Ukraine: Mammoet brings services closer with a new Ukraine office

Mammoet has strengthened its presence in Ukraine with the opening of a new office and yard in the country. Situated in the country’s capital of Kiev, the new office will...

New Zealand: OceanaGold resumes mining in New Zealand

OceanaGold Corp. (TSX, ASX: OGC) is resuming operations at the Macraes and Waihi mines in New Zealand after the government loosened its COVID-19 alert, the company announced Tuesday. Officials...

Saudi Arabia: Al-Khorayef allocates 54 mining reserve sites in bid to develop sector

The Minister of Industry and Mineral Resources Bandar Bin Ibrahim Al-Khorayef has issued 7 decisions related to the largest allocation process for mining reserve sites in the Kingdom, including...

China: China’s Coal Miners Call for 10% Production Cut Amid Supply Glut

A dozen Chinese anthracite coal miners have called on the industry to slash production by 10% from current levels amid weak demand caused by the coronavirus outbreak. While anthracite coal...

University of Exeter spin-out company secures investment for sustainable mining

A spin-out company focussed on driving environmental sustainability in the mining and raw materials sector, founded by experts from the University of Exeter, has secured investment to help...

ICMM poses stricter membership conditions

The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) has enhanced its membership requirements to include validation that the operational performance of its members is in line with expectation. This takes...

India: Govt plans big push to pvt coal mining, underground coal gasification, CBM

The government is planning to give a big push to private sector mining of coal, underground coal gasification and coal bed methane as it spent most of 2019 laying...

ABB maps out path to mine electrification

All-electric mines don’t seem so far-fetched when the environmental pressures being faced by the mining industry are considered. A negative public perception towards the mining sector can in part be...

Metro Mining to hit upper end guidance

Metro Mining is on track to achieve its production guidance at the Bauxite Hills project in far north Queensland this year. The company shipped 463,000 wet metric tonnes and produced...