Industry: Mining Metals Press Releases

CAMMS MD to Address Mining Industry Leaders at IMARC 2014

Joe Collins, Founder and Managing Director of CAMMS will address global mining industry influencers on the topic of "Increasing Corporate Returns through Effective CPM" at the International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) and Exhibition to be held in Melbourne from the 22-26 September 2014. For five days at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, mining industry leaders, policy makers, financiers, technical experts, innovators and educators will immerse themselves in the major industry challenges, issues and solutions through the three streams of Policy, Technology & Skills and Investment.

Mining Industry Leaders to Discuss Technology Improvements at Chile Conference

How far can technology change go in helping mining companies raise operational margins, drive productivity and cut costs? Mining innovators from CODELCO, BHP Billiton, Cochilco, Griffin Coal Mining, Kairos Mining, Hochschild Mining, Newmont, CSIRO and the Center for Excellence in Mining Innovation will share first hand experiences on the subject at the 5th Annual Global Mining Technology Forum in October.

US Climbers in Dire Need of Rescue Assistance After Political Unrest Leaves the Team Stranded in the Mountains Without Supplies

A team of climbers including US Las Vegas native John Beebe, a rising youth motivational speaker known as the The Climbing Guy, risk danger in the wilderness of Indonesia after political unrest breaks into war. Abandoned and left to fend for themselves by their hired porters who stole their food, water, and supplies, the crew were last heard from on Friday by sateillite phone to update their status as 'alive' before the phone battery died. Despite a previous refusal for assistance from a US company at the location of the climbers, and despite assistance from the US embassy, representatives from the Arizona based business Freeport McMoRan who runs the mine near the climbers finally agreed to provide emergency evacuation assistance tomorrow weather permitting.

Building a Safety Culture for Miners

Significant announcements were made this week for the much awaited 4th Global Health & Safety Forum which is scheduled on 09 - 11 September 2014 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Vic van Vuuren, Director -International Labour Organization; Mongezi Veti, General manager HSEC - Exxaro; Alwyn Spies, Behavior Safety Manager - Sasol; Alfred Chinbuah, HSLP Manager - Newmont and Alfred Chimutanda, Group Health, Safety and Environment Manager - RioZim were announced as speakers at this forum.

Chile to Host 5th Edition of the Global Mining Technology Forum

Fleming Gulf Conferences has announced that the 5th edition of it's flagship mining conference will take place in October 2014 in Santiago, Chile. The event will be a definitive meeting point for technology leaders across the regional and global mining community to discuss how to increase business value and productivity by adopting the latest technology available.

Fleming Gulf Conferences Announces Mine Safety Conference in Russia

Moscow will host the inaugural Central Asia Health and Safety Forum in Mining, to address critical issues related to occupational health and safety in the region. Scheduled on 2-3 September 2014, the conference will attract high caliber experts in the field, to jointly debate on best practices and advanced technologies to prevent accidents, injury and ailments amongst mine workers.

Siemens Acquires Service Guide, Inc

Siemens Industry, Inc. today announced it has completed the acquisition of Service Guide, Inc., an Ohio-based company that has provided repair and refurbishing services for steel and aluminum mills since 1964.

Global Mining at the Threshold of Incorporating IT and Communications

Globalization and changing market dynamics have made it obligatory for mining companies to resort to IT solutions to unravel financial pressures and day to day operational complexities. To address the increasing need of sustainable information management systems by mining companies, the Global IT Mining and Communication Summit will be held from 20 - 21st November at London, United Kingdom.

Bracken International Mining Signes Agreement With Sanit Trading to Supply

Bracken International Mining is pleased to announce the Company has signed a contract with Sanit Trading of Qingdoa China to supply $260 million worth of manganese ore from its Big George West Timor Mine in Indonesia. Sanit will purchase 30,000t per month of manganese which will be exported through the nearby Kupang Port. First delivery is due in late November 2012.

A Family Tradition at Eramet Marietta

Eramet Marietta is part of a family tradition for those working in the Marietta, Ohio area. The company greatness can be measured by the generations of families who choose to work there.

African Mining Leaders to Meet in Johannesburg

Over the course of two days, Operational Excellence in Mining Summit 2012 will be held in Radisson Blu Gautrain, Johannesburg - South Africa on 24 - 25 April. The summit will witness some of the leading speakers from global mining companies such as Mike Rossouw, Executive Director Operations, Xstrata Alloys Head Office ; Pamela Naidoo, Country Manager Exploration, Rio Tinto, President Elect and Vice President, Geological Society of South Africa ; Linas Liubinskas, President, Global Mining Alliance ; Sakhile Ngcobo, Director, De Beers Consolidated Mines Limited.