Productivity set to be boosted as Orica launches underground Shortplus blast design software.

Melbourne, Australia:“The ability to seamlessly adjust, visualise and optimise underground blast loading designs and timing allows users to efficiently design blasts, irrespective of complexity....

Schlumberger becomes First in E&P committing to Science-Based Emissions Reduction.

PARIS: “The energy industry has a key role to play in reducing the effects of climate change. Schlumberger seeks to lead positive, measurable changes...

ANGLO AMERICAN receives operating licence, a greenlight for its Minas-Rio Tailings Facility.

SOUTH AFRICA: “This is an important milestone for our Minas-Rio iron ore operation in Brazil towards reaching its full potential. Minas-Rio has a long...

Vale completes emergency containment works to reduce sediment flow in Brumadinho.

BRAZIL: Three large containment structures (two hydraulic filtration barriers and a dike) and 25 small stabilizing barriers have been installed between B1 at the...

Blasting Breakthrough as First hydrogen peroxide-based emulsion detonation trial becomes a success.

“These blasts have confirmed that we are pursuing the right pathway forward,” states Dr. Kettle, Senior Experimental Scientist and project executor. “We have invigorated...

Diamond funders meet with the world’s second biggest miner, Alrosa on industry developments.

Moscow, RUSSIA: “Changes in the rough and polished diamond industry reflect global transformations, ranging from shifts in consumer behaviour to tighter financing requirements. As...

Glencore to join The Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network enabling responsible sourcing practices.

Baar, Switzerland : “RSBN plays a key role in advancing the sustainable partnership between the producers of commodities that will enable the transition to...

FLSmidth launches a new generation of information systems management for cement and mining.

“With on-demand and remote access to key data points, we are putting users in control of optimising their plant and equipment performance health,” said...

Young and Effective: New General Manager to drive Maptek-Africa into the future appointed.

What does the future of mining require from those assuming leadership positions? This is the question that everyone in mining constantly asks themselves. Not...

Vale takes measures to recover and develop Brumadinho and affected territories.

Vale is striving to fully repair the damage caused by the Dam 1 breach, including social and environmental initiatives aimed at recovering the affected...