Explorations and Machinery

Mining News Pro - The Northern Territory government has approved ASX-listed Core Lithium’s mine management plan for its proposed Finniss lithium project.

Mining News Pro - Austral Gold and New Dimension Resources have entered into an agreement for Austral to purchase an 80% interest in New Dimension’s Sierra Blanca gold-silver project in Argentina.

Mining News Pro - Micromine, a leader in the mining software space, is offering the mineral community free access this month to its general package, Micromine 2020 in response to any downtime from the COVID-19 pandemic. The exploration and mining solution has been used for more than three decades and features resource modeling and mine design capabilities.

Mining News Pro - Exploration drilling at Murchison Minerals’ Brabant Lake property, 175 km northeast of La Ronge, intersected high-grade copper and zinc mineralization 10 km southwest of the company’s Brabant-Mckenzie deposit.

Mining News Pro - Australia’s largest gold producer Newcrest Mining confirmed Wednesday that it has now reached its Stage 2 farm-in milestone at the Havieron project.

Mining News Pro - Mining has ceased at all of the nine underground gold mines of Harmony Gold, but the Johannesburg- and New York-listed company’s surface retreatment operations and opencast mine will continue to function, collectively producing between 650 kg and 700 kg in the 21-day lockdown period in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Mining News Pro - Komatsu has released its 830E-5 230 t capacity dump truck in the Australian market. Powered by a Cummins QSK60 diesel engine rated at a standard 2,500 hp (gross), and with a 2,700 hp option for greater speed on grade, it incorporates the latest engine and drive system technology, as well as capacity and availability improvements.

Mining News Pro - Outotec is looking to maximise grinding mill availability with a new modular system that provides all control functions required for the safe operation of equipment, and its associated lubrication systems, as well as continuous condition monitoring.

Mining News Pro - IMDEX’s Dr Michelle Carey and Gervais Perron say the mining technology company’s focus on providing companies with the tools to make real-time decisions in the field can offer improvements across the entire mining value chain.

Mining News Pro - A broken coil spring isolator or actuator in conveyors, vibrating screens, crushers, tanks and bin hoppers can bring processes to a complete halt, sending in maintenance staff to undertake the heavy and hazardous task of disassembling and returning to service vital machinery used in industries such as bulk material handling and mineral processing.

Mining News Pro - Junior Saturn Metals will raise nearly A$3-million in share placement to f und exploration and resource definition at its Apollo Hill gold project, in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Gold explorer MinRex Resources, which holds ground just a few kilometres to the north-east of the $1.2 billion capped Silver Lake Resources’ gold and copper Deflector mine, is set to release new exploration results at its Deflector extended gold project at Gullewa in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto has continued to operate most of its assets to fulfil customer orders while complying with government directives regarding coronavirus.

Mining News Pro - Exploration companies in Western Australia can apply for an expenditure exemption from the state government if they are unable to meet the tenement’s expenditure requirements.

Mining News Pro - The EagleEye aerial surveying solution works together with the company`s computer-aided resources detection system (CARDS), a digital platform that can be used to limit target areas for exploration.

Mining News Pro - South32 has withdrawn its 2020 financial year guidance for its South African operations after the government declared a 21-day nationwide lockdown from March 26 due to the coronavirus.

Mining News Pro - Drilling at Amex Exploration’s Perron property in Quebec returned near-surface gold intercepts from the Gratien and Grey Cat zones in the western section of the 45-sq.-km project.

Mining News Pro - Havilah Resources announced that it is sidestepping what it dubbed “the virus turmoil” and is continuing with its planned drilling campaign by using its own drill rig at its Kalkaroo project in South Australia.

Mining News Pro - Aston Bay announced that, as a precautionary measure in the face of the covid-19 pandemic, it has decided to pause drilling operations at its Buckingham gold property in central Virginia, US.

Mining News Pro - Teranga Gold (TSX: TGZ) announced on Wednesday that its operations are proceeding as planned, and first-quarter output is likely to be between the expected 85,000 to 90,000 ounces.

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