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Dinosaurs to digital demons

The dinosaur says it all, says Accenture's mining (North America) boss Jose J Suarez. “Digital technology...

North America

10 MARCH 2014

Alaska: The Pebble in the room

There's no stopping the Environmental Pro­tect­ion Agency when it smells blood. It doesn't give a fig...

North America

06 MARCH 2014

Digital signals much clearer

Major service and technology companies continue to focus attention on the digital revolution in mining....

North America

06 MARCH 2014

This week: 28/2/14

  Production and markets South Africa's Gold Fields Ltd reported an 11% cut in mineral reserves at...

Africa

28 FEBRUARY 2014

ICT Notebook: Mintec steps out

US-based mining software developer Mintec claims to have “further distanced itself from the competition”�...

North America

27 FEBRUARY 2014

ICT notebook: Mobile coverage extended

It is not the first report of late on resource-sector ‘mobile tech', and probably will not be the last,...

North America

21 FEBRUARY 2014

Halverson moves up

Gary Halverson was promoted to president and CEO of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc from his previous chief...

North America

21 FEBRUARY 2014

This week: 21/2/14

Production and markets The Tomingley gold project has poured its first gold following the commissioning...

Africa

21 FEBRUARY 2014

Fight or flight for private equity

‘Coming to a screen near you”¦ private equity (PE) investment'. Or so the market thought. For more...

Africa

21 FEBRUARY 2014

Barrick Gold cuts reserves by a quarter

Barrick Gold Corp has cut its overall reserves by a quarter to 104.1Moz after applying a lower gold price...

Central/South America

14 FEBRUARY 2014

Willis advises miners to treat risk seriously

Mining companies must resist the temptation to achieve cost reductions by cutting expenditure on risk...

North America

14 FEBRUARY 2014

On both sides of the deal

HudBay Minerals Inc has been looking for that elusive project, mine or company for quite some time. Its...

North America

14 FEBRUARY 2014