Australian Vanadium has signed an agreement with Westgold Resources for water access assistance at its Western Australian vanadium project.
Newcrest Mining has secured adequate levels of water to continue producing without restraint at the Cadia operations in New South Wales.
Infrastructure SA has released a 20-year infrastructure strategy for South Australia that includes short- and long-term strategies to grow the state’s resources sector.
Aeris Resources may run out of water at its Tritton copper mine near Nyngan in New South Wales by February 2020.
Veolia Water Technologies is the world leader in water treatment. It offers a full range of services for the needs of mining industries.
The 4th International Future Mining Conference 2019 chairman Serkan Saydam believes other industries offer lessons that can prop up the sustainability of mining operations. Australian Mining writes.
Weir Minerals has extended its scope of service to the entire tailings process, from dewatering, transport and disposal to the conversion of tailings into a resource.
Water is critical for its role in minerals processing, dust suppression and slurry transport, and without it the entire operation would stop, according to engineering solutions provider Weir Minerals.
BHP has formed a partnership aimed at finding a sustainable way to both clean up legacy mining impacts and develop biomass to be used as feedstock for biofuels from the impacted lands and water.
Mining companies must navigate a market characterised by constant disruption and changing community expectations, according to Deloitte’s Tracking the Trends 2019.
Water management strategies have progressed significantly in mining since they were primarily focused on how to secure access to the resource.
Veolia Water Technologies have developed the sulphate removal technology LoSO4 to treat wastewater from mining operations for discharge or reuse.
A new process to clean mine tailings water, which cuts the process from years to hours, has been discovered.
BHP has rejected claims by the UN that the tailings released from the Samarco Dam disaster are toxic.
A new minerals processing technique using freezing to treat and recycle wastewater has been developed.
Government scientists have raised concerns over a proposed coal mine expansion by Wollongong Coal, stating it could put Sydney’s drinking water at risk.
Some farmers in north-west NSW are angry Shenhua’s massive new mine has been approved, and are vowing to undertake civil disobedience if the project goes ahead.
Shenhua’s huge Watermark Coal project in north-west New South Wales has been recommended for approval by the Planning Assessment Commission.
A gold mine in southern NSW has been ordered to pay $200 000 after it was found guilty of polluting nearby creeks.
Rhino Water Tanks will showcase their range of liquid storage solutions that are suitable for a range of mining applications at M&E NSW in October.