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January 17, 2019

The Mining Permit of Keliber Oy's Syväjärvi Mine legally valid

The mining permit for Keliber Oy’s Syväjärvi mine area, granted by the Safety and Chemicals Agency ("Tukes") in December 2018, is now legally valid.

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January 16, 2019

Hexagon introduces rugged industrial Computers for Mining Industry

Core LP and Core HP dramatically improve performance, integration

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January 16, 2019

First Tower Crane arrives as HS2 prepares to demolish Euston Towers

Work to transform Euston station and deliver extra capacity as part of the HS2 project took a very visible step forward today, with the arrival, on the London skyline, of the project’s first tower cra...

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Continental appoints new Earthmoving Product Line Manager

January 15, 2019

Continental appoints new Earthmoving Product Line Manager

  Reinhard Klant is the new Earthmoving product line manager at Continental Commercial Specialty Tires (CST) Klant has been with Continental for 30 years, most recently occupying the role of sales...

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January 15, 2019

QLD Coal keeps breaking Records

Queensland’s coal industry has yet again demonstrated its critical importance to the State’s economy delivering record exports over the year to December 2018, said the Queensland Resources Council (QR...

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January 15, 2019

Bauer Indonesia completes Expansion of Taxiway at Jakarta Airport

The Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, located in Cengkareng, Banten, suburb of the Indonesia’s capital city, Jakarta, is one of the largest airports in Asia and 17th world’s busiest airport with a...

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January 11, 2019

Cimic's Sedgman wins Coal Contract in Queensland

Cimic Group’s mineral processing company, Sedgman, has been awarded a contract at the Byerwen Coal Mine in Central Queensland, continuing Cimic Group’s long standing relationship with QCoal Group.

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January 10, 2019

bauma 2019: Sustainability in Mining as an Opportunity

Mining to be one of the focal topics of bauma 2019 Key players to highlight potential and showcase technologies Mining, an issue of the future: bauma 2019 to bring together all key players

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January 10, 2019

Miner Impact delivers major Export Milestone for Queensland

The Queensland resources industry has helped Queensland post a record $80 billion export milestone with an extra $10 billion earnt through the sale of Queensland coal, minerals and petroleum across th...

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January 10, 2019

Sika's 2018 Sales exceed CHF 7 Billion for the first Time - Strong Growth of 13.7%

Sales growth of 13.7% in local currencies to CHF 7.09 billion in 2018 Strong growth in all regions Continued investment in supply chain expansion with opening of 11 factories, 1 national subsidiar...

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January 08, 2019

SaskPower to buy more Renewable Electricity from Manitoba Hydro

SaskPower has signed a new term sheet with Manitoba Hydro that lays the groundwork for purchasing an additional 215 MW of reliable renewable electricity available for Saskatchewan customers.

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January 07, 2019

New Year, new Jobs in the Queensland Resources Sector

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) is urging jobseekers on the hunt for a new career in 2019 to consider the lucrative options in the resources sector.

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January 06, 2019

Sika acquires Market Leader in Roofing and Waterproofing Systems in Romania

Sika has agreed to acquire Arcon Membrane Srl, a leading manufacturer of roofing and waterproofing systems in Romania. By acquiring Arcon, Sika will significantly strengthen its position in the Romani...

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January 04, 2019

Anglo American Leadership Changes – Base Metals and Brazil

Anglo American plc announces a number of senior management changes following the decision to divide the management of our global Base Metals business from our Strategy and Business Development activit...

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January 04, 2019

Skanska builds Fv. 659 Nordøyvegen in Norway

Skanska Norway have signed a contract with the Norwegian Public Road Authority (NPRA) to build Fv. 659 Nordøyvegen in Møre and Romsdal county, Norway. The contract is worth about NOK 3 billion, about ...

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January 04, 2019

Change in Keliber Oy's Management Group

Olle Sirén, Chief Operating Officer of Keliber Oy will gradually retire.

