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Strongbow Exploration looks to reopen English tin mine

Published: Fri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The growing demand for ethically sourced metals could lead to the revival of tin mining in Englan ...


ICMM provides update on global mining standards

Published: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) said that the new safety standards that it ...


World Gold Council launches responsible mining principles

Published: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The leading gold mining companies in the world have agreed to a set of guiding principles that se ...


Cemex gets 20-year mining lease, permission to expand lime mine in Florida

Published: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Cemex Construction Materials received approval to expand its lime rock mine in Brooksville, FL on ...


Nuclear industry urges Trump administration to revive uranium mining with Cold War-era rule

Published: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) has sent a letter to the Trump administration asking it to rev ...


PacifiCorp considers costs savings from retirements of coal-fired plants

Published: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

PacifiCorp, the largest utility in Wyoming, presented several draft power plans to the state that ...


U.S. Department of Labor awards $400,000 in Brookwood-Sago Grants

Published: Mon, 09 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has announced t ...


Weir wins record $123 million (£100 million) order for Australian magnetite iron ore project

Published: Fri, 06 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The Weir Group PLC, one of the world’s premium providers of highly engineered mining equipm ...


Komatsu deploys 41 autonomous ready haul trucks in Western Australia

Published: Thu, 05 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Komatsu announced the deployment of 41 new model Komatsu 930E-5 ultra-class haul trucks, made aut ...


Nevada state panel upholds water permit for Mount Hope molybdenum mine

Published: Thu, 05 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A three-member panel from the Nevada State Environmental Commission rejected a bid to rescind a w ...


Zambia Chamber of Mines says royalties should be capped

Published: Wed, 04 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Zambia’s Chamber of Mines said that the nation should keep mineral royalties capped at 7.5 ...


Internet of Things controller provides flexibility to rare earth pilot project in Australia

Published: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

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Newmont Goldcorp’s Ahafo Mill expansion in Ghana processes first ore

Published: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Newmont Goldcorp Corp. announced that the Ahafo Mill Expansion (AME) project in Ghana successfull ...


Rosemont Copper project dealt another setback

Published: Fri, 30 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Hudbay Minerals was dealt another setback for its proposed Rosemont Copper project near Tucson, A ...


Montana officials back Spring Creek Mine expansion

Published: Thu, 29 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Montana environmental officials proposed approval of a major expansion of the Spring Creek Mine, ...


Crystal Peak Minerals receives Record of Decision for its Sevier Playa Project

Published: Wed, 28 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Crystal Peak Minerals achieved a major milestone in its quest to build its Sevier Playa Project i ...


U.S. Department of Labor to seek data on protecting miners from exposure to quartz

Published: Wed, 28 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) announced that ...


Donlin Gold rebuilds church while working through permitting process

Published: Tue, 27 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Donlin Gold is working with partners Novagold Resources, Barrick Gold Corp, the Kuskokwim Corp. a ...


US Department of Defense in talks with Australia on rare earths plant

Published: Tue, 27 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

China is the world’s largest producer and processor or rare earth minerals. As trade tensio ...


MP Materials plans to boost rare earths production

Published: Mon, 26 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

MP Materials, the owner of the Mountain Pass rare earths mine in California has announced plans t ...


Fortescue Metals Group triples profit, sees strong China demand

Published: Mon, 26 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) posted a record profit and bumper dividend, and said it was still se ...


Argentina presidential candidate promises certainty for mining investment

Published: Mon, 26 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Argentina’s opposition candidate for president, Alberto Fernandez, told mining companies an ...


Canada will invest $2.2 billion in mine remediation program

Published: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Canada has announced plans to spend $2.2 billion for the remediation of abandoned mines in the No ...


Twin Metals agrees to use union labor to build its proposed mine

Published: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Twin Metals was set to sign a project labor agreement with the Iron Range Building and Constructi ...


