Alcoa’s Filtro Prensa bauxite residue filtration & dry stacking project set for completion in 2022; utilising state of the art Diemme filter presses
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Alcoa’s Filtro Prensa bauxite residue filtration & dry stacking project set for completion in 2022; utilising state of the art Diemme filter presses
January 18, 2022

Back in August 2021, work began on Alcoa Brasil’s Filtro Prensa project at its Poços de Caldas alumina refinery, which is supplied by a captive nearby bauxite mine. It represents an investment of R$310 million (US$55 million) that will completely change the technology for disposing of waste at the operation in Minas Gerais. The works[…]

Capital Drilling’s MSALABS and Modern Mining Testing to jointly establish major analysis lab for mining in Saudi Arabia
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Capital Drilling’s MSALABS and Modern Mining Testing to jointly establish major analysis lab for mining in Saudi Arabia
January 18, 2022

Global provider of geochemical laboratory services for the exploration and mining industries, MSALABS, recently signed in October 2021 a Heads of Terms with Modern Mining Testing Company in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia “which will seek to establish a major hub laboratory in the region for the analysis of mining samples from within Saudi Arabia[…]

Hexagon acquires Minnovare bolstering its underground drilling advanced technology offering
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Hexagon acquires Minnovare bolstering its underground drilling advanced technology offering
January 10, 2022

Hexagon AB, a global leader in digital reality solutions, combining sensor, software and autonomous technologies, has announced the acquisition of Minnovare, a leading provider of drilling technology that improves the speed, cost and accuracy of underground drilling. As surface ore deposits are exploited, mines are increasingly pushing deeper underground for minerals and metals. Minnovare specialises[…]

CORFO awards almost $10 million to ENGIE green hydrogen project that will fuel Enaex green ammonia plant for mining explosives manufacture
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CORFO awards almost $10 million to ENGIE green hydrogen project that will fuel Enaex green ammonia plant for mining explosives manufacture
January 5, 2022

Foreign investment has been key to developing green hydrogen in Chile. Initiatives promoted by Enel Green Power, Linde, ENGIE, Air Liquide, GNL Quintero and CAP have recently been chosen for co-financing support by Chile’s Economic Development Agency, CORFO, with the goal of speeding up the development of the industry in the country. CORFO has chosen[…]