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November 10, 2019

Balfour Beatty Ground Engineering announces new Director for Ground Engineering

Balfour Beatty Ground Engineering announced the appointment of Jane Towse-Laval as Director of Balfour Beatty Ground Engineering, responsible for providing strategic leadership to the company’s portfo...

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November 10, 2019

Fugro awarded large geotechnical Investigation to support Hong Kong International Airport Expansion

Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) has awarded Fugro another significant land site investigation contract as part of the HKD 141.5 billion three-runway system (3RS) project for the expansion of Hong K...

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November 08, 2019

IFC and Partners support major hydro-electric Plant in Nepal

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and a consortium of other lenders today finalized a $453 million debt financing package that will support the construction of a landmark hydroelectric plant in c...

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November 07, 2019

Flatiron secures Contract for Critical Infrastructure Project in Washington

Construction on I-405, Renton to Bellevue Widening and Express Toll Lanes expected to begin in 2020

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November 07, 2019

Appointment of new CEO of Endomines AB

Endomines announces that it has appointed Greg Smith as Chief Executive Officer of the company. Greg has, on a consultancy basis, been leading Endomines’ operations in the US and Finland since June 5t...

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November 07, 2019

Brenner Base Tunnel: Salini Impregilo completes 70% of Southern Lot Tunnelling

Salini Impregilo and partners Strabag, Consorzio Integra and Collini Lavori have done 70% of the excavation work on the southernmost lot of the Brenner Base Tunnel project.

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November 05, 2019

Turquoise Hill announces Completion of Shaft 2 of Oyu Tolgoi Mine in Mongolia

Turquoise Hill Resources announces that Shaft 2 construction is complete and has entered into the final stages of commissioning.

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November 04, 2019

Ed Santamaria starts as President and CEO of Normet

Ed Santamaria, whose nomination as President & CEO of Normet was published on June 3rd, will start in his role today, November 4th. The interim CEO Aaro Cantell will return to his role as chairman...

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November 01, 2019

Metals & Mining Industry M&A deals in September 2019 total $1.9bn globally

Total metals & mining industry M&A deals in September 2019 worth $1.9bn were announced globally, according to GlobalData’s deals database.

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November 01, 2019

Steel Piles from SSAB help Port of Gdańsk to jump up on the Podium

A new combi wall at the Port of Gdańsk, Poland, begun in February 2019, will result in a new wharf by 2020 that will be 1,220 m (4,000 ft) long. The most important part of the wharf, the steel piles, ...

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November 01, 2019

Wealth Minerals negotiates Land Access to Valsequillo Silver Project, Mexico

Wealth Minerals Ltd. reports it has successfully negotiated surface access rights to the Valsequillo Silver project (“Valsequillo” or the “Property”) located in southern Chihuahua state, Mexico. The C...

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November 01, 2019

TLT-Turbo On-site Test Lab advances Ventilation Product Quality

Global ventilation fans and systems manufacturer, TLT-Turbo GmbH, has spent the past five years investing in and equipping its on-site test lab. The test lab now provides streamlined processes for res...

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October 31, 2019

Rema Tip Top at the Dubai Mining Show 2019: "In the Region, for the Region!"

Dubai Mining Show on 5 and 6 November | Surface, corrosion and heavy wear protection| Innovative and preventive monitoring, maintenance and repair solutions for conveying systems

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Milestone reached at major Albvorland Tunnel Project – Implenia celebrates Breakthrough in southern Tube by the WANDA Tunnel Boring Machine

October 30, 2019

Milestone reached at major Albvorland Tunnel Project – Implenia celebrates Breakthrough in southern Tube by the WANDA Tunnel Boring Machine

Implenia has been commissioned by Deutsche Bahn to build the 8-kilometre Albvorland Tunnel, a key section of the new 60-kilometre-long railway line between Stuttgart and Ulm. Today’s breakthrough in t...

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October 30, 2019

QRC welcomes extra Land Release for Gas Exploration

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has welcomed the State Government’s announcement today that an additional 30,000 square kilometres of land in the Surat, Bowen and Galilee basins would be releas...

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October 28, 2019

Glencore one of seven Mining, Metals Companies to partner on responsible Sourcing with World Economic Forum

The Mining and Metals Blockchain Initiative will pool resources and cost, increase speed-to-market and improve industry-wide trust that cannot be achieved by acting individually. It aims to be a neutr...

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October 28, 2019

Boliden invests in electric Trolley in Aitik and Kevitsa

Boliden has decided to invest SEK 300 m with the aim of expanding electrified transportation in Aitik and implementing the corresponding technology in Kevitsa. Investments will be made mainly during 2...

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October 25, 2019

Salini Impregilo and Astaldi in Mobilinx Consortium awarded Construction Contract for Hurontario Light Rail Transit Project in Canada

Salini Impregilo and Astaldi, together with Canadian partners as members of the Mobilinx consortium, have been awarded a €917-million (about CAN$1.3-billion) civil construction contract by Infrastruct...

