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March 29, 2017

Fogtec Part of Tunnel Safety Project TUSI in Austria

Fogtec is part of a research project which is supported by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy.

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March 29, 2017

Gazprom and BASF address joint Hydrocarbon Production Projects in Russia

A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Kurt Bock, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF, took place at the Gazprom headquarters. The ...

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March 29, 2017

Acciona to expand and upgrade Road linking Panama Canal to Panama City

The section of the Pan-American Highway between the Bridge of the Americas and Arraiján has a budget of 310 million euros

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March 28, 2017

AIMS - Aachen International Mining Symposia: Mining in Europe - last Early Bird Opportunity

In three days the Abstract submission and the Early Bird Conference registration windows of the MINING IN EUROPE (7-8 June 2017, PPS Lecture Hall Building, Aachen, Germany) are about to close (by 1st ...

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March 28, 2017

Fugro hunts for more Hydrocarbon Seeps in US Gulf of Mexico

In collaboration with multi-client geoscience data company, TGS, Fugro continues to map the seafloor in the Gulf of Mexico to pull together a complete picture of geological features, including hydroca...

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March 28, 2017

Bechtel Executive honored with prestigious Black Women in Business Award

Charlene Wheeless recognized for professional achievements and contributions to the community by The Network Journal

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March 28, 2017

Geotechnical Engineering Services for Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway in Australia

Coffey has been selected by Fulton Hogan Seymour Whyte Joint Venture (FHSW JV) as the provider for the primary geotechnical testing package on the Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Mo...

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March 27, 2017

Silver Standard appoints new Chairman of the Board

Silver Standard Resources Inc. (NASDAQ: SSRI) (TSX: SSO) ("Silver Standard" or the "Company") announces that Peter Tomsett will not stand for re-election to the Board of Directors at the Company's 201...

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March 27, 2017

Inauguration of South Europe Atlantic SEA Tours-Bordeaux high Speed Line in France

The South Europe Atlantic (SEA) Tours-Bordeaux high speed line was inaugurated in France in the presence of French President, François Hollande, last month.

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March 27, 2017

Japan to diversify LNG Imports

According to recent reports, America is on track to become one of the biggest exporters of LNG, joining the ranks of Australia and Qatar in LNG shipping. Figures show that United States has approximat...

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March 27, 2017

Ms. Saila Miettinen-Lähde appointed as CEO of Endomines AB

Endomines announces the appointment of Ms. Saila Miettinen-Lähde, born 1962, as the new Chief Executive Officer of Endomines AB. Saila is an experienced leader with extensive experience including post...

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March 24, 2017

Parsons announces new Vice President and Rail Systems Lead for New York and New Jersey

Parsons announces that David Strong has joined the corporation as Vice President and Rail Systems Lead for the New York and New Jersey region. In this role, Mr. Strong focuses on the current and futur...

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March 24, 2017

Fatality at Philippines Co-O Underground Mine

Medusa Mining Limited (“Medusa” or the “Company”), through its Philippines operating company Philsaga Mining Corporation regrets to inform that a fatal accident has occured at its Co-O underground min...

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March 23, 2017

Deutsche Bahn firmly back in the Black

Record long distance passenger numbers • EBIT up 10.6% to EUR 1.95 billion • New record in train path kilometers on the German rail network • Further growth at DB Arriva and DB Schenker

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March 23, 2017

Cimic's UGL awarded Woodleigh Waterworks Upgrade project in Singapore

Cimic Group company, UGL, has been awarded the contract for the process upgrade and equipment replacement project at the Woodleigh Waterworks by PUB, Singapore’s national water agency.

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March 23, 2017

Industry concerned over Coal Workers’ Pneumoconiosis Committee Changes

The Queensland Resources Council is extremely concerned to see the broadening of the work of the select committee into Coal Workers’ Pneumoconiosis (CWP) before the first inquiry has been finalised. Q...

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Tunnel Breakthrough in the Heart of the German Capital

March 22, 2017

Tunnel Breakthrough in the Heart of the German Capital

  Implenia connects Berlin’s new U5 tunnel to the existing underground station at the Brandenburg Gate.

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GSE Environmental introduces the next Generation of Capping Systems

March 22, 2017

GSE Environmental introduces the next Generation of Capping Systems

GSE Environmental, a leading global manufacturer and marketer of geosynthetic products and solutions, announces the launch of GSE LiteEarth, a patented synthetic grass capping system developed for lon...

