Mining

Mining News Pro - Yancoal’s acquisition of Rio Tinto’s Coal & Allied business unit in New South Wales last year has paid off for the company.

Mining News Pro - TSX-listed Canada Cobalt Works produced the first premium-grade cobalt sulphate from its 100%-owned Castle mine, in Northern Ontario, using its proprietary Re-2OX process.

Mining News Pro - Johannesburg — THE future of the mining industry can benefit from the application and adoption of relevant digital technology, to address rising pressures mounting on business sustainability and reduced energy consumption.

Mining News Pro - Site of the former Snip high grade gold mine. (Image: Skeena Resources)

Mining News Pro - Neometals is increasing focus on the development of its Mt Marion lithium operations and proposed Kalgoorlie refinery in Western Australia through a restructure.

Mining News Pro - ASX-listed Mineral Resources this week reported a 16% increase in revenue for the full year ended June, with net profits after tax jumping from A$201-million to A$272-million.

Mining News Pro - The board of ASX-listed Neometals has approved the demerger of the Barrambie titanium/vanadium project, in Western Australia, along with the associated technology assets, into a newly listed company.

Mining News Pro - Whitehaven Coal plans to continue growing its production profile in the Gunnedah Basin in New South Wales as demand for high-quality coal increases.

Mining News Pro - Goscor Earth Moving (GEM) has recently supplied over ZAR15 million worth of SANY equipment from China to a construction and rehabilitation company in eMalahleni for a rehabilitation project at the Arnot coal mine in Mpumalanga.

Mining News Pro - In an effort to train and develop a local workforce for a greenfield operation Lydian Armenia recently invested in simulators with Professional Services from Immersive Technologies.

Mining News Pro - A range of RCT’s solutions from across four of its five sub-brands were used to fit out two Land Cruiser Troop Carriers, transforming them into mobile automation centres bound for Metals X’s Nifty copper mine site recently. “Retrofitting a troop carrier isn’t a job out of the ordinary for RCT however, this particular request was extensive and made possible through client and RCT Customer Service collaboration.”

Mining News Pro - SANTIAGO – Chile`s SQM, one of the world`s largest lithium producers, said on Monday that it agreed to sell its 50% stake in the Cauchari-Olaroz project in Argentina to China`s Ganfeng Lithium for $87.5-million.

Mining News Pro - he union at the world`s largest copper mine, Escondida in Chile, has called off a strike planned to start on Tuesday after agreeing to extend talks with operator BHP for another day.

Mining News Pro - Japanese utilities and global mining giant Glencore have settled an Australian thermal coal import contract for April 2018 to March 2019 at $110/t, according to several people with knowledge of the matter.

Mining News Pro - Franco-Nevada (TSX: FNV; NYSE: FNV) and Continental Resources (NYSE: CLR) have struck a strategic relationship to jointly buy mineral rights in the Scoop and Stack oil & gas plays in Oklahoma.

Mining News Pro - Platinum plunged on Monday, falling 3% on the day and hitting the lowest level in ten years.

Mining News Pro - Brent crude prices today rose by 26 cents, up 0.4 percent to $ 72 and 87 cents a barrel.

Mining News Pro - Formally acknowledging that its one-billion-ton-a-year production target by 2020 will not be met, Coal India Limited (CIL) will undertake a complete review of domestic coal demand and diversification of business verticals.

Mining News Pro - Aim-listed Beowulf has announced a maiden mineral resource estimate for its Aitolampi graphite project, which it believes has the potential to serve the developing battery manufacturing market in Finland and Sweden.

Mining News Pro - The head of the South Khorasan Industry, Mining and Trade Organization announced the discovery of a potash mine with a clear reserve of 1.2 billion tons in the province.

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