Canadian Mining Journal

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    TAILINGS: Inmarsat to monitor dams for Minas Gerais government

    June 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRAZIL – Inmarsat, a leading global supplier of mobile satellite communications, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Minas Gerais state government to explore the potential of internet of things (IoT) solutions for monitoring the integrity of mine tailings dams

  • WATER TREATMENT: BQE Water to supply first SART plant in China

    May 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHINA – BQE Water was awarded a contract to proceed with the implementation of a SART p lant at a gold metallurgical facility owned and operated by Shandong Zhongkuang Group located in eastern China. The contract was awarded following the

  • DREDGING: Precision technology available from Cable Arm

    May 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MICHIGAN – Cable Arm Inc. is a specialist manufacturer of dredging equipment, located in Trenton, Mich. The company’s premier product is a unique clamshell bucket, designed to dig up a layer of soil having constant thickness with each scoop. Conventional

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    LITHIUM: XPS, Frontier partner to pilot LiOH process

    April 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO –  Frontier Lithium Inc.  has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with XPS Expert Process Solutions (a Glencore company) and Dr. Ahmad Ghahreman, a Queen’s University professor,  to develop a process to refine spodumene concentrate into lithium hydroxide. The partnership

  • GOLD: 6TH Wave, CyPlus sign representation deal for gold extraction nanotechnology

    April 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – 6th Wave Innovations has signed sales and marketing agreement for its IXOS nanotech gold extraction resin with CyPlus GmbH of Germany. CyPlus will represent 6th Wave in Mexico, Europe, Turkey and Egypt. IXOS resin provides

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    TRADE SHOW: bauma 2019 attracts 620,000 visitors

    April 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MUNICH, Germany – bauma 2019 has come and gone attracting a record breaking 620,000 visitors from around the globe. They wore out their shoe leather going from one to another of the 3,700 exhibitors from 63 countries, the largest numbers

  • Feature

    Genomics applications to wastewater prove their worth

    April 1, 2019 by Virginia Heffernan

    Initiatives to replace chemicals with naturally occurring microbes in mine wastewater treatment are improving as researchers get a handle on how bugs thrive in situ. “Tailings and wastewater are biologically reactive because they contain a lot of materials and elements

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    DIAMONDS: Firm develops technique to detect rough and polished lab-grown yellow diamonds

    March 26, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    HONG KONG – A Hong Kong-based developer of tech systems for detecting lab-grown, imitation and treated diamonds has created a new device aimed at amplifying the range of detectable merchandise to include all rough and polished stones in the lower

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    EXPLORATION: Australian scientists developing tool capable of delving deeper into Earth’s rock layers

    March 20, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    WESTERN AUSTRALIA – Researchers at Australia’s Curtin University announced that they are working on a project to develop a new fingerprinting tool capable of delving deeper into the Earth’s rock layers. In a press release, the scientists said the mechanism promises

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    GOLD: Beauce using new geophysical technology to survey old placer mine

    March 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Beauce Gold Fields has told investors that it is presently conducting a high resolution mobile electromagnetic (TDEM) survey using a new Russian technology. The survey is examining the Rang St-Gustave Road in St-Simon-les-Mines, located in the Beauce

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    NEW TECHNOLOGY: ABB launches digital portfolio to create the world’s most efficient mines

    March 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWITZERLAND – With digitalization at its heart, ABB Ability MineOptimize connects all electrification, automation and digital offerings to optimize all stages in the lifecycle – from design and build to operation and service – of any open pit or underground mine and minerals

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    TECHNOLOGY: Norcat to expand underground centre

    March 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Norcat of Sudbury, Ont., has announced plans to expand its unique underground centre in Onaping. The company is the only innovation centre that owns and operates an underground mine designed to enable start-ups, small/medium enterprises, and international companies