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Veolia commissions water treatment facility to treat West Virginia waterways

Veolia Water has commissioned and begun managing the operations of one of CONSOL Energy Inc's Zero Liquid...

North America

03 OCTOBER 2013

My last fracking comment

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, was big news in the UK this week, about four decades after the technique...

Europe/Middle East

23 AUGUST 2013

US mining fatalities reach record low in 2012

Data released by the US Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) reveal that 2012 saw the lowest...

North America

15 JULY 2013

Bowie and private equity snap up Arch

Bowie Resources LLC and Galena Private Equity Resource Fund, a subsidiary of Trafigura AG, teamed up...

North America

05 JULY 2013

AuRico chairman

AuRico Gold Inc has appointed Alan Edwards as chairman more than two weeks after Colin Benner tendered...

North America

05 JULY 2013

Monarchy hire

Monarchy Resources Inc, a US-based company focused on acquisitions of minority stakes in precious metals...

North America

05 JULY 2013

Sibanthracite float to raise up to US$214m

UK-based investment fund Man Group plc expects to raise up to US$214 million under plans to list its...

Asia

05 JULY 2013

This week: 28/6/13

Production and markets Marc Rich, the founder of Marc Rich & Co, which later became Glencore International...

Africa

28 JUNE 2013

This week: 14/06/13

  Finance Rio Tinto agreed to sell its Eagle nickel-copper project (pictured) in Michigan, US, to...

Africa

14 JUNE 2013

Mineral sands: Roller-coaster ride

After growing into an US$11 billion sector in recent years, the mineral sands industry underwent a period...

Africa

14 JUNE 2013

Miner's right: Green shoots of recovery

It is in Andrew Mackenzie's interest to talk up China's growth prospects and for that reason alone the...

Asia

14 JUNE 2013

Miner's right: Clear and present danger

If stockpiles of a metal are rising the price should be falling, but with copper that is not the case,...

Asia

07 JUNE 2013