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Shreosree Banerjee

Arenas y Gravas La Fontana increases production with Metso’s Nordberg GP220 cone crusher

Arenas y Gravas La Fontana in Columbia has deployed a Nordberg GP220(TM) cone crusher to help boost efficiency across its operations.

Recursos Minerais secures environmental permit for diamond and gold mining in Brazil

Brazil Minerals subsidiary RST Recursos Minerais has secured a permit from local environmental regulatory agency to start mining for diamonds and gold in one of its mineral rights areas in the Jequitinhonha River valley.

Proposed uranium mine in Western Australia receives federal approval

Cameco and Mitsubishi have been granted conditional federal environmental approval for the Kintyre uranium mine development in eastern Pilbara in Western Australia.

Northam Platinum acquires Part A of Everest Mining’s assets

Everest Mining’s assets will be transferred to Northam for a cash consideration of R400m ($32.9m), under a Part A sale.

Coalition opposes Forest Service’s coal sale proposal in Utah, US

US Forest Service’s proposal to sell underground coal resources in Utah is facing opposition from groups concerned with safeguarding public lands, endangered species and the climate.

Amara Mining discloses proposed $10m IFC investment

UK-based Amara Mining may receive a $10m strategic investment from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) in order to boost its business portfolio.

Couer Mining acquires Paramount Gold and Silver

US-based Coeur Mining has completed its acquisition of Paramount Gold and Silver for $146m after gaining stockholder approval from both companies.

Caterpillar introduces advanced longwall plow systems for coal mining

US equipment manufacturer Caterpillar has launched the Cat GH800B longwall plow system to enable mining very low coal seams at high rates.

Mineler launches social media platform for global mining industry

Perth-based start-up company Mineler has launched a social media platform for workers in the mining industry.

Koniambo Nickel mine in New Caledonia officially opened by French President

Operations have started at the $7bn Koniambo Nickel project (Koniambo) in New Caledonia, which is jointly owned by Glencore and Société Minière du Sud Pacifique (SMSP).