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July 01, 2016

Anglo American: Board Changes

Anglo American plc announces that Ray O’Rourke, a non-executive director, has notified the Board of his intention to step down after more than six years, in order to concentrate on his business comm...

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July 01, 2016

Petropavlovsk: Director Retirement and Board Committee Changes

The Board of Petropavlovsk PLC announces the following changes to the Board and its Board Committees: Sir Roderic Lyne retired as a Non-Executive Director of the Company following the conclusion ...

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June 30, 2016

The Robbins Company and Northern Heavy Industries (NHI) have agreed to a Merger Deal

An agreement between The Robbins Company and Northern Heavy Industries (NHI) Group was finalized on June 28, 2016 in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province.

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June 29, 2016

Continuation of cooperation with EBRD in improving investment climate in Serbia

Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic met today with members of the Board of Directors of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).

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June 29, 2016

African Copper Plc: Resignation of Director

African Copper Plc (BOTSWANA:AFRICAN COPPER) today announces that Bradley Kipp, Chief Financial Officer and Director of the Company, is resigning as Chief Financial Officer and from the Board to focus...

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June 29, 2016

Connemara Mining: Q4 2015 Results

Connemara Mining  announces its results for the year ending 31 December 2015.Following you will find the accompanying statement.

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June 29, 2016

Continental Gold Samples High-Grade Gold in Underground Development at Buriticá

Continental Gold Inc. (TSX:CNL; OTCQX:CGOOF) announce new high-grade channel sampling results from development cross-cuts and drifts from level 1B of the Yaraguá mine at the Company’s 100% owned Burit...

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June 28, 2016

Peter Söderman new Managing Director for LKAB Wassara

Peter Söderman has been appointed Managing Director for LKAB Wassara effective from September 1st. LKAB Wassara is a wholly owned subsidiary to LKAB that delivers the unique water powered drilling sys...

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June 28, 2016

Haulotte supports the Biggest Railway Projects in the Middle East

Haulotte supports the biggest railway projects in the Middle East. Recently around 150 units of Haulotte high booms supplied by Roots Group Arabia (RGA) are working onsite in the largest subway projec...

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June 28, 2016

K+S Potash Canada’s Project in Final Stretch

2016 is a big year for K+S Potash Canada (KSPC). The construction of the Legacy mine near Bethune, Sask., the biggest project currently under construction in Saskatchewan, is nearing completion. The w...

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June 28, 2016

GEA: Gas Jet Compressor Systems to increase the Rate of Yield of Natural Gas Fields

GEA designed, manufactured and delivered a gas jet compressor system for an offshore platform in the North Sea consisting of a jet pump (ejector) with a total length of about 4.5 m and silencers to re...

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June 28, 2016

LOESCHE establishs workshop to serve the Indian Power Industry

At the beginning of this year, Loesche Energy System Ltd, UK has created a subsidiary company and founded a workshop in India. The new LOESCHE Energy Systems India Private Ltd. (LESI) workshop has bee...

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June 28, 2016

Why Mining Stocks Are Rising post-Brexit

Miners followed gold Most mining companies reversed their 2015 losses during the first few months of 2016, posting substantial gains. The correlation between mining stocks and gold remains hi...

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June 27, 2016

KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. and China Minmetals Corporation have signed a framework agreement for the sale of copper cathodes from…

The estimated value of the agreement ranges from USD 1,178.11 b  to 2,827.57 b, depending upon on the level of the quantity option. The value of the agreement was estimated.

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June 27, 2016

Contract awarded to bring step-free Access to Maryland, Manor Park and Seven Kings Stations

Transport for London (TfL) has awarded a contract to deliver step-free access at three stations as part of major station improvements ahead of Elizabeth line services commencing in December 2018. Mar...

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June 27, 2016

Alacer Gold continues to de-risk Sulfide Project with Execution of Hedging Program

  Alacer Gold Corp. as previously announced the Corporation has been pursuing a hedging program for a portion of its oxide gold production as part of it's de-risking efforts. The Corporation has sold...

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June 23, 2016

Rio Tinto unveils new organisational Structure and Executive Team to drive Performance

Rio Tinto will strengthen its organisational structure to continue to drive performance under its new chief executive Jean-Sébastien Jacques. From 2 July 2016, Rio Tinto’s product group structure wil...

