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January 24, 2018

Atlas Copco to acquire Australian Mining Service Business

Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, has agreed to acquire the assets of Hy-Performance Fluid Power Pty Ltd, an Australian service provider for mining and infrastruct...

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January 23, 2018

Pöyry awarded environmental Impact Assessment Assignment for Kafue Gorge Lower Hydropower Project in Zambia, Africa

Zesco has awarded Pöyry with an Environmental Impact Assessment assignment for the Kafue Gorge Lower (KGL) Hydropower Project (HPP) in Zambia.

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January 23, 2018

Bauer Resources GmbH joins Masdar Institute’s Sustainable Bioenergy Research Consortium as Tier-1 Partner

Bauer to bring in Engineering Expertise to support Scale-up of the Seawater Energy and Agriculture System

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Herrenknecht Borer secures Power Supply in West Africa

January 22, 2018

Herrenknecht Borer secures Power Supply in West Africa

In late July 2017, Coleman Microtunnelling, a subsidiary of Bothar Group Australia, successfully completed tunnelling for two power plant cooling water lines in Ghana with a Herrenknecht utility tunne...

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January 18, 2018

Fugro undertakes marine and land surveys for strategic UAE Hail and Ghasha Gas Development in the United Arab Emirates

Fugro has commenced a programme of geophysical and geotechnical surveys for Artelia, Abu Dhabi as part of the Hail and Ghasha development, a landmark project by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADN...

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January 16, 2018

USA: New Anacostia River Tunnel Project Video

A new video on the Anacostia River Tunnel was published. This project is being carried out in Washington DC, in the United States and represents one of the Group's main works to support clients that w...

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January 16, 2018

Keliber's Lithium chemical Plant will be located in Kokkola in Finland

Keliber has decided to locate the lithium chemical plant in Kokkola Industrial Park (KIP) in Finland.

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January 12, 2018

LNG Exports break new Records, Coal delivered to the World

Statement by Ian Macfarlane, Chief Executive, Queensland Resources Council

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January 11, 2018

London Bridge Station opens

After high-intensity Christmas Engineering, London Bridge Station opens

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January 11, 2018

Cambodian Exploration Opportunity

Medusa Mining Limited (ASX: MML) (Medusa or the Company) announces that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with SEA Resources Pty Ltd, Sovann Resources Co., LTD (a related Cambodian ent...

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Remediation of the Kesslergrube Landfill in Germany: Bauer Umwelt starts regular Excavations

January 09, 2018

Remediation of the Kesslergrube Landfill in Germany: Bauer Umwelt starts regular Excavations

The remediation project on the former site of the Kesslergrube landfill (perimeter 1/3 northwest) began in late summer 2015. Roche Pharma AG commissioned Bauer Resources GmbH and Bauer Umwelt, which s...

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January 06, 2018

Parsons appoints new Vice President, Transport Division

Daniel Louis Joins Parsons as a Vice President, Transport Division

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January 06, 2018

Pöyry awarded Owner's Engineer Services Assignment for a large gas-fired combined Cycle Power Plant Project in Malaysia

Southern Power Generation Sdn Bhd has awarded Pöyry with an owner's engineer services assignment for a 1,440 MW combined cycle power plant in Johor, Malaysia. Southern Power Generation is a project co...

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New Routes to the Sinai – final Breakthrough in gigantic Road Tunnels at the Suez Canal

January 06, 2018

New Routes to the Sinai – final Breakthrough in gigantic Road Tunnels at the Suez Canal

On the Christmas weekend, Egyptian President H.E. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi rang in a new era for the Sinai Peninsula: on Saturday, December 23, 2017, S-960 (Ø 13,020 mm), the third of four Herrenknecht Mi...

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January 03, 2018

Fugro completes the deep Foundation Testing for signature Tower in Dubai

Fugro has played a key role in the ground engineering of the Dubai Creek Tower, a vast slender structure which will comprise a central concrete column supported by a network of steel cable stays.

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January 03, 2018

Balfour Beatty Joint Venture awarded Contract for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, has been awarded, in joint venture, the $1.08bn (c. £807m) Green Line Extension design and build contract by the Massachusetts Bay Transportatio...

