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SNC-Lavalin Awarded Engineering Contract For Operations Support Services By Emirates Global Aluminium

SOURCE: SNC-Lavalin | 04 February 2016

SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded an engineering services contract by Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) to provide operations support services to EGA’s two aluminium smelters in the United Arab Emirates – namely Emirates Aluminium (EMAL) and Dubai Aluminium (DUBAL) .

Rio Tinto Agrees Sale Of Mount Pleasant For US$224 Million Plus Royalties

SOURCE: Rio TInto | 27 January 2016

Rio Tinto has reached a binding agreement for the sale of its Mount Pleasant thermal coal assets to MACH Energy Australia Pty Ltd for US$224 million plus royalties1.

Areva Signed $300 Million In Uranium Enrichment Contracts In 2015

SOURCE: Areva | 19 January 2016

In 2015, AREVA was awarded several long-term contracts by four U.S. utilities for uranium enrichment services totaling more than $300 million.

CIMIC's Thiess Awarded $115 Million Dawson South Contract

SOURCE: Thiess | 24 December 2015

CIMIC Group’s global mining contractor, Thiess, has been awarded a contract with revenue of approximately $115 million to continue operating the Southern pits of the Dawson Coal Mine in Central Queensland, from 1 January 2016.

Novelis Sustainability Report Highlights Progress In Recycling And Water Conservation

SOURCE: Novelis | 22 December 2015

Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, published its 2015 sustainability report today, detailing significant progress toward increasing the use of recycled aluminum and using natural resources more efficiently.

CIMIC's Thiess Awarded $250 Million QCoal Northern Hub

SOURCE: Thiess | 21 December 2015

CIMIC Group’s global mining contractor, Thiess, has been awarded a contract with revenue of $250 million by QCoal Group to operate the QCoal Northern Hub mines near Collinsville, located in the Bowen Basin, Queensland.

Amec Foster Wheeler Awarded Petra Diamonds EPC Contract In South Africa

SOURCE: Amec Foster Wheeler | 18 December 2015

Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it has been awarded an Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) Contract for the Cullinan Mill Extension Project, near Pretoria, in South Africa.

CIMIC's Thiess Awarded $1.3 Billion Lake Vermont Extension

SOURCE: CIMIC | 11 December 2015

Jellinbah Group has awarded CIMIC Group’s global mining contractor, Thiess, a contract extension worth $1.3 billion in revenue to continue operations at Lake Vermont Coal Mine, near Dysart in Central Queensland.

Solvay Successfully Completes The Acquisition Of Cytec And Launches Integration Plans

SOURCE: Solvay | 09 December 2015

Solvay has successfully completed the acquisition of Cytec and will immediately begin the integration of Cytec's businesses to deliver cost synergies and capture significant business opportunities in advanced lightweighting materials for the aerospace and automotive industries and in specialty chemicals for mining.

CIMIC's Thiess Awarded Extension At Ukhaa Khudag (UHG) Coal Mine In Mongolia

SOURCE: Thiess | 08 December 2015

CIMIC Group’s global mining contractor, Thiess, has been awarded a four-year contract extension by Energy Resources LLC at the Ukhaa Khudag (UHG) coal mine, delivering up to $1 billion of revenue during the next seven years.