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Chilean Copper Market

Chilean Copper Market

Among the 3 top countries mining copper, Chile stands as the biggest producer worldwide. With millions of tonnes mined annually, the South American country hosts approximately 200 million tonnes of copper. Some of the largest copper mines in Chile are Escondida,...

Top Commodities in the Mining Industry in Mexico

Top Commodities in the Mining Industry in Mexico

Mexico is one of the top countries in which the mining industry plays a huge role in the country’s financial development. Its history of abundant minerals and exploration projects proves that it has a strong mining culture. With the accessibility to newer...

Long Hole Mining Method Modeling

Long Hole Mining Method Modeling

A quick google search about this topic leads to results such as: long holes sublevel stoping, transverse longhole stoping, long hole shrinkage stoping method, sublevel open stoping, and others. All these results resume to Shrinkage stoping and long hole stoping which...

Creating Drifts for Cut and Fill Mining Method

Creating Drifts for Cut and Fill Mining Method

The back and fill mining method is one of the most selective underground mining methods. It is highly selective and profitable, especially implemented when it comes to vertical veins that change constantly in direction. With Promine you will quickly create 3D models...

The importance of predicting dilution

The importance of predicting dilution

In a globally competitive market such as the mining sector, dilution estimation plays one of the most important roles, directly affecting the economy of the different projects. However, to understand why this estimation is so important, let's first define the term...

Mining software & drift modeling

Mining software & drift modeling

In the mining industry,planning is a key factor for success. In today’s age it is absolutely fundamentalfor mine sites to operate and plan their future developments with software. From the very beginning of the exploration to the closure of a mine. Mine sites that...

Attractive Copper Project raises $200 million in funds

Attractive Copper Project raises $200 million in funds

Everyone in the market right now has its eyes on copper prices ever since its recent high rise in years, to over $3.70 per pound. It is speculated that this recent surge in prices has to do with the metal’s high demand for future technology used in renewable...

Future looks bright for green mining

Future looks bright for green mining

As more and more governments are trying to comply with the Paris Agreements goals, it is expected to see incentives to reduce carbon emissions in the mining industry in EU countries, the UK and Canada. Mining companies aim to reduce their emissions by investing in...