Mining Weekly | Environmental http://www.miningweekly.com/page/environmental Tue, 24 Apr 2018 17:54:17 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 BHP, Vale given a further 66 days to resolve Samarco dam failure dispute http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-vale-given-66-days-to-resolve-samarco-dam-failure-dispute-2018-04-23 Henry Lazenby ENVIRONMENT Mon, 23 Apr 2018 21:53:00 +0200 484714 1524579226 1524513180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mutamba mining lease applications being considered by Mozambique government http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mutamba-mining-lease-applications-being-considered-by-mozambique-government-2018-04-23 Simone Liedtke MINERAL SANDS Mon, 23 Apr 2018 12:19:00 +0200 484660 1524491515 1524478740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mining firms from China to Canada watch as Greenland holds election http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-firms-from-china-to-canada-watch-as-greenland-holds-election-2018-04-21 Reuters Environmental Sat, 21 Apr 2018 00:07:00 +0200 484606 1524262555 1524262020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721463_resized_greenlandreutersflag.jpg 511 287 Chemical ore separation market now expanding http://www.miningweekly.com/article/market-for-chemical-ore-separation-expanding-2018-04-20 Victor Moolman Environmental Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483059 1523947445 1524175200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Unpacking this week's mining headlines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/unpacking-this-weeks-mining-headlines-2018-04-17 Creamer Media Reporter POTASH Wed, 18 Apr 2018 08:30:00 +0200 484157 1524036348 1524033000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720659_resized_secondtakemw1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73959_2018-02-17_secondtake_mw_-_hd_web.mp4110080305Unpacking this week's mining headlines Unpacking this week's mining headlines Northcliff hopeful of ‘timely conclusion’ of Sisson permitting http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northcliff-hopeful-of-timely-conclusion-of-sisson-permitting-2018-04-18 Henry Lazenby TUNGSTEN/MOLYBDENUM Wed, 18 Apr 2018 01:27:00 +0200 484217 1524035616 1524007620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 First ‘Resources for Future Generations’ conference to be held in Vancouver http://www.miningweekly.com/article/first-resources-for-future-generations-conference-to-be-held-in-vancouver-2018-04-13 Henry Lazenby RFG2018 CONFERENCE Fri, 13 Apr 2018 22:53:00 +0200 483904 1523862594 1523652780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719943_resized_rfg2018chairpersonjohnthompson1022april2018.jpg RFG2018 chairperson John Thompson 511 287 West and Central African Mining Summit to tackle vital issues http://www.miningweekly.com/article/west-and-central-african-mining-summit-to-tackle-vital-issues-2018-04-13 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Environmental Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482535 1523343219 1523570400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717250_resized_mininginafricawacaprovided1022.jpeg PRESSING MATTERS The West and Central African Mining Summit and Expo will discuss the most pressing issues facing mining in the region 511 287 West African mining industry rising despite challenges http://www.miningweekly.com/article/west-african-mining-industry-rising-despite-challenges-2018-04-13 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Environmental Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482491 1523343218 1523570400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717187_resized_predictivediscoverytrenchingnearbongouburkinafasogoldexploration03181022.jpeg WEST AFRICA RISING West Africa’s diverse mineral resources, increasing political stability and relatively low entry costs are ideal conditions for mining investment 511 287 Remote sensing increasingly being used in mining to monitor water http://www.miningweekly.com/article/satellite-remote-sensing-can-be-used-for-mine-water-applications---2018-04-13 Nadine James SATELLITE TECHNOLOGY Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483107 1523343219 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Canada's Saskatchewan sees smaller fiscal deficit as spending kept tight http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadas-saskatchewan-sees-smaller-fiscal-deficit-as-spending-kept-tight-2018-04-11 Reuters SASKATCHEWAN ECONOMY Wed, 11 Apr 2018 00:23:00 +0200 483444 1523399245 1523398980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Anglo American fined $21m for Brazil pipeline leaks http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-american-fined-21m-for-brazil-pipeline-leaks-2018-04-11 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Wed, 11 Apr 2018 00:21:00 +0200 483443 1523398991 1523398860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Former South African President Kgalema Motlanthe joins Ivanhoe board http://www.miningweekly.com/article/former-sa-president-kgalema-motlanthe-joins-ivanhoe-board-2018-04-10 Henry Lazenby MINING PEOPLE Tue, 10 Apr 2018 21:18:00 +0200 483438 1523433794 1523387880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719125_resized_kgalemamotlanthe405111022duane.jpg