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African Minerals chairman to buy Marampa in Sierra Leone from London Mining
24 October, 2014
Chairman of African Minerals Frank Timis is seeking to acquire London Mining's Marampa mine in Sierra Leone through his privately owned...
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De Beers selects HCL for IT infrastructure overhaul
Friday, October 24, 2014 Diamond mining company De Beers has selected Indian-based IT services company HCL Technologies to transform its IT...

Ivanhoe Mines to cut 325 jobs at South African mine
Thursday, October 23, 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...

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...


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Ultra Vision Lighting Unveils New Dura Vision INVADER Work Lamp
Friday, October 24, 2014 by Ultra Vision Lighting The Dura Vision 50W INVADER features the very latest in technology and...

CiDRA’s SONARtrac® Flow Monitoring Technology Selected for Sino Iron Project
Friday, October 24, 2014 by CiDRA CiDRA announces today the successful completion of another project win with KROHNE Australia for CiDRA's SONARtrac® flow measurement solution....

Flexco Introduces New HV2 Precleaner
Friday, October 24, 2014 by Flexco Flexco recently added the HV2 Precleaner with V-Tips to its complete line of cleaners. Designed to be positioned on the head pulley and to remove the bulk of carryback from the belt, the HV2 is...

Acquisition of Hydraulic Manifolds Australia by Prime Motion & Control
Friday, October 24, 2014 by Prime Motion & Control It is with great pleasure that Prime Motion and Control Pty Ltd (PMC) announces the acquisition by it of the business of Hydraulic Manifolds Australia (HMA), effective 5 September...

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....


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