The mining cycle has reached a sweet spot with booming commodity prices, lower...
LOESCHE Involved In Extension Of Largest Cement Works In Nigeria With Two Vertical Roller Mills
LOESCHE is contributing to the new cement production line of the Dangote Cement plant in Obajana in Kogi State, Northern Nigeria with the delivery of two vertical roller mills (VRM)
Crushing It When It Counts
Everyone is looking for ways to make their operation more productive, profitable and efficient. While examining the mining process is often a good place to start, it’s important to remember that what happens after the minerals and materials are extracted is equally important.
The 2nd Generation Warman® WGR® Pump – the Pump of Choice for the Sand and Aggregate Market
Weir Minerals has announced the global launch of the second-generation Warman® WGR® pump for the sand and aggregate market.
Changing tactics to capitalise on the mining commodities boom
The mining cycle has reached a sweet spot with booming commodity prices, lower costs and strong global growth fuelling healthy bottom lines. Yet cautious firms, burned by high spending levels ahead of the 2015/ 2016 downturn are determined not to repeat old mistakes. Heidi Vella finds out how miners are doing things differently this time around.
Blockchain: the path to a more transparent mining supply chain?
Blockchain is being trialled by mining firms to track and trace key commodities, including conflict minerals and diamonds, as they move from the mine site through the supply chain. But how will it work in practice and can it be relied on to spot illegal and unwanted activity? Heidi Vella investigates.
Sun River Gold to begin drilling on Mexico Mines Tailings Deposit
Sun River Gold (SRG) is set to commence a drilling programme on the Mexico Mines Tailings Deposit in El Oro in order to further test grade continuity at depth, as well as provide additional material to optimise ongoing metallurgical works.
Malachite produces first gold from Lorena Gold Mine
Malachite Resources has produced first gold from the Lorena Gold Mine situated 15km east of Cloncurry in north-west Queensland, Australia.
Orion gets two prospecting rights for Prieska strike extension
Orion Minerals subsidiaries Vardocube and Bartotrax have secured prospecting rights for strike extensions at important contiguous areas around the Prieska zinc-copper deposit located in the Northern Cape province of South Africa.
Anglo American ceases iron ore project in Brazil over pipeline leak
Anglo American has temporarily suspended the Minas-Rio iron ore project in Brazil to carry out a complete check-up of the associated 529km pipeline following a reported leak.
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