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Corporate changes at Drummond

Corporate changes at Drummond

Drummond Co. Inc. appoints a new CEO and new Chairman of the company’s board.

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Komatsu buys Joy Global

Komatsu buys Joy Global

Komatsu is to buy US rival Joy Global in a deal valued at US$3.7 billion.

First fluegas desulfurisation system supplied to a West Balkans coal plant

First fluegas desulfurisation system supplied to a West Balkans coal plant

MHPS to supply the first fluegas desulfurisation system to Ugljevik thermal coal-fired power plant located in the Republic of Srpska.

Yancoal releases 2Q16 report

Yancoal releases 2Q16 report

Yancoal has released its 2Q16 report, which includes a quarterly production of 3.88 million t of saleable coal, a y/y decrease of 8%.

Liquidators appointed to Mongolian Mining Corp.

Liquidators appointed to Mongolian Mining Corp.

Joint provisional liquidators have been appointed over Mongolian Mining Corp.

 

Raspadskaya delivers stronger 2Q16

Raspadskaya delivers stronger 2Q16

Raw coal production jumped 16% quarter-on-quarter, while sales of metallurgical coal concentrate was also up, as the Russian coal company reported better quarterly results.

Kangala coal mine hits record production

Kangala coal mine hits record production

Universal’s coal mine hit record production in 2Q16 following the completion of a pit reconfiguration.

Jennmar purchases DSI’s US mining business

Jennmar purchases DSI’s US mining business

Frank Calandra Inc., the owner of ground control specialist, Jennmar, has added Dywidag Systems International’s US mining division to its stable.

SCCS Director: new report from NAO shows importance of CCS for UK

SCCS Director: new report from NAO shows importance of CCS for UK

SCCS Director highlights the importance of CCS following the release of a NAO report, which indicates the cost of decarbonising UK without CCS could be an extra £30 billion.

 

Wongawilli mining operations to restart

Wongawilli mining operations to restart

Mining operations will restart at Wongawilli coal mine after the signing of a mine services agreement with Delta SBD.

CoAL’s offer for Universal falls through

CoAL’s offer for Universal falls through

Coal of Africa has failed to complete its acquisition for Universal after being unable to meet the working capital requirements for AIM readmission.

O&M interest in Kibo's Mbeya power plant

O&M interest in Kibo's Mbeya power plant

Kibo Mining has received expressions of interest from a number of international O&M service providers in the O&M contract for the Mbeya power plant.

Anglo reports 2Q16 coal production results

Anglo reports 2Q16 coal production results

Anglo American’s export metallurgical coal production for 2Q16 saw a 4% increase whereas thermal coal decreased by 6%.

 

Geo Energy acquires PT Tanah Bumbu Resources

Geo Energy acquires PT Tanah Bumbu Resources

Indonesian coal company Geo Energy has agreed to buy a 98.83% stake in PT Tanah Bumbu Resources.

Leadership changes at Southern Company subsidiaries

Leadership changes at Southern Company subsidiaries

Southern Company has announced leadership changes at several of its subsidiaries to help position it for future growth.

MSHA finds overwhelming compliance with coal dust standard

MSHA finds overwhelming compliance with coal dust standard

In a recent coal mine dust sampling, MSHA finds nearly all respirable coal dust samples comply with new standards to lower levels of respirable coal dust.

New President of Volvo CE Americas Sales Region appointed

New President of Volvo CE Americas Sales Region appointed

Stephen Roy has been appointed as President Volvo CE Americas Sales Region, effective 1 September 2016.

 

 
 

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