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Future of Mining

Tech/funding changing the industry’s future

Big data analysis could be key to big new finds: report

Data searches to become more sophisticated and potentially lucrative

01 NOV 2019

Exploration

Big data analysis could be key to big new finds: report
Big data analysis could be key to big new finds: report
Big data analysis could be key to big new finds: report
Big data analysis could be key to big new finds: report

Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia

Duque's reforms buoy investors, but solving the popular consultation conundrum will be a tricky task

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Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia
Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia
Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia

Investing in African Mining Indaba 2020

Where the world connects with African mining

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Investing in African Mining Indaba 2020
Investing in African Mining Indaba 2020
Investing in African Mining Indaba 2020

Sprott-backed Silver Mines polishing project in time for bull run

Adding to 275Moz silver-equivalent project with regional exploration success

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Sprott-backed Silver Mines polishing project in time for bull run
Sprott-backed Silver Mines polishing project in time for bull run
Sprott-backed Silver Mines polishing project in time for bull run

Nordic Mining prepares for lift-off

Engebo anchored; now ready to set sail

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Nordic Mining prepares for lift-off
Nordic Mining prepares for lift-off
Nordic Mining prepares for lift-off

Vale Canada enlists GoldSpot for Sudbury exploration

AI company to help identify new drill targets at Coleman mine, Ontario

Discovery

25 OCT 2019
Vale Canada enlists GoldSpot for Sudbury exploration
Vale Canada enlists GoldSpot for Sudbury exploration
Vale Canada enlists GoldSpot for Sudbury exploration

EnviroLeach process works for Golden Predator

Environmentally benign process adds immediate value for 3 Aces ore

13 NOV 2019

Innovation

EnviroLeach process works for Golden Predator
EnviroLeach process works for Golden Predator
EnviroLeach process works for Golden Predator
EnviroLeach process works for Golden Predator

Action needed to avoid rare earth shortage

OEMs must adapt their technology to avoid a shortage of magnetic materials as early as 2025.

30 OCT 2019

Innovation

Action needed to avoid rare earth shortage
Action needed to avoid rare earth shortage
Action needed to avoid rare earth shortage

Smaller miners have innovation advantages

Smaller companies which have to use consultants may be more innovative

23 OCT 2019

Innovation

Smaller miners have innovation advantages
Smaller miners have innovation advantages

Africa's rising resource nationalism ups stakes for miners

The past three years has seen policy in several jurisdictions test the patience of investors

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Africa's rising resource nationalism ups stakes for miners
Africa's rising resource nationalism ups stakes for miners
Africa's rising resource nationalism ups stakes for miners

Poster South Africa mine regeneration on track

Orion Minerals close to investment decision on Prieska

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Poster South Africa mine regeneration on track
Poster South Africa mine regeneration on track
Poster South Africa mine regeneration on track

IronRidge derisks through diverse discoveries

Explorer focuses on significant gold and lithium portfolios in Africa

IronRidge derisks through diverse discoveries
IronRidge derisks through diverse discoveries
IronRidge derisks through diverse discoveries

Oriole's deepening footprint in West Africa is paying off

Junior likes first-mover advantage in two of Africa's exploration hot spots

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Oriole's deepening footprint in West Africa is paying off
Oriole's deepening footprint in West Africa is paying off
Oriole's deepening footprint in West Africa is paying off

Trevali to take MinePortal underground

Zinc miner looks to software to improve connectivity to geological data

22 OCT 2019

Innovation

Trevali to take MinePortal underground
Trevali to take MinePortal underground
Updated:

Best drill intercepts of the month to date, by gold-equivalent value. Data provided by RSC Mining & Mineral Exploration.

† Share price changes are 1 day before or after reporting date.

*All commodities converted to gold-equivalent based on selling prices for that week sourced from Quandl.

 
Updated:

Best drill intercepts of the year to date, by gold-equivalent value. Data provided by RSC Mining & Mineral Exploration.

† Share price changes are 1 day before or after reporting date.

*All commodities converted to gold-equivalent based on selling prices for that week sourced from Quandl.

 

EV revolution: are we getting carried away?

Panellists at LME week said the EV revolution was not being over-hyped despite weak sales.

29 OCT 2019

Events Coverage

EV revolution: are we getting carried away?
EV revolution: are we getting carried away?
EV revolution: are we getting carried away?
EV revolution: are we getting carried away?

