Explorations and Machinery

Mining News Pro - Caterpillar will supply machinery and autonomous technology for Rio Tinto’s Koodaideri iron ore project in the Pilbara, Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Metso’s industry-leading crushing and grinding technology status is well known throughout the mining world, but its valves expertise is, perhaps, not as familiar.

Mining News Pro - Toronto-based Kirkland Lake Gold can’t seem to miss drilling high grades at its Macassa gold project in the town of Kirkland Lake. Recent excellent results highlight the potential for growing resources and new discoveries, says the company.

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto plans to ramp up its assessment of the Winu copper-gold discovery in the far east Pilbara region of Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Sandvik AB has acquired privately owned Newtrax, a supplier of leading technology in wireless connectivity to monitor and provide insights on underground operations, including people, machines and the environment.

Mining News Pro - OZ Minerals and Minotaur are negotiating a restructure of the Eloise joint venture (JV) as the companies prepare for a fresh round of drilling at the Jericho copper-gold discovery near Cloncurry, Queensland.

Mining News Pro - Wenco International Mining Systems will accelerate Hitachi Construction Machinery’s (HCM) autonomous mining plan for an interoperable ecosystem of partners that integrate their systems alongside existing mine infrastructure.

Mining News Pro - Underground vehicle specialist Aramine says it has signed a partnership agreement with Russia uranium producer, ARMZ, for the assembly of its L140B battery-powered miniLoader.

Mining News Pro - Sandvik says it will automate and digitalise Codelco’s underground copper operation at Chuquicamata, in Chile, creating one of the “most efficient and advanced underground mines in the world”.

Mining News Pro - Benchmark Metals (TSXV: BNCH) announced that on June 15, 2019, it will start a drilling program at the Lawyers gold-silver project located in British Columbia’s Toodoggone Mineral District.

Mining News Pro - Shares of Westhaven Ventures Inc. (TSX-V: WHN) took a hit on Monday morning, down over 12% at market open and at one point traded at a six-month low of C$0.60.

Mining News Pro - Following a decade of stagnation, will the change of government, combined with the recently launched National Mining Agency, and a rush for copper help overcome recent setbacks and kickstart a boom? Jon Hill, Vice President, Geology & Exploration at Jaguar Mining, explores the state of play of the industry in Brazil.

Mining News Pro - Bringing together product, technology and service experts from across the company, Komatsu announces the launch of its global Center of Excellence (CoE) for Autonomous Haulage Systems (AHS).

Mining News Pro - Bringing together product, technology and service experts from across the company, Komatsu announces the launch of its global Center of Excellence (CoE) for Autonomous Haulage Systems (AHS).

Mining News Pro - Komatsu and MineWare officially launched their first factory-fitted payload management system, Argus PLM, at the Bauma 2019 trade fair in Germany. Argus PLM drives whole-of-mine improvement by increasing loading tool productivity and efficiency, which ultimately lowers cost per tonne. Argus PLM is an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) version of the MineWare Argus monitoring system designed exclusively for the Komatsu range of hydraulic excavators.

Mining News Pro - Nouveau Monde Graphite has arranged a non-brokered private placement with Pallinghurst Graphite that will raise $10.3 million for continued work on the Matawinie graphite development project 150 km north of Montreal.

Mining News Pro - Mining software company Micromine has released the latest version of its field logging program, Geobank Mobile 2019.

Mining News Pro - Global mining simulation and training major Immersive Technologies has announced the winners of its Global Business Improvement Award 2018. This is the tenth year in which Immersive Technologies has recognised “the most outstanding real results achieved by mining companies utilising simulation as a key driver in the business improvement process.”

Mining News Pro - Non-profit organization Geoscience BC is planning a new airborne survey to help identify mineral potential on northern Vancouver Island, in the western Canadian province of British Columbia.

Mining News Pro - Liebherr is continuously improving its ultra-class mining trucks.

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