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November 16, 2017

SNC-Lavalin announces new global Structure

SNC-Lavalin is pleased to announce its new client-facing global structure, following the successful completion of the Atkins integration plan, effective January 1, 2018

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November 16, 2017

Climate Change Minister launches Powering Past Coal Alliance at COP23

Global alliance, launched by UK and Canada, to lead the rest of the world in committing to an end to the use of unabated coal power.

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November 16, 2017

The Mine of the Future

The mining industry is in a crisis. The failure to get the policy, legislative, administrative and operating environment right is being compounded by a recline in resource demand and resulting excess ...

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November 16, 2017

SMT Scharf and Breuer-Motoren forge strategic Partnership

SMT Scharf AG (Securities No. 575198, ISIN DE0005751986) has concluded a collaboration agreement with Breuer-Motoren GmbH & Co. KG. As part of the strategic partnership, SMT Scharf will in future ...

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November 15, 2017

Record-breaking year recognised at Fortescue AGM

A year of outstanding performance by Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) was recognised at the company’s Annual General Meeting in Perth.

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November 15, 2017

USGS assesses Uranium Potential in Southern High Plains

Forty million pounds of uranium resources could exist in parts of Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma

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November 14, 2017

Bauer AG remains on Course after the third Quarter

Total Group revenues rose by 22.0% to EUR 1,398.1 million; sales revenues increased by 27.5% to EUR 1,265.6 million Total Group revenues rose by 22.0% to EUR 1,398.1 million; sales revenues incre...

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Robust Robbins EPB completes third Bore for Chennai Metro Project in India

November 14, 2017

Robust Robbins EPB completes third Bore for Chennai Metro Project in India

  Expansive Metro Project Will Provide Transportation Within Rapidly Developing City

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November 13, 2017

Glencore completes Acquisition of voting Shares of Volcan Compañia Minera S.A.A.

Glencore refers to its announcement of 3 October 2017, in which it announced that it intended to make an offer to all of Volcan's shareholders via a public tender offer or oferta pública de adquisició...

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November 10, 2017

Sandvik completes the Mining Systems Divestment

Sandvik has in line with previous communication now completed the divestments of Mining Systems.

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November 10, 2017

Cimic's Thiess awarded Sangatta Expansion Contract

Cimic Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has been awarded a A$300 million contract by Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC) to expand operations at Sangatta coal mine in East Kalimantan, Indonesia.

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Bauer Indonesia executes Foundation Works for 266-meter Skyscraper in Jakarta

November 09, 2017

Bauer Indonesia executes Foundation Works for 266-meter Skyscraper in Jakarta

  Jakarta is the largest city in Southeast Asia with around ten million inhabitants. The impressive skyline of the Indonesian capital will soon have one more distinctive building – the Japanese compa...

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A 100th System for Robbins Continuous Conveyors

November 08, 2017

A 100th System for Robbins Continuous Conveyors

  Landmark Conveyor revs up Akron OCIT Muck Removal

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November 08, 2017

First Production from Dugald River in Queensland, Mine officially opened

First production of finished zinc concentrate left MMG Limited’s (MMG) Dugald River mine near Cloncurry in Queensland’s North West today.

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November 07, 2017

Arup provides Planning Services for the new Wesel bypass in Germany

Together with Bung Ingenieure, Arup will plan the new construction for the extension of Federal Highway 58n near the town of Wesel in the Lower Rhine area. The new section of the route is to be comple...

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November 07, 2017

Senior Management Changes at BAM Construct UK

Mr G. Cash, BA, RIBA will retire as chief executive of BAM Construct UK Ltd with effect from 1 January 2018. The Executive Board would like to thank Graham Cash for more than 31 years of loyal service...

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November 07, 2017

Bechtel selected to help radioactive Waste Cleanup at South Carolina Site

Joint venture will provide liquid waste services and close underground tanks

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November 06, 2017

Cimic appoints Chief Executive Officer and Deputy CEO, COO

Cimic Group announced the promotion of Michael Wright to Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, from Deputy Chief Executive Officer, and the appointment of Ignacio Segura as Deputy Chief Execu...