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June 23, 2016

OneSubsea Awarded Subsea Production Systems Contract for the Zohr Development, Offshore Egypt

FasTrac program for strategic gas development in Mediterranean region OneSubsea, a Schlumberger company, has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract totaling more tha...

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June 23, 2016

Sandvik and Chinese Mining Equipment Supplier form Joint Venture

Sandvik and Lingong Group Jinan Heavy Machinery Co., Ltd in Jinan, Shandong Province, China, have signed an agreement to form a joint venture, in which Sandvik has the majority share, for the producti...

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June 23, 2016

Bauer involved in constructing a Tunnel under the Suez Canal

The “New Suez Canal” was officially opened in August 2015 during a grand ceremony. The waterway, which has great significance for world trade, had been widened at certain points and expanded. It conne...

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June 23, 2016

SKF signs Maintenance Contract with the Antamina Copper Mine in Peru

SKF has secured a three-year contract with Compañia Minera Antamina S.A. (Antamina), to provide Proactive Reliability Maintenance services at the company’s open-pit copper mine in Peru.

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June 22, 2016

SSAB’s Rights Issue oversubscribed

  The preliminary result of SSAB AB’s rights issue, for which the subscription period ended on June 17, 2016, indicates that 472,855,180 class B shares, corresponding to approximately 98.4 per cent o...

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June 22, 2016

70 Years of Schaeffler: A global company that rose from a brilliant idea

With boldness, creativity, and foresight, the Schaeffler brothers’ road to entrepreneurial success began in Herzogenaurach in April 1946 and, together with their employees, they laid the foundation fo...

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June 22, 2016

TEREX announces Sale of German compact Construction Equipment Business to Yanmar Holdings co., ltd.

Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX) announced that it has agreed to sell its German compact construction business to Yanmar Holdings Co., Ltd. for cash proceeds of approximately $60 million.

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June 21, 2016

New Chairman of the DSI Group Board of Directors

DSI announces that Matthew Turner has agreed to assume the role of Chairman of DSI’s Board of Directors. He will succeed Michael Reich who, as previously announced, has taken up the role as CEO for th...

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Comprehensive Presentation of the Swiss Tunnel Firefighting Procedure in Road Tunnels

June 20, 2016

Comprehensive Presentation of the Swiss Tunnel Firefighting Procedure in Road Tunnels

International Fire Academy (CH) publishes the book „Firefighting Operations in Road Tunnels. Tactics – Techniques – Background“

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June 20, 2016

ArcelorMittal's Subsidiary Industeel Belgium successfully implements Upgrade of thick Slab Caster

Industeel, ArcelorMittal’s subsidiary specialized in the production of hot rolled steel plates, ingots and formed pieces, has successfully upgraded its thick slab caster in collaboration with Danieli....

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June 17, 2016

DMT explores Subsurface of Hong Kong

Innovative shuttle tools in action

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June 17, 2016

Intergeo – Conference Programme online

Internationality and expertise “The topics being covered are as diverse as the geo community itself,” says Professor Karl-Friedrich Thöne, President of the DVW, describing the Intergeo conference pro...

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June 17, 2016

Salini Impregilo’s led Consortium awarded Contract in Kuwait

The contract, part of the South Al Mutlaa Housing Project, has been awarded by Kuwait’s Public Authority for Housing Welfare and comprises the creation of a 12,000-hectare urban residential developmen...

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June 17, 2016

Gotthard Base Tunnel: Bauer Expertise for the longest and deepest Railway Tunnel in the World

In 2005, Bauer Spezialtiefbau Schweiz AG carried out the specialist foundation engineering works in Erstfeld for the ARGE VGE Lot 1

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Robbins achieves Tunneling Breakthrough in Bangalore in India

June 16, 2016

Robbins achieves Tunneling Breakthrough in Bangalore in India

Photo: (Left to Right) Lok Home, Robbins CEO, with BMRC Chief Engineer S.S. Hegaraddi. Robbins India Projects Manager Jim Clark, and Robbins India Managing Director Kapil Bhati. Robbins drives two...

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June 15, 2016

Parsons appoints VP and Global Business Development Manager

Parsons is pleased to announce that Ettore Morelli has rejoined the corporation as Vice President and Global Business Development Manager responsible for major pursuits, including complex bridge and t...