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January 04, 2019

Epiroc completes Acquisition of Canadian Exploration Tools Manufacturer

Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries, has completed the acquisition of Fordia Group Inc., a Canadian manufacturer of exploration drill...

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January 02, 2019

Large Hydropower Operator in SE-Europe adopts Climate Risk Management Plan developed by Pöyry

Pöyry has developed a Climate Risk Management Plan for Albania's state-owned hydropower operator Korporata Elektroenergjitike Shqiptare (KESH), which was approved by KESH's supervisory board last week...

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January 01, 2019

Oyu Tolgoi and the Government of Mongolia sign Power Source Framework Agreement for Tavan Tolgoi-based Power Project

Turquoise Hill Resources announced the signing of the Power Source Framework Agreement (PSFA) between Oyu Tolgoi and the Government of Mongolia (Government), which provides a binding framework and pat...

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December 28, 2018

German Approval of the Fehmarnbelt Tunnel ready to be signed

The Ministry of Transport of Schleswig-Holstein announced today that the plan approval of the Fehmarnbelt tunnel is ready to be signed. In accordance with German regulations, Femern A/S now has 14 day...

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December 28, 2018

Strabag receives Contract for Modernisation of D1 Motorway in Czechia

Renewal of 14.8 km long section Velký Beranov–Měřín Total contract value: CZK 1.88 billion Construction until 2021

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December 28, 2018

Ore Production at Endomines’ Friday Gold Mine in Idaho, USA, has started

Ore production at Endomines’ Friday gold mine in Idaho, USA, has started in December, as planned. By the date of this announcement, some 700 tonnes of ore have been produced and hauled to the processi...

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December 28, 2018

Cimic’s UGL secures Maintenance Services Contract with BMA

Cimic Group company UGL has secured a new multi-year contract for maintenance and shutdown support services across BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) coal mines in Queensland’s Bowen Basin. The de...

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December 28, 2018

Keliber’s Pilot Plant Tests to produce Lithium Hydroxide completed

The pilot tests of the Keliber's lithium hydroxide test program have been completed on schedule. During the test work, conducted at Outotec's Pori Research Center, leaching, ion exchange and crystalli...

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December 27, 2018

Anglo American secures Step 3 Licence approval for Minas-Rio in Brazil

Anglo American plc announces the receipt of regulatory approval relating to the Step 3 licence area of the Minas-Rio operation in Brazil.

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December 21, 2018

Hochtief builds 14-kilometer Power Supply Tunnel in Stockholm

Hochtief partners with Implenia on EUR 90 million Project

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December 19, 2018

Epiroc and Ericsson cooperate on optimizing Wireless Technology for Mines

Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries, has signed a cooperation agreement with leading communications technology provider Ericsson to j...

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December 18, 2018

Hindustan Zinc Limited and Normet have signed a comprehensive four-year Service Contract

Normet and Hindustan Zinc Ltd have on 11.12.2018 signed a comprehensive four-year Cost Per Hour (CPH) service contract covering all Normet equipment in Hindustan Zinc Ltd’s mines in Rajasthan, India. ...

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December 18, 2018

Sika opens Plant in Guatemala and strengthens Presence in Central America

Sika has opened a new production plant in Central America, located in Palin in the metropolitan area of Guatemala City. This move further expands the company's market position in the emerging countrie...

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December 14, 2018

Black Coal delivers a QLD Budget in the Black

The record returns from the resources industry to the Queensland budget show the importance of continued exploration and investment in new projects to keep the budget in the black, the Queensland Reso...

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December 14, 2018

Normet appointed new Members to the Board of Directors

Anna Hyvönen and Mikko Keto appointed to Normet Board of Directors

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December 11, 2018

Lane (Salini Impregilo) wins two North Carolina Highway Contracts

Lane of Salini Impregilo Group has won two highway contracts in North Carolina worth a combined $460 million as the Group continues to affirm its expertise and expand its presence in the United States...

