August 2020 Vol. 1

TNA- Tailings News Alerts

Up-to-date News and Information on Tailings Dams and Engineered TSF


NEWSMAKERS: * Coffey * ExcelPlas * GHD * Geotube® * Mini-Dredger * Mount Polley * SRK * TenCate * TSF * Vale

Breaking News – Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management Released
https://globaltailingsreview.org/

New Standard on Tailings Management Released (Breaking News)
https://www.amsj.com.au/standard-on-tailing-management-released/

Australian Miners Welcome New Tailings Standard (Breaking News)
https://creamer.everlytic.net/servlet/link/4551/135242/15072011/4551845

Miners Need More Engineers to Meet New Tailings Dam Safety Standard (Breaking News)
https://www.mining.com/web/miners-need-more-engineers-to-meet-new-tailings-dam-safety-standard/

Dewatering Mining Waste using TenCate Geotube® Technology – Case Studies From Around the Globe
https://www.tencategeo.asia/en-as/resources/presentations-on-mining-case-studies

Vale Recorded Webinar – Future of Tailings – Webinar – 22 June.mp4
https://www.dropbox.com/s/vjkn5nutcdi06xr/Future%20of%20Tailings%20-%20Webinar%20-%2022%20June.mp4?dl=0

Vale Webinar Presentation PDF – Future_Of_Tailings_Vale_Stratalis_20200722.pdf
https://www.dropbox.com/s/2gngdnst6rxhobt/Future_Of_Tailings_Vale_Stratalis_20200722.pdf?dl=0

Lessons Learned from the Mount Polley Disaster
https://biv.com/article/2020/08/lessons-learned-mount-polley-disaster

Mount Polley Tailings Pond Remediation, Six Years Later
https://www.mining.com/mount-polley-tailings-pond-remediation-six-years-later/

Australian-Made Remote-Controlled Mini-Dredger for Tailings Removal – Mongolian Gold Mine Tailings Dam – CASE STUDY
https://youtu.be/haXL06hleFc

Global Tailings Dam Standards Rest on Voluntary Compliance
https://www.ktoo.org/2020/08/07/global-tailings-dam-standards-rest-on-voluntary-compliance/

Miners Look to Alternative Solutions to Monitor Tailings During Pandemic
https://www.decipher.com.au/blog/tailings/miners-look-to-alternative-solutions-to-monitor-tailings-during-pandemic

How We Approach Tailings Management at Tanjianshan Gold Mine
It has a maximum height of about 40 metres, and is double-lined with a geo-membrane layer and a high-density polyethylene liner. 
https://blog.eldoradogold.com/how-we-approach-tailings-management-at-tanjianshan/

Rapid Tailings Analysis Service – Characterization of Tailings and Sediments by Microscopy, PS and XRD
https://www.excelplas.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Excelplas-A4-Brochure-4pp-Sediment-Sampling-NTs.pdf

GHD Hiring Senior Technical Director – Tailings (Peth, WA)
https://au.linkedin.com/jobs/view/senior-technical-director-tailings-at-ghd-1944182759

Coffey Seeking Senior/Associate Geotechnical Engineer for Tailings Dams – Brisbane
https://careers.coffey.com/en/job/498430/seniorassociate-geotechnical-engineer-brisbane

Recent Release of Victorian Mine Closure Review
https://www.audit.vic.gov.au/report/rehabilitating-mines?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=05.08.2020+Post-tabling+subscribers%2Fmedia&utm_content=Rehabilitating+Mines+Audit+Report&utm_source=www.vision6.com.au

Upstream Tailings Dam – Liquefaction (Thesis)
https://researchrepository.wvu.edu/etd/7761/


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