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Australian miners compete to capture China's iron ore market
17 April, 2014
The mining majors of Australia are planning to boost their iron ore production in a bid to claim a majority of the Chinese market, with Rio Tinto leading with its targeted annual output of...
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Blackthorn Resources divests 27.3% stake in Perkoa project, West Africa
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Australia-based Blackthorn Resources has entered into a non-binding conditional agreement with Glencore Xstrata to sell its remaining 27.3% stake in the Perkoa project in Burkina Faso, West...

Energizer completes Molo graphite acquisition in Madagascar
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Canadian mineral exploration firm Energizer Resources has completed a transaction to consolidate its ownership in the Molo graphite project in...

Ivanhoe extends Kipushi mine zinc-copper zones in Congo
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Ivanhoe Mines has reported that early results from its underground diamond drilling programme at the Kipushi copper-zinc-germanium-lead and precious metals mine in the Democratic Republic of...

Yamana Gold and Agnico Eagle to jointly acquire Osisko Mining for $3.6bn
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Yamana Gold and Agnico Eagle Mines have agreed to jointly acquire Osisko Mining for C$3.9bn...

Anglo American to divest South African Rustenburg mines
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Mining and natural resources company Anglo American (Amplats) is set to divest its unprofitable South African Rustenburg...

Apollo Minerals partners with HPX to explore IOCG deposits in Australia
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Australian iron ore developer Apollo Minerals has secured shareholder approval to form a strategic alliance with High Power Exploration (HPX), to explore iron oxide-copper-gold (IOCG) deposits...

Kazakhmys to acquire Koksay project in Kazakhstan
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 UK-registered copper mining firm Kazakhmys is all set to acquire the Koksay project, located in Kazakhstan, from CCC Mining Construction for...

Rio Tinto iron ore production drops by 6% in Q1 2014
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Rio Tinto has reported a 6% decline in global iron ore production for the first quarter of this year compared with the previous quarter, due to bad weather...

Study: uranium miners dying after working at Rio Tinto's Namibia mine
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 A study has found that Namibian miners who worked at Rio Tinto's Rössing mine are dying of cancers and unexplained...

EMED secures mining rights for Rio Tinto copper project
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 EMED Mining has announced that the Andalucían government has confirmed transfer of the mining rights for the Rio Tinto copper project, owned by its Spanish subsidiary EMED...


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Mine Master to Present Revolutionary Roof Master Bolter at EXPOMIN in Chile.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Mine Master At the forthcoming EXPOMIN fair in Chile, Mine Master will present a completely new, innovative solution to the roof support designed especially for the Chilean market. The new bolter is the...

Roobuck Announces New ELV LED Tunnel Lighting System
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 by Roobuck Roobuck's feature-packed tunnel lighting system - safe, efficient, convenient and durable - has now been released on to the...

IHC Merwede Reveals Healthy Order Book
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 by IHC Mining Advisory Services IHC Merwede has successfully increased its order book in 2013 across the main sectors of its business: offshore and dredging. The company received almost €1.8bn worth of new orders in the...

De Beers Diamond Mining Installs Guardvant Systems
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 by Guardvant Provider of innovative mining technology Guardvant Inc. has received orders for its OpGuard operator fatigue and alertness monitoring system and the ProxGuard collision awareness system, from...

Alaskan Brewing Company Uses Sonic Horn to Clear Boiler Ash Build-Up
Monday, April 14, 2014 by Martin Engineering An Alaskan brewery has installed a Martin Engineering sonic horn to improve ash flow and prevent clogging in the exhaust stream of its hybrid boiler...

ABB to Perform Advanced Lifecycle Services to Grinding Operations for Boliden
Friday, April 11, 2014 by ABB Leading power and automation technology group ABB has won an order from Boliden for a three year long-term service agreement (LTSA) for Bolinden's copper mine in Aitik,...

Cadden Crowe Holds Bulk Recruitment Assessments for Ulan Coal
Thursday, April 10, 2014 by Cadden Crowe Contact Cadden Crowe for further information about assessment centres and other organisational development...

Custom Moulding and Tool Making Services at Yandina Plastics
Wednesday, April 09, 2014 by Yandina Plastics Yandina Plastics is a plastic injection molder with more than 30 years experience in the plastics industry....

ABB to Support Boliden with Long-Term Service for Swedish Copper Mine
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 by ABB AB Leading power and automation technology group ABB has won an order from Boliden for a three year long-term service agreement (LTSA) for Bolinden's copper mine in Aitik, Sweden. The contract...

EPMS Signs Agreement with Mining and Power Industry Specialist QUAD
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 by EPMS Australian-based resource development consultants EPMS has recently signed a cooperation agreement with Quality Upgrading and Development (QUAD). Under the agreement, EPMS and QUAD will...


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