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March 22, 2017

Implenia's 2017 Annual General Meeting: Shareholders approve all Proposals and Dividend raised

Implenia Ltd.’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders has approved all of the Board of Directors’ proposals. Among other things, shareholders approved payment of an ordinary dividend of CHF 2.00 per ...

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March 21, 2017

Femern A/S signs Contracts with Engineering Consultants

Femern A/S has today signed contracts with Ramboll-Arup-TEC JV for the supply of client consultancy services in the technical area and with ÅF – Hansen & Henneberg for the supply of in-house consu...

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March 21, 2017

Sika awarded for its Approach to young Generations by the Technical University of Madrid

Sika has received the "Research Cooperation Prize" from the Technical University of Madrid for its socio-economic impact and relations with the university. The accolade recognizes the company's commit...

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March 21, 2017

Shell set to inject new Gas into east Coast Market in Australia

The Queensland Resources Council welcomes the announcement of ‘Project Ruby,’ the Shell Australia/QGC joint venture, that will employ hundreds of people, and inject new gas supply into the east coast ...

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Glenwood Pit serves as proving Ground for new Superior Products

March 20, 2017

Glenwood Pit serves as proving Ground for new Superior Products

  Situated right outside of Glenwood, MN, 36 miles away from Hancock Concrete’s headquarters, the Glenwood Pit is the source of rock product for the company’s concrete production. Hancock Concrete, w...

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March 20, 2017

Loesche receives Order of five large vertical Roller Mills on the Algerian Cement Market

Loesche has been able to sell five large vertical roller mills to the emerging cement market in Algeria. The local building sector in Algeria is one of the drivers of increasing cement demand, which n...

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March 20, 2017

Sharp Rise in natural Disaster Losses – Measures to enhance Resilience can cushion Losses

Overall losses from natural disasters increased significantly in 2016. At US$ 175bn, they were at their highest level for four years. Against this background, the latest issue of Topics Geo magazine t...

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March 20, 2017

Launch of Intergeo 2017: Topics that get the geo-IT sector noticed

3, 2, 1 and lift-off. The 2017 Intergeo season is underway, with a programme fully reflecting its long-standing key focus – “Knowledge and action for planet Earth”. Once again in 2017, the leading int...

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March 17, 2017

The Rapid Excavation and Tunneling Conference RETC returns in 2017 to San Diego

The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) is hosting RETC at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, CA, June 4 – 7. Held every other year, RETC is the only conference dedicated to t...

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March 17, 2017

Salini Impregilo wins Dubai urban Development Contract

Salini Impregilo has signed a $435-million contract with Meydan Group LLC to build the Meydan One Mall in Dubai, UAE.

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March 17, 2017

Abrasion-resistant Duroxite Overlay Products can mean significant Savings for the Customer

Duroxite overlay products are abrasion-resistant materials deposited on top of mild steel or Hardox wear plate to create an extremely wear-resistant compound material. Duroxite overlay products can ad...

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March 17, 2017

Fugro’s McMann takes up Role on British Drilling Association’s Head Committee

Paul McMann of Fugro has been appointed to serve as a member of the management committee of the British Drilling Association (BDA).

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First Use in Toronto: Bauer BG 46 demonstrates top Performance

March 16, 2017

First Use in Toronto: Bauer BG 46 demonstrates top Performance

The Canadian Bauer Maschinen client Deep Foundations Contractors Inc. is carrying out the foundation work for the Parkside Square project in Toronto and in order to install the 28 m deep secant pile w...

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Robbins Single Shield to repair a Part of World’s Longest Tunnel below the Hudson River in the USA

March 16, 2017

Robbins Single Shield to repair a Part of World’s Longest Tunnel below the Hudson River in the USA

  Robbins has completed the manufacture and testing of a unique tunnel boring machine that will be used to repair the longest continuous tunnel in the world. The TBM will be used to overhaul a sectio...

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March 14, 2017

Glencore Zinc Transaction with Trevali

  Glencore plc announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Trevali Mining Corporation, whereby Trevali will purchase Glencore's 80% interest in the Rosh Pinah mine in Namibia and 90...

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March 14, 2017

Implenia integrates Bilfinger Hochbau – Henceforth three business units in Germany and Austria

Bilfinger Hochbau’s activities have been part of Implenia since the beginning of March 2017. In future, the Group will be operating in its home markets of Germany and Austria through three business un...

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March 09, 2017

Pöyry presents on critical Success Factors for Tunnel-building

Marcel Winter, Managing Director, Pöyry Switzerland, delivered an inspiring keynote talk on the lessons learned from complex underground projects at this year’s Tunnel Design & Construction Summit...

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March 09, 2017

LNG still at the Forefront of Japan’s Energy Future

Mitsui & Co. sees LNG continuing to play a key role in supplying Japanese energy needs.

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March 08, 2017

New Life for Century Mine in Queensland

MMG Limited (MMG) entered into agreements with Century Mine Rehabilitation Project Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Century Bull Pty Ltd (Century Bull), to effect the transfer of the former Century zinc mine ...

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March 08, 2017

MMG Transfer focuses on Rehabilitation of Century Zinc Mine

Queensland Resources Council Chief Executive, Ian Macfarlane, applauded the decision by MMG to transfer its Century zinc mine in north west Queensland to Century Mine Rehabilitation Project Pty Ltd as...

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March 08, 2017

Brisbane Woman recognised for Climbing Heights of Resources Sector

A successful Everest climber, former Telstra Business Woman of the Year finalist, and 30-year resources sector veteran has been recognised by the sector for her outstanding achievements. Karen Alexand...

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March 08, 2017

Fugro’s strategic Role in the Zuidasdok Project in Amsterdam

Fugro will provide consultancy and site characterisation services for the Zuidasdok project in Amsterdam to the ZuidPlus partners Fluor, Heijmans and Hochtief.

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March 08, 2017

SMT Scharf Earnings up in FY 2016

SMT Scharf AG (WKN 575198, ISIN DE0005751986) improved its operating earnings by 8.7% to EUR 2.5 million in the fiscal year elapsed (2015: EUR 2.3 million). As expected at the start of 2016, revenue o...

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March 07, 2017

NEC4: The Next Generation of NEC Contracts will be available in June 2017

NEC4, the next evolution of the NEC suite of contracts, has been sculpted from 20 years of user feedback and will become available in June 2017 in a move to inspire and enable project collaboration ac...

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MTU moves into Excavator Market with Engines for JCB

March 07, 2017

MTU moves into Excavator Market with Engines for JCB

  For the first time, MTU will be supplying engines for use in excavators, having won an order from British construction equipment manufacturer JCB. MTU’s Series 1000 engines are compliant with EU-St...

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March 07, 2017

Parsons welcomes Vice President and Capture Manager Leader

Parsons announced that Larry Barfield has joined the corporation as Vice President and Capture Manager Leader for its Federal business unit. Federal, a primary business unit of Parsons Corporation, de...

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March 07, 2017

Gazprom announced Staff Appointments

Gazprom, Gazprom Export, and Gazprom Komplektatsiya announced staff appointments.

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March 07, 2017

Statement by QRC Chief Executive on FIFO Bill

Statement by QRC Chief Executive Ian Macfarlane on FIFO Bill:The Queensland Government’s Strong and Sustainable Resource Communities Bill parliamentary committee report has been released today.

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March 07, 2017

Trimble introduces the next Generation of Grade Control for Excavators and Dozers

Trimble Earthworks Grade Control Platform Transforms Machine Control with Integrated 3D Aftermarket Excavator Automatics

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March 03, 2017

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology and IBM to develop new Productivity and Maintenance Offerings to the Mining and Rock Excavation…

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology and IBM to develop new data driven productivity and predictive maintenance offerings to the mining and rock excavation industry A collaboration that will bring ...

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March 02, 2017

Salini Impregilo-Astaldi Consortium wins Lot in Naples-Bari high-speed Railway Project in Italy

A consortium comprising Salini Impregilo and Astaldi has won a contract worth €397 million for the design and construction of the Naples-Cancello section of the Naples-Bari high-speed railway line in ...

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March 02, 2017

Lane (Salini Impregilo) wins Contract in Virginia

The Lane Construction Corporation (Salini Impregilo Group) has won a $336-million design-build contract for the extension of the 395 Express Lanes in the U.S. state of Virginia. Preliminary work is ex...

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March 02, 2017

New Diamond Mine Gahcho Kué in commercial Production

Gahcho Kué, the world’s largest new diamond mine in the last 13 years, officially began commercial production today (2 March 2017).

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March 02, 2017

Wirtgen at the 2017 Symposium Mines Guinea Event

Wirtgen will be attending the 5th Symposium Mines Guinea event in the capital Conakry, showcasing the company as a reliable mining partner to trade visitors. With more than 30 years of experience in t...

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March 02, 2017

SMG 2017: Transforming Guinea’s Economy through Mining and Investment

Now in its 5th edition, Symposium Mines Guinea is firmly established as the largest mining event in West Africa and will take place from 09 – 11 May 2017, in Conakry, Republic of Guinea. Due to the im...

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March 01, 2017

Cameco receives 10-year Operating Licence for Port Hope Conversion Facility from CNSC

Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) has been granted a 10-year operating licence for its conversion facility in Port Hope, Ontario by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC). The new licence expires on...

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Bauer Renewables Ltd. involved in Foundation of Offshore Wind Farm off Scotland

March 01, 2017

Bauer Renewables Ltd. involved in Foundation of Offshore Wind Farm off Scotland

  In the long term, wind energy is the most important and economic renewable energy source in the field of electricity. Many offshore wind farms that are planned or currently under construction are l...

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February 28, 2017

Anglo American appoints Group General Counsel

Anglo American plc (“Anglo American”) announces the appointment of Richard Price as Group General Counsel and a member of Anglo American’s Group Management Committee, with effect 1 May 2017. Richard w...

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February 28, 2017

Turquoise Hill announces Retirement of CFO

Turquoise Hill Resources announced the retirement of the Company’s Chief Financial Officer Steeve Thibeault effective May 23, 2017. Turquoise Hill is in the process of initiating a search for Mr. Thib...

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February 27, 2017

SMT Scharf steps up its South American Sales

With the founding of a sales company in Chile, SMT Scharf AG is moving even closer to South American customers in the non-coal mining segment. The company's registration and launch will complete in Ma...

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February 27, 2017

Alacer Gold achieves Key Milestone for the Çöpler Sulfide Expansion Project in Turkey

Alacer Gold achieves Key Milestone for the Çöpler Sulfide Expansion Project with the Arrival of both Autovlaves at Çöpler

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February 27, 2017

Anglo American to appoint Nolitha Fakude to the Board

Anglo American plc (“Anglo American”) announces that Nolitha Fakude will join the Board as a non-executive director with effect from the conclusion of Anglo American’s Annual General Meeting on 24 Apr...

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February 24, 2017

Joint Venture of Vinci Construction with Spie batignolles wins Contract on Line 15 South of the Grand Paris Express Transport…

A 8.2 kilometres tunnel between Fort d’Issy-Vanves-Clamart and Villejuif Louis Aragon, 2 tunnel boring machines operating simultaneously, 5 stations, 8 shafts Contract value: €926 million pre-tax...

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February 24, 2017

New Head of Performance Chemicals at BASF

Anup Kothari, currently Senior Vice President, Performance Chemicals North America, will become President of BASF’s Performance Chemicals division, effective April 1, 2017.

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Continental signs collaborative Agreement with Caterpillar

February 22, 2017

Continental signs collaborative Agreement with Caterpillar

  Continental and Caterpillar Inc. have signed an agreement to equip Cat Off-Highway-Trucks (model series 770 to 775) with Continental RDT-Master tires in sizes 18.00R33, 21.00R33 and 24.00R35. The a...

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February 21, 2017

Salini Impregilo is 2nd amongst the preferred Companies for Science & Technology Graduates in Italy

For the second year in a row, Salini Impregilo ranks as one of the most attractive company on the market among the “Best Employer of Choice”, reaching the 2nd position in the list of Italian preferred...

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February 21, 2017

Queensland Company Senex eyes east Coast Gas Market

Queensland company Senex Energy Limited’s $50 million investment into the Western Surat Gas Project is a major step forward in the company’s work to develop more gas production for the east coast gas ...

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February 20, 2017

SMT Scharf reports better Profitability in 2016

The consolidated revenue of SMT Scharf AG (WKN 575198, ISIN DE0005751986) amounted to EUR 42.0 million in the 2016 fiscal year on the basis of preliminary IFRS results (2015: EUR 50.3 million). Operat...

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February 20, 2017

Implenia wins new Infrastructure Job in Sweden

Implenia wins new infrastructure job in Sweden – Contract for a further section of E4 the Stockholm bypass project | Joint Venture with Veidekke worth around SEK 740 Mio. (around CHF 80 Mio.)

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February 14, 2017

Glencore purchases Stakes in Mutanda and Katanga

Glencore has purchased from subsidiaries of Fleurette Properties Limited the Fleurette group's remaining 31% stake in Mutanda Mining Sarl and an approximate 10.25% stake in Katanga Mining Limited.

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February 14, 2017

QRC: Native Title and Energy require urgent Overhaul

Ian Macfarlane, Chief Executive of the Queensland Resources Council today unveiled the latest quarterly QRC Resources CEO sentiment survey during his speech at the Capricorn Enterprise lunch in Rockha...

