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Following a merger in 2008 Sims Metal Management became the world’s largest listed metal recycling company. However, that spelled one of the most trying periods in the company’s 100-year history as the steel industry collapsed and global prices fell through the floor. The company had a negative...

Goodline is the locally-owned company that supports Australia’s mining industry through providing some of the country’s highest quality construction and maintenance services. Established by John Kennedy in 1999, Goodline has grown to become an integral part of the country’s biggest and most-productive mines. Operating out...

Mining services providers have been forced to strip back to the bare requirements in recent years as the global mining downturn has driven down costs across the industry. Indodrill and its competitors have had to implement efficiencies, cut down the workforce and maintain the level...

Since Greenland gained autonomy over its mineral resource policy from Denmark in a 2009 referendum the country has experienced a sea change in its mining and exploration landscape. As Greenland opened itself to global mining companies it has become host a wealth of mineral projects...

Following the Paris climate change agreement and a global effort to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, magnesium and magnesium alloy production, which historically has been a heavy contributor to pollution, is experiencing a fundamental shift as consumers increasingly demand an environmentally sound product. For the last...

Built on a merger of Dia Bras Metals and Minera Corona, Sierra Metals (TSX:SMT) is now perfectly positioned to capitalise on its assets in Mexico and Peru. The multi-commodity company has three mines in commercial production, Yauricocha in Peru producing silver, lead, zinc, copper and gold, the Bolivar mine in Mexico generating copper, silver and gold and also in Mexico the silver-lead Cusi mine.