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Mine Water Management & Treatment

A bit of self promotion.  There is still time to sign up and join us next Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings (PST) for the EduMine course on Mine Waste Management and Treatment.  See this link for details. This is an entirely new course–none of the materials we will present have been presented before.  The reason […]

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Evo Electric Bicycles & Bloggers Punishment

On Saturday I succumbed and bought an electric bicycle.  It is marked Evo-Race and Easy Motion.  I got it from a small store in North Vancouver on Forrester Avenue for about half of what I paid for my five-year old Honda Civic when the lease ran out.  A bargain—the Honda, not the bike. Yesterday I […]

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Uranium Heritage Day by Jeff Latosik

  The city was built on Cambrian rifts, boot-sucking mud, a rush to stake alliances. Now it’s birch, white pine, and alder creaking, a low, flat tailings pond where nothing thrives. Cat’s cradle of a radio tower the only hint that the human hive once buzzed, air-drilling its way from darkness to darkness. Like trees […]

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Ranger Mine Radioactive Spill

Journalists (and bloggers) have discovered that spills are big news.  There is always the element of failure, of human ineptitude, environmental impact, and an aggrieved local ready to state that all future headaches will be attributed to the spill. The most recent i a spill of radioactive fluids at the Ranger Mine in Australia.  Here is part […]

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Heap Leach Webcast & Conference

Today was the first of three sessions of the EduMine webcast on heap leaching.  We continue tomorrow and Wednesday.  The webcast is well attended with people from as far away as the Congo and Brazil and as close as Burnaby, BC just east of Vancouver. If you are not attending, but are interested, there is […]

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The Cost of Mine Tailings Management

It costs between $1 and $40 a ton to build, operate, and close a mine tailings facility.  That is as specific as I was able to be when answering a question today in response to an enquiry from Australia. There is a surprising paucity of data out there on the cost of tailings management.  We […]

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Panoro Minerals Ltd as Best Represented by Luquman Shaheen: A New Peruvian Mining Region?

Yesterday I finished a three-day EduMine webcast on Mining Investment – Understand the Risks.  Today I took my own advice to heart and attended a presentation by Luquman Shaheen of Panoro Minerals Ltd on their projects in Peru.  Should I invest?  Should I advise you to invest?  Should we join Hudbay Minerals who own some seven percent of the […]

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Job Shop Process

In the Job Shop or Jumbled Flow Process, products are made in batches intervail intermittent. Job Shop organize equipment and labor to the Work Center based on the type of work. Mixed flow pattern (jumbled flow pattern) and there are varieties of products. Originally Posted on ArifInfo.

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