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Chatham Rise mining in New Zealand could affect whales and dolphins, expert says
22 October, 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...
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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...

Vale to lower stake in Indonesian mining unit to extend operations
Monday, October 20, 2014 Brazilian mining giant Vale's Indonesian subsidiary PT Vale Indonesia has signed a Contract of Work (CoW) with the Indonesian Government to extend its operations in the country to...

Allied Nevada’s Hycroft mine mill expansion in US to cost additional $66m
Friday, October 17, 2014 US-based metals miner Allied Nevada Gold has revealed the results of the prefeasibility study (PFS) carried out in May which found that the Hycroft mine's mill expansion would cost an...

Deals this week: Alcoa, Prophecy Coal, Dominion Diamond and more
Friday, October 17, 2014 Through Alcoa World Alumina and Chemicals (AWAC) Alcoa has entered into an agreement to sell its stake in the Jamalco bauxite mining and alumina refining joint venture to Noble Group for...


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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....

Visit Stockholm Precision Tools at Xplor 2014 in Québec
Friday, October 17, 2014 by Stockholm Precision Tools Stockholm Precision Tools will be attending the Québec Mining Exploration Convention, Xplor 2014, which is taking place on 21 - 23 October at place Bonaventure in Montréal....

GET Compliance Announce Partnership with the Master Electricians Association
Friday, October 17, 2014 by GET Compliance GET Compliance is proud to be working in a partnership with the Master Electricians Association....

Zip Industries Launches New Zip HydroTap G4
Thursday, October 16, 2014 by Birko Zip HydroTap G4. The brilliant new generation of the world’s most advanced drinking water appliance has been...

GET Compliance Announces New Partnership with Millmerran Power Station
Thursday, October 16, 2014 by GET Compliance We are proud to announce a new partnership with Millmerran Power Station. Our project includes sourcing our manufacture's maintenance and operational instructions, and developing training...


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