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June 15, 2016

Deutsche Bahn intensifies Cooperation with Railroad and Vehicle Manufacturers in China

On behalf of Deutsche Bahn AG, Dr. Rüdiger Grube signed agreements for high-speed traffic maintenance and for a regional transport project in Dalian during the Chancellor’s visit to China

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June 15, 2016

Hexagon Mining Customer Grupo Mexico honored for Shaping smart Change

Mining customer integrates Hexagon technologies to weather tough times

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June 15, 2016

Swedish Energy Agency supports carbon-dioxide-free ironmaking Project

The Swedish Energy Agency has decided to contribute SEK 6.7 million to support the pre-feasibility study in SSAB, LKAB and Vattenfall’s joint initiative for carbon-dioxide-free ironmaking.

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June 14, 2016

Top Safety Appointment for Costain's Technical Director

Bill Hewlett, Costain’s Technical Director, has been appointed Chairman of SCOSS, the Standing Committee on Structural Safety, which reviews and reports on issues that affect the safety of structures....

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June 14, 2016

Züblin awarded € 400 million contract in Chile

Züblin International, a subsidiary of publicly listed construction company STRABAG, has been awarded a € 400 million contract by Codelco, the world’s largest copper producer.

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June 13, 2016

Bartec appoints new CEO

Bartec Group, the leading industrial safety technology provider, has today appointed Dr Thomas Lützenrath as the Group’s new CEO.

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June 13, 2016

Appointment Director BAM Infra Energie & Water

The management of BAM Infra Nederland bv has appointed Mrs. Jolanda van Zanen as Director BAM Infra Energie & Water bv, effective from 1 July 2016. Jolanda van Zanen was Director Infra at energy c...

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June 13, 2016

Crossrail Chairman recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Crossrail chairman Terry Morgan CBE has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list for 2016 with the award of a Knighthood for services to UK infrastructure, skills and employment.Sir Terry ...

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June 12, 2016

Bechtel announces Executive Leadership Changes

Names new Vice-Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), and President & Chief Operating Officer (COO) Brendan Bechtel to become Fifth-Generation Family Member to lead the Company

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June 09, 2016

Tanlouka Gold Project in Burkina Faso: Diamond Drilling confirms 12m at 2.62g/t Au from 23m and 12m at 2.36g/t Au…

Gold developer West African Resources Limited (ASX, TSXV: WAF) is pleased to report diamond core twin holes confirm RC results from the M1 prospect, at its 100%-owned Tanlouka Gold Project, Burkina Fa...

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June 09, 2016

Aker Solutions Wins Order for Umbilicals at Egypt's Zohr Offshore Gas Field

The agreement with Petrobel in Egypt is worth more than NOK 1 billion and will be booked in the second quarter. It stipulates the delivery of 180 kilometers of steel tube umbilicals that will connect ...

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June 09, 2016

65th Edition of BP Statistical Review shows World shifting to lower-carbon Fuels

The 65th edition of the BP Statistical Review of World Energy, launched today, sets out energy data for 2015, revealing a year in which significant long-term trends in both the global demand and suppl...

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June 09, 2016

Avarone: Surface Layer of Moab Project Tests Positive for Lithium

Avarone Metals Inc. (CSE: AVM) (Frankfurt: W2U1; WKN: A14SVX) announce it has received chemical assay results from its Phase One surface sampling program on its 100% owned Moab Lithium Project in the ...

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June 09, 2016

Glencore sells additional Stake in Agricultural Products to British Columbia Investment Management Corporation

Glencore plc announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Canada Pension Plan Investment Board for the purchase by a wholly owned subsidiary of CPPIB of a 40% equity interest in Glenc...

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June 08, 2016

Jacobs wins EPCM Contract for Oyu Tolgoi Underground Project

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 ...

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June 07, 2016

Iron Ore hurtles back above $50 a Tonne

The iron ore price leapt back above the $50 a tonne level on Friday, recording the largest one day percentage gains seen in months.

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June 07, 2016

Resources punching above their Weight

It comes as no surprise today that Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has announced a $2.7 billion royalty write-down ahead of next week’s budget, despite record-level coal exports and a strong ramp in ...

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June 07, 2016

Sika opens second Factory in Thailand

Sika is expanding its supply chain footprint in Thailand by inaugurating a mortars and concrete admixtures plant. The new facility in Saraburi, 100 km North of Bangkok, is the Group's second in the co...

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June 06, 2016

Alacer Gold announces Appointment of Chief Operation Officer

Alacer Gold Corp. ("Alacer" or the "Corporation") [TSX: ASR and ASX: AQG] announced the appointment of Stewart Beckman as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Beckman joins Alacer with over 25 years in senior...