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October 25, 2019

ABB commissioned gearless Mill Drives at Panama's newest Mine

First ore extraction is one month ahead of schedule at large open pit copper mine, Mina de Cobre, owned by First Quantum Minerals Ltd.

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Normet’s new Minimec introduces a comprehensive Concrete Spraying Experience in a compact Package

October 22, 2019

Normet’s new Minimec introduces a comprehensive Concrete Spraying Experience in a compact Package

  Normet Minimec enables safe and efficient concrete spraying operation even in the most confined places.

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October 21, 2019

Skanska builds Foundation for Submarine Manufacturing Facility in Connecticut, USA

Skanska has, as part of a joint venture with Trevcon II, signed a contract with AECOM to perform drilled shaft and bulkhead work for Electric Boat’s new South Yard Assembly Building in Groton, Connect...

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October 18, 2019

Appointed new Board of Directors of Salini Costruttori

The Board will include Claudio Costamagna, Sergio Erede, Daniele Gambirasio, Nicola Greco, Antonio Nuzzo, Alessandro Salini, Francesco Saverio Salini, Pietro Salini and Simonpietro Salini.

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October 18, 2019

Salini Impregilo enters Norway: Group wins Railway Contract

Salini Impregilo enters the Norwegian market for the first time with the signing of a €388-million civil works contract to upgrade a 13.6-kilometre section of a rail line between the towns of Nykirke ...

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October 18, 2019

First Holes drilled at the Maly Patom Project in Russia

Kopy Goldfields AB commenced a drilling program at the Maly Patom ("Northern Territories" or "NT") exploration project. The exploration program targets gold discoveries at one to three previously iden...

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October 17, 2019

Bontexgeo – New Ownership and new Name

On 3 September 2019 Low & Bonar PLC has announced that it has completed the sale of their civil engineering business, which includes the production facilities in Belgium and Hungary, to Nimbus, a ...

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October 17, 2019

Freudenberg submits offer for listed Company, Low & Bonar PLC

Technology group wishes to strengthen nonwovens business

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October 17, 2019

Rema Tip Top Middle East: Local Presence in an Aspiring Region

Rema Tip Top AG is strengthening its position in the Middle East and is opening its own Rema Tip Top Middle East hub in Dubai.

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October 17, 2019

Strabag building Hatta pumped Storage Power Plant in Dubai

Contract value of € 340 million, Strabag share of 35 % Turbine shaft with 36 m diameter and a depth of 70 m United Arab Emirates among the group’s core international markets

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October 16, 2019

Siemens’ gearless Drive Technology Powers high-capacity Overland Conveyor in Quellaveco

Conveyor system will move 127,500 tons of primary crushed ore per day New Siemens’ gearless drive technology to increase reliability and efficiency additionally by up to 4 percent Maintenance requ...

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October 16, 2019

Hexagon introduces MinePlan Project Evaluator

Solution spells new era for mine planners tasked with strategic planning

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October 15, 2019

Thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions announces new CEO of the Mining Technologies Business Unit

Effective November 1, 2019, Jan Lüder will take over as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Mining Technologies business unit at Thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions AG.

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October 14, 2019

Queensland Resource Companies Investing in new Technologies to reduce Emissions

Queensland resources sector continues to invest in new technologies to reduce emissions across the sector and is calling for an agnostic approach to the energy mix.

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October 11, 2019

Nordic Iron Ore publishes the Executive Summary of the Blötberget Feasibility Study

Nordic Iron Ore announces that the Executive Summary of the Blötberget Feasibility Study (undertaken by Golder Associates) has been published.

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October 10, 2019

Halbach & Braun takes over the mining products of Wollbrecht TIG mbH

The companies Halbach & Braun Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. (HB) and Wollbrecht Technische Innovationsgesellschaft mbH (TIG) have agreed on a takeover of TIG's mining products by HB.

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Festive Reopening for the Forggensee Reservoir Dam in Germany

October 10, 2019

Festive Reopening for the Forggensee Reservoir Dam in Germany

  Once again, traffic is driving along the dam crest, electricity generation is running full-steam ahead, and lake Forggensee is filled with water. After a total construction time of only 16 months, ...

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October 09, 2019

Copenhagen's Cityringen: Inauguration of Metro Line built by Salini Impregilo

Salini Impregilo CEO: Copenhagen's Cityringen an iconic sustainable mobility project. Queen of Denmark inaugurates metro line built by Salini Impregilo.

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October 09, 2019

Salini Impregilo Group wins Tunnelling Contract in Washington, U.S.A.

Lane (Salini Impregilo Group) has won a $255-million (€224.3 million) contract to build a water storage tunnel to help reduce polluted overflows into the Lake Washington Ship Canal in Washington, a fi...