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November 06, 2017

Delivering Outstanding Infrastructure Projects in the Middle East

Parsons announces that the Dubai Water Canal project won the International Road Federation’s Global Roads Achievement Award (GRAA) under the Urban Planning and Mobility category.

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November 06, 2017

Nexans to power the World’s Largest Potash Mine

Nexans secures an eight-year contract to provide power cable and support services for the Mosaic K3 potash mine in Canada.

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November 04, 2017

Balfour Beatty completes Anchorsholme Flood Defence Scheme

The £27.1 million Anchorsholme scheme to reduce flood risk to 4,800 properties in Blackpool has been officially opened. The Blackpool Council scheme has been funded by the Environment Agency through g...

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November 04, 2017

Tunnel Construction complete on Scotland’s biggest Sewer

The construction phase of Scotland’s biggest waste water tunnel, which will help tackle flooding and improve river water quality in the Glasgow area, has been completed.

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GeoResources Journal 3-2017

November 02, 2017

GeoResources Journal 3-2017

GeoResources Journal for Resources, Mining, Tunnelling, Geotechnics and Equipment. We are pleased to present to you the current edition of the English Journal GeoResources. Here is the table of co...

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November 02, 2017

Perth: Salini Impregilo’s second TBM starts Work

Tunnel-boring machine Sandy began its journey from Forrestfield to Perth in the latest milestone of the AU$1.86-billion Forrestfield-Airport Link, Metronet project to extend the city’s rail service to...

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Explosion-proof Laser triangulation Sensor for large Diameter Pipeline Inspection and Measurement

November 02, 2017

Explosion-proof Laser triangulation Sensor for large Diameter Pipeline Inspection and Measurement

  Large diameter pipeline inspection and measurement: Custom designed explosion-proof laser triangulation sensor includes camera system

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November 01, 2017

Sandvik Materials Technology divests its Welding Wire Business

Sandvik Materials Technology has signed an agreement to divest the welding wire operations to ESAB, a global leader in the welding industry and part of Colfax Corporation. The agreement completes the ...

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November 01, 2017

New President for Sandvik Materials Technology

Sandvik has appointed Göran Björkman as new President of business area Sandvik Materials Technology and member of the Sandvik Group Executive Management Team. He succeeds Petra Einarsson who is leavin...

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November 01, 2017

Resources Sector calls for strong Voice from next Queensland Government

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) is calling on the next State Government to be a strong voice for the sector and the 309,500 full-time employees it supports. QRC Chief Executive Ian Macfarlane s...

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October 30, 2017

Prefeasibility Study substantiates profitable Rutile and Garnet Operation at Engebø

Nordic Mining ASA (“Nordic Mining”) has completed the prefeasibility study (“PFS”) for the Engebø rutile and garnet project (“the Project”). The study substantiates a profitable business case and supp...

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October 27, 2017

Statement by Queensland Resources Council Chief Executive on APLNG

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has welcomed the action by Australia Pacific LNG to supply a further 41 petajoules (PJ) of natural gas to the Australian domestic market.

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October 27, 2017

Cimic's Thiess awarded BMA Mining Service Contracts

Cimic Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has secured two contracts with a combined revenue of $440 million to provide mining services at BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance’s (BMA) Caval Ri...

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October 27, 2017

New Executive Vice President appointed to Pöyry's Group Executive Committee

Dorien Terpstra, 38, MSc in Strategy & Organization, has been appointed Executive Vice President, Head of Strategy and Transformation and member of the Group Executive Committee of Pöyry PLC as of...

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October 27, 2017

Change of Chief Financial Officer at Endomines

Marcus Ahlström will join Endomines AB (publ) from the beginning of January 2018 as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer.

