Mining

Worldsensing Contributions to European Mining Safety Effort

Worldsensing, a global leader for critical monitoring and civil infrastructure through wireless Internet of Things (IoT) technology, has joined mining peers in Leoben, Austria, to discuss the progress in illuMINEation, a major European Commission-funded research and innovation project. The project recognizes Europe’s valuable mineral deposits can only be exploited if very strict legal and environmental …

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Bitcoin Mining Profitability Returns To 2020 Levels, But Why?

Data shows the Bitcoin mining profitability has dropped down to just 2020 levels, here are some reasons behind this trend. Bitcoin Daily Miner Revenues Declined Almost 10% In Last Week Alone As per the latest weekly report from Arcane Research, BTC miners are now making just $17.9 million per day, the lowest since November 2020. …

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World’s Largest ASIC Producer Bitmain Slashes Antminer Bitcoin Mining Rig Prices – Mining Bitcoin News

The world’s largest producer of application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) bitcoin miners, Bitmain Technologies, has revealed the company is offering a discount on Antminer S19 Pro mining rigs. The 100 terahash per second (TH/s) machine is selling for $19 per terahash or $1,900 per unit. The Antminer mining rigs are 80% cheaper than they were five …

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Ocean scientists measure sediment plume stirred up by deep-sea-mining vehicle | MIT News

What will be the impact to the ocean if humans are to mine the deep sea? It’s a question that’s gaining urgency as interest in marine minerals has grown. The ocean’s deep-sea bed is scattered with ancient, potato-sized rocks called “polymetallic nodules” that contain nickel and cobalt — minerals that are in high demand for …

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New Cat 789 truck offers better fuel efficiency and speed

Caterpillar has launched the new Cat 789 mining truck, building on a legacy of proven performance to offer efficiency gains, the next generation of cab comfort and cutting-edge connectivity. Its design offers a weight advantage over the competition to haul more material every load and deliver a cost-per-tonne advantage. A proven performer, high uptime reliability …

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Marine Mining Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size,

New York, Sept. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Marine Mining Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2022-2031” – https://www.reportlinker .com/p06317863/?utm_source=GNW The report provides revenue from the global marine mining market for the period 2017–2031, considering 2021 as the base year and 2031 as …

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Savannah to re-submit Portugal’s lithium project EIA

APA then launched a public consultation on the Barroso project, which showed strong local opposition. This prompted the environmental regulator to ask the company to go through an additional, optional step in the EIA process. It also triggered the departure of chief executive David Archer, who was replaced on an interim basis by Dale Ferguson, …

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CEFC invests in mining clean tech to power low emissions future – pv magazine Australia

The Clean Energy Finance Corporation has committed up to $21 million to unlock and commercialise innovative technology solutions that will help mining operations decarbonise and reposition the sector to capture the benefits of the future low emissions economy. September 21, 2022 CEFC The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) investment into the private equity fund RCF …

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World’s largest battery-electric mine truck heading for commercial availability in 2024

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – The world’s largest battery-electric truck for underground mining is on its way to becoming commercially available in 2024. Sandvik’s 65 t TH665B machine removes between 1 t and 2 t of carbon dioxide (COtwo) a day, along with heat and noise. “When we talk about sustainability and electrifying mining, we focus a …

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Plans for new Redding Pit mining disaster memorial to mark 100 years since deadly incident

A fundraising campaign has been launched to renew a memorial for the men who lost their lives in one of Scotland’s worst mining accidents almost a century ago. Forty men were killed when water flooded No. 23 Pit, in the Braes village of Redding, near Falkirk, on Tuesday, September 25, 1923. Some drowned in the …

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