Earlier this week, De Beers and Mountain Province Diamonds announced the Gahcho Kué processing plant has been commissioned and is producing first diamonds from the Canadian mine—the largest new mine currently under development in the world.
Hatch Congratulates De Beers And Mountain Province Diamonds On First Diamonds At Gahcho Kué Mine
Hatch - 04 August 2016
Anglo American announces the commissioning of De Beers' Gahcho Kué diamond mine in the Northwest Territories of Canada. Gahcho Kué - the world's largest new diamond mine - is expected to ramp up to reach full commercial production in Q1 2017, producing an average of 4.5 million carats per year over its anticipated 13-year life.
Anglo American Announces Commissioning Of De Beers' Gahcho Kué Mine
Anglo American - 02 August 2016
Robert Friedland, Executive Chairman of Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN), and Lars-Eric Johansson, Chief Executive Officer, today announced initial metallurgical test results from a sample of drill core from ongoing exploration in the Kakula Discovery zone, in a southerly portion of the Kamoa Copper Project.
Excellent Copper Recoveries And Concentrate Grades Confirmed By Preliminary Metallurgical Tests Of Drill Core From Kakula Discovery At The Kamoa Project In D.R. Congo
Ivanhoe Mines - 04 July 2016
ABB has successfully implemented its Intelligent Mining Solutions (IMS) software, MineMarket and CCLAS laboratory information management system at Minera Frisco mining company in Mexico, offering end-to-end operational visibility to enable better decision-making and continuous improvement.
ABB Software Solution To Enhance Efficiency Of Mexican Mining Company
ABB - 21 June 2016
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today it signed a contract with Oyu Tolgoi LLC to provide engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the next stage in the development of the Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia, the Oyu Tolgoi Underground Project.
Jacobs Wins EPCM Contract For Oyu Tolgoi Underground Project
Jacobs - 07 June 2016
Rio Tinto and its partners, the Government of Mongolia and Turquoise Hill Resources, have approved the next stage in the development of the world-class Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia. The development of the underground mine will start in mid-2016 following the approval of a $5.3 billion investment by the partners and the recent granting of all necessary permits.
Rio Tinto Approves Development Of Oyu Tolgoi Underground Mine
Rio Tinto - 05 May 2016
Bechtel, a global leader in engineering, procurement and construction, has been selected by Aluminium Bahrain, B.S.C. (Alba) as tne EPCM contractor for the sixth potline for their Alba aluminium smelter in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Upon completion, Alba will become the world’s largest single-site aluminium smelter.
Bechtel Selected By Aluminium Bahrain For Major Project
Bechtel - 19 April 2016
CIMIC Group’s global mining contractor, Thiess, has been awarded a three-year contract extension by PT Sinarabadi and PT Firman Ketaun Perkasa (members of the Bayan Group) to continue operations at Melak Coal Mine, in East Kalimantan, Indonesia.
CIMIC's Thiess Awarded $A180M Three Year Melak Extension
Thiess - 15 April 2016
SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract by Sociedad Minera de Santander S.A.S (Minesa), a subsidiary of Mubadala Development Company PJSC, to provide a Pre-Feasibility study for the Soto Norte project, a new greenfield gold mine and processing facility located in Colombia.
SNC-Lavalin Awarded Study Contract By Sociedad Minera De Santander S.A.S. For Soto Norte Project In Colombia
SNC-Lavalin - 11 April 2016
Due to the pressures still facing the mining industry to reduce operating costs and enhance productivity, thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions and Siemens have decided to prolong their successful collaboration in the mining sector for another five years.
Thyssenkrupp And Siemens Extend Cooperation Agreement
Siemens - 22 February 2016