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October 26, 2017

Bethune Potash Plant: The First Potash Ship Is on Its Way to Customers

On October 24, the first ship carrying potash fertilizers from the K+S Potash Canada’s (KSPC) Bethune mine (Saskatchewan, Canada) left it’s potash handling and storage facility at Pacific Coast Termin...

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October 24, 2017

Eldorado Gold provides an Update on Kisladag Operations in Turkey

Eldorado Gold ("Eldorado" or the "Company") provides an update on its 100% owned Kisladag gold mine in Turkey. Kisladag is a low-grade, bulk-tonnage, open pit operation that uses heap leach for gold r...

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October 24, 2017

Salini Impregilo wins ENR Award: Global Best Water Project Abu Hamour

Salini Impregilo won best global water project prize for its Abu Hamour tunnel built in Doha, Qatar. The recognition was awarded to the Group, a global leader in the water sector, from Engineering New...

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October 24, 2017

Boliden's CEO resigns for half Way through 2018

Lennart Evrell has decided to resign from the position as CEO for Boliden effective half way through 2018. The recruitment of his successor will begin immediately.

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October 23, 2017

Rema Tip Top announces new Director Global Belting Sales

Rema Tip Top is launching an international sales campaign with Bertrand Heckel as the Director Global Belting Sales

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Biomore presented Underground Installation of Pilot Plant in Rudna Mine

October 23, 2017

Biomore presented Underground Installation of Pilot Plant in Rudna Mine

  Concept tested at KGHM – Biomore project press conference at KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. in Lubin, Poland

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October 20, 2017

Akastor ASA: MHWirth awarded Contract for West White Rose Project

MHWirth AS, a company owned by Akastor ASA, has today received a contract from Wood Group Canada Inc for delivery of a drilling package, including equipment, engineering and services for the West Whit...

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October 18, 2017

Bilfinger extends comprehensive Framework Agreement with Statoil until 2031

Contract period of 13 years, total volume of about €400 million Order covers insulation, scaffolding, surface treatment and operational support services for offshore facilities Strong market pos...

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October 18, 2017

Inside Perth’s Tunnel in Australia

Australian newspaper The West Australian publishes the first images of the tunnel being excavated under the city of Perth as part of the Forrestfield-Airport Link project.

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October 17, 2017

Vinci Subsidiary wins a Contract to build an Oil Pipeline for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project (TMEP) in Canada

The project will be carried out in a joint venture with Canadian company Macro Enterprise Inc. Construction of an 85-km oil pipeline in British Columbia

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October 17, 2017

Partnership between Hatch and Shrader Engineering

Hatch Shrader: Partnership will push the Boundaries of Technology for critical Infrastructure

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October 17, 2017

Negotiations finalised: Stake in Rosneft held by Glencore-QIA Consortium

Glencore refers to the announcement on 8 September 2017 in which it announced that the Consortium had concluded an agreement with CEFC China Energy Company Limited (CEFC) for the disposal by the Conso...

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October 16, 2017

BAM wins Road Infrastructure Contract at global Trade Enabler DP World’s Flagship in Dubai

BAM International bv – the operating company of Royal BAM Group nv, active outside Europe – has been awarded a design and construct contract to build road infrastructure worth €14.5 million for global...

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October 16, 2017

Strabag SE celebrates 10 Years on the Stock Market

Strabag SE listed on Vienna Stock Exchange since 19 October 2007 Shares outperformed ATX benchmark index in 10-year comparison Shareholders have been paid the promised dividend every year

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October 14, 2017

Fugro boosts Offshore Wind Projects in Taiwan

Global experience at over 100 offshore wind farms has led to involvement for Fugro in the emerging offshore wind farm market in Taiwan.

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October 13, 2017

Regular Land Releases Feed Future Exploration Success in Queensland

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has welcomed the release of the Annual Exploration Program for 2017-18, which includes more than 19,000 square kilometres for gas, minerals and coal exploration....

