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New research project ReAK for the reduction of arsenic in copper concentrates

With 27 % of the global production, Chile is the largest producer and the world´s largest exporter of copper. This makes copper mining one of the country’s most important export revenues. However, it...

24.01.2020 more

Hillhead 2020 announces further expansion

Demand for the 2020 edition of Hillhead has been overwhelming with outdoor space selling out before the end of last year and the Main Pavilion now also full. Event manager Harvey Sugden explains:...

23.01.2020 more

Innovative approaches for the automation and digitization of mining machines and processes

At the Smart Mining Conference 2019 on 19/20 November, various approaches to the digitization and automation of mining processes were presented. The conference, organized by the Institute for Advanced...

22.01.2020 more

Easyfairs continues to grow in Germany’s industrial sector

Global exhibition organiser Easyfairs has acquired a 100 % stake in Stuttgart-based Untitled Exhibitions GmbH and has strengthened its portfolio of events in the DACH region with All About Automation...

21.01.2020 more

Metso’s climate targets approved by Science Based Targets initiative

The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) has approved Metso’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emission targets. The GHG targets are part of Metso’s Climate Program and are applicable to all relevant emission...

20.01.2020 more

FLSmidth announces MissionZero

FLSmidth launched MissionZero, a new sustainability programme aimed at significantly reducing emissions across the global cement and mining industries by 2030. “With economic growth, urbanisation...

20.01.2020 more

Schenck Process introduces ProFlex® C100

Storage, filling and feeding – three processes for which Schenck Process can provide extensive process knowledge. From a product portfolio perspective, Schenck Process is now completing their offering...

17.01.2020 more

With Sandvik Rock Tools Services You’ll Never Work Alone

Sandvik Rock Tools, a world-leading supplier of rock equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, has now gathered all of its services and digital solutions under one comprehensive...

16.01.2020 more

AUMUND`s Managing Director Dr. Pietro de Michieli new PEMA Chairman

Dr. Pietro de Michieli, Managing Director at AUMUND Fördertechnik GmbH/Germany, took over the Chair for Equipment Design and Infrastructure at PEMA Port Equipment Manufacturers Association, UK. With...

14.01.2020 more

Terex Trucks focuses on growth in Benelux market

The Benelux market is a region of stability. With the economy and the construction sector set to grow at a steady speed in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg over the next few years, Terex Trucks...

10.01.2020 more

Fast delivery of Damen’s first customised Cutter Suction Dredger to Brazil

Damen has just shipped a fully customised Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) 350, to Brazil. The standard dredger was adapted to meet Brazilian Naval requirements and received additional options as per...

08.01.2020 more

Appointments in Metso’s Executive Team

Giuseppe Campanelli has been appointed President, Minerals Services business area and a member of Metso’s Executive Team from January 2, 2020 onwards. Previously he has been a member of the Minerals...

07.01.2020 more

The Heart of British Mining

The premier UK event for the mining supply chain was held in Nottingham on 21 November 2019, and brought together over 200 delegates from the mining industry to share best practice and knowledge. ...

06.01.2020 more

FLSmidth announces MissionZero

FLSmidth launched MissionZero, a new sustainability programme aimed at significantly reducing emissions across the global cement and mining industries by 2030. “With economic growth, urbanisation and...

02.01.2020 more

Simo Sääskilahti appointed Senior Vice President, Finance for Metso’s Valves business area

Simo Sääskilahti (M.Sc. Engineering, M.Sc. Economics) has been appointed Senior Vice President, Finance for Metso’s Valves business area. During the course of creating Neles Corporation (see below for...

19.12.2019 more

Pumped Up! – A game designed for miners

1990s kids had Crash Bandicoot, Gen Z has Fortnite, and soccer enthusiasts have FIFA; in 2019 there is a game for everyone. Now, with Pumped Up! Weir Minerals introduces a game for miners. There are...

17.12.2019 more