Conference hears about keys for digital strategy implementation success

Successful technology implementation requires operational input

22 OCT 2019

Investment

Conference hears about keys for digital strategy implementation success
Conference hears about keys for digital strategy implementation success
Conference hears about keys for digital strategy implementation success

Over-confident investors underestimate thinning pipeline, bank warns

Investors might do better to put their money into gold than copper for now, the bank suggested.

10 OCT 2019

Investment

Over-confident investors underestimate thinning pipeline, bank warns
Over-confident investors underestimate thinning pipeline, bank warns

The future of junior finance?

A hybrid of regulated raisings and crowdfunding could extend a lifeline to small-cap resources firms

03 OCT 2019

Investment

The future of junior finance?

2020 key year for Fresnillo turnaround

Investments to mitigate dilution and grade issues online in 2020

2020 key year for Fresnillo turnaround
2020 key year for Fresnillo turnaround

Intelligent Mining is the future for the extractive industry

New integrated technological advancements all mining companies should adopt

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Intelligent Mining is the future for the extractive industry
Intelligent Mining is the future for the extractive industry
Intelligent Mining is the future for the extractive industry

The future of mining is (still) people

People remain the key to unlocking the potential of the fourth industrial revolution

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The future of mining is (still) people
The future of mining is (still) people
The future of mining is (still) people

White Gold turns heads as exploration steps up a gear

Yukon gold explorer has one of the sector's most prospective land packages

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White Gold turns heads as exploration steps up a gear
White Gold turns heads as exploration steps up a gear
White Gold turns heads as exploration steps up a gear

Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South Africa gold rush site

Theta shallow gold find in South Africa's oldest gold district

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Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South Africa gold rush site
Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South Africa gold rush site
Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South Africa gold rush site

Baptiste: Mining needs sustainability partnerships to fulfil development role

Mining has vital role to face humanity's climate and ecosystem challenges

13 NOV 2019

Sustainability

Baptiste: Mining needs sustainability partnerships to fulfil development role
Baptiste: Mining needs sustainability partnerships to fulfil development role
Baptiste: Mining needs sustainability partnerships to fulfil development role
Baptiste: Mining needs sustainability partnerships to fulfil development role

Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution

Dassault Systèmes' Prashanth Mysore on the value for miners of today's digital-lean shift

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Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution
Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution
Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution

De-risking delivers value in Galena

Strong backing for Abra base metals project as it nears construction phase

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De-risking delivers value in Galena
De-risking delivers value in Galena
De-risking delivers value in Galena

Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves in Congo

DRC gold explorer sets sights high

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Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves in Congo
Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves in Congo
Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves in Congo

White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project

'Second string' project has new glow for White Rock

White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project
White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project
White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project

New mineral sands miner polishes its Image

Australia's newest mineral sands producer over-delivers

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New mineral sands miner polishes its Image
New mineral sands miner polishes its Image
New mineral sands miner polishes its Image

Peel cracks Cobar code

Successful explorer confident of more breakthroughs in prolific district

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Peel cracks Cobar code
Peel cracks Cobar code
Peel cracks Cobar code

Terramin leads gold-copper revival in South Australia

District with a rich mining history looks to have impressive future

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Terramin leads gold-copper revival in South Australia
Terramin leads gold-copper revival in South Australia
Terramin leads gold-copper revival in South Australia

Futureproofing education for mining

Multifaceted approach from industry and academics required to address skills shortages

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Futureproofing education for mining
Futureproofing education for mining
Futureproofing education for mining

Codelco awards US$1B desal plant contract

Marubeni consortium wins BOOT contract for initial 840lps plant

05 NOV 2019

Copper News

Codelco awards US$1B desal plant contract

LME, WEF take lead on responsible sourcing

The LME and WEF are looking to boost transparency in the metal supply chain.

29 OCT 2019

Sustainability

LME, WEF take lead on responsible sourcing
LME, WEF take lead on responsible sourcing

Building uncertainty advantage in a climate of change

Effective management of future risks from a changing climate means starting early

28 OCT 2019
Building uncertainty advantage in a climate of change
Building uncertainty advantage in a climate of change

Gold likely to weather all climate scenarios, says WGC report

Gold may have an additional role to play as a climate risk mitigation asset in long-term investment

Gold likely to weather all climate scenarios, says WGC report
Gold likely to weather all climate scenarios, says WGC report

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