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October 12, 2017

Continental acquired South African Tech Company to further develop its Services for the Conveyor Industry

Strengthen sensor expertise for permanent and predictive maintenance competence Basic foundation for offering new services to current and new customers Hardware and software knowhow for early de...

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October 07, 2017

39th Annual Short Course: Grouting Fundamentals and Current Practice

The Cockrell School of Engineering announces that the 39th Annual Short Course Grouting Fundamentals and Current Practice will be hosted a little bit earlier in 2018.

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October 06, 2017

Locomotives at Gazprom's Obskaya-Bovanenkovo Railroad to be fueled with LNG

Vyacheslav Tyurin, Director General of Gazpromtrans, and Mikhail Likhachev, Director General of Gazprom Gazomotornoye Toplivo, signed a Cooperation Agreement at the 7th St. Petersburg International Ga...

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October 06, 2017

Wintershall Norge announces Managing Director of its Norwegian Subsidiary

Wintershall announced Hugo Dijkgraaf as new Managing Director of its Norwegian subsidiary

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October 06, 2017

Atlas Copco collaborates with Saab and Combitech to develop safe Mining Digitalization Solutions

Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity, will collaborate with defense and security company Saab AB and its subsidiary Combitech AB to provide mining customers with solutions for a...

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October 06, 2017

Turquoise Hill hosts financial Community Visit to Oyu Tolgoi in Mongolia

Turquoise Hill Resources conducted a financial community mine site visit to Oyu Tolgoi on October 3-5, 2017. The Company hosted investors and analysts for a tour of the mine as well as presentations b...

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October 04, 2017

SNC-Lavalin awarded Contract by Acron Group Subsidiary Novgorodskiy GIAP for Engineering and Licensing Services at the Dorogobuzh Project in Russia

SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) announces that it has been awarded a contract by Novgorodskiy GIAP, a subsidiary of Acron Group, for the development of engineering design packages and licensing services for a ...

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October 04, 2017

Sandvik Service Agreement boosts Productivity in China

A Sandvik 365 service agreement has improved productivity at Kailin’s mining operations in Jinzhong, in southwest China.

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October 02, 2017

Huesker Group established Australian Subsidiary

Following the recent acquisition of NBW Mining (Aust) Pty Ltd, the Huesker Group established Huesker Australia Pty Ltd. Currently on a global expansion drive, Huesker Australia will better enable the ...

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October 02, 2017

Balfour Beatty’s A21 major Upgrade from Tonbridge to Pembury in UK officially open

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, has officially opened its major A21 upgrade project for Highways England.

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October 02, 2017

Coffey boosts the Melbourne geotechnical Team

Coffey boosts the Melbourne geotechnical team with the appointment of two Principals.

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Lovsuns EPB-TBMs for Metro Tunnels in Istanbul

September 28, 2017

Lovsuns EPB-TBMs for Metro Tunnels in Istanbul

  Huge Demand for TBM Tunneling in Turkey

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Loesche CCG Grinding Plant with modern vertical Roller Mill for Siam City Cement in Sri Lanka

September 28, 2017

Loesche CCG Grinding Plant with modern vertical Roller Mill for Siam City Cement in Sri Lanka

  First flexible CCG grinding plant (Compact Cement Grinding) in a jumbo design on the market.

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September 28, 2017

Skanska’s CEO to step down in 2018

Skanska’s President and CEO Johan Karlström has notified the Skanska AB Board of Directors that he wishes to step down. He will remain President and CEO until Skanska’s Annual General Meeting, April 1...

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September 28, 2017

Breaking through to speed Millions of Rail Journeys in Norway

After 21 months of tunneling through Norwegian rock, success was just 1.5 meters away, through a final rock face. On August 29, our Ulriken Tunnel team crossed that final distance and became stars, if...

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September 28, 2017

China’s Belt and Road Initiative, Episode two: A Vision encased in Steel

BHP’s diverse portfolio and long-term commitment to our relationships within Asia means we are well positioned to help make the promise of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) a reality.

