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  • Article - 24 Sep 2012
    Portable x-ray fluorescence (XRF) applications in the mining industry have increased tremendously in the 21st century.
  • Article - 13 Sep 2012
    Porphyry deposits are very attractive exploration and mining targets due to their high tonnage and relatively easy open pit mining. They are commonly associated with porphyritic intrusive rocks, i.e.,...
  • Article - 26 Jul 2018
    All mining operations are temporary, regardless of their size and complexity. Eventually, when all the accessible and valuable materials have been extracted the mine must be closed and the site it is...
  • Article - 2 Sep 2015
    Aaron Baensch talks to AZoMining about using portable XRF analysis in gold exploration applications.
  • Article - 21 Aug 2018
    The confined space within any underground mine can allow for an unsafe accumulation of significant concentrations of both gases and particles, that form as a result of both natural and...
  • Article - 27 Aug 2018
    Compressed air is regarded as the fourth utility after water, power and fuel (natural gas), and generally the one that all customers should generate and offer themselves. Compressor oil analysis is...
  • Article - 26 Jul 2018
    Since its introduction around 4,000 years ago, coal – a naturally occurring combustible solid – has been utilized as a fuel source for heating and cooking and, in more recent times, for the generation...
  • Article - 13 Sep 2012
    Mining and exploration activities for precious metals have risen due to both high prices and increased demand. Precious metals are a collection of valuable metals that includes gold, silver, and the...
  • Article - 13 Sep 2012
    Throughout history, gold (Au) has been a very valuable metal because of its monetary worth and unique physical and chemical properties; it is chemically stable (does not oxidize, unlike other metals)...
  • Article - 7 May 2021
    Increased energy efficiency and renewable energy play a key role in fighting the growing effects of climate change.