractor for development of specific mine concessions within Dynasty Metals & Mining’s Goldfield project in southern Ecuador. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Sierra Rutile completes Gangama project construction in Sierra Leone http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssierra-rutile-completes-gangama-project-construction-in-sierra-leone-4877258 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssierra-rutile-completes-gangama-project-construction-in-sierra-leone-4877258 Sierra Rutile has finished construction at its Gangama dry mine project in Sierra Leone and restarted sales of rutile to titanium customers. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Tanzanite: how Tanzania can profit from mining its rare stone http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuretanzanite-how-tanzania-can-profit-from-mining-its-rare-stone-4698401/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuretanzanite-how-tanzania-can-profit-from-mining-its-rare-stone-4698401/ Tanzania is the only place where mines extract the rare stone tanzanite, but the country has so far failed to profit from its scarcity. Gemmologists have theories about how to generate more appeal, but it could be a challenge when legal tanzanite sal… Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT PanTerra Gold and Guangxi Gold to build carbon-in-leach plant in China http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newspanterra-gold-guangxi-gold-construct-carbon-in-leach-demonstration-plant-china-4876513 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newspanterra-gold-guangxi-gold-construct-carbon-in-leach-demonstration-plant-china-4876513 PanTerra Gold and Guangxi Gold (GGC) have agreed to jointly construct a 25,000tpa Albion/carbon-in-leach (CIL) demonstration plant in China's Guangxi Province to process arsenopyrite ores. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Six Polish companies agree to invest $620m in new coal mining group http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssix-polish-companies-agree-to-invest-620m-in-new-coal-mining-group-4876018 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssix-polish-companies-agree-to-invest-620m-in-new-coal-mining-group-4876018 Six companies in Poland have signed an agreement to invest $620m in the newly established Polish Mining Group (PGG) in a bid to save Kompania Weglowa from bankruptcy. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Excelsior Mining achieves administrative review for Gunnison copper project in US http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsexcelsior-mining-achieves-administrative-review-gunnison-copper-project-us-4876104 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsexcelsior-mining-achieves-administrative-review-gunnison-copper-project-us-4876104 Excelsior Mining has received administrative completeness review (ACR) for the federal underground injection control (UIC) and the state aquifer protection permit (APP) for its Gunnison copper project in the US. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT Dalgaranga Gold Project, Murchison http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/dalgaranga-gold-project-murchison/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/dalgaranga-gold-project-murchison/ The Dalgaranga Gold Project is located approximately 70km north-west of Mt Magnet, within the Murchison gold mining district, Western Australia. The project will involve the development of the brownfield Gilbeys deposit and the greenfield Golden Wing… Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT An eco-friendly strategy for undersea mining http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurean-eco-friendly-strategy-for-undersea-mining-4698341/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurean-eco-friendly-strategy-for-undersea-mining-4698341/ Interest in deep-sea mining is growing and several nations are exploring the depths to find areas with valuable resources. Before they start exploiting the minerals, tests need to be carried out by places such as the Center for Ocean Solutions to ass… Tue, 26 Apr 2016 14:00:00 GMT Plant Tracking http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/plant-tracking/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/plant-tracking/ tracpoint allows you to access a wealth of information on your plant, vehicles and personnel, in one easy to use application. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 11:34:00 GMT SRK Consulting Merges with Mine Ventilation Services (MVS) http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/srk/presssrk-merges-mvs.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/srk/presssrk-merges-mvs.html SRK is pleased to announce that it is merging MVS's ventilation services into its US practice. MVS specializes in addressing engineering and ventilation challenges associated with mining operations and other subsurface facilities. The amalgamation al… Tue, 26 Apr 2016 11:31:00 GMT Panda Hill Niobium Project, Mbeya http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/panda-hill-niobium-project-mbeya/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/panda-hill-niobium-project-mbeya/ The Panda Hill Niobium Project is located approximately 26km from the city of Mbeya, in south-western Tanzania. Mon, 25 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT