- K+S KALI GmbH receives quality seal as one of “Germany’s best traineeship enterprises 2017”
- K+S AG awarded “MINT Minded Company” title once more
- K+S Potash Canada chosen as “Top Employer of Saskatchewan” once again
Anglo American plc (“Anglo American”) announces that Ian Ashby will join the Board as a non-executive director, with effect 25 July 2017.
As the Mark Twain saying goes: Reports of my death are greatly exaggerated. And so have been the green activist reports of the death of coal, and more broadly, the resources sector. Today, it is pleasing to see the Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Minister for Natural Resources and Mines, Dr Anthony Lynham, have thrown their support behind the resurgence of Queensland’s mighty resources sector.
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) has been awarded the esteemed ‘Metals Company of the Year’ for all-round excellence at the S&P Global Platts, Global Metals Awards, as well as ‘Industry Leadership Award - Raw Materials and Mining’.
Peter Bergman has been appointed as the new General Manager of Boliden Kevitsa. He will take over on August 15.
On Wednesday 24 May the first of a total of eight heritage buildings will be moved to its new location – the foot of Luossavaara Mountain. The first building to be moved is known as Arbetarbostaden B5.
BHP Chief External Affairs Officer, Geoff Healy said Think Big was designed to demonstrate the important role BHP plays in the Australian economy and community and more broadly in global economic growth and development.
The Mosaic Company celebrated a significant milestone for their multi-billion dollar K3 project: reaching potash at 3,350 feet below surface on February 16, 2017. Over the last five years, Hatch has partnered with Mosaic and AMC to complete two production shafts near Esterhazy, Saskatchewan in Canada.
The Queensland Government has approved the mining leases for QCoal’s Byerwen coal mine, near Glenden.
Thyssenkrupp has won its first order for its new Barracuda® compact bucket wheel excavator. China Huaneng Group has ordered the bucket wheel excavator based overburden system from the mining unit of the company’s Industrial Solutions business area. The order is worth more than €40 million. The Barracuda is due to go into operation at the Yiminhe open-pit mine in Inner Mongolia in 2018.
Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, has completed the acquisition of Itubombas Locação Comércio Importação e Exportação Ltda, a pump rental company in the Brazilian market.
Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, has won several recent orders from Hindustan Zinc in India for equipment that will make the mining company’s operations take a leap forward in efficiency and become more digitalized.
MMG Limited (MMG) announced that Chief Operating Officer, Mr Marcelo Bastos, has resigned from MMG and will depart the Company in August 2017.
The Board of Glencore plc announces the appointment of Martin Gilbert as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company with immediate effect.
Today, K+S celebrates the opening of the new potash mine in Canada with about 700 guests, among are the Honourable Brad Wall, Premier of Saskatchewan, and numerous local government dignitaries, representatives from suppliers and employees. During the ceremony, the mine will be handed over to the operations team. The five-year construction phase has been successfully completed and the first tonne of marketable potash is expected to be produced in June as planned.
Traxys Europe SA has now confirmed that they have completed their due diligence on the Sotkamo Silver Mine Project. Traxys and Sotkamo Silver AB have committed to make every effort to complete on definitive binding agreements and consummate the Financing Transaction and Marketing and Sales Agreement during May 2017.
In yet another positive sign for the coal sector the state government today released more than 270 square kilometres of land in the Bowen Basin for exploration.
Silver Standard signs Option Agreement with Eskay Mining to explore the SIB Project in British Columbia in Canada
For developing the Maverick range of dedicated light duty vehicles (LDV) for mining, which provide maintenance, repair and lifecycle advantages never before seen on the market, Fermel has been named a finalist for the Swedish Steel Prize 2017.
Superior Industries Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, has announced Grant Aggregate as a new distributor of Superior components products.