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Anniversary IFAT sets new Benchmark

June 06, 2016

Anniversary IFAT sets new Benchmark

Photo: Messe München 3,097 exhibitors from 59 countries Approx. 138,000 visitors from over 170 nations Further rise in international exhibitors and visitors

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June 06, 2016

Strabag plays leading Role in the Refinancing of Irish N17 N18 PPP-Project

Public-private partnership project with a total private sector investment value of about € 400 million Strabag's stake in the concession company 10 % Strabag's stake in the construction consorti...

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June 06, 2016

Topcon and Bentley Systems announce Integration between Magnet 4.0 and ProjectWise

Creating bi-directional design through construction workflows

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June 02, 2016

Registration now open for Trimble Dimensions 2016 User Conference

Three-day, action-packed conference designed for Trimble Users to learn, collaborate and network with peers

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June 02, 2016

Fugro to play Key Role in Norway's coastal Highway Improvement Programme

The Norwegian Public Roads Administration (NPRA) has awarded Fugro a contract worth 111 million NOK for environmental measurements in connection with the planned Coastal Highway (Route E39) that will ...

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June 02, 2016

Orica Board Appointment

Orica (ASX: ORI) Chairman Mr Malcolm Broomhead today announced the appointment to the Board of Ms Karen Moses, effective 1 July 2016.

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June 01, 2016

Everything ready for the Opening of the Gotthard Base Tunnel

With the gathering this morning of the one thousand randomly selected representatives of the public for the first trips through the Gotthard Base Tunnel (GBT), the opening festivities for the world's ...

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June 01, 2016

Boyd Ramsey awarded IGS North America Chapter Service Award

Congratulations to Boyd Ramsey, Technical Director Asia-Pacific. Boyd was awarded the IGS Chapter Service Award North America for outstanding leadership efforts and energy as Chair for the  "Educate t...

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June 01, 2016

BAM Nuttall appoints Head of Innovation

Colin Evison has been appointed the first Head of Innovation at BAM Nuttall

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June 01, 2016

Silver Standard completes Acquisition of Claude Resources

Silver Standard Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:SSRI)(TSX:SSO) ("Silver Standard") and Claude Resources Inc. (TSX:CRJ) ("Claude Resources") announce that Silver Standard's acquisition of Claude Resources is co...

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June 01, 2016

Flood Protection: Two further Contract Successes for BAM Nuttall Mott MacDonald JV in UK

Following on from contract awards including Leeds and Great Yarmouth the BAM Nuttall Mott MacDonald (BMM) JV has now picked up two further contracts through the WEM (Water and Environment Management) ...

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May 31, 2016

Femern A/S signs conditional Contracts with the Contractor Consortia for the four main Tunnel Contracts

Following the information on 12 May 2016, it can now be announced that on 30 May 2016, Femern A/S signed contracts with the selected contractor consortia for the four main tunnel construction contract...

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May 30, 2016

Environmental Technology Trade Fair IFAT gets off to a very successful Start

A glamorous evening comes to an end: Europe's most important environmental and business awards were presented in the run-up to IFAT, which takes place at the Messe München trade-fair center from May 3...

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May 30, 2016

Indigenous Jobs in Resources on the Rise

Despite 23,000 resources jobs lost in Queensland during the downturn, new data reports a 20 percent increase in the number of Indigenous employed in the sector last year. The Queensland Resources Coun...

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May 30, 2016

State Aid: European Commission clears Closure of lignite-fired Power Plants in Germany

The European Commission has found German plans to grant €1.6 billion public financing for mothballing and subsequently closing eight lignite-fired power plants to be in line with EU state aid rules.

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May 28, 2016

Eldorado Gold announces Election of Directors in the Annual General Meeting

ldorado Gold Corporation ("Eldorado" "the Company" or "We"), in accordance with Toronto Stock Exchange requirements, announced the voting results for the election of its Board of Directors at the Comp...

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May 28, 2016

End to Sand Mining makes it Trifecta of Pain for Resources

Statement by QRC Chief Executive Michael Roche  In passing a government bill to end sand mining on North Stradbroke Island in 2019, the Queensland parliament has delivered a trifecta of pain for the ...

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May 27, 2016

Dragon Mining terminates the Agreement with Endomines

Endomines has been informed that Dragon terminates the existing agreement on processing flotation concentrate from Pampalo at the Dragon Mining Svartliden leaching plant. According to Dragon Mining th...

