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ACCC begins legal action over allegations of coal mining licence rigging
26 May, 2015
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has started legal action against 11 parties in the Federal Court for alleged bid rigging for a coal exploration licence in New South...
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Barrick Gold sells Cowal Mine in Australia to Evolution Mining for $550m
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Barrick Gold has signed an agreement to sell its Cowal gold mine in New South Wales, Australia, to Evolution Mining in a deal worth $550m....

Independence Group to acquire Sirius Resources in A$1.8bn deal
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Australian mining and exploration company Independence Group has signed an agreement to acquire all the issued capital of Sirius Resources for A$1.8bn. ...

BHP Billiton agrees to pay $25m to settle 2008 Beijing Olympics charges
Friday, May 22, 2015 BHP Billiton has agreed to pay $25m to settle charges for potential breaches of the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)....

Deals this week: Glen Eagle Resources, Mason Graphite, Teck Resources
Friday, May 22, 2015 Glen Eagle Resources has received approval from the TSX Venture Exchange for its proposal to acquire Cobra Oro de Honduras....

Liebherr drops lawsuit filed against employees over stolen truck design documents
Friday, May 22, 2015 Liebherr USA has agreed to withdraw its filed lawsuit against its six former employees for allegedly stealing design documents used to manufacture mining trucks....

Murray Energy to cut 1,800 jobs at US coal mines
Friday, May 22, 2015 US underground coal mining company Murray Energy has announced plans to lay-off around 1,800 workers at various mines in West Virginia and Ohio....

Credit Agricole to stop financing coal mining projects
Thursday, May 21, 2015 French bank Credit Agricole has announced it will stop financing coal mining projects or companies due to environmental concerns....

EU backs draft law to ban conflict minerals
Thursday, May 21, 2015 The European Parliament has approved a new draft regulation that requires importers of tin, tantalum, tungsten, and gold for manufacturing consumer goods to receive certification from the EU...

Lupaka Gold begins underground mining at Invicta Gold Project in Lima, Peru
Thursday, May 21, 2015 Lupaka Gold has started underground mining at its wholly owned Invicta Gold Project in Lima, Peru, after completion of mobilisation and setup by country based underground mining contractor PLH SAC....

BHP Billiton questions need for inquiry into operations of Australia’s iron ore market
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 BHP Billiton has dismissed the need for a parliamentary inquiry into iron ore market operations in Australia after Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced his support for it....


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Hawk Measurement Systems at OGA 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 by Hawk Measurement Systems Hawk Measurement Systems (HAWK) is exhibiting at the region's number one Oil and Gas 2015 Show (OGA), which is taking place from 2-4 June in Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre,...

Roobuck Received Intrinsically Safe Certificate for World-First LED Strap
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 by Roobuck Roobuck received IECEx intrinsically safe certificate for their world first LED...

New Dragflow Cutterhead Performs Beach Reclamation in Italy
Friday, May 22, 2015 by Dragflow Dragflow supplied a new cutterhead (DTM85), with hydraulic pump (HY85HC) for a beach reclamation project in Bibione,...

Get the Latest Crusher Equipment News for Trimax Machinery on FaceBook
Thursday, May 21, 2015 by Trimax Machinery Trimax Machinery has a new Facebook page for the company's latest news and updates....

Continued International Reach by Dixon Industries
Thursday, May 21, 2015 by Dixon Industries Pty Ltd This year Dixon Industries has continued its support of the world mining industry by supplying butt welding machines and spare parts to mine sites as far afield as Ghana (Goldfields Tarkwa mine)...

Bruker Launches Bench-Top Multi-Element Analyser
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 by Bruker AXS At Pittcon 2015, Bruker is proud to announce the S2 PUMA bench-top multi-element...

Vital Alert Canary® System Approved for Installation in US Underground Coal Mines
Monday, May 18, 2015 by Vital Alert Communication Vital Alert Communication Inc announced today that the US Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has issued federal approval for the Canary® Through-the-Earth Communication (TTE) system...

Dixon Industries Aftermarket Care on Butt Welding Machines
Monday, May 18, 2015 by Dixon Industries Pty Ltd This year Dixon Industries has completed the refurbishing of numerous FUSIONMASTER® butt welding machines at the company's Adelaide...

Cifa Energya Truck Mixer in Swiss Tunnelling Operation
Friday, May 15, 2015 by CIFA Cifa staff travelled to Switzerland to Sigirino (canton of Ticino) in the Ceneri base tunnel, a part of the New Transalpine Railway (NFTA) to see the Energya truck mixer in operation....

Vital Alert Through-The-Earth Communication® Receives NIOSH Award
Friday, May 15, 2015 by Vital Alert Communication Through-The-Earth Communication® system developer Vital Alert Communication Inc has been selected for an award by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health...


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