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British Columbia gives construction permit to JDS Silver’s Silvertip mine
01 July, 2015
British Columbia (BC) in Canada has approved JDS Silver’s proposal to begin construction on the Silvertip Mine, located 16km south of the Yukon border and 90km south-west of Watson Lake....
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Yava Technologies and Cape Breton University to design pilot plant for mineral extraction
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 Canada-based Yava Technologies and its consultants have partnered with Cape Breton University to design, build and validate a pilot-scale mining plant to extract mineral through a...

IMF accuses Congo Government of not providing details of Glencore deal
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has accused Congo's Government of not revealing the sale of state shares in a joint mining venture, breaching both its own regulations and terms agreed...

Mubadala and Trafigura sign agreement to create JV
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 Abu Dhabi’s investment company Mubadala and Swiss oil-to-metals trader Trafigura Beheer have signed an agreement to create a 50/50 joint-venture company to invest in the base metals mining...

Underground Springvale coal mine expansion gets NSW all-clear despite environmental concerns
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 The New South Wales (NSW) Planning Assessment Commission (PAC) has recommended approval to proceed with the proposed extension of the underground Springvale longwall coal mine project in...

Altona’s Cloncurry Project in Queensland gets $214m boost from Sichuan Railway Investment
Monday, June 29, 2015 Altona Mining has finalised an agreement with Chinese construction group Sichuan Railway Investment (SRIG) to form a joint venture (JV) for Altona's Cloncurry Project in north-west...

PotashCorp offers bid to buy K+S
Monday, June 29, 2015 Canadian mining company Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (PotashCorp) has confirmed its bid to acquire K+S Aktiengesellschaft in a deal worth an estimated $8bn....

Rio Tinto to build underground section of $5.4bn Oyu Tolgoi mine in Mongolia
Monday, June 29, 2015 Rio Tinto has announced plans to construct the underground section of the $5.4bn Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia in 2015 with an investment of up to $300m....

Royal Nickel secures permit to begin construction on Dumont mine in Quebec
Monday, June 29, 2015 Royal Nickel has secured the necessary permit to begin construction on a new nickel mine in Quebec, Canada, by early 2016....

British Columbia to act on recommendations received on Mount Polley breach
Friday, June 26, 2015 The British Columbia (BC) government in Canada is set to form an expert panel to determine the better way to implement the recommendations it received from an investigation of the Mount Polley...

Deals this week: African Queen Mines, Mega Precious Metals, ICL
Friday, June 26, 2015 African Queen Mines has signed a binding letter of intent with Athabasca Nuclear for the acquisition of the Yellowjacket Gold project in British Columbia, Canada....


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Sandvik Boosts its Comprehensive Continuous Mining Offering
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 by Sandvik Mining The Sandvik MC350 continuous miner for mid-size room and pillar applications is the latest edition in the comprehensive offering of continuous miners from...

Nagrom Introduces Fire Assay Analytical Services
Friday, June 26, 2015 by Nagrom Nagrom is pleased to announce the latest addition to its vast array of analytical services, Fire...

Geo-Fenced Machine Control –Getting More from Your TETRA System
Friday, June 26, 2015 by Radlink Communications TETRA critical communication networks are required by major resource companies because this well-established system offers industry standardised and scalable robust communications, especially...

CFIHOS 2015: Data Integrity at Handover
Thursday, June 25, 2015 by BlueCielo In May, leaders in asset information management are gathering in The Netherlands for the CFIHOS project, a new global standard for managing engineering information that offers efficiency...

Sepura Technology Secures the G7 Summit
Thursday, June 25, 2015 by Sepura Sepura TETRA radios played a major part in securing the 41st G7 Summit, held in Schloss Elmau, Krün, Bavaria, Germany on 7-8...

New Order for LOESCHE Cement Mill Including COPE Gearbox
Thursday, June 25, 2015 by Loesche Cementos Moctezuma, Mexico has commissioned LOESCHE for the delivery of a LM 53.3+3 C cement mill, including COPE gearbox, and has chosen the latest state-of-the-art technology for their...

New Large Internal Mix Spray Nozzles Coat, Cool, Treat and Paint
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 by Compressed Air Australia EXAIR's new 1/2 NPT internal mix atomising spray nozzles atomise fluids in a range of spray patterns and liquid volumes for a variety of...

KATI Supplies Drill Rigs for Agnico-Eagle's Ore Prospecting Project
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 by KATI KATI Oy has deployed several drill rigs at Agnico-Eagle's Kittilä mine, as part of an extensive ore prospecting project....

High-Voltage Cable Jointing at MESA 2015
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 by Ward Operations Ward Operations will be presenting details about its high-voltage cable jointing services and cable nitrogen purging unit at the Mine Electrical Safety Association (MESA) expo....

Anglo American Names KATI as a Preferred Contractor for Safe Drilling
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 by KATI Anglo American Sakatti Mining chairman Jim Coppard has released a statement on KATI Oy, and the company becoming one of its preferred contractors....


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