Mining News Pro - Annual summit of Khouzestan Steel Company has been held with the presence of members of the board, representatives of Iranian Privatization Organization and Tehran Stock Exchange.

Mining News Pro - Rolls-Royce Power Systems and XCMG, the multinational heavy machinery manufacturing company based in Jiangsu, China, have formed a strategic cooperation alliance to further develop the Chinese domestic and export mining equipment markets, providing optimised solutions to customers worldwide.

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto and its lead technology partner on the AutoHaul™ project, Hitachi Rail STS, joined together today to celebrate the successful deployment of the world’s first automated heavy-haul long distance rail network.

Mining News Pro - Saracen Minerals has made an off-market offer to acquire Western Australia-based gold miner Bligh Resources.

Mining News Pro - Great Bear Resources of Vancouver is raising $5.5 million to extend its current drill program at the Dixie property to 90,000 metres. That is a 50% increase over the originally planned 60,000 metres.

Mining News Pro - Hexagon has introduced HxGN MineProtect Operator Alertness System Light Vehicle (OAS-LV), a fatigue and distraction detection unit that continuously monitors operator alertness inside the cab of light vehicles, buses and semi-trucks.

Mining News Pro - Iran Minerals Production and Supply Company (IMPASCO) has always tried to improve its environmental standards beside producing mining materials.

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto has supported the Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation (GPFF) and Western Australia’s minister for education and training in opening the Karratha science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) centre for Indigenous students in the Pilbara.

Mining News Pro - A paper published in the journal Resources Policy states that bonus schemes for middle management employees in mining companies play a role in tailings dams failures.

Mining News Pro - Outotec has signed a contract with Baikal Mining Co for the design and delivery of a greenfield copper concentrator and hydrometallurgical plant for the Udokan project.

Mining News Pro - The price of copper was hammered on Wednesday amid mounting worries about the impact of a trade war between the world’s two largest economies and a global slowdown in manufacturing.

Mining News Pro - Geomega Resources is improving its proprietary ISR technology as it moves closer to being Canada’s first rare earth elements recycler and the only one outside China. The company operates a pilot plant and has made several optimizations recently.

Mining News Pro - BGC Group has appointed Daniel Cooper as its next chief executive officer.

Mining News Pro - The verdict is in, and it does not look good for miners in Argentina.

Mining News Pro - Macmahon Holdings has confirmed market speculation about a potential takeover of GBF Underground Mining that would give it stronger access to the Goldfields region in Western Australia

Mining News Pro - In a national first, a joint venture (JV) between Australia Pacific LNG and Armour Energy in Queensland will seek out gas only for use by Australian manufacturers.

Mining News Pro - The experts of Mobarakeh Steel Company have produced the First Gamma Thickness Gauge.

Mining News Pro - After months of apprehension, fragments of the northern slope of Vale’s (NYSE:VALE) Gongo Soco mine, in the southeastern Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, has begun to gradually slide into the bottom of the open pit, reducing the risk of a new dam break, the company said on Friday.

Mining News Pro - Production has officially ceased at the first and only diamond mine in the Canadian province of Ontario– the Victor mine owned by De Beers Canada. The news comes 10 years and 10 months after the mine was officially opened in July 2008.

Mining News Pro - The Bolivian government is “building a new relation between business and the state,” Bolivia’s Mining and Metallurgy Minister Cesar Navarro tells The Northern Miner in a sit-down interview in his government office

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