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Bauer Group: Underwater Concrete Base for Europe's deepest Parking Garage in Netherlands

May 27, 2016

Bauer Group: Underwater Concrete Base for Europe's deepest Parking Garage in Netherlands

Bauer Funderingstechniek B.V. constructed an underwater concrete base for Europe's deepest parking garage in leiden

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Yamal Megaproject in Russia: First Cargo of Oil shipped from Arctic Gate Offshore Terminal

May 27, 2016

Yamal Megaproject in Russia: First Cargo of Oil shipped from Arctic Gate Offshore Terminal

First cargo of Yamal oil shipped from Arctic Gate offshore terminal (Photo: Gazprom)An event marking the start of the year-round shipments of Yamal oil from the Arctic Gate (Vorota Arktiki), an Arct...

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May 27, 2016

Wintershall awards Service Contract for Maria Project in Norway to Halliburton

Contract covers drilling services for Wintershall’s exploration and development wells in Norway

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May 27, 2016

Strategic Focus and financial Targets introduced at Sandvik’s Capital Markets Day

At the Capital Markets Day in Sandviken, Sweden, Björn Rosengren, President and CEO and Tomas Eliasson, Executive Vice President and CFO of Sandvik, presented the fundamentals of Sandvik’s strategy.

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May 26, 2016

Coffey's Senior Principal Geotechnical Engineer and Co-authors win Australian Geomechanics Award

Senior Principal Geotechnical Engineer Geoff Cocks and co-authors have received the 2015 Australian Geomechanics Award.

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May 26, 2016

Parsons awarded environmental Operations, Maintenance, and Monitoring Services Contract

Parsons awarded a 5‑year contract to provide FMC Corporation with operations, maintenance, and monitoring (OM&M) services at nearly 2 dozen environmental remediation sites in 14 states. Parsons ha...

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May 24, 2016

Hatch recognized as top engineering Supplier for major Projects in Chile

The Chilean Ministry of Mining’s 5th annual ranking of all mining suppliers has named Hatch the top engineering supplier for major projects (CAPEX) in Chile. The awards are sponsored by the ministry a...

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May 24, 2016

Salini Impregilo wins new mega hydroelectric Project in Ethiopia

Salini Impregilo continues to be a partner in development for Ethiopia as it will build a new hydroelectric plant in the Koysha area. The new megaproject is worth €2.5 billion and will have an install...

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May 23, 2016

DMT joins United Nations Task Force for the Classification of nuclear Fuel Resources

In May 2016 the international technology service provider DMT officially became a member of the United Nations Task Force for the Application of the UN Resource Classification Code UNFC-2009 to Nuclea...

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Sandvik Construction: new QJ341+ Crusher

May 23, 2016

Sandvik Construction: new QJ341+ Crusher

Sandvik Construction Mobile Crushers and Screens will be introducing a new addition to the 341 jaw crusher range with the launch of the new QJ341+. This new model incorporates a double deck pre-scre...

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May 23, 2016

WSL: Dämme können schwindende Gletscher ersetzen

Stauseen könnten in Zukunft den Wassermangel lindern, der angesichts schwindender Gletscher im Sommer zu erwarten ist. Dies berichtet ein Forscherteam der Eidgenössischen Forschungsanstalt WSL, das di...

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Brenner Base Tunnel - „Multiservice Vehicle“ for TBM Supply

May 23, 2016

Brenner Base Tunnel - „Multiservice Vehicle“ for TBM Supply

An unusual vehicle, a sort of train on tires, has been shuttling back and forth through the Ahrental access tunnel. The so-called Multiservice Vehicle is responsible for supplying the tunnel boring ...

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May 23, 2016

Superior Industries doubles Size of Plant in Columbus, Nebraska After Expansion

Superior Industries, Inc., a U.S.-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, recently completed a major expansion at its manufacturing plant in Columbus, ...

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May 20, 2016

Isolux Corsan has won Delhi Metro Ventilation Project

The project will be implemented by the joint venture with Sterling and Wilson and includes design, installation and commissioning of environmental control and ventilation systems in six different metr...

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May 20, 2016

China Cosco Shipping and Deme Team up to develop Offshore Wind Energy in China

The Belgian dredging, environmental and marine engineering group Deme and China Cosco Shipping - the largest shipping company in the world – have formed a joint venture to develop offshore wind energy...

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