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December 06, 2018

Resources surge with renewes Confidence and increased Exploration

Renewed confidence in the resources sector is translating into an increase in exploration investment across all commodities, with the coal industry enjoying the biggest surge, a new report from the Qu...

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December 06, 2018

Deutsche Bahn awards first two Contracts for main Construction Works on Munich’s second Trunk Line

Contract section VE 10: “Oberirdisch West”, for the aboveground works between Munich-Laim station and Donnersbergerbrücke Contract section VE 30: “Hauptbahnhof München”, for works around the main r...

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December 06, 2018

Investment in increased Capacity at Boliden Rönnskär in Sweden

Boliden has decided to invest in increased capacity at the Rönnskär copper smelter. A total of MSEK 350 will be invested. The commissioning of the new production capacity is expected to take place in ...

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December 04, 2018

Fugro generates Cost Saving with award-winning ROV Deployment Technique

Fugro’s innovative use of platform deployed ROV (PDROV) technology has demonstrated substantial reductions in the costs of subsea jacket inspections and significant operational improvements

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December 03, 2018

Implenia adjusts Outlook for 2018 financial Year

Implenia adjusts outlook for 2018 financial year | Medium-term targets confirmed | Strategy review due for completion by end of February 2019

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November 30, 2018

Tajikistan President started first Turbine of Rogun hydroelectric Dam being developed by Salini Impregilo

Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon set the first turbine of the Rogun hydroelectric dam in motion at a ceremony attended by thousands to mark the latest milestone in this ambitious $3.9-billion proje...

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November 30, 2018

MMG completes Sale of Sepon Mine

MMG Limited (MMG) has completed the sale of its 90% interest in Lane Xang Minerals (LXML), which owns the Sepon mine in Lao PDR, to Chifeng Jilong Gold Mining Co,. Ltd (Chifeng) for a total considerat...

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November 28, 2018

German Manufacturers of Mining Equipment expect Turnover to increase by 12 per cent

For the first time since the crisis years after 2013, there will be an increase in the turnover generated by the mining equipment manufacturers producing in Germany this year. VDMA expects an increase...

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November 28, 2018

Boliden appointed new General Manager for Boliden Kokkola

Antti Petter Kontiainen has been appointed as General Manager for Boliden Kokkola. He will take up the position on the 1st of January 2019. He replaces Jarmo Herronen who will take up a new position w...

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November 27, 2018

Hatch hosts Technology Day, successfully celebrating a full Decade in Saskatchewan in Canada

Hatch, a global industry leader offering comprehensive strategies in mining and metals, infrastructure, and energy, celebrated 10 successful years in Saskatchewan in Canada with an event for clients a...

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November 27, 2018

Bauer Maschinen Group sells Diesel Hammer Product Line

At the beginning of October 2018, the Bauer Maschinen Group decided to sell the diesel hammer product line and the associated brand name Pileco to Wang LLC, a subsidiary of Wuxi Xinren Universal Machi...

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November 26, 2018

Pöyry awarded Engineering Services Assignment by SBB for Design and Execution of Zurich Wipkingen Railway Infrastructure in Switzerland

Swiss Federal Railway (SBB) has awarded Pöyry as part of the engineering consortium 'Wiki', with the engineering services assignment for the design and execution of the railway infrastructure of Zuric...

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November 26, 2018

QRC welcomes Coordinator General Approval of Macmines Austasia Project

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has welcomed the Coordinator General’s decision to approve MacMines Austasia’s $6.7 billion China Stone coal mine in the Galilee Basin.

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November 23, 2018

Cimic Group Companies win Sydney Metro Works

Cimic Group companies CPB Contractors and UGL have been selected by the NSW Government to deliver the Line-wide works package in support of the Sydney Metro City & Southwest project, Australia’s b...

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November 23, 2018

Debswana announces Change of Managing Director

Debswana Diamond Company announced that Managing Director Mr Balisi Bonyongo will retire from the business with effect from 30 November 2018, following 26 years of dedicated service to the organisatio...

