Tacora Secures $212M Cash To Restart Scully Mine

Minnesota- based Tacora Resources  has secured the needed cash to restart the Scully iron ore mine at Wabush, Newfoundland. Funds are available from a $212 million private equity and senior ...

Nova Scotia Miner Starts Drilling In Mali

Roscan Gold (TSX-V: ROS) announced that it is moving forward with the development of its Kandiolé Project and has just started a 3,500-metre Air Core drilling program, designed to ...

Hitachi And CSIRO To Cooperate On Research And Development

Hitachi has joined forces with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) to develop technologies for mining equipment.

The two companies will collaborate on research and development projects in ...

Image On The Verge Of 1st Mineral Sands Revenues

Image Resources’ grand plan to monetise its mineral sands deposit north of Perth is about to be realised as the ASX listed company prepares to receive first revenues from the ...

Iron Ore Price Craters 8%

Robust global steel output did nothing to stop a rout in iron ore prices on Monday with the seaborne benchmark cratering amid growing fears about an economic slowdown in China ...

SIMPEC Awarded Second Contract At Iluka Project

Iluka Resources has awarded a $1.7 million contract to SIMPEC for its mineral sands development at Cataby in Western Australia.

The WestStar Industrial engineering contractor business has previously completed ...

Goldcorp Hopes AI Technology Can Improve Gold Exploration

Goldcorp and IBM Canada have co-authored what they term “an innovative first of a kind technology product” to improve predictability for gold mineralisation.

IBM Exploration with Watson applies artificial intelligence ...

Galantas Gains On Irish Mine Consent Ruling

In a long-running dispute, a third party had challenged the consent via judicial review in Belfast's High Court, with that challenge denied in October 2017.   

That decision was then ...