With leading mining companies pledging to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions and many targeting carbon neutrality by 2050, a switch from diesel-fuelled vehicles to battery-powered will be a critical step.
Copper producer Nevada Copper announced that it has completed the underground materials handling system of the main shaft at its Pumpkin Hollow project in Yerington, Nevada.
After LKAB’s Kiruna iron ore mine experienced a seismic event on 17 May 2020, the company relied on Hovermap technology, supplied by Swedish remote sensing specialist AMKVO, to assess the damage caused by fall-of-ground.
As most of the top metals and mining companies are experiencing disruptions due to the COVID-19 crisis, Mining Technology lists the top ten metals and mining companies in 2020 based on 2019 revenues, along with...
Canadian development and exploration company Eldorado Gold has started construction of a three-kilometre decline at its Lamaque gold mine operation in Quebec, Canada.
Many developing nations have tried and failed to formalise artisanal mining, but could Zambia have better luck with a new strategy of buying gold directly from informal miners? We investigate.
The Government of South Africa has agreed to allow the mining sector to operate at up to 50% of its production capacity during the nationwide lockdown.