Explorations and Machinery

Mining News Pro - A $218 million research organisation designed to develop mineral-discovery technologies has been launched by South Australian Energy and Mining Minister Dan van Holst Pellekaan.

Mining News Pro - The Australian Academy of Sciences has launched a comprehensive 10-year plan for Australian geoscience development at the Australian Geoscience Council Convention in Adelaide.

Mining News Pro - International resource logistics company Bis has expanded its underground business by acquiring UGM, a leading mining services company in the Australian underground coal mining sector.

Mining News Pro - Deputy Minister of Mining and Mining Affairs of the Hormozgan Industry, Mining and Trade Organization, pointed out the 5% increase in exploration licenses in the first six months of 2018 compared to last year, adding 23 exploration licenses were issued in the first six months of this year.

Mining News Pro - Evolution Mining has received approval from the NSW Department of Planning and Environment (DP&E) to increase the Cowal gold operation’s processing rate by 31 per cent.

Mining News Pro - Lithium bearing pegmatite at the Georgia Lake property in northwest Ontario. (Image: Rock Tech Lithium)

Mining News Pro - Civmec’s focus on strengthening its maintenance service offering has paid off with the award of contracts from a number of leading Australian mining companies.

Mining News Pro - "The most important mineral resources of Qom are copper, iron and gold, which are three promising points in the exploration," said the head of Qom Industry, Mining and Trade Organization.

Mining News Pro - Kintavar Exploration (TSXV: KTR) has found a new mineralization zone at its Mitchi copper project in Quebec

Mining News Pro - Denison owns 66% of Wheeler River (pictured), the largest undeveloped, high-grade uranium project in the eastern part of the Athabasca basin region in northern Saskatchewan, which consists of the Phoenix and Gryphon uranium deposits. (Image: Denison Mines.)

Mining News Pro - Commodities giant Anglo American (LON:AAL) has applied for exploration concessions to explore for base metals in Angola.

Mining News Pro - The head of the Kerman Chamber said that mineral and agricultural activities can, along with other areas, create the basis for joint cooperation between Kerman and South Africa.

Mining News Pro - The latest technology developed at Tata Steel Europe`s Ijmuiden site in the Netherlands promises to reduce carbon emissions like never before

Mining News Pro - The merger of SRK Canada and Labrecque Technologies Inc (LTI) is set to broaden the scopes of the two companies’ service offerings within the mining and minerals industries.

Mining News Pro - Mineral exploration costs in Australia rose to the highest since 2013.

Mining News Pro - Australia is the world’s number two gold producer; the country`s tightening its grip on the trade in iron ore and coking coal; comes in at no 6 for copper; and is set to increase output of mineral-du-jour lithium from the current 38% to nearly half the global total within five years.

Mining News Pro - The mining industry is important to Canada, as it is in many other countries. As with any big industry, new and better ways to streamline and innovate processes are always being considered. One potential innovator on the radar today is blockchain.

Mining News Pro - NYSE- and TSX-listed precious metals producer McEwen Mining has reported an updated mineral resource estimate for the Froome deposit and “highly encouraging” exploration results from its ongoing $15-million exploration programme at the Black Fox Complex, in Ontario, Canada.

Mining News Pro - Blasting and explosives leader BME will be launching its new AXXIS central blasting system (CBS) at the international Electra Mining exhibition at Nasrec near Johannesburg in September.

Mining News Pro - With the acquisition of AXCO-Motors, a technology leader in large electric solutions (from 250 kW and up to 6 MW) for applications like maritime vessels and off-highway vehicles, Danfoss has strengthened its global position within mobile electrification.

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