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Ausdrill to sell Drilling Tools Australia business to Finnish company Robit

Mining services company Ausdrill has signed an agreement to sell its Drilling Tools Australia (DTA) business to Finnish manufacturer Robit for $66m....

Ausdrill to sell Drilling Tools Australia business to Finnish company Robit

Report: Russia's iron ore mining industry to expand with increase in production and exports

Iron ore production in Russia is estimated to grow to 115.1 million tonnes (Mt) in 2020 driven by new projects such as Bystrinskoye and Sobstvenno-Kachkanarskoye, says a report by Timetric....

Report: Russia's iron ore mining industry to expand with increase in production and exports

Stanmore Coal reopens Isaac Plains mine in Australia

Stanmore Coal has reopened the Isaac Plains mine in the Bowen Basin of northern Queensland, Australia, after it shut in 2014 due to falling coal prices....

Stanmore Coal reopens Isaac Plains mine in Australia

Peabody receives final approval for $800m financing facility

Coal mining company Peabody Energy has received final approval for its $800m debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing facility....

Peabody receives final approval for $800m financing facility

A-Cap gets Botswana's approval for Letlhakane uranium project

Australia-based A-Cap Resources has secured environmental approval for its Letlhakane uranium project in Botswana....

A-Cap gets Botswana's approval for Letlhakane uranium project

Aranz Geo releases 3D modelling software for mining

New Zealand-based Aranz Geo has launched a new model management platform designed to support continuous 3D modelling in mines....

Aranz Geo releases 3D modelling software for mining

Roxgold produces first gold at Yaramoko project in Burkina Faso

Roxgold has produced the first gold from its Yaramoko project in Burkina Faso, totalling 1,020oz....

Roxgold produces first gold at Yaramoko project in Burkina Faso

Eldorado Gold to sell stakes in White Mountain and Tanjianshan mines

Eldorado Gold has signed an agreement for the sale of its interests in White Mountain and Tanjianshan mines and China's Eastern Dragon development project to Yintai Resources’ affiliate in a...

Eldorado Gold to sell stakes in White Mountain and Tanjianshan mines

De Beers and Namibia sign sales deal for Namdeb's diamonds

De Beers and the Government of the Republic of Namibia have signed an agreement for sorting, valuing and selling Namdeb's diamonds....

De Beers and Namibia sign sales deal for Namdeb's diamonds

Symbion to power Magnis Resources’ Nachu graphite project in Tanzania

US-based Symbion Power has been selected to provide power solutions for Magnis Resources' Nachu graphite project in Tanzania....

Symbion to power Magnis Resources’ Nachu graphite project in Tanzania

RPM to acquire mining asset management software company iSolutions

RungePincockMinarco (RPM) has signed an agreement to acquire Australia-based iSolutions, which provides software for mining asset management, lifecycle costing and budgeting....

RPM to acquire mining asset management software company iSolutions

Ethiopia to invest $20m in KEFI Minerals' Tulu Kapi gold project

KEFI Minerals has received confirmation that the Government of Ethiopia will invest $20m in the Tulu Kapi gold project....

Ethiopia to invest $20m in KEFI Minerals' Tulu Kapi gold project

Blackham Resources secures approvals for Matilda gold project in Australia

Blackham Resources has secured various approvals for the Matilda gold project in Australia and now moved closer to production....

Blackham Resources secures approvals for Matilda gold project in Australia

New ruling allows South African miners to sue gold mining companies over deadly diseases

Johannesburg High Court has ruled that gold miners who developed lung diseases from working underground in South Africa can claim compensation from gold mining companies....

New ruling allows South African miners to sue gold mining companies over deadly diseases

Goldcorp to acquire Canada’s Kaminak Gold for $404m

Goldcorp has signed an agreement to acquire Canada-based Kaminak Gold in a transaction valued at about C$520m...

Goldcorp to acquire Canada’s Kaminak Gold for $404m

GreenHawk to install water treatment plant at Bayhorse Silver mine in US

GreenHawk Global will install a closed-loop mine water treatment pilot plant at Bayhorse Silver mine near Ontario, Oregon,...

GreenHawk to install water treatment plant at Bayhorse Silver mine in US

Deals this week: Joseph T Ryerson & Son, Dongbu Steel, Intact Gold Corp

Ryerson Holding Corporation subsidiary Joseph T Ryerson & Son has announced an offering of senior secured notes due in 2022 to raise approximately $650m....

Deals this week: Joseph T Ryerson & Son, Dongbu Steel, Intact Gold Corp

Report: US coal industry production and consumption to fall

Coal production in the US is expected to decrease between 2015 and 2020 after a solid performance in 2014, when the industry was the second biggest global producer and accounted for 12.9% of...

Report: US coal industry production and consumption to fall

Tamg Minerals halts operations of Marble Mountain mine in Utah, US

Transnational Group subsidiary Tamg Minerals has halted all mining operations of the Marble Mountain mine in south-west Utah,...

Tamg Minerals halts operations of Marble Mountain mine in Utah, US

Alacer Gold to construct Çöpler Sulfide project in Turkey

Alacer Gold is set to go ahead with construction of the Çöpler Sulfide project in...

Alacer Gold to construct Çöpler Sulfide project in Turkey

Ausenco wins EPC contract for Atlantic Gold’s Moose River Consolidated project in Canada

Australian engineering company Ausenco has secured A$91m ($67m) engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for Atlantic Gold's Moose River Consolidated (MRC) gold project in...

Ausenco wins EPC contract for Atlantic Gold’s Moose River Consolidated project in Canada