Newmont Awards WorleyParsons Tanami Contract

WorleyParsons has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management services contract (EPCM) by Newmont Mining Services Pty Limited (Newmont) in Australia.

Under the contract, WorleyParsons will provide the EPCM ...

Hanwha Expands Explosives Business In Indonesia

Hanwha has won a 160 billion won ($144 million) contract to build an explosive parts manufacturing facility for Indonesia's state-owned firm Dahana, Hanwha said Thursday.

Under the contract, Hanwha ...

CAT Boosts Payload On New Mining Loader

Caterpillar’s new R1700 underground mining loader features a completely new design that has proven payload increases in extended field trials and in production studies.

The R1700 mining loader carries ...

FMG Riding High As Iron Ore Soars

FORTESCUE Metals Group has been seeing positive signs for the iron ore market – even before Vale’s tailings dam collapse pushed prices up.

Iron ore prices had been sitting at ...

Mining Sector Approves Of Eskom Unbundling

Earlier this week South Africa’s public enterprises minister, Pravin Gordhan, stated that the government will soon have to discuss whether to unbundle Eskom in order to make it financially ...

Mining Gets Investment Boost Of $18.3 Million

Eight mining firms are set to invest over $18.3 million, in a move expected to boost professionalism in a sector which is grappling with accusations of poor working conditions ...

Digital Technology: Automation At The Forefront

Digital mining technology is the name of the game as the African mining industry moves toward ever greater efficiency to optimise production within deep and narrow reefs.

At the forefront ...