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Mining in the Extreme: Why USA/Canadian skills at a premium for cold weather mining PDF Available

Despite the plunge in commodity prices, some of the countries that continue to prosper within the mining sector, such as Mongolia and Kazakhstan, are also those where every day temperatures can drop to minus 45 C, which gives rise to a whole new...
18th March 2014
 
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Kaunisvaara iron-ore project, Sweden Restricted

The first Kaunisvaara process line is in hot commissioning/production.
22nd November 2013
 
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Kaunisvaara iron-ore project, Sweden Restricted

The Kaunisvaara process plant produced its first concentrate in December 2012.
7th December 2012
 
Editorial Insight

Mozambique’s coal contribution, Australia’s cost disadvantage, Petra funds diamond expansions

Coal has become Mozambique’s number two export earner; project costs in Australia have risen faster than elsewhere; and diamond miner Petra has secured new debt facilities to make the funding of its expansions more "comfortable".
23rd November 2012
 
Digging Deep - Jade Davenport

Gold fever infects sporting enthusiasts

Gold panning – a traditional form of individualistic mining that extracts gold from placer deposits using a pan – is an activity largely associated with the bygone era of the famous Californian, Australian, Canadian and South African gold...
2nd November 2012
 
PROJECT GENERATION

NRC receives funding commitment to unearth new Nunavut projects

A long-term vision for the economic inclusion and direct participation in the resources sector of the Inuit people of Canada’s newest territory Nunavut was one step closer to realisation, with a funding commitment, on Wednesday, by the Kitikmeot...
27th September 2012
 
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Kaunisvaara iron-ore project, Sweden Restricted

The Kaunisvaara project is a late-stage exploration project, which, when built, will comprise two conventional openpit mines and a magnetite processing operation producing a concentrate product.
15th June 2012
 
DIAMONDS

Harry Winston Q1 profit soars to $11.6m

Diamond miner and luxury goods producer Harry Winston on Wednesday reported a 200% increase in first-quarter profit to $11.6-million on the back of increased rough sales and renewed interest in luxury goods. The Toronto-listed company said rough...
7th June 2012
 
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Kaunisvaara iron-ore project, Sweden Restricted

Northland Resources has signed a $40-million cost overrun loan with South Africa’s Standard Bank for the Kaunisvaara iron-ore project.
18th May 2012
 
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Kaunisvaara iron-ore project, Sweden Restricted

The mine will comprise two conventional openpit mines and a magnetite processing operation producing a concentrate product.
25th November 2011
 
GOLD

International Tower Hill delays mine study

International Tower Hill Mines said on Tuesday that it has delayed the release of a preliminary feasibility study for its Livengood gold project in Alaska until next year. The company said the study, which was originally expected by the end of...
23rd November 2011
 
Voith Turbo

Company Announcement: Fill-controlled couplings with new blade wheel profile PDF Available

New Voith Turbo fluid coupling for open-pit mining belt conveyors: lightweight – compact – offers greater power. Open-pit mining belt conveyors often transport the extracted raw materials over long distances.
21st October 2011
 
 
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