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October 09, 2019

Railway Tender Conference 2019 in Norway

Bane Nor invites suppliers to our Tender Conference where we will present upcoming plans in the field of railway systems. The conference is held on Wednesday, November 27th 2019 in Lillestrøm.

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October 08, 2019

1000 Coal Jobs a Step closer with Environmental Authority for Olive Downs Mine

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has welcomed the ongoing progress on development of the Pembroke Resources Olive Downs coking coal mine, bringing up to 1000 jobs closer.

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October 07, 2019

SMT Scharf AG adjusts its Forecast for 2019 and is Setting Course in its Sales Activities

Outlook for 2019 updated in light of deteriorating market environment Global sales activities improve conditions for further growth Assessment of the acquisition of assets of the Mühlhäuser Group ...

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October 04, 2019

Swedish Steel Prize 2019 Finalists symbolize 20 Years of innovative Engineering

The finalists for the Swedish Steel Prize 2019 have now been named and include four revolutionary design concepts that fully utilize the characteristics of premium steel within SSAB’s product range. T...

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October 03, 2019

New Haver & Boecker Niagara Brand features efficiency-boosting and resource-saving Technologies in South America

Haver & Boecker introduces its global mineral processing brand Haver & Boecker Niagara in South America. The brand combines the engineering expertise and product portfolios of its three minera...

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October 02, 2019

Skanska renovates Hydropower Plant in the Österdal River in Sweden

Skanska has signed an agreement with Fortum Sweden to renovate Trängslet’s hydropower plant in Älvdalen municipality, Sweden. The contract is worth about SEK 320 M, which will be included in the Swedi...

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October 02, 2019

Mineral Resource of the Rapasaari Lithium Deposit in Finland has increased

Keliber has announced that the Mineral Resource estimate for Keliber’s Rapasaari lithium deposit has been updated. According to the company’s new estimate, the Measured and Indicated Mineral Resources...

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October 01, 2019

Implenia on Track to a successful Implementation of the Strategy

All four divisions contribute to and profit from an integrated business model New Real Estate Investment Vehicle to be launched leveraging real estate development platform Operational Excellence P...

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September 30, 2019

QRC: Time to consider Uranium Mining in Queensland

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) says Queensland is missing out on a multi-billion dollar addition to our resources and energy industry which would also lower global emissions, because of bans o...

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September 30, 2019

Cimic's CPB Contractors selected for Monash Freeway Upgrade in Australia

Cimic Group company CPB Contractors has been selected to deliver Stage 2 of the Monash Freeway upgrade.

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September 30, 2019

Anglo American leads the Way on IRMA Standard for Responsible Mining

Anglo American announces that its Unki platinum mine in Zimbabwe is the first to publicly commit to be independently audited against the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance’s (IRMA) ‘Standard ...

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September 27, 2019

Brokk Inc. Relocates Stanhope Facility for Increased Inventory and Services

Brokk, a world’s leading manufacturer of remote-controlled demolition machines, recently opened the doors to their relocated Stanhope, New Jersey, distribution and service facility. The new building i...

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September 27, 2019

Name Change of Deilmann-Haniel GmbH into Redpath Deilmann

ln 2012, all special mining activities of the former Deilmann-Haniel International were restructured and bundled under the roof of the Redpath Group based in North Bay, Ontario, Canada.

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September 27, 2019

QRC applauds APLNG domestic Gas Supply

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has welcomed the action by Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) to supply 61 petajoules (PJ) of gas to the Australian domestic market which is the equivalent yearly dem...

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September 27, 2019

De Beers Group and UN Women complete the Training of more than 700 Women Micro-entrepreneurs in Southern Africa

On the second anniversary of becoming a HeForShe Thematic Champion and partnering with UN Women, De Beers Group today announced that more than 700 women micro-entrepreneurs in Namibia and South Africa...

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September 27, 2019

Bullseye Mining Uses Modern Day Exploration Techniques to Discover What the 'Old Miners' Could Not Reach at the Historic Hurleys…

The historic Gold Shafts atop of the Hurleys Gold Deposit have been lying abandoned since the Second World War, with only occasional small-scale prospecting by those fascinated with the sheer dearth o...

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September 25, 2019

Costain: Catherine Warbrick appointed Group HR Director

Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, has appointed Catherine Warbrick as Group HR director and a member of its Executive Board.

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September 25, 2019

CIMIC's Thiess secures $1.3 billion Curragh Extension

CIMIC Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has been awarded a six-year A$1.3 billion contract extension by Coronado Global Resources Inc to provide mining services at the Curragh Mine ...

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September 25, 2019

CIMIC Group's CPB Contractors wins $463m Sydney Metro Station project

CIMIC Group company CPB Contractors has been selected to build the new Sydney Metro City & Southwest Pitt Street Station.

