Anglo American faces disruption in BrazilTue, 13 Mar 2018 13:22:00 GMT
The London-listed miner said iron ore pulp, a non-hazardous waste ... Miners are facing increased scrutiny in Brazil where memories of the 2015 Samarco disaster, which killed as many as 19 people, are still fresh. A ruptured tailings dam at a mine operated ...
Anglo Americans Ruptured Pipeline Is 2nd Mine Incident in Brazil ...Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:35:00 GMT
Anglo American Plcs Brazilian iron-ore mine suffered operational delays after a pipeline ... In November 2015, a rupture at Samarco Mineracao SAs tailings dam sent billions of gallons of sludge into a river valley. The spill killed as many as 19 ...
Anglo American says no-one harmed in rupture at Minas RioTue, 13 Mar 2018 02:19:00 GMT
In November 2015, a rupture at the tailings plant at Samarco Mineracao SAs killed as many as 19 people and devastated the region. The operation is jointly owned by BHP and Vale, Brazils state-owned iron ore and coal company. Anglo American recently ...
Vale Deleveraging Rapidly While Capex Lifted On Cyclical PressuresMon, 12 Mar 2018 22:18:00 GMT
Vale is a global miner of iron ore and pellets. It also produces raw materials ... Mineracao Rio do Norte ($108 million) and Companhia Siderurgica do Pecem ($398 million). Reducing other cash outflows such as Samarco payments, REFIS (potential for ...
Investor alarm over Grange Resources' plan to diversify into ...Mon, 12 Mar 2018 22:10:00 GMT
Ironically, Savage River's iron ore has rarely been in more demand; the pellets and concentrate produced by the mine have been in short supply globally since BHP's Samarco operation was disrupted by a dam failure in 2015. The 65 per cent iron content in ...
Nexa a pioneer of the new future of mining - Tito MartinsTue, 06 Mar 2018 08:25:00 GMT
The perception of mining in the public sphere has even deteriorated in recent years in traditional mining countries such as Brazil and Peru, and was not helped by significant mining disasters such as the Samarco iron-ore tailings dam failure of December 2015.
Samarco iron ore mine could reopen this yearWed, 28 Feb 2018 11:45:00 GMT
The Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil is likely to resume operations before the end of the year or early 2019 Vale (NYSE:VALE) executives told investors on Wednesday. Samarco Mineracao a joint venture Vale and BHP (NYSE:BHP) ceased operations in ...
Localities affected by Samarco disaster to receive special fundingWed, 21 Feb 2018 12:35:00 GMT
A total of 39 Brazilian municipalities affected by the collapse of iron ore pellet maker Samarco's Fundo tailings dam in Minas ... BNamericas develops thousands of news articles, analyses and features every month, always concentrating on how to make or ...
How Brazils Worst Environmental Disaster Is Still Affecting Thousands ...Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:11:00 GMT
60 million cubic meters of iron ore tailings were leaked from the Samarco-operated mining complex and traveled 55 km from the Gualaxo do Norte River and another 22 km from the Carmo River to the Doce River. In total, the mud traveled 663 km to find the sea.
BHP Billiton takes 1.3bn tax hit in the USTue, 13 Feb 2018 22:17:00 GMT
BHP is awaiting the outcome of a case in Brazil to decide the final compensation due following the fatal accident at Samarco in 2015. A dam at the iron ore mine collapsed, killing 19 and flooding a river valley. Prosecutors had been looking for billions of ...
Ore-based metallicsTue, 30 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Chris Barrington, International Iron Metallics Association (IIMA) secretary general, summarizes recent changes in the pattern of supply of ore-based metallics (pig ... The continued suspension of supply from Samarco in Brazil is still contributing to ...
Samarcos preliminary licensesTue, 30 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Samarco has obtained preliminary and installation licenses to use the Alegria Sul caves to deposit tailings, as part of the process to resume iron ore pelletizing operations in Brazils southeastern Minas Gerais state. However, Samarco told Metal ...
Commodities Buzz: Vale In talks with BHP Billiton over Samarco ...Thu, 25 Jan 2018 02:49:00 GMT
Vale, the worlds largest iron ore producer, confirmed Wednesday it is in talks with BHP Billiton over the future of their Samarco joint venture, including the possibility of the Brazilian miner taking full ownership. During a meeting with investors and ...
Several Beaches Closed After Sewage Spill in Monterey BaySat, 20 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vale confirms talks with BHP over Samarco exit.Vale (NYSE:VALE), the worlds largest iron ore producer, confirmed Wednesday it is in talks with BHP Billiton over the future of their Samarco joint venture, including the possibility of the Brazilian ...
STEEL WEEK IN BRIEF: Scrap prices fall, HRC trade case in Brazil ...Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:11:00 GMT
Vale believes that it would be the best owner of Brazilian iron ore pellet producer Samarco, amid market rumors of a potential exit from the joint venture by its other owner, BHP. Rio Tinto hopes to produce 7.5-8.5 million tonnes of hard coking coal ...
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