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September 27, 2017

The Time is now for Digitalization: Equipment for the Mining and Construction Industries

Almost 200 Sandvik customers from around the world gathered in Tampere, Finland, to look at the emerging cutting-edge technologies coming to the mining industry.

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September 27, 2017

Natura Assessment related to Mining Operations of Keliber’s Lithium Project in Finland submitted to Authorities

Keliber Oy ("the Company") has submitted the Natura assessment related to the impact of the mining operations of the lithium project to the Natura area of Vionneva to the South Ostrobothnia ELY Center...

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September 27, 2017

DMT begins seismic Survey in the Netherlands

The Essen-based exploration and engineering company DMT was contracted by the Canadian oil and gas producer, Vermilion Energy Inc. to carry out a seismic exploration survey in the Netherlands. The fie...

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September 22, 2017

Uniper and Singapore’s Pavilion Gas sign LNG Deal

Uniper and Singapore’s Pavilion Gas sign LNG deal providing access to their assets in respective home markets: Deal will enhance flexibility within portfolios of both companies Uniper will benef...

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September 22, 2017

Eldorado Gold enters constructive Dialogue with Greek Government

Eldorado Gold Corporation ("Eldorado", "the Company" or "we") announced that it has entered into constructive dialogue with Greece's Ministry of Energy and Environment ("MoE") in respect to the develo...

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September 21, 2017

Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel plan to create new No. 2 in European Steel Market

Memorandum of understanding signed to combine European steel activities in 50/50 joint venture Positioning as strong quality and technology leader Annual synergies of €400 million to €600 millio...

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September 21, 2017

Sale of Brazilian Steel Mill CSA complete

The sale of the CSA Siderúrgica do Atlântico (CSA) steel mill in Brazil to the Latin American steelmaker Ternium is complete.

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September 20, 2017

Changes to the Board of Directors of Nordic Mining ASA

Tore Viana-Rønningen has given notice of his resignation from the Board of Directors of Nordic Mining ASA.

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September 19, 2017

Alberta Transportation awards Peace River Bridge Twinning Project in Alberta to Flatiron/Aecon Joint Venture

Flatiron Construction Corp. (FLATIRON) together with its joint venture partner, AECON, has been selected by Alberta Transportation to construct the Peace River Bridge structure and twinning Highway 2 ...

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September 19, 2017

Sustainable and reliable Hatch-designed Chaudière Dam in Canada officially opens

In 1998, Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) began the commissioning of physical investigative studies and engineering feasibility studies for the Big Chaudière Dam, one of the three d...

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Robbins Slurry TBM ramps up for Mumbai Metro Line 3

September 19, 2017

Robbins Slurry TBM ramps up for Mumbai Metro Line 3

  The first of two Slurry TBMs, a rebuilt 6.65 m (21.8 ft) diameter machine, passed its factory acceptance on September 4, 2017 in Singapore. The machine, fitted with a Robbins cutterhead and outer s...

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September 18, 2017

BHP celebrated two important Milestones for Olympic Dam in Australia

BHP celebrated two significant milestones at Olympic Dam with first ore from the high-grade underground expansion into the Southern Mining Area (SMA) and the first copper cathode produced from its hea...

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September 18, 2017

Crossrail: Elizabeth Line permanent Track Installation is complete

A significant milestone has been marked with the official completion of the permanent track for the Elizabeth line – London’s newest railway.

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September 18, 2017

New Zealand leads the World in zero Emission renewable Grid Electricity

New Zealand leads the world in zero emission renewable grid electricity now at 85%. With a nice balance between geothermal, hydroelectric, unusually continuous wind power and some solar, the country h...

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September 18, 2017

New Conveyor Components Territory Manager for Superior Industries in USA

Superior Industries Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, has hired Terry O’Hearn as its new conveyor components territory manager for t...

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September 14, 2017

Strabag Subsidiary awarded Tunnelling Contract in Singapore

Tunnelling works for sewerage system in Singapore Contract volume: € 309 million Construction time from March 2018 to September 2023

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