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KGHM begins production at Sierra Gorda mine in Chile
31 July, 2014
Polish state-owned copper and silver company KGHM has begun production at its Sierra Gorda mine in Chile, with an aim to produce 120,000t of copper a year from...
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Lonmin strikes deal with Bapo community to meet BEE targets in South Africa
Thursday, July 31, 2014 Platinum mining major Lonmin has entered into a deal with the Bapo ba Mogale traditional community (Bapo) to help its South African subsidiaries meet the black economic empowerment (BEE) target...

Queensland to restart uranium mining in the state
Thursday, July 31, 2014 The Queensland State Government in Australia has revealed a new framework to restart uranium mining in the region after lifting its 32-year...

Newmont Mining to invest up to $1bn on Merian gold mine in Suriname
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Newmont Mining has announced plans to invest around $900m to $1bn in developing the Merian gold mine in...

Rio Tinto sells Mozambique coal mines to Indian consortium ICVL for $50m
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Rio Tinto has agreed to sell its coal assets in Mozambique to Indian state-owned consortium International Coal Ventures (ICVL) for...

South Australia approves Rex Minerals’ mining lease for Hillside project
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 The South Australian Government has granted a mining lease to Rex Minerals' $800m Hillside copper, gold and iron ore project near Ardrossan on the Yorke...

Exxaro buys Total’s South African coal mines for $472m
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Mining group Exxaro Resources has agreed to buy Total's South African coal mines for $472m, to expand its portfolio in the...

Mining deaths in US rise to 22 in first half of the year, says MSHA
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Twenty-two mine workers have died in various mining accidents across the US during the first half of the year, according to a report by the US Department of Labor's Mine Safety and...

Indian consortium ICVL to buy Rio Tinto’s Mozambique coal assets
Monday, July 28, 2014 Indian state-owned consortium International Coal Ventures (ICVL) is reportedly buying Rio Tinto's assets in Mozambique for...

Australia approves Carmichael Coal Mine project amid protests from green groups
Monday, July 28, 2014 The Australian Government has approved the A$16.5bn Carmichael coal mine and rail infrastructure project in the Galilee Basin but imposed 36 conditions to safeguard the surrounding natural...

Improving productivity is the biggest challenge in the mining industry: Ernst & Young
Monday, July 28, 2014 Improving productivity is the biggest challenge being faced by the global mining and metal companies, according to a report by Ernst & Young...


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Prepare for Winter in the North with Discoverer Core Trays
Thursday, July 31, 2014 by Yandina Plastics For those of you committed to exploration drilling in the Northern hemisphere’s winter months, look no further for your core box needs. The Discoverer® Sub Zero core box range and...

Cadden Crowe Managing Principal Moves to Rubicor Group
Monday, July 28, 2014 by Cadden Crowe Cadden Crowe announces that Scott Roberts, the managing principal of Cadden Crowe, has accepted a newly created role within the Rubicor Group as sector client services director as from 1...

Conversation by the Roadside
Friday, July 25, 2014 by PolyCom Stabilising Aid and DustChek A recent PolyCom Stabilising Aid demonstration in central NSW was attended by many council members and works officers. Some were new to the product, whilst others already use it on their...

Slew Bearing Services Exhibiting at QME
Friday, July 25, 2014 by Slew Bearing Services Pty Ltd Slew Bearing Services Pty Ltd would like to thank all of the visitors to the company stand at QME 2014 for their time and interest. Thank...

Huntsman Exhibiting at the 12th AusIMM Mill Operators Conference
Friday, July 25, 2014 by Huntsman Huntsman is pleased to announce it will be exhibiting at the 12th AusIMM Mill Operators Conference in Townsville, North Queensland, Australia from 1 to 3...

SAFEmine Launches New TrackingRadar
Thursday, July 24, 2014 by SAFEmine SAFEmine is presenting their revolutionary TrackingRadar at the Queensland Mining & Engineering (QME) Exhibition on 22 to 24 July at stand A162. The new TrackingRadar offers improved protection...

Aussie Fluid Power's Growth Prompts Move to New Office
Thursday, July 24, 2014 by Aussie Fluid Power Starting from Monday, 28 July, Aussie Fluid Power's head office and operations will be re-located to 136 Cockburn Road, North Coogee 6163...

Position Vacant: Mining / Operations Manager
Thursday, July 24, 2014 by Cadden Crowe Cadden Crowe is taking applications for a mining / operations manager. Apply now....

AMOG: Joint Finalist for Sydney Engineering Excellence Award
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by AMOG Consulting The installation of a temperature control structure at Burrendong Dam in Central West NSW is set to benefit communities along the Macquarie River and improve river health by enabling warmer...

LOESCHE Hands Over the World's Largest Slag Mill
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by Loesche As a technological pioneer, LOESCHE is following on from the success of the largest coal mill LM 43.4 in India and the world's largest raw meal mill LM 69.6 in Nigeria. This latest triumph...


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