August 2021 Vol. 2

TNA- Tailings News Alerts

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


NEWSMAKERS:  * BHP * Brumadinho * COSIA * EPA * ExcelPlas  * Fundão * Geotube™ * Global Synthetics * HMA * MMG * Samarco * TenCate * TNA * TSF * UNSW * Vale * Wood

INDUSTRY NEWS

EPA issues final EIS Guidelines for Assessment for MMG Australia Pty Ltd Tailings Storage Facility
https://epa.tas.gov.au/epa/news/epa-issues-final-eis-guidelines-for-assessment-for-mmg-australia-pty-ltd-tailings-storage-facility

Vale and BHP Asked to Pay Off Samarco’s Full $9.5bn Debt
https://www.mining-technology.com/news/vale-bhp-samarco-debt/

Geotube® Dewatered Tailings Cake: How Dry is Dry? – Blog Bite #1
https://www.tencategeo.asia/en-as/resources/Blog-bites/2021/8/13/Blog-Bite-1:-TenCate-Geotube%c2%ae-Slurry-Dewatering-_-How-Dry-is-Dry$3F

Dynamic Characteristics of Tailings Dam With Geotextile Tubes Under Seismic Load
https://www.degruyter.com/document/doi/10.1515/rams-2021-0046/html

Geosynthetics in Mining & Tailings (Published Webinar and Transcript)
https://globalsynthetics.com.au/event/geosynthetics-in-mining-tailings/
https://globalsynthetics.com.au/webinar-q-a-transcript-geosynthetics-in-mining-tailings/

A Low-Cost Data Acquisition System Monitoring the Unsaturated Pore Pressure Regime in Tailings Dams
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S246806722100050X

Regulator Disciplines Engineers for Mount Polley Mine Tailings Pond Disaster
https://esemag.com/wastewater/regulator-disciplines-engineers-mount-polley-tailings-pond/

Environmental Protection with HDPE Geomembranes in Mining Facility Constructions [PDF]
https://www.mdpi.com/2673-7108/1/2/9/pdf

Upcoming Conference – Tailings and Mine Waste 2021 (7-10th November, 2021)
https://web.cvent.com/event/33994a33-3331-4bcb-8c3f-706a3ccdfb5d/summary

The Impact of Trace Metals in Marine Sediments After a Tailing Dam Failure: the Fundão Dam Case (Brazil)
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12665-021-09817-x

A Brief History of: The Brumadinho Disaster (Documentary)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=he2fkMpJCYg

ReTo Eco-Solutions Completes Basic Engineering Design and Construction of Three-Million-Ton Iron Tailings Project
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/reto-eco-solutions-completes-basic-120000306.html

UNSW Assessing Liquefaction Susceptibility of Tailings
https://www.unsw.edu.au/engineering/student-life/undergraduate-research-opportunities/advertised-taste-research-areas/assessing-liquefaction-susceptibility-tailings

COSIA – MYTHBUSTING: TAILINGS ENVIRONMENTAL PRIORITY AREA
https://www.cosia.ca/blog/mythbusting-tailings-environmental-priority-area

Samarco’s Scandal: a Perspective of Organizational Spirituality and Corporate Social Responsibility
https://www.emerald.com/insight/content/doi/10.1108/IJOA-05-2020-2220/full/html

TAILINGS DAM MONITORING

HMA Showcases its Tailings Dam Monitoring Solutions
https://hmagrp.com/tailings-dam-monitoring/

TAILINGS RECOVERY

An Integrated Value Chain to Iron-Containing Mine Tailings Capitalization by a Combined Process of Magnetic Separation, Microwave Digestion and Microemulsion – Assisted Extraction
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0957582021004298

TAILINGS REUSE

Strength Characteristics of Iron Tailings Blended Soil as a Road Base Material [PDF]
https://www.mdpi.com/2076-3417/11/16/7587/pdf

Potential of Iron Ore Tailings From Solid Waste Conversion to Environmentally Friendly Building Materials Grows Exponentially
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/potential-of-iron-ore-tailings-from-solid-waste-conversion-to-environmentally-friendly-building-materials-grows-exponentially-301357725.html

JOBS

Geotechnical Engineer – Tailings
https://www.careerone.com.au/jobview/geotechnical-engineer-tailings/da78231f-3e3b-4fcf-a033-e4d8c57a4e67

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