Sale of two Wyoming coal mines completed

Published: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The Eagle Butte and Belle Ayr coal mines in Wyoming’s Powder River Basin have been sold to ...


Liebherr announces partnership with LEGO for R 9800 excavator replica

Published: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

In early 2019, the biggest LEGO Technic set ever was revealed, and it was a replica of a Liebherr ...


Rio Tinto studying ways to produce lithium from waste rock at California mine

Published: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Rio Tinto may soon enter the market of producing minerals that will help fuel the future of trans ...


Dam collapse at Russian gold mine kills at 15 people

Published: Mon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

A dam collapse at a gold mine in Siberia has left at least 15 people dead and 13 more missing, ac ...


Barrick Gold reaches deal with Tanzania over Acacia Mining

Published: Mon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Barrick Gold Corp. has reached an agreement to settle its long-running tax dispute between the go ...


Union workers begin strike at Asarco copper facilities in Arizona

Published: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

About 1,700 union workers at four Asarco mines and smelters began a strike at the companies coppe ...


BHP's London AGM rejects call to quit mining associations

Published: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

BHP has been one of the industry leaders in facing the challenges of climate change, going as far ...


Siemens’ gearless drive technology powers high-capacity overland conveyor in Quellaveco

Published: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The Quellaveco Mine in Peru contains one of the world’s largest copper reserevces at approx ...


Uranium One Group to acquire a controlling stake in Wealth Mineral's lithium project in Chile

Published: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Wealth Minerals Ltd. announced that it has signed a strategic memorandum of understanding with Ur ...


Newmont Goldcorp’s Ahafo Mill expansion in Ghana achieves commercial production

Published: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Newmont Goldcorp Corp. has brought its third project online in 2019. The latest project is the Ah ...


United States seeks more diversity in critical minerals supply alliances

Published: Mon, 14 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Efforts by the United States to diversify its supply chain for critical minerals include plans to ...


U.S. Vanadium Holding Company acquires high-purity vanadium production facility from Russian steel producer

Published: Mon, 14 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

U.S. Vanadium Holding Company LLC announced the closing of its acquisition from a leading Russian ...


Colorado city buys cleaned water from a former gold mine

Published: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

London Mine near Fairplay, CO was shuttered in the 1980s after a century of producing gold. Since ...


Coal demand projected to slide to new lows through 2020

Published: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The most recent forecast from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) found that coal pr ...


CONSOL Energy receives NMA’s CORESafety certification

Published: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The National Mining Association (NMA) recognized Consol Energy Inc. for becoming certified under ...


BLM proposes rule to ease restrictions on mineral mining companies

Published: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has proposed a rule that would streamline the regulation ...


Epiroc’s automation solutions brings Apatit JSC to new levels

Published: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Epiroc’s advanced automation solutions for remote drilling, including Simba Teleremote, ABC ...


Newmont Goldcorp confirms illegal blockade lifted at Peñasquito Mine in Mexico

Published: Wed, 09 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Newmont Goldcorp Corp. confirmed that the illegal blockade of the Peñasquito Mine in Mexic ...


South Africa's Impala to buy North American Palladium for reported $750 million

Published: Tue, 08 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

South Africa’s Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd (Implats) announced that it would buy Canada-ba ...


Hexagon inks five-year mine-planning deal with Ellatzite-Med

Published: Tue, 08 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Hexagon’s Mining division announced that it has signed a five-year technology partnership a ...


Navajo Transitional Energy Company becomes third largest coal producer in the US

Published: Mon, 07 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

With its purchase of three coal mines from Cloud Peak Energy in Wyoming and Montana, the Navajo T ...


Fortune Minerals scales back Nico development on weak cobalt prices

Published: Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The price of cobalt has taken a hard hit because an oversupply of the mineral that is critical to ...


PT Borneo Alumina Indonesia appoints Black & Veatch as a technical consultant to lead alumina refinery project

Published: Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Creating mining and minerals processing infrastructure to increase Indonesia’s mineral valu ...


