Article - 28 Apr 2022
This article looks at 3D modeling processes, how it is being used in the mining industry, its benefits, challenges being faced in 3D modeling, as well as a concise insight into what the future holds.
Article - 27 Apr 2022
The mining industry utilizes GIS in a wide range of applications. So far, the leverage of GIS in mining has resulted in the effective and optimal design of the mine development process.
Article - 30 Mar 2022
This article looks at automated technology and its use in mining and how it is helping to develop reliable and safer unmanned mines.
Article - 10 Mar 2022
This article looks at Wang, B. & Huang, L.'s study published in Frontiers in Earth Science, which looks at a polarization migration velocity model building method for geological prediction ahead of...
Article - 23 Feb 2022
Penn State University chemical engineers have been awarded a $1.7m grant to develop a sustainable process for recovering rare earth elements from phosphogypsum, a by-product of fertilizer.
Article - 17 Feb 2020
In the mining industry, the reliability of mining equipment and the safety of personnel working with it is of paramount importance. Equipment can be placed under enormous strain due to the harsh...
Article - 14 Nov 2019
Some devices require semiconductor materials with elements from the “metalloid staircase” (located across groups 13, 14 and 15 of the periodic table).
Article - 26 Aug 2019
Acid mine drainage (AMD) is a significant source of water pollution in areas surrounding current and historic metal and coal mine sites.
Article - 3 Jul 2019
Trace metals are found naturally in the environment and living things in minimal amounts, and are the metal subset of trace elements.
Article - 1 May 2018
There is an urgent need to reduce the amount of pollutants that are discharged into the environment and adequately cleanup areas where these pollutants have travelled to.