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November 20, 2018

Thyssenkrupp awarded Contract for continuous Mining System in Thailand

Barracuda technology to improve mine efficiency and safety Start-up of new mining system planned for 2020

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November 20, 2018

Deep Sea Mining Zone hosts CO2-consuming Bacteria, Scientists discover

Scientists have discovered that bacteria in the deepest parts of the seafloor are absorbing carbon dioxide and could be turning themselves into an additional food source for other deep-sea life.

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November 20, 2018

BAM-Heijmans-TBI Consortium withdraws from Tender for Dutch Highway Extension A15

Consortium BAM-Heijmans-TBI uit tender ViA15BAM-Heijmans-TBI consortium withdraws from tender for Dutch highway extension A15

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November 16, 2018

Sika opens a State-of-the-Art Factory in Peru and triples its Capacity

Sika Peru has opened new headquarters in the metropolitan area of Lima and introduced a modern plant for the production of concrete admixtures, mortar products, and acrylic liquid applied membranes (L...

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November 15, 2018

Siemens integrates the highest international Safety Standard in Polyhalite Mine

Supply of electrical equipment for two Blair Multi-Rope machines (BMR) Multi-channel brake system Cobra01 from Olko and Siemens for reliable and safe stop at all events Highest international safet...

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November 15, 2018

Epiroc launches new Generation battery-driven Machines for sustainable Mining

Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries, launches its second generation of battery-operated machines that will lower mining customers’ co...

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November 14, 2018

Costain Chief Executive becomes the 154th President of the ICE

Andrew Wyllie, Costain chief executive, becomes the 154th president of the ICE

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November 14, 2018

BAM starts Joint Venture Contract for Terminal in Kitimat, BC, Canada

BAM International (the operating company of Royal BAM Group active outside Europe) – together with JJM Construction (Canada) and Manson Construction (USA) – has received the full order to build the ne...

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November 12, 2018

Coffey appoints two Team Leaders in Brisbane

Growing Coffey's Brisbane geoservices team with the appointment of two team leaders

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November 09, 2018

Future of Water mobilizes international Specialists in Rio

More than 100 specialists from countries such as USA, France, Spain, South Africa and Chile, in addition to Brazilians, arrive in Rio de Janeiro, in November, to debate the the future of water on the ...

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November 08, 2018

Queensland’s Coal Exports claim Top Spot with 22 Wins on the Trot

Queensland’s coal exports have been the star performer for the state’s exports over the last two years, taking the title as Queensland’s most valuable export earner.

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November 08, 2018

Lane (Salini Impregilo Group) wins two U.S. Contracts

Lane, a U.S. subsidiary of the Salini Impregilo Group, has won two contracts in the road and water sectors in North Carolina and Tennessee for a combined worth of $400 million, further consolidating i...

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November 08, 2018

Pilot Plant Test Program to produce Battery Grade Lithium Hydroxide

Keliber Oy has commenced test program concerning the production of lithium hydroxide.

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November 08, 2018

Cimic's Sedgman wins in combined Operations Contracts

Cimic Group’s mineral processing company, Sedgman, has been awarded contracts with Mach Energy and QCoal to operate and maintain the Mount Pleasant and Byerwen coal handling and preparation plants (CH...

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November 08, 2018

New Jobs for rehabilitated Mine in Australia

New jobs have been created at Peabody Australia’s former Wilkie Creek coal mine as the site transitions from mining to new post-rehabilitation land uses, said the Queensland Resources Council (QRC).

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November 06, 2018

QRC congratulates Peabody on 20yr Milestone

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has congratulated Peabody Australia after its central Queensland Coppabella Mine celebrated 20 years of operations while supporting jobs and paying royalties to ...

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November 06, 2018

Epiroc to acquire South African Underground Rock Reinforcement Products Manufacturer

Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries, has agreed to acquire Innovative Mining Products (Proprietary) Limited, widely known as New Conc...