Anglo American leads the way on IRMA Standard for Responsible Mining

Published: Wed, 02 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Anglo American announces that its Unki platinum mine in Zimbabwe is the first mine in the world t ...


Newmont Goldcorp’s Borden mine achieves commercial production

Published: Wed, 02 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

 Newmont Goldcorp Corporation announced that the Borden mine near Chapleau, Ontario has achi ...


Industrial LED lighting; Reduce risks in underground mines with better lighting

Published: Tue, 01 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT

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Rio Tinto signs MOU with Chinese partners to improve environmental performance

Published: Mon, 30 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Rio Tinto signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with China's largest steel producer, China B ...


Epiroc introduces the Pit Viper 270 XC series blasthole drilling rig

Published: Mon, 30 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Epiroc introduced the Pit Viper 270 XC series blasthole drilling rig.

The Pit Viper 270 s ...


New Cat AD45 Underground Truck offers expanded emissions control options

Published: Mon, 30 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The new Cat AD45 Underground Mining Truck is available in configurations to meet the strictest em ...


Nine countries join U.S. strategic minerals initiative

Published: Fri, 27 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The United States created the Energy Resource Governance Initiative (ERGI) as a way for participa ...


Epiroc donates drill rig to Missouri S&T Experimental Mine

Published: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Epiroc has donated a FlexiROC T20 R drill rig and consumables to the mining engineering program a ...


Lithium Americas reduces production target at proposed Nevada mine

Published: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Lithium Americas Corp. announced that it has cut its budget and production target for the propose ...


MSHA issues program policy letter on refuge chambers for public comment

Published: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

At the end of July, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) announced the issuance of a ...


Critical minerals legistlation remains stalled in Congress

Published: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Despite the growing popularity of electric vehicles, and in turn, the growing demand for the mate ...


Rich Nolan Named President and CEO of the National Mining Association

Published: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The National Mining Association (NMA) announced that Rich Nolan has been elected the Association& ...


Wolverine Fuels plans to reopen Trail Mountain coal mine in Utah

Published: Tue, 24 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Executives with Wolverine Fuels said the company plans to reopen the Trail Mountain Mine in Emery ...


Newmont Goldcorp, dignitaries inaugurate Borden Mine

Published: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Newmont Goldcorp Corps. Borden Gold Project in Ontario, Canada has been called the mine of the fu ...


Criminal charges expected to be filed over Vale dam collapse

Published: Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The first criminal charges stemming from the tailings dam collapse at Vale’s Córrego ...


Senators fear United States is falling behind in race to develop critical minerals chain

Published: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The United States Senate’s Energy and Natural Resources Committee met on Sep. 17 to discuss ...


Newmont Goldcorp offer $25 million in social projects to end mine conflict at Penasquito

Published: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Newmont Goldcorp said that it had offered $25 million in community investments and land rental fe ...


Two PolyMet permits suspended by Minnesota Court of Appeals

Published: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Two permits issued to PolyMet for its proposed NorthMet copper and nickel project in Northern Min ...


Newmont Goldcorp’s incoming CEO reports on a successful year

Published: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

In the past 12 months Newmont Goldcorp has completed a major merger to become the largest gold pr ...


Upgrading LED hazard/warning strobe lights

Published: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Hazard and warning lights are essential to ensure the visibility and safety of vehicles used in m ...


One year after merger, Barrick Gold returns to Denver Gold Forum

Published: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Nearly one year to the day that Barrick Gold announced its merger with Randgold Resources at the ...


Newmont Goldcorp ranked as top gold miner on DJSI for ESG Performance

Published: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

Newmont Goldcorp Corp. was ranked as the top global gold mining company on the Dow Jones Sustaina ...


Gold mining professionals converge for annual Denver Gold Forum

Published: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The Denver Gold Forum kicked off at the Hyatt Regency in Denver, CO on Sept. 16 with gold prices ...


Nevada Gold Mines receives permission to proceed with its Cortez Mine expansion

Published: Sun, 15 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has issued a record of decision to Nevada Gold Mines for the e ...


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 ...


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