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January 03, 2018

Fugro to play pivotal Role in Norway’s largest ever Highway Project

The largest road project in Norway’s history has seen Fugro win a second major contract from the Norwegian Public Roads Administration (NPRA).

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January 03, 2018

Eldorado Gold announced Update on its Board of Directors

Eldorado Gold Corporation ("Eldorado" or the "Company") announced a number of changes to its Board of Directors.

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January 02, 2018

Boliden has appointed new Director Investor Relations

Olof Grenmark has been appointed as Director Investor Relations for Boliden effective March 1st, 2018.

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January 02, 2018

Implenia and Risa AS win complex Infrastructure Job in Norway

Consortium to build dam and tunnel in Vest-Agder | Contract worth approximately NOK 600 million (CHF 70 million)

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December 27, 2017

Melbourne Metro Tunnel Project Contract Award announced

Coffey announced that Cross Yarra Partnership has signed a contract with Melbourne Metro Rail Authority to finance, design, construct and maintain the Tunnel and Stations Package for approximately 25 ...

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December 27, 2017

Fugro Shareholders adopt all Resolutions at EGM

At Fugro's extraordinary general meeting, the shareholders appointed Øystein Løseth as member of the Board of Management. He will join the Board on 1 January 2018. After a transition period he will su...

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December 27, 2017

Flatiron secures East Loop I-820 Project in Tarrant County, Texas

Flatiron Construction Corp. (FLATIRON), one of the largest infrastructure contractors in North America, announced that it has been awarded the contract by The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT...

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December 21, 2017

BAM in Joint Venture with NCC awarded major Swedish Tunnel Project

The Swedish Transport Administration (Trafikverket) has selected Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG – the German tunnelling specialist of Royal BAM Group nv –  in joint venture NCC (one of the leadin...

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December 21, 2017

SNC-Lavalin to form a Joint Venture with ABB

SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC) is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to form a joint venture with ABB for the delivery of substation projects globally at 66 kV AC and above.

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Hard Rock TBM »Ulrikke« takes Tunnelling in Norway to the next Level

December 20, 2017

Hard Rock TBM »Ulrikke« takes Tunnelling in Norway to the next Level

Whether it's a world record with the longest railway tunnel on earth at the Brenner or the epoch-making Gotthard project: the business of mechanized tunnel boring through hard rock is currently reachi...

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December 19, 2017

SNC-Lavalin and Saudi Aramco sign MoU supporting in-country Opportunities

SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) and Saudi Aramco today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (“MoU”) signalling SNC-Lavalin’s continued commitment to creating and accelerating opportunities for local workforces...

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December 19, 2017

Salini Impregilo Group wins Contracts in United States, Oman and United Arab Emirates

Salini Impregilo has won four contracts worth a combined $490 million in Oman, Abu Dhabi and the United States, highlighting the infrastructure group’s breadth and scale as well as its leadership in t...

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December 19, 2017

Cimic’s CPB Contractors wins Metro Tunnel Rail Works in Australia

Cimic Group company, CPB Contractors, as part of the Rail Systems Alliance (RSA), has been awarded works by the Victorian Government in support of the $11 billion Metro Tunnel Project, the state’s big...

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December 19, 2017

Cimic’s CPB Contractors to construct West Gate Tunnel in Australia

Cimic Group company, CPB Contractors, has achieved contractual close on Victoria’s multibillion dollar West Gate Tunnel.

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December 19, 2017

Cimic’s Sedgman wins Coal Contracts in Queensland

Cimic Group’s mineral processing company, Sedgman, has been awarded contracts by QCoal Group at the greenfield Byerwen Coal Mine in Central Queensland, with a combined revenue of almost $100 million. ...

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December 19, 2017

QRC welcomes the new Turnbull Team

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) looks forward to working constructively with the new Turnbull Government Ministry and Cabinet. The new Cabinet sees Queensland well represented with three champi...

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December 18, 2017

Sika commissions third Factory in Texas

With the opening of a new facility near Houston, Sika is further expanding its presence in the fast-growing US market.

