Monthly Archives: March 2021

Interact Analysis Predicts Slow Adoption of Transport Truck Electrification in Surface Mines

The electrical revolution seems to be well and truly underway in the mining space, with underground mines of all sizes planning, testing, or ordering various battery-powered electrical machines to help them decarbonize their operations. Still, Interact Analysis’s latest off-road vehicle market report indicated that the surface transition will take a …

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Barloworld Equipment Mining Launches Cat MD6200 Rotary Drill Rig

/ MEDIA STATEMENT / This content is not written by Creamer Media, but is a media statement provided. Barloworld Equipment (BWE) Mining, a heavy-duty machinery and services company, has extended its mining solutions offering with the introduction of the Caterpillar MD6200 rotary blasthole drill rig. “The MD6200 is a production …

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Featherston returns as editor of the Mining Quarterly | Mining

ELKO – The Elko Daily Free Press welcomes a former Mining Quarterly editor back to the publication. Suzanne Featherston returns to her position as editor. She covered mining in Nevada from 2017 to 2019 as she took readers underground, above ground and even to the International Varsity Mining Games in …

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20 Under 40: Sean Hovorka Commits to Future in Mining, Moffat County Community Amid Changes

Sean Hovorka. (Courtesy photo) Sean Hovorka may not have been born in Moffat County, but an understanding and appreciation for the region’s unique personality has made it a home he is truly dedicated to. Since arriving at the Trapper Mine in 2018, Hovorka has been involved in the community on …

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Bluestone Expands Production Plans with Cerro Blanco PEA Surface Mining

Posted by Daniel Gleeson on March 1, 2021 Bluestone Resources has presented a new surface mining plan for its Cerro Blanco project in southeast Guatemala, which effectively doubles production and triples potential returns to investors from the gold-silver asset. Cerro Blanco’s preliminary economic assessment, which comes just under 11 months …

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