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  • Article - 23 Nov 2017
    The extraction of sand, gravel, oil and gas from seas has taken place for several decades, however recent discoveries of other rich mineral deposits on the seafloor, in addition to advancing...
  • Article - 13 Oct 2017
    Throughout history, coal-mining explosions have accounted for the deaths of thousands of workers as a result of the combustion of either methane gas or coal dust within the mine.
  • Article - 13 Oct 2017
    The combustion of either methane, which is released during the extraction of coal from the walls of the mines, coal dusts or a combination of both, are the sources of coal mine explosions that have...
  • Article - 12 Nov 2015
    The mining industry has evolved over the past quarter-century—from an occupation that was once laborious, unpredictable and dangerous, to one that's better regulated and much more profitable.
  • Article - 28 Apr 2022
    Due to the inherent dangers of mining, safety training is important. In the mining industry, virtual and augmented reality is being used to replace outdated and ineffective training with more...
  • Article - 14 Oct 2021
    There is a need to physically extract or handle mining equipment, but the industry is increasingly making use of intelligent automation in the form of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning...
  • Article - 17 Jul 2015
    Todd Houlahan speaks to AZoMining about the use of x-ray diffraction in mineral processing and specifically how the Olympus TERRA can help rapidly identify minerals in the field.
  • Article - 5 Nov 2012
    In this interview, Geoff Eyre, CEO of Amlib Group, talks about their gold exploration projects in Liberia, and their contributions to the local community through their CSR programs.
  • 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 - 20 Aug 2012
    Zimbabwe is located in the African continent between Zambia and South Africa. The total area of the country is 390,757 km2, and it has a population of 12,619,600 as of July 2011.