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Vale's coal interests - SourceWatch

2019-9-4  Vale is a Brazilian diversified mining multinational corporation and one of the largest logistics operators in Brazil. The global mining company has interests in coal mining operations in Australia, China and Colombia and is involved in developing new coal mines in Australia, Colombia, Mongolia and Mozambique.Vale states on its website that "current production capacity from our global coal


Coal mining - Wikipedia

2019-10-15  Coal miners leaving an American mine at the end of a shift (April 1974) Surface coal mining in Wyoming in the United States. A coal mine in Bihar, India. A coal mine in Frameries, Belgium. Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground. Coal is valued for its energy content and since the 1880s, has been widely used to generate


RWE npower, Colombian coal is killing our children!

2017-2-16  The coal power station at Aberthaw is not just polluting much of South Wales with its filthy emissions. It could also be seriously damaging the health of children in Colombia with coal dust from BHP Billiton's massive Cerrejón coal mine. In this open letter, Luz Ángela Uriana Epiayu implores RWE npower to shut down its stinking, obsolete and illegal power station.


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At least eleven die in Colombia coal mine explosion -

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Air of discontent around Cerrejón mine deepens as

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Vale to sell Qld coal mine -

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Cerrejón mine in Colombia: can it address its human

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Colombia wants to become player in copper in next

2019-7-19  Colombia is looking to become a notable producer of copper within the next few years, the head of the national mining agency said, in a bid to diversify its mining output without neglecting


Vale Sells $1.8 Billion Stake in Norway -

2013-11-12  Vale SA, the world’s biggest iron ore exporter, sold its stake in aluminum-maker Norsk Hydro ASA for $1.8 billion, about half the holding’s value when the Brazilian company acquired it in 2011.


An Endless Crime: BHP Billiton and Vale's Sludge Still

Life and the planet endured a deadly attack, and unfortunately, it was not the first time: BHP Billiton has many deaths on its record. In 1979, the explosion of a coal mine killed 14 people; in 1986, in a similar case, 12 people died; in 1994, 11 people died. In 2015, a BHP book registered the death of 180 steel ers from the company between 1926 and 1964.


The 10 Biggest Nickel Producers of 2014

BHP Billiton's nickel production in 2014 remained mostly unchanged from a year earlier at 143,000 tons. The global commodity producer, whose assets include iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and uranium, mines and refines nickel at Nickel West in Western Australia and the Cerro Matoso mine in Colombia.



He has experience in geological exploration of deposits of coal, iron, nickel, chromium. He is a part-time expert on coal deposits of the State Commission on Mineral Reserves (GKZ). He is a member of the Russian Society of Subsoil Use Experts (OERN). He took


Vale Says Galilee Miners Need to Build Joint Rail to

2011-11-23  Vale SA, the world’s biggest exporter of iron ore, said miners planning about $32 billion of coal projects in Australia’s Galilee Basin should build a jointly owned railway to save costs and


Argentine macroeconomic context forces huge 6bn

2019-9-30  Vale, the world’s largest iron-ore producer, announced 1.47 billion of asset sales last year, including a coal mine in Colombia and 10 large vessels, while putting projects on hold in Canada and


Sentinel Waggon Works - Wikipedia

2019-10-28  A new company Sentinel Waggon Works Ltd was formed when steam wagon production was switched to a new factory, opened at Shrewsbury in 1915. There were several other slight changes to the name over the company's lifetime when further infusions of ing capital were required to obviate financial problems.


More AGMs, and uranium mining - London Mining

2019-9-22  In late January 2019, the collapse of two tailings dams at Vale’s Brumadinho iron ore mine in Brazil killed hundreds of ers and local residents in the state of Minas Gerais. Even more horrifying, the Brumadinho catastrophe was a tragedy foretold, with unheeded prior warnings from mine inspectors and Vale’s own ers.


Mining Jobs Mining Employment - Careermine

2019-10-30  Search 1000's of active mining jobs including engineering and geology jobs. New jobs daily. Job seekers post your resume for employers to find.


Sandvik Group — Home

Sandvik is an engineering group in mining and rock excavation, metal-cutting and materials technology.


Terminating an enterprise agreement is the trickle

2019-1-31  By contrast, the CFMMEU pointed to the desire of Wollongong Coal to restart Russell Vale with a completely outsourced force and maintained that, given that the terms and conditions contained in the Agreement were remarkably similar to surrounding coal mine operations, the existence of the Agreement was no impediment to restarting operations.


Blockadia: Keep Fossil Fuels in the Ground! EJAtlas

Ffos-y-fran opencast coal mine, South Wales, United Kingdom Resistance: Over 300 protesters entered UK’s biggest opencast coal mine, Ffos-y-Fran to temporarily halt operations. The activists demand to Reclaim the Power, End Coal Now and transition away from fossil fuels by “leaving the coal in the hole”!


Steelguru:Resource for Iron and Steel News, Steel

SteelGuru is the best resource for Steel News, Metal/Mining News, Coal/Power News, gas-oil News, infrastructure/logistics news, automobile news and provides historical data for Raw Materials


Analysis: Weaker Latin American steel outlook could

The weaker outlook could hit demand for coking coal in Brazil. Brazil took 7.6 million mt of US met coal in 2018, up from 6.6 million mt in 2017, with strong demand for US high-vol and a range of low-vol and mid-vol coking coals shipped from the US East Coast and Aama.


Anglo American coal firm undermining crucial climate

2014-12-9  ‘No to mining’ is the demand of marchers on a demonstration over government subsidies in Colombia last year. Photograph: Raul Arboleda/AFP/Getty Images Governments and the


Latin America: Several conflicts over mining projects

2016-2-12  The company denies thisSo far the farmers are winningIn all 53 people have been killed and almost 1,500 injured in social conflicts in Peru, mostly related to extractive industries, since Mr Humala took off in 2011Battles over the exploitation of natural resources have become common throughout Latin AmericaReconciling the


The Worst Company in the World - jacobinmag

2015-11-12  As a staff member in the or international development fund created by the United Steelers, the major union representing mine ers in Canada, I have had the opportunity to monitor this disconnect over the past decade — both in Canada after Vale’s purchase of Inco, a major Canadian mining company, and in Mozambique, where the


Colombia Gold to switch Marmato project from open

2017-10-6  Colombia Gold to switch Marmato project from open pit to underground The first group of illegal miners took over the area late last year, blocking roads and costing Gran Colombia USD 2


How Britain ended its coal addiction

2019-10-1  A special message from MSN: Now is the time to take urgent action to protect our planet. We’re committed to stopping the devastating effects of the climate crisis on people and nature by


Chronology of major tailings dam failures

2019-10-2  tailings dam failure from collapse of an underground mine beneath the slurry impoundment (view details) 250 million gallons (950,000 m 3 ) of coal waste slurry released into local streams About 75 miles (120 km) of rivers and streams turned an irridescent black, causing a fish kill along the Tug Fork of the Big Sandy River and some of its