Wollongong Coal has announced that CEO Mitchell Jakeman will resign from his employment effective 31 May 2020 for personal reasons.
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Brokk has added to its aftermarket service capabilities, including machine refurbishment and repair, with the addition of its new Demonstration and Service Center in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA.
Anglo American and Komatsu have announced a new mine rehabilitation partnership that will see more than 9000 trees planted at Anglo American’s Dawson Mine in Central Queensland’s Bowen Basin, Australia.
Teck Resources Limited has announced the creation of a US$20 million fund to support COVID-19 response and future recovery efforts.
Earlier in 2020 representatives from Maptek South Africa, Europe/UK and Russia undertook an extensive mine measurement training course in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Doosan Infracore received large orders for medium-sized excavators from China, as the Chinese construction machinery markets began showing positive signs of recovery.
Vale has updated the market on the steps and policies it is taking to safeguard its employees and business.
The CIM 2020 Convention will gather more than 5000 participants in Vancouver for knowledge sharing, business and networking.
Fitch Solutions has released a report that shows an expectation of Vietnam's power expansion to continue being largely driven by coal, despite increasing pressures on the fuel source recently.
Underground mining operations typically experience low-visibility conditions, making traditional surveillance and safety monitoring difficult.
The US Department of Energy has announced nearly US$6.3 million for university training and research for fossil energy applications.
Rio Tinto has awarded Perth-based company Mondium a contract valued at approximately AUS$400 million for the design and construction of a mine in Western Australia.