Mining News Pro - US headquartered metallurgical coal producer Ramaco Resources on Monday announced the partial closure of its Berwind low-volatile development mine complex, on the border of Virginia and West Virginia to align its production with the weakened market.

Mining News Pro - The largest and most technologically advanced marine diamond mining vessel, which is under construction, will be fitted with an integrated power system package supplied by electronics, automation and robotics company ABB.

Mining News Pro - As manufacturers report greater demand volumes and retailers having confirmed a steady increase in business in April and May, platinum marketing organisation the Platinum Guild International (PGI) reports that the Chinese jewellery industry is in the beginning stages of a V-shaped recovery following disruptions brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Mining News Pro - Coronado Global Resources’ Australian operations have given a standout performance during the June quarter.

Mining News Pro - Whitehaven Coal expects to receive a government approval for its Vickery extension project in New South Wales in the next few weeks.

Mining News Pro - Saracen Mineral Holdings has confirmed that a “serious incident” occurred at the Dervish gold mine in Western Australia yesterday.

Mining News Pro - The University of Arizona, Colorado State University and the Colorado School of Mines just launched the Tailings Center of Excellence, a learning space focused on educating engineers on responsible and sustainable mine waste management and advancing research-backed best practices.

Mining News Pro - Not-for-profit organization Next Generation Manufacturing Canada, also known as NGen, granted Zen Graphene Solutions (TSXV: ZEN) and Evercloak Inc. $125,000 each as part for a project entitled “Advancing Large-Scale Graphene and Thin-Film Membrane Manufacturing.”

Mining News Pro - Research done at Curtin University has developed a new method to extract platinum metal from ore, delivering an economically viable processing method for the Panton Sill platinum group metals (PGMs) deposit, in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - The Kimberley region of Western Australia could be rife with platinum resources that are yet to be developed by Panoramic Resources, according to a study that is supported by the state government.

Mining News Pro - Epiroc has signed a batteries as a service (BaaS) agreement with Vale to safely install battery plans in two of its mining operations.

Mining News Pro - Lucas Dow will remain in a non-executive role at Adani Australia despite stepping down as chief executive of the company.

Mining News Pro - Seven mining exploration licenses has been issued for Mobarakeh Steel Company in order to supply raw materials. According to this permission, MSC has 14 thousand square meters of exploration area.

Mining News Pro - Russian diamond producer Alrosa on Friday said its sales of rough and polished diamonds sales stood at $31.3 million in June, down from $222 million for the same period last year.

Mining News Pro - Eldorado Gold announced on Friday a Q2 2020 preliminary production of 137,782 ounces of gold, a 50% increase over Q2 2019.

Mining News Pro - Royal Helium closed on Thursday its oversubscribed private placement first announced in June. Royal raised proceeds of C$1 million through the issuance of 20,000,000 units at a price of $0.05 per unit.

Mining News Pro - A bankable feasibility study (BFS) into the Crown Mountain coking coal project, in British Columbia, has found that the project could produce an average of 1.7-million tonnes a year of saleable coal and 57.5-million tonnes a year run-of-mine coal over a mine life of 15 years.

Mining News Pro - Gold explorer Chesser Resources will raise A$6-million to fund large-scale drilling at the Diamba Sud gold discovery, in Senegal.

Mining News Pro - Thiess has won a $2.5 billion contract extension with Jellinbah Group for the Lake Vermont joint venture coal project in Queensland.

Mining News Pro - Erdene Resource Development has released drill results from the Midfield Southeast zone of the company’s 100%-owned Bayan Khundii gold project in southeast Mongolia.

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