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December 08, 2017

New Innovation Projects for DMT in the Raw Materials Sector

DMT receives funding for further development of the awarded innovation project from EIT RawMaterials

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GeoResources Journal 4-2017

December 04, 2017

GeoResources Journal 4-2017

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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December 04, 2017

Pöyry awarded basic Design Engineering Services Assignment for Beyhan II Dam and Hydroelectric Power Plant in Turkey

Kalehan Murat Enerji Üretim A.S. has awarded Pöyry with the basic design engineering services assignment for the Beyhan II Dam and Hydroelectric Power Plant (HPP) project in Turkey. The assignment inc...

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November 30, 2017

Indigenous Employment shines in Resources

Growth in Indigenous employment in the Queensland resources sector has outstripped growth across the total resources sector workforce, doubling in ten years.

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November 30, 2017

Grand Paris, a 500th Project for CBE Group

In the year of its 30th anniversary, French SME CBE Group has signed its 500th project, which will take place in France. At the beginning of the summer, CBE Group officialised its participation in the...

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November 29, 2017

Fischer Heavy Duty Fixings in the Guiyang Metro Line 1 in China

The Middle Kingdom has been investing intensively in its infrastructure for years. This includes the expansion of the rail network in many cities and in the countryside. The Fischer Group of Companies...

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November 28, 2017

New Hatch Office opens in Melbourne

The opening of a new office on October 25, 2017, signaled Hatch’s official entry into Melbourne’s engineering and project delivery community. This was followed by a chic event at Eureka 89 that was at...

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November 28, 2017

Salini Impregilo wins ITA Award for its Tunneling Expertise in Anacostia River Tunnel Project, Washington D.C.

Salini Impregilo has won an award from the International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association (ITA-AITES), the leading international organization promoting the use of tunnels and underground s...

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November 27, 2017

Strabag to build further Akalla Tunnel Section for the Stockholm Motorway Ring

Part of largest Swedish road construction and tunnelling project, Stockholm Bypass Contract value of about €45 million Order includes the construction of two parallel tunnel bores with a total len...

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November 24, 2017

Senior and emerging Talent excel for Fugro at prestigious Drilling Awards

The accomplishments of Fugro drilling practitioners at different milestones in their career have been recognised at the British Drilling Association’s (BDA) annual awards.

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November 24, 2017

Pöyry awarded Site Supervision Services Assignment for the Rehabilitation of Highways A1 and A10 in Austria

Asfinag, the customer-financed, commercial operator and builder of motorways and expressways in Austria has awarded Pöyry an assignment for site supervision services for the rehabilitation of the A1 a...

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November 24, 2017

25th World Mining Congress in Kazakhstan - Call for Papers

The World Mining Congress (WMC) is a global mining industry event, which is held every three years, has been held once every 2-3 years since 1958 and brings together specialists and scientists from di...

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November 22, 2017

Bond Street Station in London reaches Milestone

Our team working on the £300m revamp of Bond Street Tube station reached a proud milestone on the morning of the 17 November, just in time for the Christmas shopping surge.

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November 22, 2017

Costain appointed new Member to Board

Costain has appointed Jacqueline de Rojas as a non-executive director. The appointment is with effect from 20 November 2017. Jacqueline is a leader in the UK technology sector and an experienced non-e...

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Bauer Group commissioned to expand the World’s biggest constructed Wetland Treatment Plant in Oman

November 21, 2017

Bauer Group commissioned to expand the World’s biggest constructed Wetland Treatment Plant in Oman

  In October 2017 the Bauer Group was awarded the contract to expand the world’s biggest industrial constructed wetland in the Sultanate of Oman on behalf of Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), the lea...

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November 21, 2017

Member of Endomine's Board resigns

Stefan Månsson has decided to resign from Endomines Board of Directors effective immediately.

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November 21, 2017

Employment grows as Resources deliver half a Trillion Dollars in eight Years

Queensland’s resources sector continues to drive jobs and investment with a $55.1 billion contribution to the state’s economy in 2016-17, which supported the equivalent of 282,633 full-time jobs.

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November 20, 2017

Geopier SRT Ground Improvement withstands Houston Flooding

The Geopier SRT Ground Improvement used to repair the Tynewood ditch at Memorial Drive in Texas withstands Houston Flooding

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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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