News - 11 May 2004
The Alberta Research Council (ARC), under a contract to Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development (AAFRD), recently conducted two tests on a biologically-based lubricant (biolubricant) for...
News - 7 May 2004
The Harvey Flower Titanium Prize, established by the Titanium Information Group (TIG) and co-sponsored by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, is dedicated to the memory of Professor...
News - 6 May 2004
Bessemer Gold Medal
For outstanding services to the steel industry, awarded to Professor R J Fruehan, US Steel Professor, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
News - 8 Apr 2004
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory have helped develop a new technology that converts material dredged from the bottoms of harbors and waterways into a...
News - 5 Apr 2004
A novel method that uses bacteria to mine valuable minerals from the ocean has been developed. Nodules collected from the Indian Ocean seabed can be treated to extract scarce land-based minerals in an...
News - 16 Mar 2004
Xstrata Technology announces that the world’s largest ultra fine grinding mill, the 2.6 MW M10000 IsaMill, has been successfully commissioned at Anglo Platinum’s Western Limb Tailings...
News - 11 Mar 2004
CSIRO has announced a new research and development push targeting a giant copper-zinc ore body in the Yilgarn Craton, a 500,000 square kilometres patch of desert encircling Kalgoorlie, Western...
News - 8 Apr 2003
Xstrata have announced a bid for the takeover of Australian-based MIM via a wholly owned subsidiary. MIM are a mining and minerals processing company producing copper, gold, zinc, lead, silver and...
News - 11 Oct 2002
The ability for UK manufacturing industry to compete in world markets received a major boost with the announcement on 5 September by Trade Secretary Patricia Hewitt of PowdermatriX, a new Faraday...
News - 9 Oct 2002
Bema Gold Corp and EAGC Ventures Corp, the owners of Chimera Mines and Minerals have entered into a business combination agreement. EAGC are in the process of acquiring Petrex, who own gold mining...