Keyword: "cement"

Mining News Pro - The second largest coal operator in the nation announced last week it will aggressively scale back production of thermal coal in Wyoming and rapidly transition to steel production in other parts of the country.

Mining News Pro - BHP has awarded local construction materials manufacturer Adbri a four-year contract extension at the Olympic Dam mine in South Australia.

Mining News Pro - Fortescue Metals Group is the only Australian company to be recognised among Parity.org‘s list of Best Companies for Women to Advance this year.

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 - Vertical and horizontal displacement is continuing at the Nchanga Open Pit Cut 2 in Chingola in Zambia, where geo-technical assessments point to an imminent collapse of a portion of the openpit – but the anticipated slough had not happened by late Sunday when Mining Weekly spoke by phone to Konkola Copper Mines CEO Chris Sheppard.

Mining News Pro - Vertical and horizontal displacement is continuing at the Nchanga Open Pit Cut 2 in Chingola in Zambia, where geo-technical assessments point to an imminent collapse of a portion of the openpit – but the anticipated slough had not happened by late Sunday when Mining Weekly spoke by phone to Konkola Copper Mines CEO Chris Sheppard.

Mining News Pro - The Swedish Transport Association (ST) has arranged with Cementa for the supply of ‘climate-enhanced’ cement for the completion of an expansion of the Malmö – Lund Southern Main Line between Arlöv and Lund, including an underground section and three new stations.

Mining News Pro - Urban housing could be a laggard and government spending on infrastructure and allied activities could remain muted in this fiscal year

Mining News Pro - Platinum Group Metals (PTM) has closed a previously announced nonbrokered private placement of common shares at a price of $1.40 each, with an aggregate of 1.22-million common shares subscribed for and issued, resulting in gross proceeds of $1.71-million.

Mining News Pro - UltraTech Cement has cuts its capital expenditure budget to around US$130m due to the coronavirus pandemic. Work on its 2.2Mt/yr Cuttack grinding unit, which was scheduled for commissioning in March 2021, has been slowed down.

Mining News Pro - Newcrest Mining has completed its share purchase plan to raise $200 million, following a $1 billion placement to institutional investors in April.

Mining News Pro - After the demand disruption caused by the nation-wide lockdown, there has been a recovery in demand in the rural areas, primarily driven by pre-monsoon work.

Mining News Pro - Sharp rise in prices of cement and steel has caused concern among the real estate promoters and those constructing individual houses in the city.

Mining News Pro - Uzbekistan resumed import of cement in accordance with the resolution of the government of May 22.

Mining News Pro - Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC), Africa’s biggest cement maker, lost 95 percent of its South African sales in April over the same month a year before due to the lockdown, the group said in an update on Thursday.

Mining News Pro - Up to 400,000 tonnes a year of carbon dioxide could be captured and stored at what is set to become the world’s first full-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) facility for cement production following a recent safety and quality certification of the proposed plant in Norway.

Mining News Pro - The coronavirus pandemic has dented the prospects of the Indian cement sector. Besides materially dragging the sector’s improving utilisation curve, the virus outbreak has also pushed ahead the emerging pricing power of companies in north and central India by at least two years.

Mining News Pro - Gold miner Newcrest Mining has successfully completed a A$1-billion fully underwritten institutional placement, with some 39.1-million shares placed at a price of A$25.6 a share.

Mining News Pro - Ambuja Cements plans to start manufacturing in phases at its plants across India from April 20 and is seeking approval from the relevant government authorities.

Mining News Pro - Less than a month after National Bank Financial said it was terminating a $75 million bought-deal financing deal with SilverCrest Metals due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the mining company says it will raise the same amount of money and possibly more through a non-brokered private placement.