Vale has recently completed its first sale of iron ore using blockchain technology with Nanjing Iron & Steel Group International Trade Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of Nanjing Iron and Steel Co., Ltd.
Handling & processing
sensemetrics Inc. has recently launched a tailored IIoT solutions that gives mining companies and their insurers real-time, end-to-end tailings storage facilities insights.
CarbonChain, a UK government backed software as a service company that helps companies automate the accounting of the carbon emissions in their supply chain, has secured investment from the San Francisco based venture capital fund, Y Combinator.
At the Monchegorsk industrial site of Kola MMC (a subsidiary of Norilsk Nickel), a weighing system has been put into operation for the logistics department worth about RUB 21 million.
NETL researchers have developed a method to custom-formulate low-cost membranes to more effectively separate carbon dioxide from nitrogen in a high volume of flue gas.
Nexa Vazante (Nexa Resources) has used Orica’s wireless technology to reduce ore dilution and improve safety.
Modular Mining has recently announced that Glencore has selected the its fleet management and machine guidance systems to support the United Wambo Joint Venture project.
Hindalco Industries Ltd has entered into a MoU with UltraTech Cement Ltd to deliver 1.2 million tpy of red mud (also known as bauxite residue) to UltraTech’s 14 plants located across 7 states.
Zeppelin International, with the support of technology and services from Immersive Technologies, is set to provide comprehensive training for both green and experienced personnel operating a range of Caterpillar truck models within the Navoi mine site, Uzbekistan.
Metso Outotec will deliver two primary crushing stations for a mine located in the Russian Far East.
Trials using fossil-free fuels in LKAB’s pellet plant have produced successful results within the framework of the HYBRIT initiative.
The United Nations and International Council on Mining and Minerals have recently launched global standards for the safe management of mine tailings.