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26 July 2017
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Press Releases

Globally Established LOESCHE Vertical Roller Mill for use in a Cement Plant in Pakistan
Proven customer relationship and convincing references were decisive in awarding the contract.

Legacy Building Solutions Completes Construction for Pontotoc Sands Company
Fabric structure to hold 20,000t.

Mining Leaders Connect with Technology, Finance and the Future
Some of the biggest names in mining and resources will share their knowledge and experience with delegates at the 2017 International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) in Melbourne from 30 October to 2 November.

A Bucket-Load of Success
Bradken delivered its first ever mining class bucket into the North American market with the sale of an EX5500 Avalanche bucket into an established coal mine located in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies.

Standardised Pump Technology Simplifies Servicing: Beneficiation Plant in Zambia saves $1m
Until January 2017, a copper beneficiation plant in Zambia was using pumps from six different manufacturers, including units from NETZSCH Pumpen & Systeme.

White Papers

Fast Rock Segmentation: Using Artificial Intelligence to Approach Human-Level Accuracy
Image-based rock fragmentation sensing in mining and quarry applications includes an important rock boundary delineation step, which is commonly referred to as rock segmentation. This...

Conveyors for Quarrying, Mining and Construction Application
An important quarrying and mining company were having reliability issues with a conveyor application....

Engineered Solutions in Heavy Lifting and Mining Applications
Building on 60 years of heavy lifting and tensioning experience, Timberland Equipment has emerged as a leading force in the design and delivery of engineered hoists and winching systems...

Mine Water Liability: Evaluating the Risks and Potential Costs
This free white paper explores management technologies for water quality at mine sites, and factors that can determine or affect quality prediction levels. ...

Comprehensive Supplier of Mining Solutions
QME Contract Mining Division has its own professional 'in-house' management team, and employs a large number of skilled miners and utilises an extensive equipment fleet....

Features

ICMM’s fourth safety report: fatalities on the rise
ICMM’s Mining Safety report for 2016 has been released, detailing the most hazardous areas plaguing mining. ICMM safety manager Mark Holmes explains the report’s findings, how safety could still be improved and the possibility of reaching the goal of zero fatalities.

Iron Road: Australian Government paves the way towards massive magnetite mine
A new multi-billion dollar South Australian magnetite mine, owned by Iron Road has taken an important step forward by achieving government approval. But what will it take to get this colossal project up and running?

Inside De Beers project to create carbon neutral mining within five years
De Beers has announced it is leading a research project that aims to make some of its mines carbon neutral within five years. The idea involves storing carbon through the mineralisation of kimberlite waste from the diamond extraction process. This could potentially offset up to ten times the emissions of a typical mine. Patrick Kingsland spoke to geologist and project lead, Dr Evelyn Mervine, about the initiative.

Legalising North East India’s mica mines
Around 20,000 children work in North East India’s highly dangerous and illegal mica mines. The Indian Government has pledged to legalise these mines in order to protect a vital source of income for poverty stricken families, raise safety standards and put an end to child labour, which has already claimed many young lives; but will this strategy work?

Robots and recruitment: the impact of automation on mining jobs
With the rise of automation, some are fearful the mining sector is heading for a jobs drain. But if handled sensitively, could the transition from man to machine make the industry more attractive to a new breed of talent? Ross Davies reports.

Projects

Madaouela Uranium Project
Madaouela is an advanced-stage uranium project being developed near Arlit in north-central Niger. The project is located within the most significant sandstone-hosted uranium deposits in the world.

Gruyere Gold Project, Melbourne
Located in the Yamarna Greenstone Belt, Gruyere Gold Deposit is situated on mining lease M38/1267, approximately 200km east of Laverton in Western Australia.

Cisneros Gold Mine, Antioquia
The Cisneros project is a high-grade gold mine being developed in Antioquia, Colombia, by Antioquia Gold. It comprises nine deposits with initial production planned from the Guaico and Guayabito deposits.

San Rafael Zinc-Lead-Silver Project
The San Rafael zinc-lead-silver underground mine is a brownfield mine being developed in the Cosalá mining district in Sinaloa, Mexico.

Bloom Lake Iron Ore Mine, Quebec
Champion Iron, through its subsidiary Québec Iron Ore, proposes to restart the Bloom Lake iron ore mine in Fermont, north-east Quebec, Canada.

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