Former South African President Kgalema Motlanthe 511 287 Hydro denies Brazil alumina plant contaminated local environment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydro-denies-brazil-alumina-plant-contaminated-local-environment-2018-04-10 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:04:00 +0200 483358 1523348610 1523347440 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Operations restarted at Newmont's gold mines in Ghana – spokesperson http://www.miningweekly.com/article/operations-restarted-at-newmonts-gold-mines-in-ghana-spokesperson-2018-04-10 Reuters Environmental Tue, 10 Apr 2018 02:22:00 +0200 483327 1523319814 1523319720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Tahoe says La Arena fuel spill fully contained http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tahoe-says-la-arena-fuel-spill-fully-contained-2018-04-10 Henry Lazenby ENVIRONMENT Tue, 10 Apr 2018 02:14:00 +0200 483326 1523343917 1523319240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Lydian nixes Newmont’s Amulsar royalty for fixed payments http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lydian-nixes-newmonts-amulsar-royalty-for-fixed-payments-2018-04-10 Henry Lazenby ROYALTIES Tue, 10 Apr 2018 01:37:00 +0200 483325 1523343797 1523317020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kinder Morgan suspends Trans Mountain Expansion project as political firestorm heats up http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kinder-morgan-canada-suspends-trans-mountain-expansion-project-as-row-intensifies-2018-04-09 Henry Lazenby CANADIAN PIPELINES Mon, 09 Apr 2018 17:44:00 +0200 483321 1523347741 1523288640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718766_resized_oilpipelineconstructionnorthdakota1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Embattled EPA chief's calendar shows industry had his ear http://www.miningweekly.com/article/embattled-epa-chiefs-calendar-shows-industry-had-his-ear-2018-04-09 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Mon, 09 Apr 2018 02:25:00 +0200 483193 1523233799 1523233500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Brazil state fines Anglo American $37.73m over pipeline leak http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazil-state-fines-anglo-american-3773m-over-pipeline-leak-2018-04-05 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Thu, 05 Apr 2018 01:44:00 +0200 482933 1522938148 1522885440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mackenzie Valley review board OKs Tlicho all-season road; a boon for Fortune http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mackenzie-valley-review-board-oks-tlicho-all-season-road-a-boon-for-fortune-2018-04-05 Henry Lazenby COBALT DEVELOPMENT Thu, 05 Apr 2018 01:02:00 +0200 482930 1522910721 1522882920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Eldorado rises as Greek arbitration panel rejects State's claims http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eldorado-rises-as-greek-arbitration-panel-rejects-state-claims-2018-04-04 Henry Lazenby GREEK ARBITRATION Wed, 04 Apr 2018 18:31:00 +0200 482925 1522911467 1522859460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717927_resized_skouriesmineralisationingreeceeldoradogoldapril20181022.jpg Visible mineralisation at Eldorado Gold's Skouries project, in Northern Greece 511 287 Initial public offerings slow during Q1 as volatility keeps investors at bay http://www.miningweekly.com/article/initial-public-offerings-slow-during-q1-as-volatility-keeps-investors-at-bay-2018-04-02 Henry Lazenby IPOs Mon, 02 Apr 2018 19:09:00 +0200 482692 1522743013 1522688940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717363_resized_tsxtorontoexchange1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Massive housing project being developed on historical mining area near Joburg CBD http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-mine-dump-rehabilitated-to-make-way-for-housing-development-2018-03-30 Dylan Slater ENVIRONMENTAL REHABILITATION Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481699 1522053343 1522360800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716207_resized_mining.jpg 511 287 Mexican federal court approves Odyssey’s offshore sulphate mining permit; others to benefit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mexican-federal-court-oks-odysseys-offshore-sulphate-mining-permit-others-to-benefit-2018-03-24 Henry Lazenby MARINE MINING Sat, 24 Mar 2018 01:49:00 +0200 482095 1522047313 1521848940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716116_resized_odysseymarineexplorationmarch20181022.jpg 511 287 US Army Corps announces scoping period for Northern Dynasty’s Pebble project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/us-army-corps-announces-scoping-period-for-northern-dynastys-pebble-project-2018-03-23 Henry Lazenby PROJECT PERMITTING Fri, 23 Mar 2018 17:28:00 +0200 482092 1522048037 1521818880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Provider ensures sustainability in CO2-intensive industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/construction-materials-provider-ensures-sustainability-in-co2-intensive-cement-industry-2018-03-23 Tasneem Bulbulia Environmental Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480177 1521446651 