BHP pays record dividend and becomes world’s lowest cost iron ore producer

Published: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Thanks to a rally in the price for iron ore, BHP Group, the world's biggest miner, reported its l ...


Sale of three Cloud Peak Energy mines receives court approval

Published: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Navajo Transitional Energy Co. received court approval to purchase three coal mines in the Powder ...


Cloud Peak Energy accepts bid from Navajo Transitional Energy Co.

Published: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Cloud Peak Energy Corp. has accepted a bid from Navajo Transitional Energy Co. to buy “subs ...


BLM approves two phosphate mines in Idaho

Published: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has approved the Caldwell Canyon Mine project in Idaho. ...


Permitted mine in Michigan faces additional legal challenges

Published: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Aquila Resources in May received federal and state permits for its proposed Back Forty mine in Mi ...


Clean Power Plan replacement rule faces legal challenge from 22 states

Published: Wed, 14 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule is bein ...


Hitachi introduces new excavator

Published: Wed, 14 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

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Barrick reports earnings; new name for Carlin operations

Published: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Barrick Gold Corp. has been involved in a flurry of activity including its acquisition of Randgol ...


Court issues two rulings on PolyMet Mine in Minnesota

Published: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The Minnesota Court of Appeals issued a pair of rulings about the proposed PolyMet copper and nic ...


ABB picks former head of Sandvik to be be new CEO

Published: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The board of ABB has unanimously appointed Björn Rosengren, as chief executive officer. He w ...


Resolution Copper project achieves major milestone

Published: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The Resolution Copper project in Arizona achieved a major permitting milestone on Aug. 9 when the ...


Glencore to cease operations at world's largest cobalt mine

Published: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Swiss mining giant Glencore announced that it will halt production at the Mutanda Mine, the world ...


China rare earths association supports counter measures against US

Published: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

China has indicated that it might curb sales of rare earth minerals to the United States as the t ...


Federal judge approves sale of mines to Contura Energy but hurdles remain

Published: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A federal judge has approved the sale of coal mines owned by bankrupt coal giant Blackjewel to pr ...


NioCorp announces success in producing aluminum-scandium master alloy in a new test to prove out a commercial production pathway

Published: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

NioCorp Developments Ltd. announced the successful production of an aluminum-scandium (AlSc) mast ...


Auction set for Blackjewel assets

Published: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A notice filed in federal bankruptcy court in West Virginia announced that an auction for the ass ...


Judge blocks Rosemont copper mine

Published: Thu, 01 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A federal judge blocked construction of the $1.9 billion Rosemont Copper Mine south of Tucson, AZ ...


Former lead mine could reopen as a cobalt mine

Published: Thu, 01 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A former iron mine that has been inactive for more than 40 years could reopen as a cobalt mine in ...


EPA will withdraw restrictions on proposed Pebble Mine

Published: Wed, 31 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it will withdraw restrictions on th ...


Epiroc donates rock drill to Colorado School of Mines

Published: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Epiroc has donated a COP 1238K rock drill to the Excavation Engineering and Earth Mechanics Insti ...


Mining terminology disarry; An attempt to clear up some of the confusion

Published: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

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Court expected to rule on issues surrounding Rosemont copper project

Published: Mon, 29 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Following a day-long court hearing on July 23, a federal judge in Tucson, AZ has said he will dec ...


Silicosis settlement approved by high court in South Africa

Published: Fri, 26 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A 5 billion rand ($353 million) class action settlement between gold mining companies and law fir ...


Round Top Texas mineral deposit contains 100-year supply of rare earth elements and critical minerals

Published: Fri, 26 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

USA Rare Earth and its joint venture partner Texas Mineral Resources Corp., developers of the Rou ...


Anglo American launches $1 billion share buyback

Published: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Higher iron ore prices and the ramping up of operations at its Minas-Rio project in Brazil have d ...


Contura Energy offers to buy mines from Blackjewel

Published: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Contura Energy has made an offer to buy back two coal mines in Wyoming that have been idled since ...


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