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Five missing and 22 rescued from collapsed mine in Nicaragua
01 September, 2014
An urgent search operation is on-going to free five miners who became trapped in an unlicensed gold and silver mine in Nicaragua, after it collapsed on Thursday due to a...
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Freeport halts Candelaria mine sale negotiation over Chilean tax uncertainty
Monday, September 01, 2014 Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold has halted negotiations with Canada's Lundin Mining over the proposed sale of its Candelaria copper mine in Chile for more than $2bn, after the country made...

Labour strike forces Cameco to suspend two operations in Saskatchewan, Canada
Monday, September 01, 2014 A labour strike has forced Canada-based uranium producer Cameco to suspend production at its McArthur River mine and Key Lake mill operations in northern...

Deals this week: Tiger Resources, Intrepid Mines, Norton Gold Fields and more
Friday, August 29, 2014 Tiger Resources has signed a deal to acquire a 40% stake in the Kipoi copper mine (SEK) for $111m, giving the company full control of the...

Linc Energy to sell Carmichael coal revenue rights back to Adani Group for $145m
Friday, August 29, 2014 Australian energy firm Linc Energy has agreed to sell its revenue rights for the Carmichael coal project back to Adani Group for...

Sydney University stops investing in Maules Creek mine after widespread protests
Friday, August 29, 2014 The University of Sydney has decided to stop its investments in the Whitehaven's controversial Maules Creek mine following widespread protests from environmental...

Newmont withdraws mining arbitration suit against Indonesian Government
Thursday, August 28, 2014 Newmont Nusa Tenggara (PTNNT) and its Dutch shareholder Nusa Tenggara Partnership have withdrawn their international arbitration suit against the Indonesian Government, raising hopes of...

Yancoal Australia wins court battle to expand Ashton coal mine in Hunter Valley
Thursday, August 28, 2014 China-based Yancoal Coal Mining's wholly owned subsidiary Yancoal Australia is to proceed with the expansion of its Ashton coal mine in Hunter Valley, after the New South Wales (NSW) Land...

Zambian Government considers relaxing rules on copper exports
Thursday, August 28, 2014 The Zambian Government plans to relax its copper exports tax rule, as it requires mining firms to provide certificates from importing countries, the country's Finance Minister Alexander...

BHP Billiton plans to invest $3.25bn to increase iron ore production in Pilbara
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Mining giant BHP Billiton is planning to invest A$3.5bn ($3.25bn) in expanding its iron ore mines in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, with the aim to increase...

Chilean mining industry to invest $105bn over a decade, Cochilco says
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 The Chilean mining industry will invest $105bn in mining projects across the country over the next decade from this year to 2023, according to the Chilean Copper Commission...


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Putzmeister at EXPOMINA 2014: Stand E01
Monday, September 01, 2014 by Putzmeister Underground Putzmeister will be present at the 2014 EXPOMINA mining trade show in Peru, one of the most important specialised events in the mining products and services sector, being held from 10 -...

Traditional Road Building Methods Bite the Dust
Monday, September 01, 2014 by PolyCom Stabilising Aid and DustChek After years of re-sheeting an unsealed road on a regular schedule, a council in rural NSW was ready for a better...

Cadden Crowe is Recruiting for General Manager - Project Development
Friday, August 29, 2014 by Cadden Crowe Working for a principal mining house that has ambitious aspirations to build a world-class operation at this impressive asset based in the Pacific. The company is characterised by...

South East Conveyors & Engineering Health & Safety Management System Certified
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by South East Conveyors & Engineering South East Conveyors & Engineering Health & Safety Management System has been recognised by SAI Global and confirmed by Jas-Anz to meet the Australian Standard for Health & Safety...

Mono Product Package Resolves Maintenance Issue at Treatment Works
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by NOV Mono A water and waste treatment plant in Australia is now benefitting from the installation of pumps and grinders from NOV Mono....

Castolin Eutectic Releases Two New Super Maraging Electrodes
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Castolin Eutectic Recently developed by Castolin's reseach and development labs and manufactured in the company's Dublin plant (Ireland), the two new maraging steel electrodes, EutecTrode® XHD 6860 and...

Regal Beloit Pump Drives
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Regal Beloit Corporation Regal Beloit's new Durst modular design pump drives were recently promoted at QME....

Job Vacancy for a French Speaking Chief Geologist in Tunisia
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Cadden Crowe Phosphate exploration and development ASX-listed company with an interest in Tunisia is seeking a chief geologist to join its growing team....

New Non-Contact Level Transmitter Added to Hawk’s Line of Sensors and Controls
Friday, August 22, 2014 by Hawk Measurement Systems Hawk Measurement Systems (HAWK), a leading global provider of level, positioning and flow measurement technology, has announced the introduction of the MiniWave level...

Star Cruises Chooses BlueCielo Project Portal for Document Control, Change Management and Collaboration in New Building Projects
Friday, August 22, 2014 by BlueCielo The BlueCielo solution will streamline document management and control processes; enhance Management of Change (MoC) and support global collaboration between internal and external...


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