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17 workers rescued from two mine accidents in China
27 July, 2015
Eleven miners trapped underground in China's Yunnan Province have been rescued, while another six workers have been saved from a flooded coal mine in Heilongjiang Province....
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Anglo American and Lonmin to cut thousands of jobs
Monday, July 27, 2015 UK-based mining firms Anglo American and Lonmin have announced plans to cut thousands of jobs amid a slump in commodity prices....

MacMines Austasia submits EIS for $6.7bn Stone Coal Project
Monday, July 27, 2015 MacMines Austasia, the Chinese-owned company planning to develop $6.7bn China Stone Coal project in Queensland, has submitted the environmental impact statement (EIS) for the project....

Barrick completes sale of Cowal mine in Australia for $550m
Friday, July 24, 2015 Barrick Gold has completed the previously announced sale of its Cowal mine in New South Wales, Australia, to Evolution Mining for $550m. ...

BHP Billiton to invest $240m in new tugs and tug harbour
Friday, July 24, 2015 Mining major BHP Billiton has announced a $240m approval to purchase six additional tugs and construct a new eight pen Tug Harbour at Hunt Point in the Port Hedland Port in Australia....

Lundin Mining secures EIA approval for Chile’s Candelaria copper mine
Friday, July 24, 2015 Canada’s Lundin Mining has received the environmental impact assessment (EIA) approval for its Candelaria copper mine located in Atacama, Chile....

MetaLeach secures patent for cobalt recovery process
Thursday, July 23, 2015 Alexander Mining subsidiary MetaLeach has secured a patent in Australia for a method for recovering cobalt from cobalt-containing ores....

Royal Gold signs $175m deal with New Gold for Canada’s Rainy River project
Thursday, July 23, 2015 RGLD Gold has signed a $175m agreement with New Gold to acquire a percentage of the gold and silver production from the Rainy River project in Canada....

Adani suspends two contractors working in Australia’s $12.5bn Carmichael coal project
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 Indian mining firm Adani has suspended two major contractors, Parsons Brinckerhoff and Korean construction company Posco, which are working on the A$16.5bn ($12.5bn) Carmichael coal mine...

BHP Billiton to begin coal production at Indonesia’s Haju mine
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 Mining major BHP Billiton is set to begin coal production at its Haju mine located in Borneo island of Indonesia....

DRA secures contract from Ma’aden Gold for Ad Duwayhi gold mine
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 Engineering group DRA has secured a contract with Saudi Arabia's mining group Ma'aden Gold and Base Metals (MGBM) for the Ad Duwayhi gold mine, located 450km south-west of Riyadh....


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CASAR to Break Records in Australia
Monday, July 27, 2015 by CASAR CASAR has always been known for the extraordinary performance of its mining ropes. Now the company has set a new world record in Australia's Northparkes mine, establishing a new milestone in...

HM Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire presents Queen's Award to Sepura
Thursday, July 23, 2015 by Sepura In April this year Sepura was awarded the Queen's Award for Enterprise, International Trade. The global leader in critical communications has now hosted the official presentation ceremony at...

Core Resources On-Site Support Assists Record Plant Output
Thursday, July 23, 2015 by Core Group Recently, Core Resources was approached by an African-based copper operation to provide on-site assistance in the optimisation of their grind-flotation processing plant, located in Botswana, Africa....

Derrick to Present a Technical Paper at ICCC 2015
Thursday, July 23, 2015 by Derrick Corporation Derrick Corporation, has announced that sales manager of Latin America Laercio Albuquerque will be presenting a technical paper at the International Comminution and Classification Congress...

C-Gap Trialled at Ex Lafarge Quarry, Chile
Thursday, July 23, 2015 by Mintap A C-Gap was recently trialled at the Ex Lafarge Quarry in Chile....

Oxifree Global Secures a Minority Investment from Octopus
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 by Oxifree Global Oxifree has secured funding from renowned UK venture capital firm Octopus Investments, enabling four founding shareholders to fully exit the business, whilst also providing the...

EXAIR’s New Catalogue 28 Offers 192 Pages of Intelligent Compressed Air Solutions for Industry
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 by Compressed Air Australia EXAIR's new Catalogue 28 is our best catalogue yet; a full colour technical guide offering solutions to common industrial cooling, drying, conveying, blowoff, cleaning, coating, and...

One of the Biggest Mining Excavators is Transported from France to South Africa
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 by WWL ALS Liebherr, the German equipment manufacturer based in Switzerland partnered with Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) and Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics Abnormal Load Services (WWL ALS) to get...

Sepura Acquires Teltronic Professional Mobile Company
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 by Sepura Sepura plc has announced the completion of the acquisition of Teltronic SAU, the Spanish Professional Mobile Radio (PMR)...

More Mines Turn to SAFEmine in South Africa
Monday, July 20, 2015 by SAFEmine Another South African mine has turned to Hexagon Mining for a safer, more productive future....


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