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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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October 30, 2018

Juwi enters Solar Market in Vietnam

Juwi has signed two EPC (engineering, procurement, and construction) contracts with a consortium of BIM Group of Vietnam and AC Energy of Philippines, to build two Solar Power projects of 50 MW and 30...

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October 29, 2018

Cimic's UGL wins Power Contract

Cimic Group company UGL has been awarded a contract with ElectraNet Pty Ltd to design, build and commission high voltage substations and transmission lines that will connect the Prominent Hill Mine to...

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October 27, 2018

Fugro supports Qatargas’ LNG Operations with Inspection Services Contract

Fugro is providing Qatargas Operating Company Limited (Qatargas) with underwater inspection, geotechnical and geophysical services for its offshore operations in Qatar under a new 5-year call off cont...

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Bauer Spezialtiefbau awarded Contract for Palm360 Project in the Emirate of Dubai

October 26, 2018

Bauer Spezialtiefbau awarded Contract for Palm360 Project in the Emirate of Dubai

  The Emirate of Dubai is constantly attracting attention with spectacular construction projects, unique design concepts and exceptional superlatives. Not only does it feature the world's tallest bui...

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October 26, 2018

bauma 2019: More Exhibitors, more Visitors, more Opportunities

A new record: More than 3,500 exhibitors from 55 countries New opportunities: Virtual reality and bauma Plus Klaus Dittrich, head of the fair: “We continue to surpass ourselves—also digitally.” ...

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Tough TBM and Team overcome the Odds with Atlanta Breakthrough

October 25, 2018

Tough TBM and Team overcome the Odds with Atlanta Breakthrough

That’s a Wrap for Robbins Rock Machine ‘Driller Mike’

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October 25, 2018

Solids Dortmund 2018 – Rema Tip Top presents new Products for Conveying and Processing Plants

More than 500 exhibitors and more than 7,000 expected visitors: On 7 and 8 November 2018, experts and interested parties will come together at Messe Dortmund for the most important international trade...

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October 25, 2018

Medusa Mining Limited informs about an Underground Fatality

Medusa Mining Limited, through its Philippines operating company Philsaga Mining Corporation, regrets to inform that a fatal accident occured at its Co-O underground mine on 23 October 2018.

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October 25, 2018

Epiroc to Acquire Canadian Exploration Tools Manufacturer

Epiroc, a company in the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries, has agreed to acquire Fordia Group Inc., a Canadian manufacturer of exploration drilling tools. 

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Fugro free Seminar to Spotlight Role of Geoscience in Coastal and River Development

October 25, 2018

Fugro free Seminar to Spotlight Role of Geoscience in Coastal and River Development

Cutting edge site investigation for nearshore development is the focus of Fugro’s one-day seminar, ‘Geo-Intelligence for Coastal Infrastructure’, taking place in Wallingford (UK) on November 15th.

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October 23, 2018

Leading Edge Materials reports optimized Spheronising Test Results from Woxna Graphite Project, Sweden

Leading Edge Materials Corp. is pleased to provide results from additional spheronisation test work undertaken on graphite from the Woxna graphite mine in Sweden. Woxna is a fully constructed mine, wi...

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October 22, 2018

Salini Impregilo wins Contract for Grand Paris Express Project

Salini Impregilo has won a €718.8-million contract to build a section of a new metro line for Grand Paris Express, the biggest project of sustainable mobility in Europe.

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October 22, 2018

Boliden invests in Mine Trucks for Kevitsa and Aitik in Scandinavia

Boliden has agreed with Komatsu to purchase 17 new haul trucks to the Kevitsa mine and 9 new haul trucks to the Aitik mine at a total price of SEK 900 m. The investment will support expanding operatio...

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October 22, 2018

Rajant, Osisoft Partner to bring enhanced Industrial IoT Offering to Mining, Transportation, Energy, and Oil & Gas Sectors

The partnership will see both companies bring total mobility, autonomous adaptability and mission-critical reliability to data delivery

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October 19, 2018

First look at HS2’s Euston Tunnel Portal Site as Demolitions completed

HS2 has successfully completed the demolition of the former carriage sheds at Euston station, revealing for the first time, the site of the approach tunnels for the new high speed rail link’s London t...

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GeoResources Journal 3-2018

October 19, 2018

GeoResources Journal 3-2018

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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October 19, 2018

Skanska plans Tunnel and Station for the Swedish Transport Administration Trafikverket

Skanska Sweden has signed an agreement with Trafikverket to work out the prerequisites for implement the contract "E9961 Tunnel and Station Sundbyberg-Solna" in the infrastructure project Mälarbanan. ...

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October 19, 2018

Digitalisation gets everyone talking at Intergeo 2018

A highly successful Intergeo 2018 drew to a close in Frankfurt. The trade fair and conference reinforced their credentials as the world’s number one communications and networking forum for the geo-IT ...

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New Drains for Singapore

October 18, 2018

New Drains for Singapore

In Singapore, a Herrenknecht tunnel boring machine (EPB Shield, Ø 5,250 mm) excavated two large drains for the Stamford Diversion Canal. The challenge: winding bottlenecks and an inner-city drive in o...

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October 17, 2018

Guangdong Tapai Group places Repeat Order with Loesche Shanghai

Guangdong Tapai Group places repeat order with Loesche Shanghai (LMM) for the delivery of another two coal mills

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Demand from Indian Power Sector will upkeep global Coal Industry Growth to 2022, says GlobalData

October 17, 2018

Demand from Indian Power Sector will upkeep global Coal Industry Growth to 2022, says GlobalData

  India’s growing appetite for coal arising from a burgeoning coal-fired power sector will drive demand for coal globally, albeit marginally, says leading data and analytics company GlobalData. 

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October 17, 2018

Sika commissions two new Plants in Kazakhstan

Sika is expanding its presence in Kazakhstan and strengthening its position in two of the country's growth regions. To reinforce existing production operations in Almaty in the southeast of the countr...

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October 16, 2018

Cimic's Thiess awarded Arthur Coal Contract

Cimic Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has secured a A$1.2 billion contract from BHP to provide mining services at the Mt Arthur Coal operation in the Hunter Valley, Australia.

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October 16, 2018

Grand opening of Intergeo 2018

Grand opening of Intergeo 2018 Central. Digital. Real.

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October 15, 2018

Petropavlovsk PLC appoints Independent Non-Executive Directors

The Board of Petropavlovsk PLC ("Petropavlovsk" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Messrs James W. Cameron Jr and Damien Hackett as Independent Non-Executive Directors of the ...

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Huge Robbins Slurry TBM makes the Cut in Japan

October 13, 2018

Huge Robbins Slurry TBM makes the Cut in Japan

  Hiroshima Heavyweight launches on Expressway Line 5

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October 13, 2018

Rail Infrastructure Alliance awarded Metro Tunnel works in Australia

Cimic Group company, CPB Contractors, as part of the Rail Infrastructure Alliance (RIA), has been awarded a $1 billion package of works by the Victorian Government in support of the $11 billion Metro ...

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October 13, 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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