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Experts say Wollongong Coal expansion poses a threat to water sources in Sydney
31 October, 2014
Scientists warn that a proposal by Wollongong Coal to expand its operations into the Lake Cataract catchment in Australia may put Sydney's drinking water at...
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Okorusu mine in Namibia to close ending 400 jobs
Friday, October 31, 2014 Okorusu fluorspar mine in Namibia will close in November making 407 people...

Centennial Coal shuts down Angus Place mine in Australia
Thursday, October 30, 2014 Centennial Coal has decided to put its Angus Place mine at Western Coalfields in New South Wales under care and maintenance due to falling prices of international...

Maptek launches upgraded Vulcan mining planning and modelling software
Thursday, October 30, 2014 Australia-based mining technology firm Maptek has released the latest version of its mine modelling and planning software Vulcan 9.1, which has some major...

Philex confirms feasibility of $1.5bn Silangan project in the Philippines
Thursday, October 30, 2014 A study undertaken by gold and copper producer Philex Mining has confirmed the viability of its $1.5bn Silangan project on the island of Mindanao in southern...

Freeport Indonesia mine workers to strike for one month
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Freeport-McMoRan's Indonesian gold and copper mine workers will go on strike from next week for a period of one month due to concerns about worker...

RES to build rare earth metals processing plant in Nebraska, US
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Mineral and applications technology company Rare Earth Salts (RES) has signed a joint development agreement (JDA) with an undisclosed mining company, to process rare earth metals in the...

Turkish coal mine flood traps 18 workers underground
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Around 18 mine workers are trapped underground due to accidental flooding in a coal mine in southern...

First iron ore ships from Anglo American's Minas-Rio operation in Brazil
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Anglo American has started shipping first the iron ore produced from its Minas-Rio project in Brazil to customers in...

Mount Gibson Iron temporarily halts Koolan Island operations in Australia
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Australian miner Mount Gibson Iron has temporarily stopped activity at its Koolan Island's main pit for four weeks, as a precautionary measure against instability in the upper part of the...

Sphere Minerals delays development of Askaf iron ore project in Mauritania
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Subsidiary of Swiss-based mining company Glencore, Sphere Minerals, has slowed down the development of its $900m Askaf iron ore project in Mauritania, due to a slump in the price of the...


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New Hurco VMC Machining Centre Boosts Custom Plenum Creations Productivity and Quality
Thursday, October 30, 2014 by Applied Machinery Applied Machinery, one of the oldest and most respected dealers of new and used machinery in Australia, has recently installed a new Hurco CNC Vertical Machining Centre at Custom Plenum...

West River Conveyors & Machinery Adds Conveyor Belt and Structure to Existing Packages
Thursday, October 30, 2014 by West River Conveyors & Machinery Company West River Conveyors & Machinery Company in Oakwood, Virginia, recently added both conveyor belt and structure to its conveyor equipment packages....

Austin Engineering Release New Wheel Loader Bucket Designs
Thursday, October 30, 2014 by Austin Engineering Leading mining product designer and manufacturer Austin Engineering has released two new wheel loader bucket designs, the JEC L1850-2 (28.3m³) and the JEC L2350-2...

Cheminova to Sponsor Flotation 15 in South Africa
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 by Cheminova The seventh International Flotation Conference (Flotation 15) is taking at the Vineyard Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa, on 16 - 19 November,...

Low Maintenance Conveyor Belt Plows Extend Tail Pulley Life
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 by Martin Engineering A global leader in bulk material handling technology offers a complete line of high-performance components for reducing fugitive material entrapment and improving conveyor tail pulley...

Vacon to Open a Sales Office in Turkey
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 by Vacon Global AC drives manufacturer Vacon will strengthen its market position and customer-driven services in Turkey by opening a sales office in Istanbul this...

Ultra Vision Lighting Unveils New Dura Vision INVADER Work Lamp
Friday, October 24, 2014 by Ultra Vision Lighting The Dura Vision 50W INVADER features the very latest in technology and...

CiDRA’s SONARtrac® Flow Monitoring Technology Selected for Sino Iron Project
Friday, October 24, 2014 by CiDRA CiDRA announces today the successful completion of another project win with KROHNE Australia for CiDRA's SONARtrac® flow measurement solution....

Flexco Introduces New HV2 Precleaner
Friday, October 24, 2014 by Flexco Flexco recently added the HV2 Precleaner with V-Tips to its complete line of cleaners. Designed to be positioned on the head pulley and to remove the bulk of carryback from the belt, the HV2 is...

Acquisition of Hydraulic Manifolds Australia by Prime Motion & Control
Friday, October 24, 2014 by Prime Motion & Control It is with great pleasure that Prime Motion and Control Pty Ltd (PMC) announces the acquisition by it of the business of Hydraulic Manifolds Australia (HMA), effective 5 September...


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