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Ivanhoe Mines to cut 325 jobs at South African mine
23 October, 2014
Ivanhoe Mines is preparing to lay off 325 workers at its South African unit after keeping them in standby paying full compensation for the last four...
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Kinross Gold to sell Ecuador assets to Fortress for $240m
Thursday, October 23, 2014 Canada-based Kinross Gold has signed a deal with Fortress Minerals, a division of the Lundin Group, to sell its 100% stake in Aurelian Resources and the Fruta del Norte (FDN) project in Ecuador...

Rio Tinto misses $4.2bn financing deadline for Oyu Tolgoi expansion in Mongolia
Thursday, October 23, 2014 Mining giant Rio Tinto has deliberately missed the 30 September deadline of financing $4.2bn for the underground expansion of the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in...

Chatham Rise mining in New Zealand could affect whales and dolphins, expert says
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Chatham Rock Phosphate's proposal to mine the Chatham Rise on New Zealand's continental shelf could affect marine mammals such as whales and dolphins, University of Otago assistant professor...

New South Wales rejects two coal project proposals
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 The Planning Assessment Commission (PAC) of New South Wales has rejected Anglo American's Drayton South coal mine and Coalpac's Cullen Bullen coal mine projects in the Blue...

TECO Energy exits the coal mining industry
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 TECO Energy has entered into a deal to sell its wholly owned TECO Coal plus subsidiaries to Booth Energy Group's Cambrian Coal for...

Glencore’s Koornfontein coal miners strike over inadequate compensation
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Around 500 mine workers at Glencore's Koornfontein coal mine in South Africa have gone on a strike due to inadequate compensation offered by the company for the planned job...

India to e-auction 74 coal mining licences
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 The Indian Government plans to issue an ordinance to allow an e-auction for 74 coal mining licences to private mining companies in the next three to four...

Royal Bafokeng delays expansion of $992m Styldrift mine in South Africa
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 South Africa-based Royal Bafokeng Platinum (RBPlat) said the $992m expansion of its new Styldrift mine could be delayed by six months due to issues with shaft...

Australian Greens urge Rex Minerals to reveal uranium deposit information
Monday, October 20, 2014 Australian green political party The Greens has demanded Rex Minerals to release documents related to uranium deposits at its open pit copper mine in York...

Mexican mine spill releases 11,000t of toxic material in rivers
Monday, October 20, 2014 Another mine spill has been reported in Mexico, which has poured around 11,000t of toxic material into the country's...


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Sepura Launches DMR Tier III Portfolio
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by Sepura Sepura announces today the availability of its DMR Tier III solution to the global market. This latest significant addition to Sepura's product portfolio and to its DMR offering was accelerated...

Sepura Launches Revolutionary All-Weather Controller Speaker Microphone - ULTRA CSM
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by Sepura Sepura announces today the launch of the ground-breaking controller speaker microphone, the latest IP67-rated TETRA accessory to join Sepura's comprehensive portfolio of digital radio products....

Roobuck Receives New Order for Cordless Caplamps from Obuasi Mine in Ghana
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 by Roobuck Roobuck's subsidiary, Kinyun Australia has received an order for 568 KH3U-Ex cordless caplamps and charging banks from AngloGold Ashanti's Obuasi gold mine in...

Trimble Launches Major Enhancements to its Work Management Solution
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 by Trimble Trimble has introduced an enhanced version of Work Management, a cloud-based solution designed to improve the productivity of mobile workforces and empower them using intelligent scheduling...

Roobuck Exhibiting at ADIPEC 2014
Monday, October 20, 2014 by Roobuck Roobuck will be exhibiting at the upcoming Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC), which will be held on 10 November 2014, in Abu Dhabi....

GET Compliance Specialises in Accredited and Customised Training
Monday, October 20, 2014 by GET Compliance GET Compliance is an industry leading training and consultancy organisation, passionate about providing the best learning experience....

GET Compliance Risk Mitigation Strategies
Sunday, October 19, 2014 by GET Compliance Various high profile companies in Australia rely on GET Compliance for key risk mitigation strategies for their HV network....

Columbia Steel Announces New Dragline Product Engineering Manager
Friday, October 17, 2014 by Columbia Steel Columbia Steel is pleased to announce that Tony Miotke has been appointed as the company's new dragline product engineering...

IDS Launches New Eagle-Vision Advanced Camera System
Friday, October 17, 2014 by IDS IDS is proud to announce the release on the market of its new advanced camera system, the brand new Eagle-Vision camera....

Meyvn Releases New Safety Training Resources
Friday, October 17, 2014 by Meyvn Lecture-style safety meetings are often unengaging, causing staff to ignore the content, and give safety training overall a dull reputation....


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