Finning captures large Cat equipment order from Codelco’s Andina, Chuquicamata mines
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Finning captures large Cat equipment order from Codelco’s Andina, Chuquicamata mines
August 4, 2021

Caterpillar’s relationship with Codelco in Chile continues to strengthen with the OEM, through its Finning dealer, set to deliver mining support equipment and underground loaders to two of the copper miners’ operations. The orders, revealed in Finning’s June quarter 2021 results, contributed to a building equipment backlog in mining and construction registered during the three-month[…]

Murray & Roberts’ Cementation Americas business wins Rio and BHP contracts
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Murray & Roberts’ Cementation Americas business wins Rio and BHP contracts
August 4, 2021

Murray & Roberts’ Cementation Americas business has confirmed two new mining contracts with Rio Tinto and BHP. Cementation USA secured the Underground Characterisation Development and Infrastructure project in Utah for Rio Tinto’s Kennecott copper operations (open pit, pictured). The value of this agreement is circa-$70 million, with the initial scope including lateral development and associated[…]

FLSmidth confirms final agreement to buy thyssenkrupp’s mining business for €325 million, closing H2 2022
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FLSmidth confirms final agreement to buy thyssenkrupp’s mining business for €325 million, closing H2 2022
July 29, 2021

FLSmidth and thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions AG (a fully owned subsidiary of thyssenkrupp AG) have reached an agreement that FLSmidth will acquire thyssenkrupp’s Mining business (TK Mining) for a total consideration (enterprise value) of €325 million, corresponding to approximately DKK 2.4 billion. Closing of the transaction is expected in H2 2022 and is subject to customary[…]

Scantech launches GEOSCAN GOLD to help digitalise and control ore quality
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Scantech launches GEOSCAN GOLD to help digitalise and control ore quality
July 27, 2021

Scantech International Pty Ltd has released GEOSCAN GOLD, a premium elemental analyser that, it says, uses the highest specification PGNAA (prompt gamma neutron activation analysis) technology available. The analyser, which builds on Scantech’s GEOSCAN-M high-performance elemental analyser, provides previously unattainable levels of risk-free, real-time measurement performance to the resources sector to help digitalise and control[…]