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Tunnelling World meets in Malaysia - WTC 2020

September 23, 2019

Tunnelling World meets in Malaysia - WTC 2020

World Tunnel Congress 2020 in Kuala Lumpur to be held from 15 to 21 May 2020 “The preparations for the World Tunnel Congress (WTC) and 46th ITA General Assembly 2020 in Kuala Lumpur are in full...

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September 19, 2019

Epiroc wins orders for battery electric Mining Equipment from Customers in several Countries

Less than a year after Epiroc’s launch of its new generation battery electric mining equipment, the company has won orders for those machines from customers in several countries including Finland, Aus...

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Ciel & Terre in Germany: Floating Solar Plant on a Quarry Lake

September 19, 2019

Ciel & Terre in Germany: Floating Solar Plant on a Quarry Lake

This summer, a new European country adopted floating solar and chose Ciel & Terre’s Hydrelio solution: Germany. The country is getting interested in the installation of this state-of-the-art techn...

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September 19, 2019

Haver & Boecker Niagara expands into Australia

Haver & Boecker’s new mineral processing brand, expands its global presence into the Australian mining and aggregates industries.

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Foundation Piles for the Elbtower reach Record Depth

September 18, 2019

Foundation Piles for the Elbtower reach Record Depth

Hamburg is setting new standards in urban design and sustainability with Europe’s biggest inner-city development project to date. Since 2001, the HafenCity district, which is close to the historic Spe...

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September 18, 2019

Timken to Acquire BEKA Lubrication

The Timken Company has reached an agreement to acquire BEKA Lubrication (BEKA), a leading global supplier of automatic lubrication systems, for approximately $165 million.

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September 18, 2019

Byerwen Coal Mine Opening good News for Queensland Exports, Jobs and Royalties

The opening of the Byerwen coal mine in North Queensland is testament to the strength and diversity of the state's mining sector, Queensland Resources Council (QRC) Chief executive Ian Macfarlane said...

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September 18, 2019

BHP report highlights Resources Sector’s Contribution to all Queenslanders

The Queensland Resources Council has welcomed BHP’s annual economic contribution report highlighting its increased payments to the Queensland Government last financial year totalled $1.24 billion or $...

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September 18, 2019

Implenia wins order to build the new 380-kV Berlin Diagonal Power Link

Tunnel to carry high-voltage power line Order worth around EUR 130 million (approximately CHF 140 million)

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September 15, 2019

Piotrek and Csiro to make next-gen Lithium Batteries for Global Market

A new partnership between Australia's national science agency, CSIRO, and Japanese specialist chemical manufacturer, Piotrek, will see Australian-developed battery technologies commercialised globally...

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Epiroc wins large Mining Equipment Service Contract in Chile

September 15, 2019

Epiroc wins large Mining Equipment Service Contract in Chile

Epiroc has won a large contract from Codelco for service of mining equipment used at the Andina mine near Chile’s capital Santiago. 

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September 09, 2019

WMO Secretary General Warns Against Climate 'Doomsters and Extremists'

The General-Secretary of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) says that the alarmist narrative on climate change has gone off the rails and criticised the news media for provoking unjustified a...

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Global Silver Production to Recover from 2020 to exceed 1B ounces by 2023

September 05, 2019

Global Silver Production to Recover from 2020 to exceed 1B ounces by 2023

Global silver production, which has been declining since 2016, is expected to recover from 913.5 million ounces (Moz) in 2019 to 1,029Moz in 2023, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics...

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Global Gold Production to reach M132 Ounces in 2023

September 05, 2019

Global Gold Production to reach M132 Ounces in 2023

Global gold production is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.5% between 2019 and 2023 to reach 132.1 million ounces (Moz) in 2023, according to GlobalData, a leading data an...

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September 03, 2019

SIKA commissions new Mortar Factory in Cameroon

Sika is further expanding its presence in West Africa and starting operations in a new facility for mortars in Cameroon. Following the foundation of the national subsidiary in 2016 and the opening of ...

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September 03, 2019

Epiroc completes Divestment of geotechnical Consumables Product Line to Mimir Invest

Epiroc, a productivity partner for the mining and infrastructure industries, has completed the divestment of its geotechnical consumables product line. 

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Implenia wins major infrastructure order in Sweden

September 02, 2019

Implenia wins major infrastructure order in Sweden

Detailed planning and execution of twin-track rail expansion between Varberg and Hamra, including tunnel beneath city of Varberg Order worth approximately SEK 3.5 billion (around CHF 355 million)...

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August 30, 2019

SNC-Lavalin appointed on major PMO Contract on Australia’s largest Rail Programme

SNC-Lavalin announces that it has secured a significant contract to provide Programme Management Office (PMO) services on the Inland Rail Programme, supporting global professional services company Tur...

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