Azarga Metals estimated maiden mineral resources of its Unkur Copper-Silver Project

MINEX FORUM | April 12, 2017
img0 Azarga Metals Corp. (TSX-V:AZR) announced the results of its maiden mineral resource estimate for its Unkur Copper-Silver Project in the Zabaikalsky Region of eastern Russia. The estimate is an Inferred Mineral Resource of 42 million tonnes at 0.52% copper and 38g/t silver, containing 220,000 tonnes (ie, 480 million pounds) of copper and 52 million ounces of silver. ...

Germany and Austria develop their electric-car charging infrastructure

MINEX FORUM | April 4, 2017
img0 Two adjacent European countries are stepping up efforts to improve their public electric-car charging infrastructure. Initiatives in Germany and Austria should see major improvements to charging networks in a short period of time, as both countries aggressively promote electric cars in an effort to reduce emissions. Austria hopes to unify what is already a considerable number of ...

Ukrainian mining and metallurgy can collapse – Borys Kolesnikov

MINEX FORUM | March 15, 2017
img0 The blockade of Donbas would provoke a domino effect and the metal and mining complex would collapse, then the energy sector, railways and ports would follow, Interfax said with reference to Prime Minister of the opposition government Borys Kolesnikov. “The organizers of the Donbas blockade demand that authorities sign international contracts on coal supplies. Where ...

MICROMINE to work at the Oyu Tolgoi

MINEX FORUM | March 14, 2017
img0 Image: mad-intelligence.com MICROMINE has implemented its leading fleet management and mine control solution, Pitram, at the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in the South Gobi region of Mongolia, the company reported. The implementation of Pitram includes standard voice deployment to equipment, configured to collect data relating to underground development activities with the focus being on high quality ...

Serbia’s government enters into negotiations with Chinese companies with regards to RTB Bor sale

MINEX FORUM | March 7, 2017
img0 Image: energovg.rs Serbia’s economy ministry is close to signing an agreement for the sale of copper miner and smelter RTB Bor to one of the largest Chinese mining companies, seenews.com reported.  The government is in intensive talks with Chinese companies for the privatisation of RTB Bor under a model similar to the one used in the sale of ...

The Navoi Mining and Metallurgical plant is seeking equipment and technology suppliers

MINEX FORUM | March 3, 2017
img0 The Navoi Mining and Metallurgical Plant (NMMP) is extending a cooperation offer to the companies supplying engineering and technological solutions. The companies technical requests and solution proposals will be discussed at the roundtable MINEX Uzbekistan, to be held in Tashkent on 16-17 May 2017. The NMMP are seeking cooperation in the following areas: Technologies: mining ...

SouthGobi Resources got a clime from its fuel supplier of US$ 8.9 million

MINEX FORUM | January 20, 2017
img0 Image: South Gobi Resources SouthGobi Resources Ltd. (SGQ.TO)(1878.HK) reported that SouthGobi Sands LLC (“SGS”), a subsidiary of the Company, has received a lawsuit notice from the Khan-Uul District Civil Court of First Instance in Mongolia (the “Court”) in relation to a claim from Magnai Trade LLC (“MT”), a fuel supplier of SGS, of MNT 22.2 billion ...