Mining minerals

Industrial minerals company invests $176 million in battery materials plant

Welcome to Thomas Insights – every day we post the latest news and analysis to keep our readers up to date with what’s happening in the industry. Sign up here to get the day’s top stories straight to your inbox. A Louisiana industrial campus plans to dramatically expand operations to supply vital battery materials to […]

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UNITED STATES LIME & MINERALS INC MANAGEMENT’S DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS OF FINANCIAL CONDITION AND RESULTS OF OPERATIONS. (Form 10-K)

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS. Any statements contained in this Report that are not statements of historical fact are forward-looking statements as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements in this Report, including without limitation statements relating to the Company’s plans, strategies, objectives, expectations, intentions, and adequacy of resources, are identified by such […]

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Minerals Crucial for Clean Energy Transition Among Ukraine War Ripple Effects

The venerable commodity trading business, already in the news for COVID supply chain impacts, has moved to center stage with the war in Ukraine. The impacts of the Russian invasion could ripple through manufacturing of all kinds, especially the clean energy transition we need to meet climate goals. REMARK In the first week of fighting, […]

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Lapointe: An electrified world needs Sudbury’s minerals more than ever

US Geological Survey names nickel and zinc on its list of critical minerals Very quietly last November, the United States Geological Survey added nickel and zinc to the list of this country’s critical minerals, or minerals essential to the economic and national security of the United States and its supply chain. Adding nickel and zinc […]

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BHP Billiton, Consolidated Minerals, ERAMET, Vale, MOIL, Sibelco, Assmang – ZNews Africa

Global Manganese Mining Market 2021 by Player, Region, Type, Application and Sales Channel, Forecast 2022-2030 shares a versatile overview of the market scenario including the current and future state of the market. The report provides content on emerging trends and market dynamics with respect to drivers, opportunities and challenges. The report highlights the assessment of […]

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Scripting Software Market Size, Scope and Forecast

New Jersey, United States,- A recent report titled Scripting Software Market by Verified Market Research highlights industry dynamics, current and future trends that play a key role in determining business expansion. The report also highlights the key driving factors and restraints impacting the growth. For a comprehensive understanding, the experts have reviewed the regulatory scenario, […]

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More than 1,000 copper miners at Teck Resources in British Columbia vote on wage reduction contract proposal

More than 1,000 miners at the Teck Resources Highland Valley Copper (HVC) surface mine southwest of Kamloops, B.C., began voting on Tuesday on nonbinding recommendations suggested by provincial mediators the week last. The workers, members of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 7619, have been working without a contract since September 2021. The ombudsman’s recommendations amount to […]

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Businesses see rising labor shortages and wage pressures – Bank of Canada poll

Reuters Monday, January 17, 2022 11:09 a.m. OTTAWA, Jan 17 (Reuters) – Canadian businesses are seeing labor shortages intensify and pressure on wages mount, with strong demand growth and supply chain constraints putting pressure on the rise in prices, according to a regular survey by the Bank of […]

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Project Loot returns script to NFTs – TechCrunch

Editor’s note: Kyle Russell is the founder of Playbyte, a startup that creates an app that lets users create games on their phone. Last Friday, Dom Hofmann tweeted the launch of Loot, one of his new projects focusing on games and game creation through the lens of NFTs: If “NFT”, “gas”, and “strike” sound unintelligible, […]

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Home-mining Crypto Chia Triggers Hard Drive Shortage Ahead of Commercial Debut

In short Hard drive prices have soared in Asia as miners prepare to transact in the “space proof” cryptocurrency Chia. The cryptocurrency, created by BitTorrent founder Bram Cohen, uses a new consensus mechanism based on storage capacity. Miners plan to transact in “proof-of-space” crypto designed as an eco-friendly alternative to Bitcoin sparked a rush on […]

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Practical applications of digitization in the mining, minerals and metals sector

According to the World Economic Forum, digitalization in the mining, minerals and metals industries has the potential to generate more than $425 billion in value for shareholders, customers and the environment by 2025. Much of this value will come in the form of operational efficiency, increased productivity, faster decision-making and increased safety. However, capitalizing on […]

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Apple promises to stop mining minerals to make iPhones – not sure how yet

Apple has one of the most aggressive sustainability and recycling programs in tech, but it still extracts lots of metals and toxic rare earths from the ground to make iPhones, iPads, MacBooks and other products. That’s about to change. The company is set to announce an unprecedented new goal for the tech industry to “completely […]