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Epiroc presents 6th Sense, a game changer for smarter mining and infrastructure operations

Published: Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining and infrastructure industries, presents 6th ...


Molybdenum mine in Montana reaches 10-year milestone with no lost time injuries

Published: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

On July 15, Montana Resources celebrated its 3,652th day without a lost time injury at its openpi ...


ABB launches breakthrough digital application for real-time integration in open-pit and underground mines

Published: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

New ABB Ability Operations Management System maximizes coordination between weekly production pla ...


Twin Metals to use dry stack tailings at proposed mine in Minnesota

Published: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Twin Metals Minnesota announced that it will use the environmentally friendly dry stack method to ...


Vale to pay $106.5m to workers affected by Brazil dam disaste

Published: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Vale has agreed to pay out $107 million in collective moral damages and $186,000 to each of the c ...


BHP aims to cut thermal coal output and raise quality

Published: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

BHP Group will produce as much as 18 percent less thermal coal in the coming year as it strives t ...


Barrick Gold and Antofagasta win $5.8 billion ruling on project in Pakistan

Published: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Barrick Gold Corp. and Antofagasta Plc have been awarded a US$5.8 billion arbitration ruling on a ...


BLM confirms that headquarters will move to Colorado

Published: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The Federal Bureau of Land Management (BLM) confirmed that it will move its headquarters out of W ...


World’s largest diamond mine to close in 2020

Published: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Rio Tinto has announced that it plans to shut its Argyle diamond mine in remote Western Australia ...


White House to form working group to study domestic uranium production

Published: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

While acknowledging that the United States uranium industry is facing significant challenges, Pre ...


Rio Tinto's copper project in Australia could leapfrog Resolution project

Published: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Rio Tinto’s Winu copper project in Western Australia has excited investors with its massive ...


NASA approves mission to explore large asteroid

Published: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A mission to explore an asteroid the size of the state of Massachusetts that was recently approve ...


Judge orders Vale to pay for damages from tailings dam collapse

Published: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Vale has been ordered by a judge in Brazil has ordered to pay compensation for all damages caused ...


Cat 794 AC Mining Truck equipped to meet Tier 4 standards

Published: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The Cat 794 AC mining truck is now available equipped to meet U.S. Environmental Protection Agenc ...


Boart Longyear achieves 10 million man-hours and 1 year lost time injury free

Published: Tue, 09 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Boart Longyear is pleased to announce its company-wide global accomplishment of more than 10,000, ...


Blackjewel says it has secured financing for its two coal mines in Wyoming

Published: Tue, 09 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Lawers for Blackjewel LLC, the coal mine operator that was forced to shutter two mines in Wyoming ...


Weir Minerals extends its expertise to tailings business

Published: Mon, 08 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Tailings processing has become a critical aspect of mining operations globally, with an increased ...


Coal baron Chris Cline killed in helicopter crash

Published: Sun, 07 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Coal tycoon and self-made billionaire Christopher Cline, 61, was among seven people who died in a ...


Metso announces plans to merge with Outotec

Published: Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The trend of mergers in the mining industry continued into July as Metso announced that it mergin ...


Senate panel recommends murder indictments and new laws in response to tailings dam collapse in Brazil

Published: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A Brazilian Senate committee probing the deadly collapse of a tailings dam at a mine owned by Val ...


EPA says draft report on Pebble Mine is not complete

Published: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

In formal comments about the proposed Pebble Mine, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...


Supreme Court rules that Virginia can block mining of nation’s largest uranium deposit

Published: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the federal government and industry groups cannot force Virgini ...


Two coal mines send workers home after bankruptcy filing

Published: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Two coal mines in Wyoming’s Powder River Basin owned by Blackjewel LLC ceased operations on ...


2018 amendment to MSHA rule vacated by US Court of Appeals

Published: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

An amendment to a 2017 U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rule that allowed a comp ...


Application to expand operations at Haile Gold Mine submitted to South Carolina

Published: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

OceanaGold has filed an application to expand its operations at the Haile Gold Mine in Lancaster ...


Suggestions for moving toward an internationally recognized ideal CPD program

Published: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

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University of Arizona receives CDC grant to study safer fuels for underground mining

Published: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The University of Arizona (UA) has received a $1.78 million grant from the Centers for Disease Co ...


Nevada Gold Mines officially launches

Published: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Nevada Gold Mines LLC, the company formed by the joint venture agreement between Barrick Gold Cor ...


EPA decision restarts review of Pebble Mine

Published: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A 2014 decision that halted the development of the Pebble Mine in Alaska will be reconsidered, th ...


Dangers of illegal mining highlight by deadly collapse in Congo

Published: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The issue of illegal mining in Africa and other parts of the world often leads to tragic conseque ...


Workers vote to continue strike in Chile

Published: Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A labor strike at Codelco’s third largest mine was extended over the weekend as workers rej ...


NioCorp to deploy additional environmental controls at its proposed Nebraska critical minerals mine

Published: Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

NioCorp Developments Ltd. announced that advanced emissions control technologies it plans to depl ...


EPA rolls back Obama-era rule on coal-fired plants

Published: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief Andrew Wheeler, signed a legislation that rolls ...


Adani wins approval to begin work on its Carmichael Mine in Australia

Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Preliminary work on the massive Carmichael coal mine in Queensland, Australia will begin soon fol ...


U.S. Department of Labor announces upgraded data system to assist operators in ensuring compliance with MSHA regulations

Published: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has completed a ...


Deadline to apply for Brookwood-Sago mine safety grants is extended

Published: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) will be giving ...


Hexagon introduces solution to detect fatigue and distraction in operators of light vehicles

Published: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Hexagon AB introduced HxGN MineProtect Operator Alertness System Light Vehicle (OAS-LV), a fatigu ...


Sale of troubled Wyoming coal mine approved

Published: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The sale of Westmoreland Coal’s mine in Kemmerer, WY can more forward after a federal judge ...


Expert to start work on new standards for mining dam safety

Published: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) in conjunction with the U.N. Environment Pr ...


Newmont Goldcorp ranked top miner on CR Magazine’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens List

Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Newmont Goldcorp Corporation announced that the company was ranked 20th on Corporate Responsibili ...


Commerce report could be a boost for US uranium companies

Published: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Coming on the heels of announced plans to boost production of critical minerals in the United Sta ...


Argentina’s Supreme Court rejects Barrick’s challenge of glacier law

Published: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Argentina’s glacier protection law that was put in place in 2010 was upheld by the nation&r ...


European power utility boss issues dire warning about the future of coal

Published: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The chief executive of Europe’s largest power utility recently told the Epiroc advances battery-electric vehicles for underground mining

Published: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Epiroc accelerates the development of electric powered machines. The goal is zero-emission underg ...


Trump administration announces strategy to secure supply of critical minerals

Published: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The Trump administration released, “A Federal Strategy to Ensure a Reliable Supply of Criti ...


China aims to cap coal consumption but demand remains high

Published: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Despite plans to cap coal consumption targets by 2020 in accordance with its commitments to the 2 ...


Caterpillar introduces new underground loader

Published: Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The new Cat R2900 underground loader offers configurations to meet the strictest diesel engine em ...


In it for the long haul; Asking questions brings fleet engineered for coal mining

Published: Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT

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Rare earths could be at the center of US trade war with China

Published: Thu, 30 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Concerns that rare earth minerals could soon be at the center or trade war between the United Sta ...


Belaz unmanned dump trucks connect to the 5G network

Published: Tue, 28 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Belaz unmanned dump trucks, which are among the biggest in the world, have begun working at a tes ...


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