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Colombia's court bans mining licences in Paramo regions
11 February, 2016
Colombia's constitutional court has banned all mining licences that have been granted to companies planning to carry out mine activities in the Paramo region....
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Congo scraps plans to revise mining code amid industry pressure Thursday, February 11, 2016 Congo has scrapped plans to reform its mining code due to opposition from mine operators, which claim that the change would discourage new investment....

Franco-Nevada to buy gold and silver from Glencore's Antapaccay mine Peru for $500m Thursday, February 11, 2016 Franco-Nevada (Barbados) has signed a $500m agreement with Glencore's wholly owned subsidiary Narila Investments to acquire gold and silver calculated by reference to copper produced at...

Indonesia issues copper export permit recommendation for Freeport-McMoRan Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Indonesia's Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry has issued a copper export permit to Freeport-McMoRan, allowing the company to restart shipments from its Grasberg mine in Papua again....

Platinum Group produces first concentrate from Maseve mine in South Africa Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Platinum Group Metals has produced the first concentrate from its Maseve platinum mine (formerly known as the WBJV project 1) near Rustenburg in South Africa....

Private equity investment in mining projects surges 238% to $3.15bn in 2025, says report Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Research by law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has revealed that private equity investment in mining projects surged by 238% to more than $3.15bn in 2015....

Roy Hill takes over mine, rail and port operations from Samsung C&T Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Roy Hill is set to expand its operations after officially taking over the mine, rail and port activities from EPC contractor Samsung C&T....

Alpha Natural Resources to cut 230 mining jobs in West Virginia Tuesday, February 09, 2016 Alpha Natural Resources has announced plans to layoff another 230 miners in West Virginia due to tough market conditions that have minimised demand for coal....

Newcrest suspends operations at Kencana mine in Indonesia due to rock fall Tuesday, February 09, 2016 Australia-based Newcrest Mining has halted operations at Gosowong's Kencana underground mine on Halmahera Island in Indonesia after the site's underground section was damaged by a rock...

Tahoe Resources agrees purchase of Lake Shore Gold Tuesday, February 09, 2016 Tahoe Resources has signed an agreement to acquire Canada-based Lake Shore Gold in a C$751m ($540m) deal....

Central Appalachia became flatter due to mountaintop coal mining, Duke University research says Monday, February 08, 2016 A researcher at Duke University in the US has found that Central Appalachia became 60% flatter due to mountaintop coal...

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TracMec Plans its Strategic Growth in Europe and North America Thursday, February 11, 2016 by TracMec TracMec, a leading manufacturer of complete crawler assemblies and crawler undercarriages, is pursuing its strategic worldwide growth among different areas....

Eurogomma's New Website Thursday, February 11, 2016 by EUROGOMMA Eurogomma is happy to launch the website www.get-flexy.com about one of the most innovative screening media of modern...

Visit DAMM at TETRA in South Africa 18 February 2016 Thursday, February 11, 2016 by DAMM Cellular Systems Visit DAMM on Thursday 18 February 2016 at TETRA, at the Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Granger Bay, Cape Town, South...

Welcome to Bauma Wednesday, February 10, 2016 by CASAR Only a few weeks separate us from the start of the largest construction machine trade fair in the world, bauma in Munich....

Fast as the Wind Wednesday, February 10, 2016 by CASAR Time is money. As trite as this empty phrase appears, if it concerns the construction of wind farms, then it is as current as it has ever been....

Innovation Leads to Best Practice Wednesday, February 10, 2016 by Safescape Introducing innovative new or improved products into any industry can be challenging and costly for both the supplier and in some cases the stakeholders where time and effort go into...

Fusion Research with CASAR Paraplast Tuesday, February 09, 2016 by CASAR A unique global partnership is currently being created at the Cadarache nuclear research centre in the south of France....

IZ-KARTEX Launches a Training Excavator Complex Tuesday, February 09, 2016 by IZ-KARTEX IZ-KARTEX has launched a training complex in January 2016, made by Transas, one of the leading Russian manufacturers of...

Join DAMM at TETRA in Botswana 16 February 2016 Tuesday, February 09, 2016 by DAMM Cellular Systems On Tuesday 16 February 2016, visit DAMMs booth at TETRA, at the Peermont Mondior Gaborone, Botswana....

European Consortium Launches Blue Nodules Project Friday, February 05, 2016 by IHC Mining On 1 February a European consortium launched a new Horizon 2020 project, Blue Nodules....

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