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February 14, 2017

IAMGOLD: Drilling Results from the 2016 Exploration Program on the Saramacca Project, Suriname

IAMGOLD Corporation provided an update from its initial exploration program at the Saramacca project located 25 kilometres southwest of its Rosebel Gold Mine , in Suriname. The company is reporting fi...

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GeoResources Journal 1-2017

February 12, 2017

GeoResources Journal 1-2017

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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February 09, 2017

Cimic's Thiess delivers unique & innovative Mining Solution in Indonesia

Cimic Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has secured a new contract with client Cakrawala Langit Sejahtera (CLS) and a contract extension that continues building on Thiess’ partnership w...

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February 09, 2017

Rema Tip Top strives for strong Market Position in Brazil

Rema Tip Top, a globally operating system provider of services and products in the field of conveying and treatment technology as well as tyre repair, has acquired Norte Sul Serviços de Vulcanização (...

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February 09, 2017

Board Composition Proposal by Boliden’s Nomination Committee

Boliden’s Nomination Committee will propose to the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, to be held on 25 April 2017, that Pia Rudengren is elected as a new Member of the Board, and that current Boa...

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February 08, 2017

Superior announces new Crushing and Screening Dealer in Mexico

Superior Industries Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, has announced Construmac as a new dealer of Superior crushing and screening eq...

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Fugro’s below-ground Picture supports above-ground Operations at Aviation Museum in United Kingdom

February 08, 2017

Fugro’s below-ground Picture supports above-ground Operations at Aviation Museum in United Kingdom

  Fugro, a global leader in geoscientific surveys and data supported asset integrity from pre-construction through service life. The survey scope included electricity cables (high and low voltage), g...

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February 07, 2017

Pakistan Government chooses Fugro for extensive Minerals Exploration in Punjab

Fugro has been awarded a multi-million Euro contract for the exploration of minerals in Pakistan.

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February 07, 2017

Sacyr announces Changes in Executive Committee

At the meeting of the Company's Board of Directors, a resolution was passed to increase the number of members of the Executive Committee to five, and independent directors, Juan María Aguirre Gonzalo ...

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February 03, 2017

Salini Impregilo completes Line 3 Tunnel Excavation for Riyadh Metro Project

The tunnel excavation work along Line 3 of Riyadh Metro, the longest line of the massive project commissioned by the ArRiyadh Development Authority (ADA) and realized by Salini Impregilo, has been com...

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February 03, 2017

Sandvik AB - Nomination Proposal for Board of Directors for the 2017 Annual General Meeting

The Nomination Committee of Sandvik AB proposes the election of Marika Fredriksson as new Board member and the re-election of the Board members Jennifer Allerton, Claes Boustedt, Johan Karlström, Joha...

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February 02, 2017

Balfour Beatty secures Construction Contract for London residential Tower ‘The Madison’

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, has been awarded a £150 million contract by LBS Properties to deliver the main construction works of The Madison Tower in Canary Wharf, London. ...

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February 02, 2017

Celebration of World Wetlands Day on 2 February

Wetlands act as natural safeguards against disasters. They protect communities most at risk and vulnerable to the devastating effects of floods, droughts and storm surges. The frequency of natura...

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February 01, 2017

Jobs boost Bowen Basin in Queensland

The announcement by BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) of hundreds of jobs at two of its Bowen Basin mines is a welcome relief to regional Queenslanders.

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January 31, 2017

Cimic's CPB Contractors awarded NorthLink Stage 3 in Australia

Cimic Group company, CPB Contractors, has been selected by Main Roads Western Australia to deliver the northern section of NorthLink WA between Ellenbrook and Muchea.

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January 31, 2017

LKAB Minerals MagnaDense selected for Mexican Gas Pipeline

Sur De Texas-Tuxpan natural gas pipeline is an 800 kilometre project which begins offshore in the Gulf of Mexico, at the border near Brownsville, Texas and ends in Tuxpan, Mexico. Shawcor Ltd. wi...

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January 30, 2017

New Head of BASF Global Business Unit Oilfield and Mining Solutions

Damien Caby joined BASF effective January 1, 2017 as the new head of the Global Business Unit Oilfield and Mining Solutions.

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January 30, 2017

GSE Environmental launches GSE RoaDrain to extend Pavement Service Life

GSE Environmental, the leading global manufacturer and marketer of geosynthetic products and solutions, announces the launch of GSE RoaDrain, a synthetic, subsurface drainage product that offers a cos...

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January 30, 2017

Gustavsson to leave Sandvik

President of business area Sandvik Machining Solutions, Jonas Gustavsson, to leave Sandvik

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