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November 06, 2018

Sika acquires Concrete Fiber Company in the USA

Sika has acquired the global Concrete Fibers business from Propex Holding, LLC, which includes a US plant manufacturing synthetic fibers for use in concrete reinforcement, sales operations in Sika's t...

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November 05, 2018

Epiroc acquires Mining Equipment Distributor in Estonia

Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries, has acquired Sautec A.S., an Estonian distributor of mining and construction equipment.

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November 05, 2018

Fugro’s geotechnical Talent and Project Performance recognised at Drilling Industry Awards

Fugro has come away from this year’s British Drilling Association (BDA) awards with success in categories celebrating exceptional individuals, industry excellence and project performance in the geotec...

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November 05, 2018

ABB adds new digital Options to integrate and control electrical Systems for Mining Customers

ABB AbilityTM System 800xA Power Control Library expands integration options with larger range of intelligent electronic devices for digital power control

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November 02, 2018

Port Houston undergoes Modernization with help from Engineering Firm, Hatch

Port of Houston Authority (PHA) continues to upgrade and modernize elements of its Barbours Cut Container Terminal—one of two major container terminals that they operate—to accommodate a forecasted do...

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November 02, 2018

Cimic's CPB Contractors wins Projects under Western Sydney Infra Plan

Cimic Group company, CPB Contractors, has been selected by the Australian and NSW governments to deliver the next stage of The Northern Road upgrade project, which will upgrade existing road infrastru...

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November 02, 2018

Mott MacDonald appoints new divisional Director, UK

Mott MacDonald has appointed Gregg Barton as a divisional director in Leeds, UK. Gregg will be responsible for further developing the consultancy’s growing transport advisory business across the north...

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November 02, 2018

Controlled Thermal Resources and Hatch partner to revolutionize Lithium Production using geothermal Power

Controlled Thermal Resources (CTR) announced the launch of the company’s $1.8-billion Hell’s Kitchen lithium-geothermal project at the CG/LA North American Infrastructure Leadership Forum. The project...

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November 02, 2018

Gazprom Board of Directors approves revised Investment Program and Budget for 2018

The Gazprom Board of Directors approved the revised investment program and budget (financial plan) for 2018.

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November 02, 2018

Follow-on Contracts awarded to Bilfinger in the North Sea

150 jobs secured at the Johan Sverdrup oil field operated by Equinor Oil field among the largest of the Norwegian continental shelf

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TurkStream Gas Pipeline’s Offshore Section 95 per Cent completed

November 02, 2018

TurkStream Gas Pipeline’s Offshore Section 95 per Cent completed

The Gazprom Board of Directors commended the efforts of the Company to implement its major investment projects.

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October 31, 2018

Medusa Mining announces practical Completion of E15 Shaft

E15 achieved practical completion on 28 October 2018 Final commissioning of E15 is continuing Completion of E15 will expedite production from lower mine levels

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October 31, 2018

Preview: Bauer Maschinen Group with multiple Highlights at Bauma China

Bauma China Shanghai is soon approaching: On November 27, the international trade show for construction and building material machines, construction vehicles and construction equipment will once again...

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October 30, 2018

Juwi: PV Hybrid Project on the Great Barrier Reef

On the 30th of August 2018 Juwi Renewable Energy signed an agreement with the University of Queensland to deliver a high penetration solar, battery hybrid power solution at the Heron Island Research S...

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October 30, 2018

Queensland’s Commodities at the Heart of generational Mining Windfall

New data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics has shown the true scale of resources investment and the huge dollar value it has added to the Australian economy in the last 25 years.

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October 30, 2018

South Africa: Juwi to construct and operate 250 MW solar PV in REIPPPP Round 4 Projects

Juwi Renewable Energies has concluded three Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) and Operation & Maintenance (O&M) contracts, with a combined value of R3bn, with African Infrastruct...

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Epiroc invests in autonomous Mining Solutions Business

October 30, 2018

Epiroc invests in autonomous Mining Solutions Business

  Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries, has acquired part of ASI Mining, LLC, a U.S.-based company that provides technology solutions...

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