1521756000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711852_resized_environmentalprotectionafrisamsaldanhaminingarea0320181022.jpg QUARRYING FAVOUR To mine limestone in the ecologically sensitive Saldanha Vredenburg area, AfriSam is placing more than 150 ha of this property into environmental status 511 287 Software solution aids tailings management http://www.miningweekly.com/article/software-solution-established-for-efficacious-tailings-management-2018-03-23 Tasneem Bulbulia Environmental Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480175 1521446651 1521756000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712534_resized_miningenvironmentalprotectionisometrixtailingsmanagementsoftware0220181022.jpg POWERFUL FEATURE IsoMetrix Tailings Management Solution’s built-in dashboard capabilities are configurable and provide visible data customisable to the user profile 511 287 Sustainable management of risks gains traction http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sustainable-management-of-land-contamination-risks-gains-traction-2018-03-23 Tasneem Bulbulia Environmental Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480566 1521446652 1521756000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712939_resized_environmentalprotectionwsplandcontamination0320181022.jpg HAZARDOUS The impacts of land contamination can be significant and widespread for mine operations, leading to high costs 511 287 Bullion association punting responsible sourcing as a ‘must have’ http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lbma-promotes-transparency-integrity-in-precious-metals-2018-03-23 Mia Breytenbach PRECIOUS METALS Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481190 1521446653 1521756000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714191_resized_mininggoldbarsbloomberg05161022.jpg VAULT HOLDINGS Data available for end of November 2017 reveals that there is 7 841 t of gold, valued at $322.7-billion, equating to approximately 627 319 gold bars 511 287 Concerted effort needed to combat South Africa’s illegal mining scourge http://www.miningweekly.com/article/concerted-effort-needed-to-combat-south-africas-illegal-mining-scourge-2018-03-23 Dylan Slater LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480976 1521548099 1521756000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714952_resized_zama.jpg 511 287 Goldman Sachs no longer one of top three commodities banks http://www.miningweekly.com/article/goldman-sachs-no-longer-one-of-top-three-commodities-banks-2018-03-22 Reuters COMMODITY ANALYSTS Thu, 22 Mar 2018 21:03:00 +0200 481965 1521745656 1521745380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 G20 agrees to 'monitor' cryptocurrencies but no action yet http://www.miningweekly.com/article/g20-agrees-to-monitor-cryptocurrencies-but-no-action-yet-2018-03-21 Reuters CRYPTO Wed, 21 Mar 2018 03:10:00 +0200 481729 1521595410 1521594600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 G20 sees need for 'dialogue,' fails to diffuse trade war threat http://www.miningweekly.com/article/g20-sees-need-for-dialogue-fails-to-diffuse-trade-war-threat-2018-03-21 Reuters INTERNATIONAL TRADE Wed, 21 Mar 2018 03:00:00 +0200 481728 1521594410 1521594000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000715432_resized_canadasfinanceministerbillmorneaudeliversthebudgetinottawareutersmarch20181022.jpg Canada's Finance Minister Bill Morneau 511 287 Eco Oro pursues $764m suit against Colombia as Angostura project postures to perish http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eco-oro-pursues-764m-suit-against-colombia-as-angostura-project-postures-to-perish-2018-03-20 Henry Lazenby INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION Tue, 20 Mar 2018 21:33:00 +0200 481727 1521582277 1521574380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000715429_resized_ecooroangostura1022.jpg Angostura project, Colombia 511 287 Stringent regulations may impede coal industry growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/stringent-regulations-may-impede-coal-industry-growth-2018-03-16 Donald Makhafola Environmental Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:01:00 +0200 479838 1521032809 1521151260 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711284_resized_mwcoalcofacerubennizard220181022.jpg RUBEN NIZARD The environmental regulations worldwide could have an impact on coal exports 511 287 RBM continues work on Zulti South, sees markets improve http://www.miningweekly.com/article/work-continues-on-rbms-zulti-south-minerals-demand-improves-2018-03-16 Victor Moolman Environmental Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479793 1520864525 1521151200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 In-country partnerships vital to traverse cross border challenges http://www.miningweekly.com/article/in-country-partnerships-vital-to-traverse-cross-border-challenges-2018-03-16 Tracy Hancock Environmental Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479736 1520864525 1521151200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000710736_resized_internationalfacilitiesmanagementminingservices2802201811022.jpg POSITION OF STRENGTH Sub-Saharan Africa has a reputation for historically having high barriers to entry, so International Facilities Services' presence has always been a competitive advantage 511 287